Today's News

  • Community in Brief - April 28, 2016

     KFB certifies Sherwood 

    Sherwood Acres Beef of Oldham County is one of 88 certified farm markets across the Commonwealth accepted into the 2016 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Certified Roadside Farm Market Program. 

  • Judas, Hated and Scorned
  • Going back home

    By Ginger Lumpkin

    Having my childhood and early adult life pretty evenly split between Indiana and Tennessee, I find that my allegiance is often torn.  There are so many things I love about the Hoosier State; the first signs of spring after a long, hard winter, pork tenderloin sandwiches bigger than the hog they came from, and some of the kindest, most friendly people you could ever hope to meet.  

  • Reach out to the lonely

     I’ve never met a stranger and I consider it a privilege to speak to everyone I’m introduced to.  You see, I’m homegrown.  I was born in Louisville and have always felt we possess good Southern hospitality.

  • Public records - April 28, 2016



    Victor W. Burba, DOB: 12/19/1974 - flagrant non-support; persistent felony offender, first


    Charles A. Clark, DOB:  01/23/1991 - criminal mischief, first; persistent felony offender, first


  • Harper: The Derby Trail: A lifetime of memories about a two-minute horse race

    By Chuck Harper
    Guest Columnist

    As far back as I can remember, there’s always been something magical about a horse to me. I grew up taking care of them.

    I grew up watching Roy Rogers and Trigger. I marveled at how the Lone Ranger expertly handled his gallant steed Silver.

  • Girls Lacrosse: Lady Mustangs win Braveheart Tournament red division championship

    North Oldham claimed the red division championship with a 5-4 win over Male in the Braveheart Tournament Sunday at Sacred Heart Academy.

    Molly Powers scored the game-winning goal in the final seconds to earn the Lady Mustangs the division title.

    Powers scored two goals in the championship game while Kate Ashton, Jilian Church and Catie Berkemeier also pitched in goals.

  • Boys Lacrosse: Dragons secure state tournament spot with win at North, Prince brings rain

    GOSHEN — Grant Prince brought the rain and locked up another state tournament berth for South Oldham.

    The sophomore poured in four goals in the Dragons’ 9-4 win at North Oldham Friday night to lock up the team’s third straight No. 1 seed in the upcoming district tournament.

    South Oldham (10-4) has a first round bye and will play the winner of North Oldham-Oldham County for the district final in Goshen on May 13.

  • Spring football: Dragons wrap up spring practice as underclassmen gain exposure to schemes

    CRESTWOOD — Just like every spring, football teams are working to replace important pieces left from the previous season.

    South Oldham wrapped up its two weeks of spring football practice with its annual Green vs. White scrimmage on April 23 and rehashed some familiar connections while displaying new talent.

    Coming off the best season in school history where the Dragons won a record 10 games and reached the KHSAA Class 5-A state quarterfinals, the Dragons replace 14 seniors with plenty of youth looking to fill that void.

  • Boys Soccer: North Oldham hires Poole as boys soccer coach

    Joshua Poole saw an opportunity that was too good to pass up. Now he’s thankful for some connections that helped him earn the trust of North Oldham High School.

    The school announced Tuesday that Poole has been hired as the new head coach of the boys’ soccer program, replacing former coach of two years, Andrew Terry.

    Poole, a 2010 Spalding University alum and 2005 graduate of Louisville Male High School, has worked with the Oldham County Soccer Club the past three years.