The Salem Lady Basketball Tigers will face the Lady Crusaders of Lutheran South tonight at 7:45 at Jefferson College in Hillsboro in Sectional play tonight. Salem comes into the game with a 22-5 record and Lutheran South with a 17-9 record. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio and online at www.ksmoradio.com.
The Salem 6th Grade Lady Basketball Team that won the five-team pool in Columbia this past weekend that qualified them for the Show-Me Games to be held in Branson on March 13th and 18th is coached by Dee Moser and Gene Toman and not by Shonda Wallace. We apologize for the error.
The Missouri Tigers will face the Colorado Buffaloes tonight starting at 5:30 on KSMO. Missouri enters the game with a 19-8 record overall and 6-8 in the Big 12.
Doug Weight scored two goals as the St. Louis Blues downed the Vancouver Canucks, 3-1, at Scottrade Center. David Backes added a goal and an assist and Curtis Sanford made 25 saves for the Blues, who have won five of their last six games. The Blues play at the Islanders on Thursday at 6:30.
The Blues acquired forward Brad Boyes from the Boston Bruins for defenseman Dennis Wideman, and dealt forward Bill Guerin to the San Jose Sharks for left wing Ville Nieminen, prospect Jay Barriball and a first-round pick in the 2007 draft. Before the game last night, the Blues gave forward Jamal Mayers a three-year contract extension.
St. Louis Blues goaltender Manny Legace underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on Tuesday. No immediate timetable was given on his return.
The defending world champion St. Louis Cardinals signed catcher Yadier Molina and reliever Adam Wainwright among a slew of 18 total players, all to one-year deals, the team announced Tuesday. The 16 other signings meant that the Cardinals now have every player on their 40-man roster under contract.
The Kansas City Chiefs agreed to terms on a three-year contract with QB Damon Huard on Tuesday. Per team policy, financial terms were not disclosed.
Funeral services for Venita Imogene Voight of Rolla, age 77, will be held tomorrow at 11:00 at the James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be from 6;00 to 9;00 tonight. Interment will be in the Ozark Memorial Gardens in Rolla. Memorials are suggested to the Phelps County Animal Rescue League in Rolla.
Funeral services for Pearl Wave Hogan of Salem, age 83, will be held tomorrow at 2:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 tonight. Interment will be in the Sellers Cemetery at Dillard, Missouri. Memorials may be made to the Hogan family.
Funeral services for Raymond S. Davis of St. James, age 86 will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the James & Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the High Gate Baptist Cemetery in High Gate. Memorials are suggested to the High Gate Baptist Church or Cemetery.
Funeral services for John Michael Frieders of Salem, formerly of Aurora, Illinois, age 50, are incomplete at this time but are under the direction of the Dent County Memorial Chapel.