Behind the backcourt of Cobe Penny and Dylan Pittman that combined to score 36 points, Anderson County defeated South Oldham 65-56 in the Eighth Region semi-final. The Dragons suffered a two-and-a-half minute scoring drought in the final three minutes of the fourth quarter after closing a once 11-point deficit to four.
South Oldham used a fourth quarter surge to advance to the semi-finals of the Eighth Region tournament. The Dragons defeated District 32 winner Walton Verona 76-64 after going on a 12-1 run in the first three minutes of the final period of play.
Devin Young scored a team-high 20 points and Jo Griffin added 16 for the Dragons.
When Leah Campbell became executive director of Apple Patch, she signaled that the Oldham County nonprofit would move to a service-oriented model. Now, with a new Community Development Block Grant, Campbell hopes to take the first step.
The Oldham Chamber and Economic Development office is pleased to announce the 2017 Celebration of Women event. The event, presented by PNC Bank, will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 9, at City Place in La Grange.
The Project Guild of La Grange is now accepting nominations for grand marshal of the 2017 Oldham County Day Parade, which will be held on July 15 this year. The deadline for Grand Marshal nominations is March 10.
Attend March’s Wake Up and Smell the Coffee seminar series program entitled, “Sexual Abuse: Not My Child, Not My Family,” presented by Operation: PARENT on March 14 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 1350 North Highway 393 in La Grange.