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Today's News

  • Tally sheet

     

    Following is an account of action from the North Oldham Little League from the past week as received by The Oldham Era:

     

  • Two from Oldham graduate from Morehead State

    Two local students recently graduated from Morehead State University. 

    Ryan Hudson and Marcus Hundle, both of  La Grange, earned bachelor’s degrees from the university.

  • Oldham students named to president’s list at EKU

    For the spring semester, more than 700 Eastern Kentucky University students were named to the president’s list. Among those on the president’s list were students from Oldham County: Maranatha Schulte of La Grange, a junior studying general studies in arts and sciences; Jonathan Sherry of La Grange, a senior studying history; and Stephanie Lynch of La Grange, a junior studying biology.

    To be named to the president’s list at EKU, students must earn a 4.0 grade-point average.

     

  • Chamber seeks nominees for annual OCTA awards

     The Oldham County Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the 2009 OCTA Awards, including Business of the Year, Home-Based Business Award, Community Service Award and Woman-Owned Business Award.

    Each year, the Chamber recognizes businesses for their efforts in creating jobs, working with community organizations, and contributing to the overall economy of Oldham County.  

  • Local students graduate from Centre College

    Several local students recently earned bachelor’s degrees from Centre College in Danville. 

    Erin Menard earned a bachelor’s degree in design and culture, and graduated magna cum laude. She also earned the Female Athlete of the Year award.

    Menard is the daughter of Tim and Lisa Menard of Crestwood and a graduate of Oldham County High School.

    Jimmy Dan Theiss earned degrees in government and history.  He  is the son of James and Nancy Theiss of La Grange and is a graduate of Oldham County High School.

  • Property Transfers

    La Grange

    Citizens Union Bank to BUC Investments Inc., quitclaim, 2240 E. U.S. 42, La Grange, FMV $652,850.

    BUC Investments Inc. to Paul and Barbara Wallender, tract 2-A 2240 E. U.S. 42, La Grange, $499,900.

    J. Thomas and Jennifer Argue to Weichert Relocation Resources Inc., lot 96, Gleneagles Estates, 2601 Sunningdale Place East, La Grange, $262,250.

    Weichert Relocation Resources Inc. to Lauren and John Engle, lot 96, Gleneagles Estates, 2601 Sunningdale Place East, La Grange, $244,950.

  • Local graduates from Transylvania

    Chelsea Kelley recently graduated from Transylvania University. 

    Kelley, a South Oldham High School graduate, earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and  minored in women’s studies. 

    She is the daughter of Bruce Kelley of Crestwood and Sharon Kelley of Borden, Ind.

  • Engagement Announcement

    Carol and Darren Stivers of Smithfield and Rick Williaams and Donna Bailey of Louisville announce the engagement of their daughter, Shauna Renae Williams of Crestwood to Billy-Joel Markham, son of William and Janice Markham of Crestwood.

    The bride-elect is a 1999 graduate of Oldham County High School and a 2003 graduate of University of Louisville, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She is employed as a classification and treatment officer at Luther Luckett Correctional Complex. 

  • Local students named to dean’s list at Georgetown

    Madelynn Davis and Shelley Ware were named to the dean’s list at Georgetown College for the spring semester.

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

    Davis is the daughter of Patrick and Pamela Davis of La Grange.

    Ware is the daughter of Michael and Connie Markham of La Grange, and granddaughter of Jim and JoAnn Markham of La Grange.

  • Nakamura awarded Robert C. Byrd honors scholarship

    Brad Nakamura has earned a $1,500 Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship.

    Nakamura, a 2009 graduate of Oldham County High School, will attend Xavier University in Cincinnati and study chemistry.

    While at OCHS, Nakamura was a member of the chess, academic, speech and soccer teams. 

    He is the son of Cathleen and Alan Nakamura of Crestwood.