Johnson Wins Coca-Cola 600

Jimmie Johnson won at Charlotte Motor Speedway for a record seventh time after passing Matt Kenseth for the lead with nine laps to go in Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600. Johnson claimed his first victory of the 2014 season. He started on the pole and led a race-high 164 laps. Kevin Harvick finished second while Kenseth ended up placing third. Harvick had won two of the last three 600-mile races in Concord. Carl Edwards and Jamie McMurray rounded out the top-five. Kurt Busch finished 40th after engine failure following his sixth-place finish in the Indy 500.


6 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Middle Blocker Amanda Vollmer of the Washington Blue Jays. She helped the team capture the championship of the 60th Annnual Hermann Tournament with a two set win over St. Francis Borgia last week. Amanda described the title win as the highlight of her high school career to this point. She will play volleyball at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, where she will study nursing.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.



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Softball-GAC Showcase at Lindenwood University in St. Charles
Warrenton 11 Francis Howell Central 0

St. Clair Tournament...
St. Clair hosted Orchard Farm, St. James, Pacific, Union and Warrenton.
Championship-Pacific defeated Orchard Farm 25-20 25-23
Third Place-Warrenton beat Union in three sets.
The All Tournament team will be announced Monday