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

1 day 17 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

13 hours 7 min 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 45 min ago

The Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament resumes with three games...
C-R/Rockwood Summit-Cancelled
Washington vs. Soldan at 6:30
Borgia vs. Union at 8:00.
The Washington/Soldan and Borgia/Union games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Boys...
St. James at Fatima
Owensville at Newburg

Girls...
St. Clair at Washington
Sullivan at Jefferson City