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Today's News

  • Game Bytes

    Baseball

    Oldham Aces vs. Lyon County

    Score: 7-6 Aces.

    When: June 27. 

    Where: Evansville Harrison High School. 

    Key players: The Aces’ Jordan Ellis and Andy Wood. 

    Game highlights: The Aces got up 7-2 early, then held off a comeback to win.

    Starting pitcher Andy Wood threw six strong innings before giving way to Jason Sterrett who came in to strike out the side in the bottom of the seventh and record the save. Wood got the win.

  • Berry named to dean’s list at Drury University

    Derek 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. 

  • Sheriff’s reports

    Warrant arrests

    Jerry W. Burns, 46, 136 Salem View Road, London, arrested by OCSO June 18, failure to appear.

    John E. Lee, 50, 96 Flat Creek Road, Dry Ridge, arrested by OCSO June 19, failure to appear.

    Donald L. Moore, 45, 987 Vance Road, Turner Station, arrested by OCSO June 22, failure to comply. 

    Jose S. Arceta, 32, 2114 Liberty Lane, Goshen, arrested by OCSO June 22, failure to comply.

    Allison M. Bunnell, 18, 1908 Jericho Road, Apt. F2, La Grange, arrested by OCSO June 24, failure to appear.

  • 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.