Sullivan Man Arrested for Shooting at his Son

A Sullivan man is behind bars after attempting to shoot his son. The incident occurred on the 4000 block of Highway H, north of Sullivan at around noon on Sunday. 48 year old Floyd Huskey had allegedly threatened to shoot incoming Deputies as well as himself. Deputies began establishing containment of the area and activated the SWAT team to respond. While police were closing in, they learned that a family member of Huskey had picked him up prior to the Deputies arrival on-scene. The family member drove the suspect to the Sullivan Police Department, where he surrendered. Floyd Huskey was arrested and transported to the Franklin County Jail. He has been charged with first degree domestic assault. Bond has been set at $50,000.00.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Kyle Ruediger from New Haven High School. At the plate, Kyle has a team leading .486 average with 14 rbi, two triples and six doubles. He has struck out just five times while drawing 11 walks. Kyle has seven stolen bases on the year. He plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 hours 30 sec ago

Technology and the ease of social media and communications has transformed all of our lives. Like every other dichotomy of life, this can be a good thing or a bad thing. Regardless, we live in a far more impulsive, instantaneous, information overload society than we ever could have envisioned decades ago--even a few years ago.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 48 sec ago

Baseball...
Borgia hosts St. Dominic in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. First pitch is 4:30. Tape delayed broadcast 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Washington hosts Fort Zumwalt South at Ronsick Field
Herculaneum at St. Clair

Golf...
Washington will host the Class 4 District 3 Tournament at Wolf Hollow...