Local High School Sports-Tuesday, May 21

The Helias Crusaders edged the Union Wildcats 3-2 in overtime in the Class 2 Sectional at Union Middle School. Union ends the year at 17-6 while Helias advances to the quarterfinal with a 15-8 mark.

The Class 4 Sectional game between Sullivan and Logan-Rogersville was postponed Tuesday due to wet grounds. It is rescheduled Wednesday at 4:00 at Sullivan High School. Sullivan is 19-6 while Logan-Rogersville is 22-3. The winner will advance to the quarterfinal Thursday.


4 days 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Cross Country Runner Mikayla Reed from Washington High School. Mikayla has already accumulated a lost list of accomplishments in the first couple of years of her high school career. As a Freshman, she was fifth in the 3200 Meter Run at the state track and field championships and had the third fastest time ever by a Freshman. Highlights this year in cross country include first place at the St.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 5 hours ago

No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.



9 hours 2 min ago

The Cardinals begin their 2015 postseason run tonight. They host the division-rival Cubs in Game One of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium. John Lackey starts the opener of the best-of-five set for St. Louis. Chicago counters with Jon Lester. First pitch is at 5:45 p.m.