City News

  • Sister honored

     Sister Francis Louise Johnson, who served as pastoral associate at St. Aloysius Parish, Pewee Valley, from 1989-2002, is celebrating her 60th jubilee as an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph.

  • Strike up the band

     South Oldham High School’s Marching Band preformed their show “Snake in the Grass” in competition the past two Saturdays winning awards. At Eastern High Sschool on Sept. 19, the Marching Dragons placed second in their class and fourth in finals competition. At Ballard High School on Sept. 26, the Dragons placed first in their class and took both Best Percussion and Best Colorguard awards and placed fifth in finals competition.

  • Public Records

     KSP Arrests


    Desiree Powell, 26, La Grange – arrested Sept. 14 at the Kentucky State Reformatory by Trooper Dykes for possession of a controlled substance, first (heroin); and possession of drug paraphernalia


    La Grange Police


  • Teens-N-Training seeks to educate teens about drugs and alcohol

     Teens-n-Training, a program dedicated to educating local students about drugs and alcohol while allowing them to have fun, was held at South Oldham High School on Sept. 26. 

  • Community in Brief - Sept. 24, 2015

     Take a sign, plant a sign


    The Oldham County Republican Woman’s Club will hold Take a Sign, Plant a Sign, Grow a Sign, where anyone can pick up a political sign for the upcoming election.

    The pickup locations include: 2824 N. Highway 53 in La Grange, 4724 Old La Grange Road in Buckner and 6700 W Highway 42 in Goshen.

  • Parker speaks at Civic Club

     Kevin Parker, assistant chief of the South Oldham Fire Department in Crestwood, gave a presentation to the Crestwood Civic Club on Friday, Sept. 11, which detailed the statistics of that tragic day in history and answered questions from club members. 

  • Public records - Sept. 24, 2015

     La Grange Police


    Samuel A. Hill, 24 — arrested Sept. 15 on a Bullitt County bench warrant for non-payment of fines


  • Haddix named warden at Luther Luckett
  • Librarian at Luther Luckett recognized

    Mary D. Morgan, Librarian at the Luther Luckett Correctional Complex in La Grange was recently recognized by receiving the Exceptional Service Award from the ASLCA, the Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies, a division of the American Library Association. It is a diverse organization of librarians and support staff who work in specialized libraries such as state agencies and prisons.

  • Engagement Announcement

    Judy and Stan Vetovitz of Crestwood announce the engagement of their daughter, Michelle Murray Vetovitz to Lance Martin Roe, son of Lisa and Louis Roe of Youngstown, N.Y.
    The bride-to-be graduated from South Oldham High School in 2007, then Indiana University with a bachelor of arts degree in communications and marketing. She is currently employed as a senior media buyer at Butler/Till in Rochester, N.Y. She is currently pursuing an MBA.