LOCAL AND REGIONAL SPORTS

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 21 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

21 sec ago

Jason Heyward drilled a game-tying solo shot in the bottom of the ninth as the Cardinals took down the Diamondbacks 4-3 in the finale from Busch Stadium. Peter Bourjos broke up a potential inning-ending double play to secure the win. Bourjos slid into Diamondbacks catcher Jordan Pacheco, forcing his throw to first to sail high. Kolten Wong added a home run with Seth Maness grabbing the win in relief.