Phillies Top Cardinals

Ryan Howard drilled a two-run homer and knocked in three runs to carry the Phillies to a 4-1 win over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Matt Carpenter knocked in the only run for St. Louis, which has lost two straight. Shelby Miller allowed four runs in six-and-two-thirds innings for the loss. The series continues through Sunday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Volleyball Player Jordan Kriete from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Jordan played all the way around on a team that finished the season 26-7-2. Her statistics are impressive.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

THE BLACK & WHITE ISSUES OF FERGUSON - 10/13/2014 - 11:06am
STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 30 min ago

The Washington Swim team will compete in the GAC Championships at the St. Peters Rec Plex today. The action gets underway at 5:00.