The City of Salem summer baseball, t-ball, and softball signups will be held on Thursday, March 22nd and Friday, March 23rd and again on Thursday, March 29th and Friday, March 30th at the Salem TCRC from 4:00 to 6:00. There will also be a signup on Saturday, March 24th at the Salem High School Gym while the youth basketball games are going on. For more information contact the Salem Parks and Recreation Department at 729-6290.
Cam Ward stopped 40 shots for his fourth shutout of the season as the Carolina Hurricanes edged the St. Louis Blues, 2-0. Brian Elliott allowed both goals on 30 shots for the Blues, who have dropped their last two. The Blues will be in Tampa Bay to face the Lightning Saturday night at 6:00 and you can catch it on KSMO.
Shane Robinson hit a three-run triple in the eighth inning to help the St. Louis Cardinals take a 9-6 win over the Boston Red Sox in Grapefruit League play. Matt Adams hit a solo home run while Matt Carpenter scored three times for the Cardinals. Kyle Lohse gave up three runs on six hits with four strikeouts over 3 2/3 innings in the start. The Cards play the Miami Marlins today. You’ll be able to hear Cardinal baseball on Saturday and Sunday mornings on KSMO Radio at 11:45.
Eric Hosmer went 2-for-3 with four RBI and a run scored as the Kansas City Royals took an 8-5 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in Cactus League action. Clint Robinson drove in two runs while Lorenzo Cain hit a solo home run for the Royals. The Royals will play the Brewers today.
The second-seeded Missouri Tigers will be facing fifteenth-seeded Norfolk State this afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. You’ll be able to hear the game on KSMO, starting with the pre-game show at 3:00.
St. Louis Cardinals 2012 pocket schedules can be found at area businesses that sponsor St. Louis Cardinal Baseball on KSMO Radio including: Mooney Auto Supply, both locations of The Bank of Salem, Country Mart, Fidelity, K&H Auto Supply, both locations of Town & Country Bank, Progressive Ozark Bank, and in the front lobby of the KSMO studios.
Funeral services for Eugene A, Wagner of St. James, age 76, will be held today at 3:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Interment will be in the St. James Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Ladies Auxiliary of the American Legion Post #607.
Funeral services for Mary Annabelle (Setzer) Conaway of House Springs, MO, age 86, will be Tuesday at 11:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 to 8:00 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home is Steelville. Internment will be in the Freeman Cemetery.
Funeral services for Donald Alterauge of Salem, age 78, will be held Tuesday at 11:00 at the Salem Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary. Visitation will be held Monday from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Salem Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary. Internment will be in the Green Forest Cemetery in Salem.
Funeral services for Martha Ann Pike of Salem, age 87, will be held Wednesday at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.