Today's News

  • Community Briefs

    Veterans Day Program

    Oldham County Post #39 of the American Legion will host a Veterans Day program on Monday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. at the John Black Community Center in Buckner. The entire community is invited to participate in this recognition of our veterans.

    Veterans Eat Free

    As a special salute to freedom, all veterans and military will eat free on Nov. 11 at Ponderosa Steakhouse, 816 South Hwy. 53 in La Grange. Free meals will be served for military personnel from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

  • Washing and sorting artifacts day at History Center

    Archaeology is a very important component to the Oldham County History Center’s educational programming.  Since 2005, the Oldham County History Center has sponsored annually four public archaeology digs, a summer institute for high school students and artifact washing days.  Such archaeology programs offer interested individuals the chance to experience a hands-on archaeology investigation and the opportunity to interpret what is found.

  • Wedding

    Halsmer Wedding

    Christina Ford and Stephen Halsmer were married June 1, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church. Parents are Robert and Jan Halsmer and John and Janet Ford, all of LaGrange.

    Maid of honor was Theresa Ford, Prospect; bridesmaids were Carolyn Knight and Kelly Hall, both of Louisville and Mary Kate Fahy, Pewee Valley.

  • Reader wins scholarship

    Kaitlyn Osorio (age 5), pictured below holding the check for her $1000 Scholarship from the Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust, was a big winner in the Oldham County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program this year.

    The Library’s annual Summer Reading Extravaganza was enjoyed by nearly 5,000 youths this past season and everyone who signed up received a chance for their name to be drawn for the $1,000 scholarship presented by the Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust and TIAA-CREF Tuition Financing, Inc.

  • Sports Briefs

    Vissing finishes third in at HGJT event in Louisville

    North Oldham golfer Michael Vissing finished tied for third place with a final score of 154 in the Boys 15-18 division this weekend in the Huricane Junior Golf Tour’s College Prep Series event at the Univeristy of Louisville’s Cardinal Club.

    Vissing shot an even par round on Sunday but it wasn’t enough to make up for the nine bogeys he shot on Saturday.

    D.J. Vogt of Louisville won the event with a score of 150.

  • Education Briefs

    “Our Town” tickets on sale

    The Oldham County Schools Arts Center’s youth theatre production of “Our Town” will be performed on November 8th and 9th at 7pm. 7105 Floydsburg Rd., Crestwood.

    Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students and children and may be purchased at the door or in advance by calling 502-241-6018.

    Deans List

  • Band finishes season with first place win


  • This Week’s Schedule


       11/8 Doss at North Oldham, 7:30

       11/8 Oldham County at Male, 7:30

       11/8 West Jessamine at South Oldham, 7:30

    Girls Soccer

       11/7 Oldham County vs. Sacred Heart at Dunbar High School, 6


       11/8 Oldham County vs. Hazard at Valley High School, 11 a.m.

       11/8 State quarterfinals, semifinals and finals at Valley High School, Time  TBD

  • La Grange Rotary Students of the Month

    The LaGrange Rotary Club is pleased to announce the October students of the month from Oldham County High School, Benjamin Finch and Griffin Bowling and from the Arvin Education Center, Kaylee Kroyer. 

  • Championship Dreams