Today's News

  • Lady Dragons roll past Trimble in district

    CRESTWOOD – After a slow start, an 11-2 first quarter scoring run gave the South Oldham High School Lady Dragons the cushion they needed to roll to a 68-23 win over Trimble County in the opening round of the 29th District tournament Tuesday.

  • Man arrested for impersonating officer

    A Louisville man is charged with impersonating a police officer and driving a Crown Victoria outfitted with lights, stripes and a siren to look like a police cruiser.
    Kevin Shook is charged with impersonating an officer and using an improper sound device.
    Oldham County Police arrested Shook Feb. 14 after learning he is not affiliated with a police or fire department.

  • Colonels win regional wrestling crown

    MIDDLETOWN – It was a fine day for the Oldham County High School wrestling team Saturday.
    The Colonels took the Region V team title with five individual champions on a day highlighted by junior Cody Bishop’s 13-10 upset of Joe Rupp at 140 pounds.

  • North's Rusch wins MOP honors

    MIDDLETOWN – The bigger, better version of Chase Rusch may have served notice Saturday he’s ready to step out on a statewide scale.
    Rusch, a North Oldham High School junior, won the 160-pound regional wrestling title Saturday with an 8-4 win over Tom Rupp of Eastern and was named the meet’s Outstanding Wrestler.

  • Colonels beat Simon Kenton

    BUCKNER – After weathering Simon Kenton’s counter punch, the Oldham County Colonels came back with their own haymaker to knock the Pioneers out in a 57-49 win Friday.
    OCHS, 18-6, dispatched a team many considered their main rival for a regional crown with a 12-2 run just before the end of the first half.

  • Swimmers headed for state meet

    LOUISVILLE – The local swimming teams came out of the meat grinder that is their regional meet with several bright spots.
    The North Oldham girls’ team brought home a fifth-place finish to lead the local programs led by seventh grader Kate Tavestad who set a pair of school records in the 100- and 200 yard freestyle races.

  • Athlete of the Week: Hudson Heidorf

    Name: Hudson Heidorf.
    School: North Oldham Middle School.
    Sport: Wrestling.
    Division: 96 pounds/103 pounds.
    Age: 13.
    Hometown: Prospect.
    Parents: Brad and Bobbi Heidorf.

  • Sports Bytes

    South Oldham vs. Owen County
    Score: 64-49 South Oldham.
    When: Friday.
    Where: Owen County High School.
    Key players: South Oldham’s Matt Haysley, Eric Blair and Carson Fields. Owen County’s Stone Osborne and Sawyer Williams.

  • Neelly makes Idol's Top 100

    A North Oldham High School student who got a golden ticket to Hollywood in July left American Idol during Thursday's episode. 

    Brandy Neelly, who appeared on the Hollywood week episodes of American Idol made it to the Top 100.

  • City sues ex-mayor for conference table, records

    The City of La Grange filed two lawsuits Feb. 15 alleging the former mayor removed official records and property from city hall and improperly sold city property during her final days in office.