Union Police Continue Assault Investigation

The Union Police Department continues to investigate the assault of a Sally’s Mane Shop employee. The woman called police Sunday Afternoon claiming she was assaulted by a man named Vinney. He is described as a while male, about 40 years old, approximately 6 feet 4 inches with a stocky build. He had brown hair with a goatee, wearing a cream colored Polo shirt, tight faded jeans and old cowboy boots. Vinney had a tattoo on his right forearm with words indicating his profession, possibly "Iron worker". He left the area in a late 2000 black Jeep Cherokee with no discernible markings. Union Police Chief Norm Brune says they have several leads and a possible person of interest in the case but continues to ask for the public’s help finding the man. If you have any information pertaining to the investigation please call the Union Police Department at 636-583-3700.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 hour 32 sec ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.