Today's News

  • Girls Basketball: North clobbers Collegiate

    There wasn’t much rest for the weary in North Oldham girls basketball 10-day, six-game stretch that ended with a 56-34 victory over Collegiate Saturday in Goshen. The Mustangs led for a majority of the way as AT Proctor had a team-high 16 points while Sarah Fiorito and Caitlyn Chen finished in double figures with 11 points and 10 points, respectively.

  • Boys Basketball: South staves off Oldham

    South Oldham boys basketball answered every Oldham County momentum swing during the Colonels’ comeback attempt, coming away with a hard-earned 70-60 victory in Crestwood Friday night. The Dragons never relinquished their fourth quarter lead despite the Colonels closing the deficit to one possession five separate times in the final seven minutes.

  • Girls Basketball: South downs Oldham

    It took some time, but South Oldham girls basketball perimeter shooting found its moment and used it to defeat Oldham County 42-28 in Crestwood Friday night. Skylar Sahatjian had a game-high 16 points while Lexi Bowlden had nine points and 10 rebounds for South Oldham. Aliyah Swanson finished with eight points and Sophia Head added seven points for Oldham County.

  • Police say human trafficking Facebook post hasn't been reported

     A post on Facebook that has been shared over 380 times that states “beware of this couple believe to be involved in human trafficking seen yesterday in La Grange at Walmart,” has not been reported to police. 

    “We have no report of it, it’s all on Facebook,” La Grange Police Chief Frank Conway said.

  • South Oldham Middle School on 'soft' lockdown

     South Oldham Middle School was on a 'soft' lockdown on Friday morning as police and administrators investigated a threat that was sent over the school’s anonymous tip line last night.

    South Oldham Middle School has an anonymous see something, say something form through its school website.

  • Match ups in the rivalry

    The first of three intra-county rivalry basketball games tip off Friday night as South Oldham boys and girls basketball hosts Oldham County. The girls’ game begins at 6 p.m. and the boys’ game will follow.

  • The story’s not over

     Let’s rip the Band-Aid off right now: when 2018 rolls in, I won’t be a reporter for the Oldham Era anymore. Instead, I’ll be the community reporter at the Sentinel News in Shelbyville. 

  • How to approach jealously

     I’m amazed to see every day the jealousy of others and the jealousy that festers in my own soul.  

  • Boys Basketball: Waggener gets by North

    North Oldham boys basketball couldn’t hold onto a slender fourth quarter as Waggener went on a 9-0 run to claim a 66-58 victory Tuesday night in Goshen. Dylan Yates had a team-high 18 points while Justin Rose scored 16 points for the Mustangs. Cole Fischer added 10 points.

  • Boys Basketball: Butler outlasts South

    A barrage of 3-pointers in the fourth quarter allowed Butler boys basketball to remain undefeated as it down South Oldham 60-52 in the championship game of the Jeff and Julie Beyke Classic hosted in Crestwood Friday night.

    Devin Young had a team-high 16 points and 11 rebounds while Sam Beard added 12 points for South Oldham.