Local News

  • Property Transfers


    Howard Rogers and L. Carol Rogers Revocable Living Trust to Dino Michalegko, lot 426, Willow Creek, 5304 Drifton Drive, Crestwood, $118,000.

    John and Marlene Okarmus to Gerald Offutt Jr., 8107 Speer Lane, Crestwood, $200,000.

  • Police find Michigan man in motel with juvenile girls, 124 ecstasy pills

    Police arrested a Michigan man Wednesday who had outstanding warrants for drug charges in Kentucky and Michigan.

  • Property Transfers


    Rizwan and Farhat Khan to The Rizwan N. Khan and Farhat R. Khan Revocable Living Trust, quitclaim, lot 2, River Glen subdivision, 3703 River Farm Cove, Prospect, FCV $1,255,000.

  • Sewer district plans sale of surplus supplies

    Members of the Oldham County Sewer District board have identified several items to be declared as surplus and sold.

    OCSD Board Treasurer Amy Alvey said the surplus items include a copier, television, three lab tables with sinks and Sony and Toshiba laptop computers. All items she said she believes are purchased made 2004 or earlier.

  • Drop-off event hits capacity early; residents turned away

    After just three hours of collecting, workers turned cars away during the county’s household hazardous waste drop-off event Saturday at the Oldham County Fairgrounds.

    Solid Waste Coordinator Linda Fountain said workers at the event saw 254 cars full of items for disposal before noon. Above, cars line up to drop off their hazardous materials and right, workers separate the materials.

  • Police Reports

    Alcohol/drug arrests

    Tiffany M. Allen, 26, 5904 Woodcreek Crossing Way, Crestwood, arrested by OCPD Nov. 20, rear license not illuminated, DUI, no state registration receipt, no insurance, two counts possession of controlled substance (drug unspecified).

  • Crestwood businessman, 3 other Oldham men indicted for scheming $1.9 million from VA

    A federal grand jury indicted a Crestwood businessman and several other Oldham residents Thursday for a scheme involving award of $1.9 million in false veterans disability benefits.

  • Oldham County Police Reports

    Alcohol/drug arrests

    Pamela S. Willoughby, 29, 169 Persimmon Ridge Drive, Louisville, arrested by OCPD Nov. 9, careless driving, DUI.Daniel Gomez Pablo, 34, 11 E. Madison St., No. 2, La Grange, arrested by OCPD Nov. 7, careless driving, no operator’s license, open alcoholic container, DUI.

  • News Briefs

    Judges participate in annual conference

    District Judges Jerry Crosby and Diana Wheeler, who serve Henry, Oldham and Trimble counties, recently participated in the 2008 District Judges College hosted by the Administrative Office of the Courts. 

  • Dreaming of a White House Christmas

    Four U.S. presidents, 28 events, 26 Christmas trees and thousands of ornaments – Bill Hixson has an extremely enviable or stressful job, depending on how you look at it.

    A self-proclaimed Christmas addict, the Ohio man who has taught flower arranging since 1947 spends a few days after Thanksgiving every year preparing the White House for the holiday season.