Carpenter's Career In Jeopardy

Chris Carpenter likely won't pitch for the Cardinals this season due to a nerve injury that kept him out most of last year. He reportedly has renewed numbness and bruising in his right shoulder and hand. Some say his career may be over. The 37-year-old will get an additional medical evaluation, but Cardinals G.M. John Mozeliak says the team is moving on without him.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 13 hours ago

Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

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SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 40 min ago

The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.