Local High School Hoops-Thursday, February 28

It's a doubleheader of high school basketball Thursday night. We'll start with the Class 4 District 9 boys semifinal between Borgia and St. Clair at Pacific High School at 6:00. Following that game, we'll take you to Rolla High School for the Class 5 District 10 boys championship game between Washington and Waynesville at 7:30. We will also update the Washington/Waynesville girls game and the Pacific/Sullivan boys game this evening. It all starts at 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220, on line at klpw.com or on your smart phone by downloading the free KLPW APP.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 54 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 30 min ago

Ben Stephens pitched into the ninth inning leading Warrenton to a 5-0 win over Washington at Ronsick Field. Stephens struck out 10 and walked three before leaving the game. Washington loaded the bases in the ninth, but the game was called when heavy rain and lightning moved in. Warrenton scored single runs in the first, sixth, and seventh and added two insurance runs in the ninth.