Peyton Curley smacked two doubles and drove in four runs, while Taylor Frizzell also drove in four runs to lead the Salem Tigers to a 10-3 win over St. James in the first round of district play Wednesday afternoon in Washington, MO. The Lady Tigers finished with 12 hits in the game. Cortney Putman pitched out of trouble much of the contest and left the game after the first two St. James Lady Tigers reached in the 7th inning. Kari Hatridge finished up the game for the Lady Tigers who are now 15-8 on the year. They will play the #1 seed Sullivan tonight at 6:30 at the Knights of Columbus Park in Washington. The cost of admission is $4.00 per person age six and over. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio and online at ksmoradio.com.
The 7th and 8th grade Salem Tiger Football game against Houston that was scheduled to be held tonight in Salem has been moved to Houtson as the Salem track is being resurfaced. Start time for the game remains at 5:30.
David Freese belted an early two-run homer and Adam Wainwright went the distance to send the St. Louis Cardinals back to the NLCS for the third straight year as they rolled to a 6-1 victory over Pittsburgh Pirates in a decisive Game 5 of the NLDS. Matt Adams added a two-run homer in the 8th inning to provide insurance. The Cardinals will have home-field advantage over the Dodgers in the NLCS, with Game 1 scheduled for Friday.
Alex Steen netted the game winner with 21.1 seconds remaining in regulation, helping the St. Louis Blues take a 3-2 decision over the Chicago Blackhawks. Vladimir Tarasenko and David Backes also tallied for the Blues, who will host the New York Rangers on Saturday.
Funeral services for Alice Earlene (Townsend) Weible of Salem, age 71, will be held today at 12:00 (noon) at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time. Interment will be in the North Lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Dent County Animal Shelter.
Funeral services for Jerry Joe Gibbs Sr. of Salem, age 64, will be held Friday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be tonight from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Edgar Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Edgar Cemetery.
Funeral services for Leo Christopher of Rolla, age 83, will be Friday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be tonight from 5:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Rolla City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Missouri S & T Baseball Program.
Funeral services for Robert Foust of St. James, age 72, will be at 11:00 Saturday at the St. James Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 to 8:00. Interment will be in the Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Funeral services for Joann (Radford) Young of Bixby, age 71, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Viburnum. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the Upper Indian Creek Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Upper Indian Creek Cemetery or the American Cancer Society.
Funeral services for Daisy Eileen Myers of Bixby, age 86, will be held 1:00 Sunday at the Salem Chapel on James and Gahr Mortuary. Visitation will be held from 11:00 Sunday morning until service time. Interment will be in the Boss Cemetery.