City News

  • Scouts clean up at park

     On Saturday, Oct. 17, cub scouts and boy scouts from Pack and Troop 200 joined the Rotary Club for a cleanup day at The Glen, a La Grange city park on Maple Street.

  • Colonial Christmas Fair offers holiday treasures, memories

     Looking for that special gift that would transcend any time period, but can’t get to Colonial Williamsburg for the holidays? 

    Come visit the Colonial Christmas Indoor Market Fair on Saturday, Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Oldham County History Center. 

    Held inside the Rob Morris Educational Building located at 207 W. Jefferson St. in La Grange, this indoor market fair is sure to hold treasures that would please the pickiest person on your holiday shopping list. 

  • Tate completes Eagle Scout project
  • Forestry webinar series available through Extension

     University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service is currently offering a forestry webinar series, designed primarily for woodland owners, but is open to anyone interested in woodland, timber and wildlife topics.

  • Public Records - Oct. 22, 2015

     La Grange Police


    Ronald L. Johnson, 61, La Grange — cited Oct. 7 for operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, failure of owner to maintain insurance/security, first offense


    Ellen K. Perkins, 51, La Grange  — arrested Oct. 8 for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, first offense


  • Roederer Correctional recognizes employees

     Roederer Correctional Complex (RCC) would like to recognize the following employees for 2015 Employee and Supervisor of the Fourth Quarter.

  • Community in Brief - Oct. 22, 2015


    The Crestwood Animal Hospital will host its second annual Trunk-or-Treat and Haunted Hospital on Saturday, Oct. 31, rain or shine. The event will have trunk-or-treating for all ages from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Haunted Hospital will begin admitting patients from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

    We encourage all trunk-or-treaters and haunted hospital patients to bring a donation of dog or cat food to help support the Humane Society of Oldham County.

  • Area charities awarded OC Community Foundation grants

     The Oldham County Community Foundation (OCCF) is pleased to announce the following grants totaling $19,450, an increase of 20 percent over 2014, to 13 nonprofit organizations serving the residents of Oldham County, including:


    •American Red Cross/Oldham County - $1,000 to pay for holiday food baskets

    •Apple Patch Community, Inc- $1,000 for a program helping the disabled become employees

  • Rotarians donate to Apple Patch

     The South Oldham Rotary Club presented a $5,000 check to Apple Patch Chief Executive Officer Joe Spoelker.  The funds will be used to purchase a handicap van for Apple Patch clients.  Pictured from left to right are: South Oldham Rotary Bourbon and Wine Tasting Co-Chair Lauch Hines, Joe Spoelker of Apple Patch and South Oldham Rotary Bourbon and Wine Tasting Co-Chair Ron Hartman.

  • Make a birdy abode

     Photo submitted by Lauren State

    The Oldham County Cooperative Extension Office will host “Paint Your Own Birdhouse” on Oct. 28 at 10 a.m. Bring a birdhouse and some lunch, paint will be provided.