St. Louis and Pacific Teens Kill 87 Year Old Woman

Two teens, one from St. Louis and one from Pacific are facing numerous charges after a car chase leaves one person dead and two others injured. Police were looking for 18 year old William Gallagher and the 16 year old Pacific girl when the two suspects were spotted in St. Louis Tuesday afternoon. Franklin County deputies have been looking for the pacific teen for some time. According to St. Louis police, Gallagher fled a traffic stop before hitting a car with three people inside, including an 87-year-old woman identified as Virginia Bedrosian. The suspect then attempted to escape on foot, but was captured by police after a short pursuit in the area. The 16-year-old girl was also arrested at the scene. She was taken to the hospital then transferred over to juvenile authorities.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 hours 11 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 6 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 1 min ago

Class 4 District 9 at Sullivan...
Girls opening round...
Union vs. Owensville at 6:00
St. Clair vs. Pacific at 7:30

Class 5 District 8 at Washington...
Girls opening round...
Parkway Central vs. Lafayette at 6:00
Boys opening round...
Washington vs. Eureka at 7:30

Class 4 District 8 at Kirksville...
Boys first round...
Warrenton vs. Kirksville at 9:00