Today's News

  • Kaelin takes second at state wrestling meet

    FRANKFORT – Tyler Kaelin reached his goal and walked away pleased from the state wrestling tourney.
    While he came in second in the state at 125 pounds, Kaelin did what he started out to do at the start of the season after falling 13-3 to Trinity's John Fahy in the title match.

  • Notorious crossings

    Certain crossings in Oldham County are notorious for being dangerous, difficult to navigate or downright irritating for local commuters.
    The steep hill at Railroad Avenue is nerve-wracking for motorists, for instance, because the driver cannot see the road below as he climbs the hill and descends after crossing the tracks.

  • GINGER: Romance isn't the only thing filling the air

    Of the 22 Valentine’s Days that hubby and I have celebrated together, this year was by far the most romantic.
    Our first Valentine’s Day was spent in a snowstorm, without electricity, in a smelly cow barn complete with cow patties underfoot.
    Since then, it’s been pretty much downhill.

  • NOHS holds off SOHS in district

    CRESTWOOD – There will be a new 29th District champion in boys’ basketball this year.

    The North Oldham Mustangs held off defending champion South Oldham 58-56 Wednesday in the opening round of the 29th District tourney at SOHS.

  • Lady Colonels use second half run to beat NOHS

    CRESTWOOD – Getting back to the basics on defense improved the Oldham County Lady Colonels’ offense as they used a third quarter spurt to beat North Oldham 67-48 Wednesday in the opening round of the 29th District tourney.

  • Colonels power past Raiders in district

    CRESTWOOD – It was not pretty, but it got the job done as the Oldham County High School Colonels beat Trimble County 57-39 Tuesday in the first round of the 29th District tournament.

    The Colonels, 20-7, overcame several periods of sloppy play to stay in control for much of the game behind a game-high 17 points from senior guard Dylan Henderson.

  • Lady Dragons roll past Trimble in district

    CRESTWOOD – After a slow start, an 11-2 first quarter scoring run gave the South Oldham High School Lady Dragons the cushion they needed to roll to a 68-23 win over Trimble County in the opening round of the 29th District tournament Tuesday.

  • Man arrested for impersonating officer

    A Louisville man is charged with impersonating a police officer and driving a Crown Victoria outfitted with lights, stripes and a siren to look like a police cruiser.
    Kevin Shook is charged with impersonating an officer and using an improper sound device.
    Oldham County Police arrested Shook Feb. 14 after learning he is not affiliated with a police or fire department.

  • Colonels win regional wrestling crown

    MIDDLETOWN – It was a fine day for the Oldham County High School wrestling team Saturday.
    The Colonels took the Region V team title with five individual champions on a day highlighted by junior Cody Bishop’s 13-10 upset of Joe Rupp at 140 pounds.

  • North's Rusch wins MOP honors

    MIDDLETOWN – The bigger, better version of Chase Rusch may have served notice Saturday he’s ready to step out on a statewide scale.
    Rusch, a North Oldham High School junior, won the 160-pound regional wrestling title Saturday with an 8-4 win over Tom Rupp of Eastern and was named the meet’s Outstanding Wrestler.