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Today's News

  • Veterans Memorial Park begins construction

     Veterans Memorial Park of Kentucky, Inc. is being built in Crestwood.  Construction is scheduled to begin this winter with the Park’s dedication planned for next fall.

    The Peyton Samuel Head Family Trust made a grant for the construction cost for a brick pad at the main entrance that is only for veterans. The grant pays for 42 bricks for Oldham Countians who were killed in action in WWI, WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.  

  • Zimmerman files caucus paperwork

     Jim Zimmerman presented the 2016 Republican Caucus filing document and filing fee on behalf of Governor John Kasich of Ohio.  As former Republican Party County officer and State Representative, Zimmerman was honored to represent Governor Kasich, who’s public service credentials are unmatched by the rest of the Republican or Democrat field. In the photo is Former State Representative, Jim Zimmerman and the Executive Director of the Republican Party, Mike Biagi.

  • Red Cross asks for blood donations this holiday season

    The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to end the year with real meaning by donating blood for hospital patients in need.

  • Community in Brief - Dec. 17, 2016

     Hall promoted

    Fastline Media Group announces that Margy Hall has transitioned into a new role at the company.

    Hall has been with Fastline Media Group since 2005 in the Production Department in the Sales Support position. 

  • Oldham Farm Bureau recognized
  • The sweetest victory celebration of all

     When my children were all teenagers and young adults, Christmas had lost its magic.  

    No grandchildren were blessing my life yet, and I was going through the motions of being excited about Christmas.  

    Truth be told, I couldn’t wait for Christmas to be over so things would slow down and I could relax.  I knew that as a minister this was an inappropriate response to Christmas, but I wasn’t going to just start making up feelings either.  

  • Three sobering realities

     Sometimes when my ego or the ego of others becomes too prominent I find that I have to remind myself of three sobering realities.  It’s all about humility.  The moment you think you have acquired humility is just the moment you have lost it.

    The first reality is that everything I am, I have received from others.  

  • Three sobering realities

     Sometimes when my ego or the ego of others becomes too prominent I find that I have to remind myself of three sobering realities.  It’s all about humility.  The moment you think you have acquired humility is just the moment you have lost it.

    The first reality is that everything I am, I have received from others.  

  • Historic vote for county

    By Scott Whitehouse

    Oldham County voters have the opportunity on Dec. 29 to cast a historic vote in a special election.  Please vote “yes” to allow the sale of packaged alcoholic beverages in Oldham County.

     On Dec. 5, 1933 Prohibition ended in the United States. Eighty-two years later we have the chance to make the sale of packaged alcoholic beverages available to consumers in Oldham County.

  • A December birthday celebration

    By Ginger Lumpkin

       I’ve got a birthday coming up!  On Dec. 20, I will turn 46 years old. 

    Most people born at this time of year are like, “Dear Santa, all I want for Christmas is for somebody to remember my December birthday.”