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

2 days 54 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

20 hours 40 min ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 19 min ago

The Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament resumes with three games...
C-R/Rockwood Summit-Cancelled
Washington vs. Soldan at 6:30
Borgia vs. Union at 8:00.
The Washington/Soldan and Borgia/Union games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Boys...
St. James at Fatima
Owensville at Newburg

Girls...
St. Clair at Washington
Sullivan at Jefferson City