Sullivan Smash and Grab

Sullivan police are asking for the public’s help following a smash and grab crime spree. Early Tuesday morning, the Sullivan Police Department responded to the Wilcox Jewelry store located on West Main Street after the owner had arrived and discovered a front window had been broken out and several items were stolen. About 20 minutes later, police discovered a window broken out and 8 guitars stolen from the Westgate Music store located a few blocks away on North Clark Street. While responding to that theft, another front window was found broken out at the nearby Reboot Computers and More computer store on East Euclid Street where 5 laptops were stolen. Evidence was located at the various scenes and surveillance video is being reviewed by investigators. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sullivan Police Department.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 6 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 30 min 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.