Cody Whitaker scored 18 points to lead four Tigers in double figures as Salem beat the Cabool Bulldogs by the score of 61-57 at Mountain Grove in the McDonald's Classic. Logan Pogue and Adam Ziske each scored 11 points while Josh Bounds scored ten points and led the team with 12 rebounds. The Tigers improve to 7-8 on the year and are 1-0 in the tournament. They will take on Willow Springs Thursday at 6:00 at Mountain Grove in the second round of the tournament. You can hear that game on KSMO Radio and online at ksmoradio.com.
Earnest Ross and Jabari Brown scored 24 points each as the Missouri Tigers earned a vistory over the Arkansas Razorbacks on Tuesday, 75-71. The Tigers (16-4, 4-3 SEC) hit 16 of 16 in the second half to pull away late. Missouri will host 11th ranked Kentucky on Saturday.
Alexander Steen gace the St. Louis Blues the early lead and Jaroslav Halak earned his fourth shoutout of the season as the Blues topped the New Jersey Devils, 3-0, on Tuesday. Brenden Morrow and Maxim Lapierre also scored for the Blues, who are tied for first place in the Central Division. St. Louis will be in Carolina to play the Hurricanes on Friday night.
Funeral services for Verna Hartman of St. James, age 98, will be held Friday at 10:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Interment will be in the Ozark Hills Memorial Gardens in Rolla. Memorials are suggested to the Solid Rock Christian Church.
A memorial service for Phillip John Bautista Montoya of Rolla, age 53, will be held Friday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery with Full Military Honors. Memorials may be made to the family of Phillip Montoya.
Funeral services for Donald Eugene Massey of Rocky Mount and formerly of Steelville, age 76, will be held Saturday morning at 11:00 at the Assembly of God Church in Steelville. Visitation will be Friday night from 7:00 until 8:30 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Interment will be in the Steelville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Northcare Hospice of Kansas City.
Memorial services for Richard “Rick” Domeyer of Salem, age 88, will be held Saturday at 2:00 at the Salem Lutheran Church. Visitation will be from 1:00 until service time. Memorials may be made to the Antique Aircraft Association in Blakesburg, IA. All arrangements are under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville.
Today..Mostly sunny, high of 40.
Tonight..Mostly clear, low of 27.
Thursday..Mostly cloudy, high of 49.
Thursday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 30.
Friday..Mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers, high of 38.
Friday night..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers, low of 36.
Saturday..Mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers, high of 39.
Saturday night..Cloudy with a 20% chance of showers, low of 21.