Stanton Man Arrested for Assault

An assault in Franklin County over the weekend lands a Stanton man in jail. County deputies determined that several people were visiting at the residence on the 700 block of Hammer Stone Place near Stanton when an argument began. At one point, one individual was struck on the side of the face with an object causing a laceration to his face. He was transported by Sullivan Ambulance to Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan with non-life threatening injuries. A 41 year old Stanton man was arrested for investigation of assault.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 10 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

4 days 8 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

1 day 21 hours 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