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 1 hour 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 20 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

2 hours 30 min ago

The Union Post 297 Juniors beat Sullivan Post 18 10-3 last night. Logan West was the winning pitcher in relief and Connor Fitzhugh had two hits and three batted in.

Coming up tonight in Senior Legion action, Washington will host Warrenton at Ronsick Field. Game time is 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.