Tyler Toffoli scored two goals and the Los Angeles Kings survived a late push from the St. Louis Blues to take a 3-2 win on Monday. Vladimir Tarasenko and Kevin Shattenkirk posted a goal and an assist in the third period for the Blues, who have dropped their last two. Jaroslav Halak stopped 20 shots in the loss. The Blues will play the New York Islanders Thursday night at Scottrade Center.
The Chicago Cubs have acquired catcher George Kottaras from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for cash considerations. The Royals also extended the contract of senior vice president of baseball operations/general manager Dayton Moore for two years, through the 2016 season.
The Missouri Football Tigers will face Auburn Saturday afternoon for the SEC Championship game in Atlanta. Kickoff time is set for 3:00. You can hear the game on KSMO Radio with the pre-game show beginning at 2:00.
Funeral services for William South of Bunker, age 67, will be held this morning at 11:00 at the McSpadden Funeral Home in Bunker. Interment will be in the Bunker Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Missouri Veterans Home.
Funeral services for Inez Saladin of St. James, age 97, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the St. James Cemetery.
Funeral services for Virginia (Bray) Karr of Rolla, age 94, will be held Wednesday at 1:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Ozark Memorial Garden. Memorials are suggested to the Phelps Regional Hospice.
Marcus G. Flatt of Salem, age 91, will be held Thursday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the Mt. Herman Cemetery.
Funeral services for Floyd (Kenneth) Hudgens of Rolla, age 87, will be held Saturday at 11:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 to 7:00. Interment will be in the Ozark Memorial Garden. Memorials are suggested to the Vichy Campground Church of God.
A funeral service for Frank Joseph Wevers of St. James, age 89, formerly of Steelville, will be held at a later date. All arrangements are under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville.
Today..Mostly cloudy in the morning, becoming partly sunny, high of 61.
Tonight..Mostly cloudy, low of 48.
Wednesday..Mostly cloudy with a slight chance for rain, high of 58.
Wednesday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 30.
Thursday..Rain until the late afternoon, changing to freezing rain or sleet, then snow, high of 33.