New Team Track Will Be Up and Running in October in the John Feltman Industrial Park

Washington city officials say the new team track will be up and running in October in the John Feltman Industrial Park. Mayor Sandy Lucy says the team track, also known as a rail spur, will provide expanding and new manufactures of large products a viable shipping alternatives and will help to diversity the region’s economic base. The estimated cost is about four-million dollars with grant funding covering roughly three million. Money from the half cent sales tax for capital improvements will cover the balance.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

23 hours 13 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Garrett Leimkuehler, Sophomore Quarterback for the Hermann Bearcats. Garrett has completed 58% of his passes, 22 of 38 for 441 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions. He has also carried the ball 36 times for 371 yards for 13 touchdowns and he is averaging more than 10 yards per carry.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 20 hours ago

On Saturday, September 6, our family lost a dear friend to a car accident. Listeners know her as Lexi the Impulse Puppy. It surprised us a bit just how much the loss struck us--a tribute to just how much that dog loved us--and just how much we loved that dog. Dogs are not the same as people, but they certainly tap into the very best of us.

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IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
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SPORTS CORNER

42 sec ago

Rams wide receiver Tavon Austin is dealing with an injured right knee. He was hurt on the final play before a second-quarter lightning delay Sunday at Tampa Bay and did not return. Austin had an MRI on Monday. His status for this Sunday's home game against Dallas is uncertain.