Pools Set to Open for Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is almost here and that means local pools will be opening. City Administrator Rick Childress says St. Clair’s new spray park opened today. Washington will open their pool tomorrow. The pool is open from 12:30 to 8. The start of swimming season at Unions pool is still up in the air, depending on whether the water warms up in time for its Memorial Day opening. That pool is open from noon to 6. The Missouri Department of Natural Resources reports that most of the state beaches will be also open this weekend.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 2 min ago

The Union/Festus Soccer game this evening has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, October 13th.