UConn Men, Women To Visit White House Today

The University of Connecticut men's and women's basketball teams are celebrating their NCAA Tournament championships in the nation's capital. President Obama welcomed both teams to the White House today to honor their titles. The president also recognized the teams' efforts to give back to the community. The UConn men beat Kentucky for their fourth national championship, while the Lady Huskies blew out Notre Dame to win their second straight title and ninth overall. Connecticut is the only school to win both the men's and women's national titles in the same season, having done it twice.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 5 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

3 days 30 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 31 min ago

Two games are scheduled at the Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament in the Blue Division...
McCluer North will face Normandy at 6:00
Pacific will go up against Cardinal Ritter at 7:30. The Pacific/Summit game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.