Today's News

  • Dragons' lacrosse edges Mustangs, district tournament approaching

     CRESTWOOD ----— Based on the result of South Oldham’s 11-8 win over North Oldham Friday night, it would be easy to draw a conclusion that the two teams would be the top contenders in the district. You wouldn’t have known that the Mustangs were winless at the time and that the Dragons were winners of five straight.

  • Pratt: Anticipating my first horse race and trip to Churchill Downs

     Two days from now, I’ll make a huge check mark on my bucket list. Growing up a sports fan in Tennessee, the Kentucky Derby was something we only acknowledged. For just a few — maybe 10 — minutes on the first Saturday in May, I would tune into NBC to watch the Derby. I had no wager or care for who won. I just watched it to fulfill my curiosity of the biggest sporting event that day.

  • BASEBALL: North rallies to beat South, Game 2 Wednesday

    GOSHEN – North Oldham is discovering very quickly that it isn’t going to cruise through district play in the same way it dominated the first half of its season.

  • Jarrett aims to repeat as regional champion, hopes for higher seed at state tournament

    Avoiding scenarios that don’t present the best possible outcomes is what Aspen Jarrett has spent her junior year working toward on the tennis court. As Oldham County’s best tennis player, Jarrett has gone through a rigorous 2015 schedule to prepare herself for the tough competition she’ll see in the state tournament, since that’s where her sights are set.

  • Right for Ray: South Oldham gives injured senior special memory in rivalry game

     There wasn’t anything special about the pregame routine for the North Oldham and South Oldham girls lacrosse Tuesday evening in Goshen. South Oldham coach Bob Newton began announcing his team’s lineup. No surprises with the starters until he called got to the last name.

    “Hannah!” he shouted.

    And there was senior Hannah Ray. Standing near the outside of the huddle and like she had all season, not given any thought to her name in the lineup.

  • North Oldham sets school records at Eastern Relays

    The University of Louisville hosted 91 schools in its annual Eastern Relays at the Oswley B. Frazier Cardinal Park Friday and Saturday. Teams across Kentucky and surrounding states gathered to compete in 22 events. North Oldham continued it's strong performances in both the boys and girls events, with North Oldham setting two new school records. Maggie Mollack set a record in the discus throw with 126.8 and Erin Edmunson set a school record in the mile with a time of 5:10.04.

  • SOFTBALL: Lady Mustangs make statement with 4-2 win over Oldham County

    GOSHEN -- The North Oldham softball team’s mission to be heard for 2015 is working at the right time, and timing was everything in that next step Wednesday night against Oldham County.

    The result was a long time coming for the Lady Mustangs.

    Trailing 2-0, North scored four unanswered runs to defeat the Lady Colonels 4-2 Wednesday night in Goshen for the first time in five years.

    The Lady Mustangs have won six straight, shutting out three opponents and allowing just three runs during that stretch.

  • Public records -- April 23, 2015

    La Grange Police Arrests
    Sherri A. Rothman, 39, of La Grange was arrested on April 16 for theft by unlawful taking shoplifting under $500, possession container substance 2nd degree, prescription container substance not in proper cont 2nd offense.

    Jamie M. McAtee, 29, Louisville, was arrested on April 16 on Jefferson County warrant for loitering for prostitution purposes 1st offense.

  • Farmer of the year applications now being accepted

    The 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” application process is now open, and the organization is seeking the Commonwealth’s finest nominees for this prestigious award.

  • Crestwood spa now open

      Pilar Varon is a licensed esthetician that was renting a room in Salon 146 as an independent contractor, but moved to her own space in February in Crestwood.

      Skincare By Pilar specializes in making skin healthier with facials for renewing, acne, vitamin C, microdermabrasion, O2 lit, rejuvenation cocktail facial, and ilma. New to the spa is micro-needleing and smart wave cavitation.

      Pilar also does lash and brow tint, glo-mineral make-up and waxing treatments.