Today's News

  • Engagement Announcement


    Martha and Blaine Labar of Louisville announce the engagement of their son, Christopher Joseph Labar to Erica May Green. 

    The bride-elect is a graduate of Rowan County High School, the University of Louisville and UofL School of Medicine. She is a resident physician at Kosair Children’s Hospital.

  • Smith completes USMC boot camp

    Taylor Jordan Smith, a 2008 graduate of Oldham County High School, completed an intense 13-week U. S. Marine Corps boot camp Oct. 17. 

    She is currently at Camp LeJeune, N.C. for combat training and then will attend intelligence school in Norfolk, Va.

  • ‘Dancin’ to the jailhouse rock’

    Residents recently participated in a friendly dance-off at the Oldham County YMCA Family Branch. Split into two teams, each met for half an hour each week for five weeks to work on their routine. The practice time culminated in a dance-off earlier this month, where teams were judged on the routine.

  • NOHS staff gets in costume for halloween

    North Oldham High School teachers and staff dressed up in costumes to celebrate Halloween on Oct. 31.

  • Rotary students of the month

    La Grange Rotary honored October students of the month Oct. 28. Joe Schoenbaechler,  president of the La Grange Rotary Club, Bradley Nakamura and Alyson Cooke from Oldham County High School and Lindsey Davidson of Health Sciences from Oldham County Career and Technical Center.

  • Pewee Valley Presbyterian welcomes new pastor Sunday

     The Rev. Joel Allen Weible, a second-generation minister with a previous career in theatre, has been elected as pastor of Pewee Valley Presbyterian Church.

    Weible, 43, will begin his ministry at Pewee Valley officially on Sunday. The congregation approved his call Oct. 19 at a combined service where he preached the sermon.

  • Rotary honors

    The South Oldham Rotary Club honored the Students of the Month Sept. 12. The honoree from South Oldham High School is Derrek James Nichter. Nichter plans to be a teacher or work in the sports field after college. He is looking for colleges that will give him an opportunity for a baseball scholarship. At SOHS Nichter is on the baseball team and is involved in the peer tutoring program with CBE. Nichter enjoys sports, including baseball, hunting, fishing, basketball, football and swimming.

  • Believing in angels

    Throughout history humans have  wondered whether they are the only intelligent beings in this universe. One of the most recent scientific attempts is the search for extraterrestrial life. 

    If life is out there, will it prove friend or foe? The Bible answers this question with a resounding “Yes.” 

  • Pontrich completes basic training at academy

    Cadet Private Adam Pontrich, son of Jim and Cindy Pontrich of La Grange, recently completed Cadet Basic Training at the U.S. Military Academy.

    Pontrich entered West Point June 30 and began classes Aug. 21. 

  • Dear Mr. President

    Two months ago, 8-year-old Kaitlyn Jones wrote a letter to President Bush about saving animals.

    Jones, a student in Mrs. Osborne’s 3rd grade class at Camden Station Elementary, received a reply from Bush on Oct. 22. It included a letter from Bush and an autographed 8-by-10 of the president and his puppy. He also sent Jones stickers featuring his dog.