Franklin County Sherriff's Office Holds Checkpoints

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office held sobriety checkpoints over the weekend of September 14th-16th. The locations of the checkpoints were at the intersection of Highway 100 and Coleman and the intersection of Highway 100 and Highway MM. The deputies arrested three people for DWI’S, two minors in possession of alcohol, three suspended licenses, and two fugitives were arrested. There was one drug arrest and 65 warrants were issued. Funding for the checkpoints comes from the Missouri Department of Transportation.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

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SPORTS CORNER

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The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.