Local High School Football Jamboree Schedule-Friday, August 15

Borgia will host Washington, Cardinal Ritter, and Miller Career Academy.

Union, Timberland and Fort Zumwalt South will visit Parkway Central.

St. Clair will host Poplar Bluff, Ritenour and Rolla. Admission will be one canned good per person to benefit the local food pantry.

Pacific, St. James and Salem will visit Sullivan.

Hermann will host Montgomery County and Cuba.

Warrenton, Christian and Marquette will visit Fort Zumwalt North.

Owensville will play in the Blair Oaks Jamboree at Wardsville

All scrimmages will begin at 7:00 with the exception of the Zumwalt North and Blair Oaks events which will start at 6:00.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

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Missouri will begin the college football season ranked in the top-25. The Tigers are 23rd in the preseason Coaches' Poll. Defending champion Ohio State is number-one, followed by TCU and Alabama. Mizzou opens the season September 5th at home against Southeast Missouri State.