Sullivan Man Hits Pregnant Girlfriend With Car

Sullivan police arrested a man Monday night for hitting his pregnant girlfriend with his car. Sullivan police were called to the Super 8 hotel where they learned 21 year old David Bullock was fighting with his girlfriend, Tori Fangers, both from Sullivan. Witness saw Bullock drive his Mercury Cougar toward Fangers at a high rate of speed. Fangers was struck, thrown into the air over the top of the car and landed on the pavement. Bullock then attempted to back over her but missed. Tori Fangers was flown, via helicopter to Barnes Hospital with serious injuries. She is currently four months pregnant. David Lee Bullock was arrested at the scene and is now facing charges of domestic assault, armed criminal action, driving a motor vehicle while revoked, and failing to register a motor vehicle with DOR. Bond was set at $50,000.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 2 min ago

The Washington Seniors are in Sedalia for the state tournament. Post 218 will begin play with a match-up against Manchester at 7:00 this evening. Washington is 33-3 on the season under Manager Mike Gardner. Manchester is 18-7. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220. The other game has Hillcrest going up against Fike-Post 499 from Blue Springs at 4:00.