Local High School Basketball-Monday, December 3

Boys...
Hermann defeated Linn 62-52. Craig Winkelmann scored 20 for the Bearcats.

Owensville downed Belle 44-38

Girls...
Union posted a 53-39 win over Northwest. Rachel Bassett and Bethany Coons scored 13 points apiece.

New Haven beat washington 40-32. Rachel Steinhoff scored 17 and Kayla Meyer added nine for the Lady Shamrocks.

St. James over Dixon 66-54 with MJ Buschmann scoring 21 points while pulling down nine rebounds.

Owensville downed Steelville 37-32

Sullivan over Waynsville 60-38

Hermann 72 Linn 41

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 2 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

16 sec ago

After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.