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Today's News

  • A look into the state legislature

    On the 45th day of the legislative session, the House finally passed its budget bill. This leaves us in the Senate only 13 days to work on the budget, present it in a committee, and vote on a Senate version. Thirteen days, less than two weeks, and if we take 13, our power to veto is lost.

  • Recent ribbon cuttings in Prospect

    Above left, Simply Cozy Gifts & Accessories, located in the Prospect Point Shopping Center, recently marked their opening. Above right, the newly remodeled Kroger Prospect, located on Timber Ridge Drive in Prospect, is officially opened. Both ribbon cuttings were promoted and celebrated by the Prospect Area Chamber of Commerce.

  • Librarians hit the capitol for a cause
  • Crowning moment

    Skylar Stark, daughter of Patricia and Jonathan Stark, has been chosen as a state finalist in the National American Miss Kentucky Pageant to be held may 9th and 10th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Louisville. This pageant is held for girls ages 4 through 6. The winner will receive a $1,000 cash award, a crown and banner and air transportation to compete in the national pageant at Disneyland in California.

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  • Community briefs March 20

    Arts Gala

    Goshen Elementary in Prospect will be hosting it’s annual Arts Gala, March 21 from 5:30p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The theme of the event is Imagine and will feature 700 pieces of student art, a dance performance and a short play.

    Gospel Concert

    Dehaven Baptist Church at 301 W. Main Street in La Grange, will be offering a free southern gospel concert performance by Adoration on Sunday, March 23, at 7 p.m.

     

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  • Local student selected as scholarship semifinalist

    Kyle Smith, a junior at Oldham County High School, has been selected as a semifinalist competing for one of 65 scholarships to study abroad with the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad program.

    The YES Abroad program is operated under funding by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The merit-based award covers the full cost of an academic year, providing students with a full immersion experience through living with a host family and attending a local  high school.

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  • Youth mud run announced
  • Trivia night fundraiser

    Oldham County Middle School invites you to attend Family Tree Foundation Trivia Night on Saturday, March 22, at 6 p.m. at St. Aloysius Catholic Church at 212 Mt. Mercy Drive in Pewee Valley.

    Regular Tables are $120 for 8 people (ages 18 and over only).  Please feel free to bring your own snacks and drinks, adult beverages are welcome. VIP Tables are $200 for 8 people.  VIP Benefits: Soda/Water, Dessert, Raffle Tickets, 2 Free Answers, Prime Table Placement and Runner.

  • Goshen student serves as page for Sen. Harris