Local High School Basketball Scoreboard, Thursday, December 6

Boys...
Washington got back on the rails with a 66-46 win over Timberland. The Jays are back above the .500 mark at 3-2.

St. James defeated Steelville 66-21. Jack Mueller scored 17 for the Tigers

Warrenton pulled away late in a 55-47 win over Union

Girls...
New Haven beat up on South Callaway 50-29. Megan Shockley led all scorers with 13 points.

Rolla downed Pacific 57-52

Owensville topped Chamois 45-38

St. James over Blair Oaks 56-31. Hannah Perona led the Lady Tigers with 13 points. Ashlee Marlatt added a dozen.

Hermann beat Washington 55-36. The Lady Jays were led by Paige Carpenter with 10 points.

Wrestling...
Holt 53 Washington 29.

Union posted two more wins, 48-24 over Fort Zumwalt East and 48-24 over Winfield. The Wildcats improve to 4-1 in duals.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 23 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 1 day 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Boys Basketball...
The Union Tournament resumes with two first round games this evening...
Borgia 82 Union 61. Spencer Juergens led Borgia with 18 points. Walt Eckelkamp pumped in 17. The Knights improve to 11-4. Nick Ziegler paced Union with 18. Ethan Hughes added 13 as the Wildcats dipped to 4-11