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Today's News

  • Special earlybird pricing for Frogmen race

    The 2nd Annual River City Joggin’ for Frogmen 5k is back, bigger and better.

    Once again, it will take place at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at South Oldham High School, 5901 Veterans Memorial Parkway.

    The race raised over $10,000 in 2014 and the organization needs your help to reach its 2015 goal of $20,000.

    Take advantage of special early bird pricing. For a limited time, race registration for the 5k is $25 for adult civilians, $20 for adult active duty military and $10 for the Tadpole Trot (children six and under).

  • Skywarn Spotter classes scheduled

    Emergency Management to host Skywarn Spotter training class

    Information submitted

    Oldham County Emergency Management, in conjunction with the National Weather Service, is hosting a Skywarn Weather Spotter Class on Wednesday, March 25 at the John Black Community Center, located at 1551 North Highway 393 in La Grange.

    Skywarn is the National Weather Service (NWS) program of trained volunteer severe weather spotters. Skywarn volunteers support their local community and government by providing the NWS with timely and accurate severe weather reports.

  • PUBLIC records Mar. 5, 2015

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Feb. 25 -- Angela M Hall, 34, La Grange, was arrested for possession of controlled substance, first degree, first offense, possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • Education declaration signed
  • Legislative page for a day
  • La Grange Rotary Club Students of the Month
  • Math Night provides real-world practice

    You need 85 servings of Sprite for a party. Which would be the better deal, 12-packs or 2-liter bottles? If you need 36 eggs, how many cartons would you buy? These are the types of real-world math problems that students at Centerfield Elementary set out to solve on Tuesday, February 24.

      Nearly 300 families signed up to participate in the first annual Family Math Night at the La Grange Kroger, including third-grader Alexandra Jarvis, who says the event was “fun, but a challenge.”

  • Beginning Beekeeping

    The Oldham County Exttenstion Office will hold a beginning beekeeping class on Saturday, March 21 from 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

    There will be a $10 registration fee and it may be payable to Oldham County Extension. Lunch is included and space is limited and registration must be submitted to reserve a seat.

    The workshop location is 1815 N. Hwy. 393. Call (502) 222-9453 for more information.

    The event is sponsored by Oldham County Beekeepers Association and the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Colonels end season with 55-32 loss in regional tournament

     Oldham County girl’s basketball coach Jace Bryant hoped his team’s underdog mentality would give them the push they needed to put up a fight to Simon Kenton in the first round of the Region 8 Tournament. 

    But Simon Kenton took care of the underdog early and cruised to a 55-32 win over the Lady Colonels at Carroll County High School. The Lady Pioneers will play Shelby County in the 8th Region semifinals.

  • BOYS BASKETBALL: Region 8 Tournament rescheduled

    Due to inclement weather, the boy's Region 8 Tournament games at Henry County that were scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday have been rescheduled for Saturday.

    The new schedule for Saturday, Mar. 7:

    10:00 a.m. - Grant Co. vs. Shelby Co.

    Noon - Oldham Co. vs. Gallatin Co.

    2:00 p.m. - North Oldham vs. Owen Co.

    4:00 p.m. - Collins vs. Simon Kenton

     

    The regional semifinals are still on schedule for Mar. 9 with the championship game set for Mar. 10.