The year was 1987, and I was in the 11th grade. I had recently transferred from a small Christian school and was not yet accustomed to the ways of my public school peers. But I was fairly certain none of them would be wearing a homemade, black wedding gown to the springtime formal event.
By the luck of the draw, or in this case, the spin of a wheel, Goshen resident Madison Orman joined the likes of Martha Layne Collins, Kentucky’s first female governor, Gail Gorski, United Airlines first female pilot, and a host of other leaders.
The Morris Industries Foundation recently presented awards from the Lewis Sexton Scholarship Fund. Three Kentucky high school graduating seniors, including one from South Oldham High School, received $5,000 college scholarships.
One Oldham County student will find it a little easier to pay for college this fall thanks to a scholarship from local McDonald’s Restaurants of Kentuckiana owner/operators and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana (RMHCK).
On Saturday, May 14, 58 students representing 38 counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton Academy’s ninth graduation ceremony in Van Meter Hall, including Rohan Deshpande of Oldham County High School.
A finalized plan has given Oldham County Fiscal Court and the Kentucky Division of Water direction on how to improve water quality in the Curry’s Fork Watershed by reducing pathogens and water temperature.