Signups for the City of Salem Youth Basketball program will take place on Thursday and Friday, January 23rd and 24th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The final signup will be held Saturday, January 25th from 9:00 a.m. until noon. All signups will be at the Salem Community Center @ the Armory. This league is for all boys and girls that are currently enrolled in 1st through 6th grades. The cost is $20 per child. If you have any questions, contact Parks and Recreation Director Greg Nash at 729-6290.
The Salem Tiger Boys basketball team will play Blair Oaks tonight in the St. James Tournament at 7:30. Salem is 5-6 on the year and you can hear the game on KSMO Radio and online at ksmoradio.com.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 22 shots to help the St. Louis Blues take a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Monday. Barret Jackman, Jay Bouwmeester, Kevin Shattenkirk and Magnus Paajarvi all scored for the Blues, who had lost three of four coming into the game. The Blues will be in New Jersey tonight to play the Devils at 6:00.
The Missouri Tiger basketball team will be on the road tonight to face LSU in SEC play. Missouri is 14-3 on the year and 2-2 in the SEC. You’ll be able to hear the game on KSMO.
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms with infielder Emilio Bonifacio, pitcher Luke Hochevar and first baseman Eric Hosmer on one-year contracts, avoiding arbitration. This leaves pitchers Greg Holland and Aaron Crow as well as outfielder Justin Maxwell as the Royals remaining unsigned arbitration-eligible players.
Funeral services for Donald Hoyt Botkin of Salem, age 76, will be this morning at 11:00 at the Boss Assembly of God Church. Interment will be in the Boss Cemetery with Full Military Honors. Memorials may be made to the Botkin Family for funeral expenses. All arrangements are under the direction of the Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel.
Funeral services for Gerald "Jerry" Marsh of Plymouth, Indiana, age 89, will be Wednesday at 2:00 at the Fox Funeral Home in Licking. Visitation will be from 1:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Ozark Hills Memorial Garden in Rolla.
Funeral services for William M. Pitts of St. James, age 73, will be held Wednesday at 7:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be from 5:00 until service time.
Funeral services for Lawarence Tournbough of Davisville, age 83, will be held Friday at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be Thursday night from 4:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Davisville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Davisville Assembly of God Church or Alzheimers Foundation.
Funeral services for Connie E. Woolf of Salem, age 81, will be held Friday at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 10:30 until service time. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Funeral services for Evelyn M. Bequette of St. James, age 73, will be held Saturday at 4:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be from 2:00 until service time.
Today..Mostly sunny and cold, high of 18.
Tonight..Mostly cloudy, low of 9.
Wednesday..Mostly sunny, high of 37.
Wednesday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 8.
Thursday..Mostly sunny and cold, high of 16.
Thursday night..Mostly clear, low of 4.
Friday..Mostly sunny, high of 31.
Friday night..Partly cloudy, low of 23.