Sullivan Man Arrested for Shooting at his Son

A Sullivan man is behind bars after attempting to shoot his son. The incident occurred on the 4000 block of Highway H, north of Sullivan at around noon on Sunday. 48 year old Floyd Huskey had allegedly threatened to shoot incoming Deputies as well as himself. Deputies began establishing containment of the area and activated the SWAT team to respond. While police were closing in, they learned that a family member of Huskey had picked him up prior to the Deputies arrival on-scene. The family member drove the suspect to the Sullivan Police Department, where he surrendered. Floyd Huskey was arrested and transported to the Franklin County Jail. He has been charged with first degree domestic assault. Bond has been set at $50,000.00.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 12 hours ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 34 min ago

Baseball...
Union 11 Owensville 1. Trey Fink with a complete game, 9-K 2W

Sullivan 6 Hermann 0. Jake Lochner pitches a complete game with 16-K

New Haven 5 St. Clair 4

Pacific 5 St. James 4. Tanner Brown wins it with a walk off single

Soccer...
Union 10 North County 0

Washington defeated Fort Zumwalt South on penalty kicks

Sullivan 10 St.James 0. Sullivan moves to 10-4 on the season.