Local High School Sports-Wednesday, May 21

Class 5 District 8 at Timberland High School...
Francis Howell 11 Washington 9. Sam Katzung had four hits, followed by Matt McGilvray with three and Brian Trigg with two. Austin Finder suffered the loss and Mason King got the win. The Jays end the season with a 15-12 record. The Vikings advance to the sectional with a 26-10 mark.

Class 4 District 9 at Salem...
Eldon 5 Sullivan 2

Girls Soccer...
Class 2 District 9 at St. Clair...
Union 4 Borgia 0. Brynn Mechem, Bethany Coons, Karlie Peth and Jenna Stowe all scored for the Wildcats.


4 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Cross Country Runner Mikayla Reed from Washington High School. Mikayla has already accumulated a lost list of accomplishments in the first couple of years of her high school career. As a Freshman, she was fifth in the 3200 Meter Run at the state track and field championships and had the third fastest time ever by a Freshman. Highlights this year in cross country include first place at the St.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 13 hours ago

No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.



16 hours 34 min ago

The Cardinals begin their 2015 postseason run tonight. They host the division-rival Cubs in Game One of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium. John Lackey starts the opener of the best-of-five set for St. Louis. Chicago counters with Jon Lester. First pitch is at 5:45 p.m.