Sullivan Man Killed During the Early Morning on Saturday November 3, 2012

A Sullivan man was killed during the early morning on Saturday November 3, 2012 after he was hit an oncoming tractor-trailer and overturned. The State Highway Patrol says that 50-year-old John O’Neal was driving the wrong way on west-bound I-44. An oncoming tractor-trailer tried to avoid O’Neal by driving off the right side of the road. O’Neal’s Buick Century hit the trailer of the 18-wheeler. O’Neal was thrown form his car and pronounced dead at the scene around 1:30AM. Another tractor-trailer also tried to avoid the wreck by driving off the right side of the interstate. All three vehicles overturned. O’Neal wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball....
Washington travels to Elsberry. Game time is 6:00 and it will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.