Union Man Robs Teens at Gunpoint

Union Police have a suspect in custody who allegedly robbed three teens at gun point at the MotoMart in Union. According to Union Police Chief Norm Brune, the robbery took place at 8:20 last night when the 35 year old Union Man approached three 16 year olds sitting in a vehicle, displayed a hand gun, and demanded their money and cell phones. Police used surveillance camera footage to identify the suspect and his license plate number and found him near a residence off highway UU around 4:00 this morning. Union Police were assisted by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 hours 31 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

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

4 hours 57 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.