Kirstie Leslie

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Kirstie Leslie with the Washington Track and Field Team. Leslie had a good weekend at the State Meet in Jefferson City taking Fourth in the Pole Vault, Fifth in the Long Jump and Sixth in the Triple Jump. Leslie completes her Washington High School career as an 11-time GAC Champion, 11 time All-District selection, nine-time State Qualifier and four-time All-State Athlete. Kirstie will run track on a scholarship to Missouri State University in Springfield. She is at the top of her class with a 3.95 GPA and plans to go into Pre-Med.

Photo provided by the Washington Missourian

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 days ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

19 hours 38 min ago

Girls Basketball...
Inaugural Washington Girls Tournament...
Consolation Semifinals...
Union vs. Pacific at 4:00
Liberty vs. Lutheran South at 5:30
Championship Semifinals...
Warrenton vs. Holt at 7:00
Washington vs. St. Clair at 8:30. Broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.