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Today's News

  • Soccer: District semifinals postponed

    The District 29 soccer semifinals scheduled to be played Monday night at Oldham County have been postponed due to subpar field conditions.

    OC was scheduled to host South Oldham in the girls semifinal at 6 p.m., with the boys semifinal between North Oldham and OC to follow.

    The district finals were scheduled to be played Wednesday night, with the winner of the girls semifinal playing North at 6 and the winner of the boys semifinal playing South at 8.

  • Boys golf: Maier finishes sixth at state tournament

    6:15 p.m.

    North Oldham senior Josh Maier fired a two-round 145 to finish tied for sixth overall at the Leachman Buick-GMC-Cadillac/KHSAA State Tournament at Bowling Green Country Club.

    Maier was in the lead after shooting a 68 (-4) in the first round. He fired a 77 (+5) in the second.

    Maier double boegeyed the 4th hole and bogeyed the 6th, 13th and 16th during his final round.

    John Augenstein of Owensboro Catholic was the tournament champion, firing back-to-back rounds of 69 (-3) to finish at -6 overall.

  • Football: Colonels shut out by Fern Creek

    Oldham County managed just 42 yards of total offense on Friday night and fell 27-0 in its district opener at Fern Creek.

    The Colonels (1-6, 0-1 Class 6-A, District 5) have now lost two straight games after beating North Bullitt 55-54 on Sept. 19 for their first win of the season.

    The Tigers (4-2, 1-0) held OC to -24 rushing yards on the night.

    Colonel quarterback James Harding was 4-of-15 passing for 66 yards with three interceptions. He had eight rushing attempts for -57 yards with a lost fumble.

  • Football: North blows out Waggener

    Seven North Oldham players scored touchdowns Friday as the Mustangs recorded a 53-0 win against Waggener in Goshen.

    North (4-2, 1-1 Class 4-A, District 3) forced a first-half running clock and led by a score of 40-0 at halftime.

    Mustang winback Arien Beasley ran five times for 54 yards with two touchdowns. Kevin Graham, Chris Webb, Jackson Wine, Harrison Stuart and Chris Burton also ran for North touchdowns against the Wildcats (1-5, 1-1).

  • Football: South holds on for key district win

    CRESTWOOD – South Oldham went into its game Friday against Cooper in search of a complete performance.

    The Dragons put together solid four-quarter efforts to begin the season with wins against Collins, Anderson County and Oldham County, but couldn’t sustain success in their last three games – losses to North Oldham and Conner and a win against Grant County.

    As senior linebacker Connor John described it, South got back on top of a roller coaster Friday against Cooper.

  • Boys soccer: Dragons, Bulldogs play to scoreless draw

    CRESTWOOD – Defense wins championships, and on Thursday night No. 2 Paul Laurence Dunbar and No. 9 South Oldham showed why they’re both favored to win their respective region championships and contend for a state crown.

    The Dragons and Bulldogs played to a 0-0 draw at Dragon Stadium in each team’s regular season finale.

    Both sides produced quality chances but neither could break completely through the other’s defense and goalkeeper.

  • Cross-country: Cole Dowdy, Searcy claim county titles

    BUCKNER – The Oldham County championships Wednesday went to prove just how even cross-country competition is in the county this season.

    Host Oldham County won the girls championship after the Lady Colonels got the advantage over North Oldham and South Oldham thanks to a tiebreaker.

    South Oldham won the boys title over North Oldham, placing four runners in the top five.

    South swept the individual titles, with sophomore Hallie Searcy winning the girls 5K and junior Cole Dowdy winning the boys championship.
     

  • Using God’s unconditional love in our own lives

    Fifteen years ago God sent me on an amazing journey to China to adopt my youngest daughter, Danielle. I knew as I looked into the eyes of the bewildered little girl (she was two and a half years old when we adopted her), that the amazing journey was just beginning. I have to admit I had an element of self-pride when I thought about how we would change this little orphan’s life by bringing her to the U.S. Was I in for a great surprise when I found out God had plans to use my daughter to teach me many important Bible lessons about life.

  • Public Records Oct. 9

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Oct. 4 - Omar N. Dorantes, 40, La Grange, was arrested for violation of a emergency protection order/domestic violence order

    Oct. 5 - Michael Scholz, 38, Kettering, Ohio, was arrested for possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia buy/possession.

    Property Transfers

    Nationstar Mortgage, LLC and Rebecca Wilson to Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, Lots 23 and 24, Lafayette Park, 705 W. Madison St., La Grange, $80,000, Commissioners Deed

  • College and Career night

    On Tuesday, Oct. 14, high school students and their families in Oldham County are encouraged to attend the next College and Career Night Program,

    “The ACT, PSAT and SAT Tests: What You Should Know Before Taking Them & How They Affect College Admission and Scholarship Opportunities.” The program will be from 7 to 8 p.m. in the South Oldham High School cafeteria.