Local High School Basketball-Friday, January 10

Boys...
Rolla 70 Union 45. Caleb Copeland scored 19 to lead Rolla. Nick Ziegler poured in 17 for Union with Brian Borgmann adding 10.

St. James 75 Dixon 37

New Haven 61 Bourbon 43

Borgia 68 St. Mary's 53

Washington 76 Holt 53 All proceeds from the game will go to Coaches vs. Cancer.

Owensville Tournament...
Championship Semifinals at the High School...
Pacific 79 Linn 51
Sullivan 56 Salem 27
Consolation Semifinals at the Elementary School...
Hermann 53 Steelville 42
Cuba 67 Owensville 31

Clopton Tournament-Consolation Semifinal...
Warrenton 61 Wellsville 50. Ron Richardson finished with 34 points for the Warriors. Craig Vardiman pulled down 27 rebounds.

Girls...
Borgia 53 Rosati Kain 29

St. Charles 54 Warrenton 45. Jenny Jansen scored 22 for Warrenton. St. Charles was led by Gabby Walker with 16.

Wrestling...
Washington is in first place in the GAC Championships going in the second and final day at Fort Zumwalt North High School.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

22 hours 19 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron has made 96 saves through 19-games this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 18 hours ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

THE BLACK & WHITE ISSUES OF FERGUSON - 10/13/2014 - 11:06am
STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

17 hours 35 min ago

As the Falcons finish up the regular season the team is looking to make their mark in the record books by erasing a tough start to climb above the .500 mark for the first time all year. The Falcons knocked off Missouri Baptist JV 2-1 to elevate their season record to 8-7-1. A tale of two seasons has East Central College winning seven of their last eight matches. Jake Erwin and AJ Bannister were able to score for the Falcons in the victory.