Anna Houston

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Anna Houston with the Union Track and Field Team. Anna placed at state in the pole vault her sophomore season. She no longer competes in the vault and has moved on to the hurdles, long jump and triple jump. Anna garnered 38 points in the Four Rivers Conference Track Meet in Owensville leading her team to the conference title. She was named the Four Rivers Conference Athlete of the Season. Anna plans to run track in college and while she has narrowed her choices on a school, she hasn't made a final decision. Anna is also an honor roll student.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 12 hours 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

1 week 8 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

10 hours 17 min ago

The Cardinals are off today before the Dodgers come to town for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night. John Lackey will start the opener for St. Louis. He's 2-and-3 with a 3.18 ERA. Los Angeles sends Mike Bolsinger to the mound. He's 3-and-0 with a 0.71 ERA.