Today's News

  • North Oldham Fire Department discusses moving facilities, selling antique fire truck






    The North Oldham Fire Department’s (NOFD) board of trustees met on Aug. 13.  

    The board discussed the possibilities of moving the training facilities currently contained within their old building across the street from their current facilities to a new location.  Currently, the old facility houses an entrapment maze used to train firefighters.  

  • Student artists present creations at first-ever Side-By-Side Art Gallery
  • Couples praying for and with one another

    I was running hard and mad. My wife had made me really angry, and I just put on my running gear and headed down the road. I was praying the whole time, and my prayers were for God to fix my wife.
    I told God all about all the crazy things she had said or done. Today I can’t remember even what the fight was about. All I remember was when I got quiet, and decided to listen for God’s gentle whisper to speak to me.

  • Adult education

    Oldham County Adult Education offers free academic skill-building services for adults.

    •Earn GED test credential

    •Prepare for college

    •Increase employability skills

    •Assist kids with homework

    For a limited time, pay only $10 for GED testing (per testing module). 

  • Gubernatorial Appointments

    Governor Steve Beshear has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions:

      • Karen T. Barry of La Grange as a member of the State Police Personnel Board. She will serve a term expiring June 19, 2019.

  • NAMI class offered

    The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will offer a Family-to Family education program at La Grange Baptist Church, 1139 Commerce Parkway in La Grange, beginning Thursday, Aug. 27 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

    The class is a free, 12-week course for family caregivers of individuals with severe mental illnesses. The course, which is taught by trained family members, also provides all instructional materials and course materials.

  • Wine & Bourbon tasting this weekend

    The South Oldham Rotary Club is hosting their Fourth Annual South Oldham Rotary Bourbon & Wine Tasting on Friday, Aug. 21, from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at beautiful Yew Dell Gardens located at 6220 Old La Grange Road in Crestwood.  

  • Engagement: Vetovitz-Roe

    Judy and Stan Vetovitz of Crestwood announce the engagement of their daughter, Michelle Murray Vetovitz to Lance Martin Roe, of Youngstown, N.Y.

    The bride-to-be graduated from South Oldham High School in 2007, then Indiana University with a bachelor of arts degree in communications and marketing. She is employed as a senior media buyer at Butler/Till in Rochester, N.Y. She is currently pursuing an MBA.

  • Young homemakers invited to join

    If you take care of a home and/or family, then you’re a homemaker. Men and women of any age and background can be homemakers. Today, many also work outside the home to help provide financially for their families.

  • Walking tour steps out in September

    Spend a few hours on a downtown walking tour of La Grange and learn things you never knew about the quaint town beside the railroad tracks. Join Dr. Nancy Stearns Theiss, Ph.D., executive director of the Oldham County History Center, as she leads an informative and fun stroll through La Grange, pointing out various highlights of the town’s history.