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Today's News

  • Bridgmohan rides to second in Derby

    LOUISVILLE – No one came close to California Chrome Saturday in Kentucky Derby 140.

    But pacing the rest of the field was Commanding Curve with an Oldham Countian aboard.

    Goshen resident Shaun Bridgmohan rode longshot Commanding Curve to a second-place finish at Churchill Downs, Bridgmohan's highest finish in six career Derby starts.

  • California Chrome leaves no doubt in dominant Derby

    LOUISVILLE – Critiques of California Chrome were spoken ever since the 3-year-old colt arrived at Churchill Downs Monday morning.

    There were questions as to how the Santa Anita Derby winner would handle being out of California for the first time, how he'd do on a track where he'd never raced, how he'd react to racing in a 19-horse field.

  • Untapable romps, Kiss Moon last

    LOUISVILLE – Untapable was unstoppable Friday.

    She cruised to a 4 ½ length win over second-place My Miss Sophia, third-place Unbridled Forever and nine other 3-year-old fillies in the Longines Kentucky Oaks 140 at Churchill Downs.

    Untapable became the second Oaks winner in the careers of trainer Steve Asmussen, jockey Rosie Napravnik and owner Winchell Thoroughbreds.

  • Hermitage-bred Kiss Moon 35-1 in Oaks

    LOUISVILLE – Oldham County has a representative in America’s premier race for three-year-old fillies, but she’ll have to overcome long odds to win.

    Hermitage Farm-bred Kiss Moon will go off from the No. 6 post position Friday afternoon in the Longines Kentucky Oaks 140 at Churchill Downs. Kiss Moon’s odds were 35-1 as of 5:05 p.m. Friday.

  • South overwhelms Woodford in Senior Night win

    CRESTWOOD – South Oldham took nearly two quarters to get dialed into its final postseason tune-up Wednesday night.

    Once the Dragons did, they showed why they’ll be the No. 1 seed in next week’s District 4 Tournament.

    South scored 14 of the game’s final 15 goals and beat Woodford County 19-7 on Senior Night at Dragon Stadium.

  • La Grange police bust synthetic marijuana lab

    On Monday, La Grange Police acting on information gathered from an investigation, executed a search warrant on a residence in the 2000 block of Cherry Ridge Ct. in La Grange. Inside the residence officers located and seized several ounces of marijuana, several ounces of synthetic controlled narcotics and cash. Also seized were ingredients and equipment used to manufacture synthetic narcotics.

  • Public Records May 1

    La Grange Police Arrests

    April 19 -- Austin W. Neuner, 22, La Grange, was arrested for operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs 1st offense.

     

    April 21 -- Heather Nalley, 33, La Grange, was arrested for endangering welfare of a minor (x2), alcohol intoxication public place, assault 4th domestic violence minor injury.

     

    April 22 -- Dalton C. Cundiff, 21, La Grange, was arrested for operating motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drugs 1st offense, possession of marijuana, disregarding stop sign.

  • A Prayer Pattern for Learning to Pray - ACTS IN Communion

    In James 5:16 we read, “The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.” As Christians we are to desire righteousness, that is, we are to live lives as holy as we can. We recognize we will never be free from sin, but we make no excuses. The more we are able to do this the more powerful and effective our prayers will be. I want powerful and effective prayers. What about you?

  • UPS foundation gives donation to engineering academy

    The Oldham County Schools new Engineering Academy will launch in August thanks in part to a donation from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS, the area’s largest employer. The grant will be used to help fund equipment and supplies for the new academy, which will welcome its first class of approximately 50 students in the fall.

  • SOHS performs Cinderella