Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Thursday, January 3

Boys...
Owensville Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Salem 71 Steelville 33
Linn 52 Owensville 31

Girls...
New Haven 57 Cuba 36. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 with Emily Kallmeyer and Kierstin Monzyk adding nine apiece.

St. Clair edged Potosi 53-51 in overtime

Pacific downed Northwest 54-25

St. James 70 Salem 37. MJ Buschmann scored 17 as the Lady Tigers improved to 14-0.

North Calloway 48 Hermann 43

Sullivan topped Whitfield 47-43. The Lady Eagles are now 9-0

Owensville 63 Festus 15

Union 50 Jefferson 21. Aylssa Coons scored 18 for the Lady Cats, now 9-3 under Grant Young.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

FRANKLIN COUNTY NEEDS A POOL - 01/14/2015 - 11:40am
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SPORTS CORNER

16 hours 19 min ago

Boys Basketball...
Union Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Rock Bridge 80 Lutheran South 59
Borgia 46 Washington 43 in overtime. Walt Eckelkamp drained a 25-foot jump shot as time expired for the win. Eckelkamp finished the game with 13. Mike Morgan scored 20 for the Jays. Borgia improves to 12-4 while Washington dips to 9-8.

Elsewhere...
Orchard Farm 76 Warrenton 58