City News

  • 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.

  • Historical Society offers walking history tours of La Grange

     Spend a few hours on a downtown walking tour of La Grange and learn things you never knew about the quaint town beside the railroad tracks. Join Dr. Nancy Stearns Theiss, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Oldham County History Center, as she leads an informative and fun stroll through La Grange, pointing out various highlights of the town’s history.

  • Troop 200 completes Au Sable

     Boy Scout Troop 200 recently returned from a High Adventure canoe trip in northern Michigan. The troop completed the Au Sable River Canoe Marathon course, covering 120 miles from Grayling to Oscoda in seven days. They camped each night along the river, carrying all their food and supplies in the canoes. The course has multiple hydro-electric dams that required portaging the canoes and gear.

  • Apple Patch partners with Kentucky Colonels

     Kentucky Colonels from all over the world are partnering with Apple Patch Community, Inc to improve the lives of those living in this community.

    On Sept. 9, Apple Patch will receive a grant from the Honorable Order of Kentucky during a ceremony at the Kentucky Derby Museum in Louisville.   

  • Historic marker to be dedicated Sept. 12

     On Saturday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m., a special highway transportation marker will be dedicated to Richard James Oglesby during the Brownsboro Days Festival. The marker is funded through Oldham County Tourism and is a part of the statewide historical marker program sponsored by the Kentucky Historical Society and the Kentucky Department of Transportation. It will be placed near the Brownsboro Community Center during the Brownsboro Days Festival.