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Today's News

  • Swimming for Apple Patch

    GOSHEN – The pool at Glen Oaks Country Club is always a popular spot in the summer, but it was even busier July 15 thanks to the Glen Oaks swim team.

    More than 75 members of the team and their parents participated in a 26-mile swim-a-thon to raise money for the Apple Patch Community.

  • Goshen may eliminate city office space

    Goshen city commissioners may eliminate city-leased office space for the city clerk and move operations to her home.

    Mayor Todd Hall said Monday he plans to find out if the move is legal, but such a move would save the city a significant amount of money.

    City clerk Joyce Morphew has worked from an unmarked office in Prospect for more than three years. Rent just increased to $583 per month.

  • Goshen students earn diplomas from Denison

    Two Goshen students recently graduated from Denison University.

    Lyndsey Susan Dearmond earned a bachelor of science degree with a major in biology. Dearmond is the daughter of Robert and Sue Dearmond of Goshen and a graduate of South Oldham High School.

  • Appreciating locally grown produce

    Attack of the killer tomatoes, cilantro and jalapenos under siege and a handful of other salmonella scares are reminding me to appreciate locally grown produce at its peak.

    And to avoid salsa. Yikes.

    This time of year, there’s nothing tastier than herbs and vegetables fresh from local soil.

  • Oldham students earn diplomas from Transy

    Five local students recently earned bachelor’s degrees from Transylvania University.

    Stefanie Rachelle Brock, a biology and Spanish language and literature double major, graduated with honors in Spanish. Brock is the daughter of Claude and Susan Brock of La Grange and an Oldham County High School graduate.

  • SOHS cross country sets practice times

    The South Oldham High School girls’ and boys’ cross country teams will practice at 7 a.m. at Tom Sawyer Park Monday through Friday until the start of school.

    For information, contact coach Stan Clark by e-mail at stanrunner@aol.com or by cell phone at 592-4834.

    Athletic packets are available at SOHS or online at www.sohs.net.

  • Runners fight intense heat

    Welcome to the 30th annual Oldham County Festival YMCA Sweat-fest! That’s the best way to describe the annual 5K run and one-miler that took place Friday.

  • County events

    Thursday, July 24

    Postpartum and Newborn Care class. 7 to 9 p.m. Baptist Hospital Northeast. Free. 222-3627 or baptistnortheast.com.

    La Leche League of Oldham County. 6 p.m. All mothers and mothers-to-be interested in learning more about breastfeeding welcome to attend. 222-2886.

  • Locals help East defeat West

    LOUISVILLE – The Oldham County connection was strong in the Kentucky High School Coaches Association/Gatorade East/West Junior All-Star Games Saturday at Bellarmine University.

    The East, led by North Oldham’s Dale Tingle, Oldham County’s Eric Dunlap and Brandon Mason and South Oldham’s Drew Kraemer, cruised 120-92 over the West stars made up of players from the Fifth and Sixth regions.

  • Two awarded Byrd Honors Scholarship

    Kenny Minielly of Prospect and Joel Lowery of Crestwood recently earned a four-year Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship for $1,5000 per year.

    Minielly, a 2008 graduate of Louisville Trinity High School, will attend Vanderbilt University to study biological sciences.

    At Trinity, Minielly was a member of the quick recall team, lacrosse team, National Honor Society, Beta Club, environmental club and Spanish club.