Chad Elliot scored 29 points and had five steals in the game as the Salem Tigers thrashed the Willow Springs Bears, 70-43. Jacob Kettner added 15 points and 11 rebounds while Dustin Sercl netted a dozen more points for the Tigers who are now 7-11 on the year. Salem will face the Mountain Grove Panthers Friday night at 6:00 in the final game of the round robin McDonalds' Panther Classic.
The Salem Lady Basketball Tigers pulled out a win on the road in Cabool Tuesday afternoon in a makeup game due to adverse weather by the score of 43-25. Kaitlyn Wells led the Lady Tigers with 12 points as the Lady Tigers improve to 3-14 on the year and 1-2 in the SCA. The Lady Tigers will host Steelville Thursday night.
Chris Kunitz notched the winner in the fourth round of the shootout to send Pittsburgh past St. Louis, 3-2, at Scottrade Center. Patrik Berglund netted both goals for the Blues, who lost for just the third time in their last 10 games. The Blues are now off until next Friday night due to the All-Star break.
The 2nd ranked Missouri Tigers will be on the road tonight, as they’ll face Oklahoma State. Missouri is 18-1 on the year and you’ll be able to hear the game on KSMO starting with the pre-game show at 6:00.
Attention Parents of All Boys and Girls currently enrolled in the First through Sixth Grade. The City of Salem Winter Youth League Basketball Program is just around the corner. Sign-ups will be held in the front lobby of the Salem Freedom Activity Center (formerly the National Guard Armory) located at 1201 West Rolla Road today from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Sign-ups will also be held on Thursday, January 26th and Friday, January 27th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm and the FINAL SIGN-UP will be held on Saturday, January 28th from 9:00 am until 12:00 (NOON). These will be the ONLY sign-ups and the cost is $20.00 per child. For more information about the City of Salem Winter Youth League Basketball Program, contact the City of Salem Parks & Recreation Director Greg Nash by calling 729-6290.
Funeral services for Goldie D. Ludlow of Brookfield, MO., age 83, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 Friday night. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family.
Funeral services for Bill Yocom of Davisville, age 89, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Interment will be in the Steelville Cemetery.
Funeral services for Mary ‘Linda’ Dablemont of Columbus, OH and formerly of Rolla, age 73, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Chapel in St. James. Visitation will be held Friday night from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Wynn Maxwell Cemetery.
Memorial services for Leonard Patrick Stephenson of Spokane, Washington and formerly of Salem, age 79, will be held Saturday at the Riverview Chapel in Spokane, Washington. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Spokane at www.hospiceofspokane.org.
Funeral services for Robert ‘Bob’ Sullivan of Steelville, age 85, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Vistiation will be held from 9:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Steelville Cemetery.
Graveside service for Sally Ann Luhring of Steelville, age 53, will be held Sunday at 2:00 at the Steelville Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home of Steelville.