Senior Legion Baseball

Washington Post 218 will play at Wentzville this evening. The 9th District match-up is scheduled to start at 8:30 at Fireman's Park. Washington is currently 14-0 in league action and can move a step closer to clinching the regular season district title with a win this evening. West is in second place with an 11-3 record and St. Charles is third at 9-4.

Washington will return home for a doubleheader Wednesday evening at Ronsick Field. Post 218 will play Warrenton at 6:00 and St. Charles at 8:30. The game with St. Charles will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

The rained out game at Elsberry Sunday evening is now rescheduled for Friday, July 12th when the two meet in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 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 5 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 28 sec ago

Saint Louis erased a nine-point second half deficit and had a shot to win it late, but fell 60-56 against UMass Saturday in a thrilling Atlantic 10 Conference game at Chaifetz Arena. It was the fourth loss in a row for the Billikens, who fall to 9-12 overall and 1-7 in league play. UMass improves to 12-9 overall and 5-3 in the A-10. The Billikens had the ball down by two with the shot clock off.