Today's News

  • Downed power lines cause road closures

    Crews repairing downed power lines have closed several roads in Oldham County, including Dawkins Road between Ky. 146 and the Luther Luckett Correctional Facility, Ky. 2858 (Abbott Lane) about a half mile from Mt. Zion Road and Ky. 1793 at Spindletop subdivision in Goshen. 

  • Grill fire closes Wendy's

    Wendy's on Ky. 53 in La Grange was closed for part of Wednesday morning and afternoon following a grill fire.  

  • Big R's BBQ hosts business networking

    LA GRANGE - One step in the backdoor of Big R's BBQ and the wave of smoky barbeque ignites one's palette that good food is just a fork and knife away.

    Big R's BBQ in La Grange offers customers smoky goodness in the form of beef, pork or chicken.

  • Ky. 524 will be closed Saturday

    Ky. 524 will be closed three hours on Saturday morning to protect the safety of participants competing in a duathlon.

    The state department of highways will close Ky. 524 from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday as the SOS/3 Way Racing Duathlon takes place.

    The event is a fundraiser for the Save Our Schoolhouse fund to renovate Westport's historic schoolhouse.

  • I-71 crash closes right lane

    Emergency crews are headed to the northbound lanes of Interstate 71 where a tractor-trailer has sideswiped a vehicle.

    The crash occured near milemarker 23 of I-71. Traffic is still moving, but the right lane is closed as crews work to clear the crash.

  • History center to feature roots music exhibit

    The Oldham County History Center will be host to "New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music" starting in March 2012.


    "I took a slide rule out to demonstrate to the jury that it was impossible to go from point A to point B in the time that the policeman had stated. Not only did I win the case, but there was a front page photo in the newspaper...
    “But as I looked at the photo of myself it said, ‘unidentified defense lawyer.’ That was a little lesson in humility."

  • SOHS wins Valley tourney

    CRESTWOOD – It was another step forward for the South Oldham High School baseball team as they won the Valley Invitational over spring break.
    “It was good for us as young as we are,” SOHS coach Stephen Carter said. “We needed something like this, a boost for our confidence to get us a kick start.”

  • Dickerson wins bronze medal

    CRESTWOOD – Banged, bruised and solo, Aaron Dickerson fought his way to a third place finish in the National Collegiate Tae Kwon Do Championships in California on Sunday.

  • Athlete of the Week: Riley Robertson

    Name: Riley Robertson.
    School: Kenwood Station Elementary School.
    Sport: Tae Kwon Do.
    Age: 9.
    Hometown: Crestwood.
    Parents: Melissa and Douglas Robertson.
    Accomplishments: A fourth-grader at Kenwood Station Elementary School, Robertson is one of the top young students at the Kentucky Tae Kwon Do and Fitness Academy in Crestwood.