Today's News

  • Students could see shorter school days

    Students may see some school days cut short in 2009-10.

    Oldham County Board of Education members are considering a plan that would send students home two hours early on six days during the 2009-10 school year. 

  • Main Street exodus

    It’s part of the natural ebb and flow of Main Street. Even if companies know they are going under, they try to hang on through Christmas to clear out inventory then close shop in January or February.

  • Time to re-start your Grand Slam training

    It’s that time again.

    2008 brought the best turn out ever for the Oldham County Grand Slam. You guys are showing what a great community this is by participating in this four 5K race series which also offers a one-mile option. 

  • Local woman sees firsthand the devastation of people in Gaza

    When she left for Gaza Jan. 7, she knew the situation was dire. That’s why this Oldham County mom went — to distribute medical supplies and stand in solidarity with the Palestinian people. But Sharon Wallace wasn’t prepared for the extent of devastation, and the scores of families whose lives were torn apart.

  • Shooting leaves La Grange man dead

    A shooting reported Monday night at a La Grange apartment complex left one man dead.

    La Grange Police responded to a 911 call at 9:24 p.m. Sunday where a shooting took place.

    Upon arrival at Creekside Apartments in La Grange, police found a white male, James E. Bailey, 33, dead at the scene. 

  • Back in the game

     CRESTWOOD – After a week off with weather-related cancellations, the South Oldham Lady Dragons went back to the basics to beat Carroll County 42-37 Monday.

    Going to the boards and adding a bit of extra toughness on defense in the second half, The Lady Dragons, 10-10 on the year, won their fourth straight game and sixth in their last seven tries.

  • SOHS teacher’s play debuts tonight

    If you’re a student at South Oldham High School, you probably know him as Mr. Watson. But if you visit the Bunbury Theatre in the next few weeks, you’ll see the results of his own homework assignment.

    Adam Watson’s play “Occasional Poisonings from the Kitchen” is one of four in The Honest Abe 23-minute Play Festival opening today (Thursday) at the Bunbury Theatre.

  • Letters to the Editor

    Court should dissolve airport board

    To the editor:

  • Property Transfers


    HSBC Bank USA, National Association as Trustee for the Ellington Trust Series to Victor and Nancy Vogt, lot 90, Darby Pointe, 4007 Shannon Cove, Buckner, $233,000.


  • Survey says: no airport

    The results are in – the  consensus of residents surveyed say they wouldn’t support a general aviation airport in Oldham County at this time.