The Salem Tiger baseball team will be in Houston tonight to play Mountain Grove as part of the Houston Tournament. Salem is 0-2 on the year and first pitch is set for 6:00.
The Salem Tiger golf team will open their season up this afternoon, as they’ll have a golf meet in Mountain View at 4:00. The Salem track team will also be in action today. They will host a track meet at the Salem High School track at 4:30 this afternoon.
The St. Louis Blues will host the Minnesota Wild tonight at the Scottrade Center. The Blues are 49-16-7 on the year and have an NHL leading 105 points. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio starting with the pre-game show at 6:30.
Yadier Molina had two hits and drove in all three runs for the St. Louis Cardinals in their 3-2 triumph over the Washington Nationals in spring training action. The Cardinals will play the Miami Marlins this afternoon at 12:05.
Yonder Alonso went 3-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored in the San Diego Padres' 9-5 win over the Kansas City Royals. James Shields was torched for seven runs on seven hits in four innings for Kansas City, which got solo home runs by Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez. The Royals have the day off today.
The St. Louis Rams have agreed to terms with free-agent defensive lineman Alex Carrington. Carrington spent his previous four NFL seasons with Buffalo and started the first three games of the 2013 campaign prior to landing on injured reserve with a torn quadriceps. The 26-year-old has amassed 53 tackles and four sacks over 44 career games, including nine starts.
Funeral services for Curtis Anderson of Cook Station, age 54, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Memorials may be made to the Anderson Family.
Funeral services for Anita Kay Lynch of Rolla and formerly of Salem, age 40, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the Green Tree Christian Church in Rolla. Interment will be in the Rolla City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Anita Lynch Memorial Fund. All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla.
Funeral services for Shirley Mae Wells Dour of Salem, age 75, will be held today at 1:00 at the Wilson Mortuary Chapel in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Phelps County Hospice.
A “Celebration of Life” Memorial Service for Glendon Lee Gant of Bunker, age 82, will be held at First Baptist Church of Bunker on Saturday morning at 10:00. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Greeley Cemetery, the Bunker Volunteer Fire Department, or the Bunker Alumni Scholarship Fund, all at Bunker; to Southwest Baptist University in Salem, or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Funeral services for Roberta Marks of Salem, age 90, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the Dent County Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 Friday. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Today..Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers, high of 61.
Tonight..Mostly cloudy with a 60% chance of showers, low of 36.
Friday.. Sunny with a 30% chance of showers, high of 60.
Friday night..Mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of rain, low of 35.
Saturday..Sunny, high of 59.
Saturday night..Mostly clear, low of 35.