Suspects in Custody for Union Break-ins

The Union Police Department has three suspects in custody after taking at least 8 reports of car break-ins over the past few days. Authorities says the two 18 year olds and a 15 year old suspect were taken into custody on Monday after a resident of Michelle Drive saw them stealing from vehicles. Police located a large amount of stolen items in the suspect’s vehicle. Police say all the reports came from owners of vehicles on the south side of Highway 50 in Union. Charges are pending against the suspects while police wait for more victims to come forward to claim stolen property. Police say that the vehicles were not locked and no windows were broken.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

17 hours 38 min 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

5 days 13 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

17 hours 43 min ago

The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.