• Education Briefs

    Morris commissioned as lieutenantJohn Morris of La Grange was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army May 10, during Western Kentucky University’s 163rd commencement.

  • Local students graduate from WKU's Gatton Academy

    Ariel Bendon of Prospect and Schuyler Wolff of La Grange were recently honored as inaugural graduates of Western Kentucky University’s Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky.Fifty-four students representing 35 counties from across the Commonwealt

  • Education Briefs

    10 graduate from IWUTen students from Oldham County were among 1,700 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies April 26 at Indiana Wesleyan University’s main campus in Marion.

  • Oldham County Middle receives School to Watch honors

    What does a high performing middle school look like? Dressed in red, white and blue T-shirts with the emblem of their mascot under a magnifying glass, Oldham County Middle School accepted the honor of being named a National School to Watch. As a School to Watch, OCMS serves as model of academic excellence, developmental responsiveness, social equity and organizational structure that sustains dynamic improvement and reform.

  • The Honor Roll

    Liberty Elementary, third grading periodUpper Primary<

  • High schools shine in annual journalism contest

    Each Oldham County high school brought home a slew of awards at the Kentucky High School Journalism Association’s annual convention. North Oldham High School’s North Star, South Oldham High School’s Dragon’s Tale and Oldham County High School’s Clarion Colonel picked up a number of individual and overall awards during the May 7 awards ceremony.

  • UK was the 'right place' for Goshen's Ryan Sims

    When Ryan Sims graduated from South Oldham High School in 2004, he was unsure of what major he would choose when he went to college.

  • Students honored by Kentucky PTA

    Andrew Johnson, a student at Buckner Elementary school, was one of the 25 students from Oldham County schools recognized at Kentucky PTA’s Student Recognition May 10 in Frankfort.Johnson’s photography won an Award of Excellence in the Intermediate Division in Kentucky

  • Education Briefs

    North Oldham Middle offers Character CampNorth Oldham Middle will offer Character Camp for students June 11-13.

  • School board faces tight budget

    The Oldham County Board of Education approved a nearly $100 million tentative budget Monday night, and that’s with several cutbacks, including elimination of four non-teacher jobs.The revenue stream this year is projected at about $2 million more than last year, but expense