world Cup Soccer

The World Cup continues Saturday with three group-stage matches. Lionel Messi
scored in the first minute of stoppage and Argentina recorded a 1-0 victory
over Iran, booking a spot in the knockout round for the third straight World
Cup. Miroslav Klose struck in the 71st minute to help Germany salvage a point
against Ghana in a 2-2 draw. Klose now has 15 career World Cup goals, tying
Ronaldo of Brazil for the most all-time. Nigeria stunned Bosnia-
Herzegovina, 1-0, with a goal from Peter Odemwingieto in the 29th minute to
get its first World Cup win in 16 years. Bosnia-Herzegovina has been
eliminated from the tournament with the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days 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

1 day 13 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.