Cards Sweep Phils

Lance Lynn fired seven strong innings as the Cardinals completed a three-game sweep of the Phillies with a 3-1 win at Busch Stadium. Lynn struck out six while giving up just one run on five hits as he improved to 12-and-5. Edward Mujica closed it out for his 30th save. Jon Jay tripled in a run during a three-run third inning for the Redbirds, who are 5-and-1 since the All-Star break. Matt Carpenter and Matt Adams also plated a run each in the victory.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 hours 4 min ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

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SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 33 min ago

The Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament resumes with three games...
Cardinal Ritter vs. Rockwood Summit at 5:00
Washington vs. Soldan at 6:30
Borgia vs. Union at 8:00.
The Washington/Soldan and Borgia/Union games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Boys...
St. James at Fatima
Owensville at Newburg

Girls...
St. Clair at Washington
Sullivan at Jefferson City