Major Flooding

The National Weather Service and Local Officials are monitoring the flooding potential in the area. The Missouri River is rising quickly and is scheduled to crest at 30.3 ft on Sunday, June 2nd. This would make Missouri Highway 47 impassable near the Augusta Bottom Road, in Warren County. It would also cause flooding at Lake Creek Bridge near Missouri Highway 94 in Dutzow. Travel will be impacted for many local citizens so plan accordingly.Never try to cross water covered bridges or low water crossings. Never try to cross a flowing stream, even a small one. If there are any further questions regarding the subject, please contact the Franklin County Emergency Management Agency at 636-583-1679 or in the event of an emergency, contact 911.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 29 sec ago

Seniors
Washington at Union for a 9th District match-up. Game time is 5:00. We'll join the game in progress at 5:45 on KLPW-AM 1220.

Junior
Washington will host Warrenton in a doubleheader. Due to a conflict with the Washington Little League, game one will be at Borgia Regional High School at 6:00 with game two at Ronsick Field at 8:30.