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Today's News

  • Candidates file for 2010 election season

    The 2010 election season has attracted 59 Oldham residents campaigning for 30 elected positions. 

    From constables and magistrates to judge-executive and jailer, this election year brings seasoned veterans and newcomers alike to the political arena for what promises to be an exciting ride.

    Let the countdown to the May primary begin.

    The filing deadline for candidates in the 2010 election season was Tuesday.

  • Berry named to Drury University’s dean’s list

    Derek M. Berry of Crestwood was recently named to the dean’s list at Drury University. 

    To be named to the dean’s list, students must earn a 3.6 grade-point average.

  • La Grange to refinance golf course bonds

    La Grange city officials recently discussed refinancing bonds for Eagle Creek Golf Course.

    The city intends to approve the issuance of general obligation refunding bonds for $1,750,000 to acquire and improve the Eagle Creek Golf Course. 

    The bonds are dated March 1, 2000, and officials have determined substantial interest savings may be obtained through refinancing.

    The La Grange City Council will decide at the city’s March council meeting. 

  • Wedding Announcement

    Bruce and Sandis Parks of Crestwood announce the engagement of their daughter, Sabrina Kelly Parks to Joshua Kane Underwood of Glasgow, son of Buddy and Anne Grant Underwood of Glasgow.

    The bride-elect is a graduate of Georgetown College. She is employed by Wickliffe Veterinary Pharmacy in Lexington.

    The groom-elect is a graduate of Georgetown College. He is employed at Cook, Downing and Underwood Insurance Agency in Glasgow.

    A fall wedding is planned. Invitations will be mailed.

  • Oldham students named to dean’s list at Georgetown College

    Several local students were recently named to the dean’s list at Georgetown College for the fall semester.

    To be named to the dean’s list, students must earn a 3.7 grade-point average. 

    Those on the dean’s list from Crestwood include Caitlin M. Chilton, daughter of Tim and Regina Chilton; Brittany D. Hawkins, daughter of John and Gayle Hawkins; Samantha R. Owens, daughter of Jeff and Carol Owens; Chelsey A. Reid, daughter of Sheila Reid; and Michelle Ann Dresselhaus, daughter of Mary and Terry Dresselhaus. 

  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church hosts voters assembly

    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will host a voters’ assembly at both the 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday. Main items of business include the acceptance or rejection of the revitalization program and the election of a treasurer.

  • Girl Scout troops host father/daughter dance

    Girl Scout Troops 197 and 300 are hosting the 14th annual father/daughter Valentine’s Day dance from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at Camden Station Elementary School.ee

    Admission is $10 per couple and includes snacks, patch, crafts, a photo of the couple and dancing.ee

    Corsages can be purchased at the event for $5.ee No registration is required. 

    Proceeds benefit Girl Scouts Family and Community partnership campaign.ee For information, call Terri at 222-0646 or 435-4853.

     

  • Newspaper teams to sponsor ‘Oldham Icon’ contest for local singers

     Whether you’ve written an original song like “Pants on the Ground” or plan to perform a familiar tune like “My Heart Will Go On,” a new contest aims to identify Oldham County’s crop of vocal talent.  

    Auditions for Oldham Icon – a singing talent show – are 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Oldham County Schools Arts Center in Crestwood. 

    Advance registration and a $10 fee is required. Space is limited. 

  • Property transfers

    Crestwood

    John and Linda Smith to John and Linda Smith Joint Revocable Trust, quitclaim, lot 49, Arbor Ridge, 6508 Westwind Way, Crestwood, Value $52,000.

    Heather and William to Michael and Dorothy McClain, gift, lot 1, Frances Avenue, Crestwood, FMV $48,000.

    Sheila and Reed Lee to Mary Bramblett, lot 11, Lakewood Valley, 3805 Georgie Way, Crestwood, $128,000.

    Jon and Janice Gulley to Jon Gulley, quitclaim, lot 22, Clark Pointe, 2102 Clark Pointe Drive, Crestwood, FMV $213,000.

  • Second Street crossing gates will be installed soon

    Gates will soon be in place and in working order at the Second Street railroad crossing in La Grange. 

    Mayor Elsie Carter said Monday that crews from CSX will be in the city this week working on finishing the gate installation. She said the gates should be working later this week.

    City officials chose to install gates on Second Street to prevent the city from losing it’s quiet zone or having to close the street.