Police End Three Week Chase

The Franklin County Sheriff's Department, the Highway Patrol and the Narcotics Unit were all called to bring in two suspects that have been on the run for the past 3 weeks. 29 year old Robert Cannon and 20 year old Bridget LaChance were both wanted on felony warrants until they were taken into custody last night. The Sheriff’s Department and Highway Patrol became involved when Cannon made threats to the Bail Bondsman who was pursuing the two suspects. Cannon and LaChance had eluded the bondsman a few times before threatening to shoot him in the face. The suspects were tracked to Beaufort, and upon seeing police, took off in a vehicle but got stuck in a wooded area shortly after. Cannon Fled on Foot but was taken into custody. Methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were found in the vehicle. both suspects were transported to the Franklin County Jail.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 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

7 hours 57 sec ago

Ben Stephens pitched into the ninth inning leading Warrenton to a 5-0 win over Washington at Ronsick Field. Stephens struck out 10 and walked three before leaving the game. Washington loaded the bases in the ninth, but the game was called when heavy rain and lightning moved in. Warrenton scored single runs in the first, sixth, and seventh and added two insurance runs in the ninth.