The Salem Tiger Boy’s Basketball team lost to Sullivan in the District Semi-final game Thursday night, 54-35. Jacob Kettner led Salem with 14 points while Cody Whitaker added 13 points. Salem finishes the year with a 13-14 record.
T.J. Oshie and Andy McDonald scored in the shootout, as the St. Louis Blues took down the Nashville Predators, 3-2. Chris Stewart and Vladimir Sobotka lit the lamp in regulation for the Blues, who snapped a four-game skid against Nashville. Jaroslav Halak made 25 saves for St. Louis, which sits four points behind the Red Wings in the Central Division. The Blues will be in Winnipeg to face the Jets Saturday afternoon at 1:00. KSMO will bring you the beginning of Blues, take you to the Missouri game, and then broadcast the third period of Blues hockey on a tape delay basis.
The third-ranked Missouri Tigers will play at fourth-ranked Kansas in a key Big 12 match-up Saturday afternoon. Missouri is 25-3 on the year and with a win will be in a tie for the lead in the Big 12. You’ll be able to hear the game of KSMO, starting with the pre-game show at 2:30.
Kansas City Royal’s catcher Manny Pina suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee during Wednesday's workout and will need surgery. He is expected to be out at least four weeks.
Funeral services for Leah Tune of Salem, age 96, will be held Saturday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery in Salem.
Funeral services for Martha D. Halbrook of Salem, age 91, will be Saturday at 1:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be from 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Funeral services for Bernice Beulah Ball of Salem, age 86, will be held Tuesday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be Monday from 6:00 until 8:00. Interment will be in the Oakside Cemetery near Summersville.
Funeral services for Roy 'Louis" Davis of Steelville, age 88, will be held Tuesday at 1:00 at the Britton-Bennett Chapel in Steelville. Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Earney Cemetery of Cherryville.
Funeral services for Viola M. Swartz of Salem, age 98, will be held Tuesday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be held from 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Newton Cemetery in Newton, New Jersey on Friday.
Alva Ray Johnston of Salem, age 70, passed away on Friday, February 24th. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time but are under the direction of the Wilson Mortuary in Salem.