Gas Theft Leads to Police Investigation

After a gas stealing incident over the weekend of January 5th, a police investigation is underway. A 45-year-old man from Fairdealing, from Missouri pumped $40 of gas into a red firebird at the Mobil gas station in Union and left without paying. Union Police viewed surveillance video to get the suspects license plate. Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies located the vehicle near Highway 50 and Highway AT, but it displayed a different license plate. The license plate used at the time was located hidden in the vehicle. Union police are investigating other thefts that the driver may have been involved in. his name is being withheld pending the investigation.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 7 hours ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 58 sec ago

No. 17 Missouri is going back to the SEC championship. The Tigers scored 18 unanswered points and forced a late turnover to secure a 21-14 win over Arkansas. Missouri, which has won six games in a row, returns to the SEC title game for the second straight season.