The Salem Tiger boys basketball team will hsot St. James tonight at the SHS gym. Salem is 1-0 on the year and the JV will start out at 6:00 with the varsity to follow. You’ll be able to hear the varsity game on KSMO Radio 1340 AM and online at ksmradio.com. The annual Wagon Parade will be between the JV and Varsity games. All Salem youth Basketball Travel teams, organizations, clubs, and businesses are encouraged to participate in the parade. Participants need to meet in the lobby around 6:30. For more info, please contact Stephanie Floyd at 247-1441.
Savannah Hanning scored 23 points and Cortney Putman added 13 more as the Salem Tigers beat Ava in the first round of the Cabool Tournament Thursday night by the score of 64-57. Salem has evened their record at 1-1 and will face Mountain Grove tonight at 5:30 at Cabool.
David Backes scored twice and St. Louis used an early three-goal barrage to take down Toronto, 6-3, at Scottrade Center. Jaden Schwartz matched a career high with three points on a goal and two assists for the Blues, who have won three of four. Derek Roy, Alex Steen and Chris Stewart also lit the lamp to back a 19-save effort from Brian Elliott. The Blues will be in Columbus on Saturday to play the Blue Jackets and you can hear it on KSMO starting at 5:30.
The 24th ranked Missouri Tiger basketball team will host Western Michigan on Sunday. Missouri is 9-0 on the year and you can hear the game on KSMO Radio starting at 5:30.
The St. Louis Rams will host the New Orleans Saints on Sunday at 3:25, while the Kansas City Chiefs will be in Oakland on Sunday to face the Raiders at 3:05. The Rams are 5-8 on the year and the Chiefs are 10-3 on the season.
Funeral services for Kelly Pryor of Boss, age 53, will be held today at 2:00 at the Boss Assembly of God Church. Visitation will be held from 11:00 this morning until service time at the church. Interment will be in the Boss Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of the Wilson Mortuary of Salem.
A memorial service for Ella Mae (Leonard) Risner Bucher of Arkansas, age 90, will be held today at 2:00 at the Salem Chapel of James and Gahr Mortuary. Interment will be in the Cedar Grove Cemetery at a later date.
Funeral services for Fleeta Mae Adamick of Salem, age 79, will be held Wednesday at 11:00 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 at the James and Gahr Mortuary in Salem with a Rosary at 5:00 pm. Interment will be in the North Lawn Mausoleum in Salem.
Funeral services for Jerry Usher are incomplete and under the direction of the Dent County Memorial Chapel.
Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6:00 this morning to 6:00 Saturday morning
Today..Mostly cloudy with an 80% chance of freezing rain and sleet, high of 34.
Tonight..Mostly cloudy with a 90% chance of snow and sleet, low of 32.
Saturday..Mostly cloudy with a 70% chance of snow and sleet, high of 35.
Saturday night..Mostly cloudy, low of 16.
Sunday..Mostly sunny, high of 32.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy, low of 22.