High School Sports-Thursday, September 5

Softball...
Washington at Union in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. Tape delayed broadcast is set for 7:00 on AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Borgia hosts St. Clair
New Haven hosts Cuba
Holt at Sullivan
Hermann at Bourbon
St. James at Vienna

Volleyball...
Warrenton at Orchard Farm
Washington at Fort Zumwalt East
St. Clair at Potosi
Union at Battle High School in Columbia
Owensville at Linn
Pacific at Salem
Jefferson City at Hermann

Soccer...
Fort Zumwalt North Tournament...
Warrenton vs. St. Charles 3:45
Northwest Tournament...
Washington vs. Northwest 7:00
Elsewhere...
Borgia hosts Fatima
St. Clair at Montgomery County

Girls Golf...
Borgia will host Duchesne at the Franklin County Country Club

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

FRANKLIN COUNTY NEEDS A POOL - 01/14/2015 - 11:40am
THE CLICK CLACK EFFECT - 12/31/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 18 sec ago

Saint Louis erased a nine-point second half deficit and had a shot to win it late, but fell 60-56 against UMass Saturday in a thrilling Atlantic 10 Conference game at Chaifetz Arena. It was the fourth loss in a row for the Billikens, who fall to 9-12 overall and 1-7 in league play. UMass improves to 12-9 overall and 5-3 in the A-10. The Billikens had the ball down by two with the shot clock off.