Close Call For Union Officer

A Union police officer had a close call over the weekend. Officer Parker had just finished conducting a traffic stop on Highway 50 east of Highway 47 when he noticed a vehicle cross over the white shoulder line in his rear view mirror. The vehicle, driven by a 46 year old Union woman, was headed right for the rear of his patrol car. At the last second the vehicle pulled back into the driving lane-narrowly missing officers Parkers car. The Union woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated and was found to be well over the legal limit.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 11 hours 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

30 min 3 sec ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas