Republican Party is Pulling Out Some Big Guns to Help Attorney General Candidate Ed Martin

The Republican Party is pulling out some big guns to help attorney general candidate Ed Martin. Florida senator Marco Rubio appeared at a private fundraiser in St. Louis during the week of September 17, 2012. On September 24, 2012 Governor Rick Perry of Texas will appear at a business roundtable in Columbia in support of Martin. In addition, the political non-profit, the American Future Fund is pouring $250,000 into Martin’s Campaign to purchase TV advertising. Martin is trying to unseat incumbent Democrat Attorney General Chris Koster in the November election.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 6 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 19 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas