Hall's Pharmacy robbed

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an armed robbery at Hall’s Pharmacy in Krakow. Officials say it happened at 1:45pm on August 28,2012. A man walked into the pharmacy caring a bag, stating he had a weapon; however, a weapon was never displayed. The man demanded narcotics and fled in a blue sports car driving down Country Club Road. The man is described as being in his 20s or 30s, 5’10, and having a stocky or muscular build. He was wearing light shorts and a Mizzou hat at the time of the robbery. Investigators are also looking into the possibility that a second suspect may have been involved. Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 636-583-2560.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 3 min ago

Local Senior Legion teams are getting ready for the trip to the 2015 Blue Springs Woodbat Tournament. Washington, Union and St. Charles will compete in the event which will run Wednesday through Sunday at the Hidden Valley Athletic Complex.