The Final signups for the City of Salem Fall Youth Soccer & Flag Football programs will be held in the front lobby on Thursday, August 21st and Friday, August 22nd from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at the Salem Community Center located at 1200 West Rolla Road. Fall Youth Soccer will be for children age 4-12 and Youth Flag Football will be for children in 3rd thru 6th grades. The cost for the Fall Youth Soccer and Youth Flag Football is $20 per child. For more info contact Greg Nash at the City of Salem Parks & Recreation Department office by calling 729-6290.
J.J. Hoover plunked Jon Jay with the bases loaded to push across the deciding run as the St. Louis Cardinals earned a 5-4 win in walk-off fashion over the Cincinnati Reds. Jay went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and the winning RBI while Jhonny Peralta added a solo homer for St. Louis, which has won six of its last seven games. The Cardinals and Reds play again tonight and you can hear it on KSMO Radio Starting with the pre-game show at 5:40.
Omar Infante went 4-for-5 with three doubles, four RBI and a run scored as the Kansas City Royals grabbed a 7-4 win over the Colorado Rockies to open a two-game set. Christian Colon, Salvador Perez and Lorenzo Cain all drove in a run for Kansas City, which has won six of its last seven games. The Royals maintained their two-game lead over the Tigers for first place in the AL Central, as Detroit downed Tampa Bay in extra innings on Tuesday. The Royals and Rockies play again tonight.
Funeral services for Pauline Adams of Steelville, age 97, will be held Thursday morning at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 tonight. Interment will be in the Pleasant Point Cemetery in Steelville.
Funeral services for Louie Edward Roberts of Salem, age 92, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery with Full Military Honors. Memorials may be made to the Charity of Choice.
Funeral services for Howard Horne of Salem, age 87, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be from 9:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Funeral services for Donald Lee Gregory of Sligo, age 69, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 t0 8:00. Interment will be in the Sligo Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Sligo United Methodist Church of Sligo Cemetery.
Memorial service for Janet Ruth Halbert of Steelville, age 71, will be held at 1:00 Saturday afternoon at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be from 10:00 until time of service.