Local High School Basketball-Tuesday, February 12

Boys...
Fort Zumwalt South 47 Washington 34. The Bulldogs were led by Preston Whitfield with 17 points, while the Jays received 15 from Ronnie Suggs. Washington drops to 15-9 overall and 3-4 in the GAC Central while Fort Zumwalt South improves to 17-5 and 6-1.

Elsewhere...

St. Clair is guarenteed at least a share of the Four Rivers Conference title with a 53-43 win over New Haven. The Bulldogs remain unbeaten in league play at 6-0 with one conference game left at Pacific Friday night.

St. James 75 Owensville 53

St. Charles West 70 Warrenton 41

Pacific 57 Hermann 36

Sullivan 52 Union 43

Girls...
St. Charles West 56 Warrenton 31

Pacific 47 Eureka 42

Borgia 64 DuBourg 44. The Lady Knights have a solid hold on first place in the AAA Large School Conference with a 6-1 record and can win it outright with a victory over St. Dominic Wednesday night.

Washington 43 Fort Zumwalt South 29. Courtney Kedroski paced the Lady Jays with 13 points. The Lady Jays remain in first place in the GAC Central with two league games left on the schedule against Holt and Fort Zumwalt East.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 12 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 6 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 1 min ago

Alex Steen had two goals and an assist to guide the St. Louis Blues in a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Sunday. Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and an assist, Dmitrij Jaskin lit the lamp, and T.J. Oshie added three assists for the Blues, who have