MVC Tourney Roundup

The Missouri Valley Conference Tournament began at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis last night. Seventh-seeded Missouri State topped 10th-seeded Southern Illinois, 61-53. Ninth-seeded Drake defeated eighth-seeded Bradley, 81-66. Today, top-seeded Creighton plays Drake, Fourth-seeded Evansville faces number-five Indiana State, second-seeded Wichita State meets Missouri State and third-seeded Northern Iowa takes on sixth-seeded Illinois State.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 2 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

22 hours 41 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

30 min 39 sec ago

The Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament resumes with three games...
Carnahan vs. Normandy at 5:30
Pacific vs. Rockwood Summit at 7:00
Union vs. North Tech at 8:30

The Pacific/Rockwood Summit and Union/North Tech games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.