Republican Party is Pulling Out Some Big Guns to Help Attorney General Candidate Ed Martin

The Republican Party is pulling out some big guns to help attorney general candidate Ed Martin. Florida senator Marco Rubio appeared at a private fundraiser in St. Louis during the week of September 17, 2012. On September 24, 2012 Governor Rick Perry of Texas will appear at a business roundtable in Columbia in support of Martin. In addition, the political non-profit, the American Future Fund is pouring $250,000 into Martin’s Campaign to purchase TV advertising. Martin is trying to unseat incumbent Democrat Attorney General Chris Koster in the November election.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

16 hours 14 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.