The La Grange Historical African-American Cemetery received some much-needed attention this past Saturday from the local congregation of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
The cemetery is located two blocks north of Hwy.146 at the junction of Third and Fourth Avenues. The earliest burial documented at the cemetery is from 1849. It is the final resting place for 115 African-Americans who lived here in Oldham County.
The Tri-County Community Action Agency will display the FY 2015 Community Service Block Grant Plan in the CAA’s office located at 1015 Dispatchers Way La Grange. The public is invited to view the plan between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. This project is funded, in part, under a contract with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services with funds from the Community Service Block Grant Act of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The following individuals are wanted for probation violation in Oldham County: Anthony Yochum, Nikko Hopson, Destin Kunker and Lincoln “Nate” Grant. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to contact Contact Rick Gray at Probation & Parole by calling 502-222-1492 x225.
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