Today's News

  • Athlete of the week: Cassie Axtell

    Name: Cassie Axtell

    School: Oldham County Middle School.

    Age: 13.

    Hometown: Crestwood.

  • Property Transfers


    Howard Rogers and L. Carol Rogers Revocable Living Trust to Dino Michalegko, lot 426, Willow Creek, 5304 Drifton Drive, Crestwood, $118,000.

    John and Marlene Okarmus to Gerald Offutt Jr., 8107 Speer Lane, Crestwood, $200,000.

  • Police find Michigan man in motel with juvenile girls, 124 ecstasy pills

    Police arrested a Michigan man Wednesday who had outstanding warrants for drug charges in Kentucky and Michigan.

  • Property Transfers


    Rizwan and Farhat Khan to The Rizwan N. Khan and Farhat R. Khan Revocable Living Trust, quitclaim, lot 2, River Glen subdivision, 3703 River Farm Cove, Prospect, FCV $1,255,000.

  • Sewer district plans sale of surplus supplies

    Members of the Oldham County Sewer District board have identified several items to be declared as surplus and sold.

    OCSD Board Treasurer Amy Alvey said the surplus items include a copier, television, three lab tables with sinks and Sony and Toshiba laptop computers. All items she said she believes are purchased made 2004 or earlier.

  • NOHS ends best-ever season in playoffs

    In a game of who could score last, the North Oldham Mustangs couldn’t muster a final touchdown, ending their best ever season Friday  in the second round of the state class 3A playoffs. The Mustangs finished the season 10-2.

  • New Hope hosts monthly hymn sing

    Myrtle Cunningham surprised everyone and lead singing of “Love Lifted Me,” during the October hymn sing at New Hope Baptist Church. The congregation helped her celebrate her birthday with a rendition of “Happy Birthday” and a card.

    Brenda Rockwell lead the congregation with “The Old Rugged Cross,” accompanied by David and his wife, Pam.

  • Drop-off event hits capacity early; residents turned away

    After just three hours of collecting, workers turned cars away during the county’s household hazardous waste drop-off event Saturday at the Oldham County Fairgrounds.

    Solid Waste Coordinator Linda Fountain said workers at the event saw 254 cars full of items for disposal before noon. Above, cars line up to drop off their hazardous materials and right, workers separate the materials.

  • Trips offer glimpse of working world

    Porcini, McDonald’s, sunny-side-up eggs at home — it doesn’t really matter to eighth-grader Landon Williams. He just wants to cook.

    So he enjoyed his class’ visit to McDonald’s Nov. 11 like he enjoyed their visit to Porcini’s last spring. He thinks he’d enjoy working at either one some day.

  • Police Reports

    Alcohol/drug arrests

    Tiffany M. Allen, 26, 5904 Woodcreek Crossing Way, Crestwood, arrested by OCPD Nov. 20, rear license not illuminated, DUI, no state registration receipt, no insurance, two counts possession of controlled substance (drug unspecified).