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Today's News

  • Creating a good community

    We all know the nature of ripples. We throw a stone and it causes ripples. We say something and it causes ripples. We take action and it causes ripples. We belong to a community or an organization or a workplace (small or large) and our behavior there causes ripples. All those ripples affect other people. All those other people are throwing their stones as well, and their ripples are affecting us.

  • Fighting back the noogies of time

    Another year is coming to a close. It happens so quickly anymore. Year after year passes like an older brother who can’t walk by without frogging your thigh or putting you in a headlock. Time itself isn’t painful, but the swiftness with which it passes leaves me feeling like I just encountered a vicious older sibling. And I’m left wondering, “What did I do to deserve that?”

  • Reasons not to attend a church

    A man called his parents to wish them a happy New Year and his dad answered the phone. He said, “Hi Dad, what’s your New Year’s resolution?” His Dad answered proudly, “To make your mother as happy as I can all year.” When Mom got on the phone he asked her the same question and she answered, “To see that your dad keeps his New Year’s resolution.”

  • South Rotary gives annual donation to schools
  • OC helps police cram crusiers
  • Twain to join Living Treasures reception

    Through his characters and stories, Mark Twain single-handedly put American literature on the map. Twain, born as Samuel Langhorne Clemens in 1835 in Florida, Missouri, is best known for two of his classic literary works: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. He was a powerful observer of human nature and great humorist, which showed in his writings. Twain was lauded as the “greatest American humorist of his age,” and called “the father of American literature” by William Faulkner.

  • History Center honors Griffith

    Famed movie maker D.W. Griffith will turn 140 years old on Jan. 22. To honor this native Oldham Countian, the Oldham County History Center will be showing D.W. Griffith movies and have free cake at the Peyton Samuel Head Family Museum on Saturday, Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

  • Exploring New Year’s traditions

    New Year’s is celebrated in America in different ways, usually with lots of friends, parties, confetti, party horns and staying up late to ring in the New Year. Visit the Oldham County History Center’s Peyton Samuel Head Family Museum and explore some New Year traditions celebrated around the world. This exhibit is geared toward children in a year-long effort to educate them about different cultures and the county in which they live.

  • South Oldham Interchurch Council receives holiday donation
  • Coach Bob Classic Finals: North rallies past South for title

    CRESTWOOD – Rob Burton spent Sunday night preaching patience to his North Oldham team.

    The Mustangs trailed throughout most of their matchup with South Oldham in the championship game of the Dragons’ Coach Bob Classic. South had controlled the game by shooting the ball well and keeping North’s offense in check.

    But Burton reasoned that eventually the Dragons would miss a few shots and that his team would start hitting its own.