Group Tries To Resurrect Curling Club

Some people in the St. Louis area are trying to resurrect a local curling club as the Winter Olympics takes place in Russia. The "St. Louis Post-Dispatch" reports the St. Louis Curling Club is having informational meetings to drum up interest, and will have a demonstration at 3 p.m. Thursday in Chesterfield at the Hardee's Iceplex. Nancy Rogers with the club tells the paper she loves the competition in the sport, but there are challenges because most people in the area don't know anything about curling.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sullivan Senior Baseball Player Matt Foster. Matt pitched a no hitter against Union in a game at GCS Ballpark in Illinois Friday night. He struck out 13 batters and walked four while throwing 111 pitches. He also had one hit in the game. Matt is also very good with the bat. His .520 average and 14 runs batted in leads the team.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 14 hours ago

Early Thursday morning, I received news that vandals had broken in to St. Francis Borgia Grade School in Washington, causing extensive damage to several classrooms and offices. School was closed for the day as the Washington Police Department went about their business of securing what had changed from a school community to a crime scene overnight.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 34 min ago

Floyd Mayweather Jr., the 38-year-old with the baby face and the unblemished professional boxing record, beat Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night with a unanimous decision in what was considered the highest-grossing bout in history.