Today's News

  • Pewee Valley resident named student leader at Transylvania

    South Oldham High School graduate and Transylvania University sophomore David Akers has been named a Student Orientation Leader for the 2008-09 academic year.

    SOLs help plan freshman orientation and help introduce new students to college life.

    They help new students make academic and social transitions to college life.They work closely with a faculty member in teaching our University 1111 classes.

  • Game Bytes

    Booster News

    Oldham County holding Ryder raffle

    When: Right now.

    Where: Oldham County High School and Dizzy Dave’s East, La Grange.

    What: The Oldham County High School booster club is holding a Ryder Cup ticket raffle.

  • Joseph holding camp at Tom Sawyer State Park

    CRESTWOOD – Former South Oldham High School and Eastern Kentucky University football player Keith Joseph is holding the KJ Fundamental Football Clinic from 6 to 8 p.m. May 19-23 at Tom Sawyer State Park.

    The clinic is non-contact and open to players ages 7-14. Players will be grouped in age groups.

    The registration deadline is May 9.

  • Business News Briefs

    Baptist Hospital Northeast announces 2008 board of directors

  • Kentucky Karma coming to South Oldham for game

    CRESTWOOD – The Kentucky Karma are coming back to Oldham County.

    The Karma, a women’s professional football team, will play the Chatanooga Locomotion at 7 p.m., May 10 at South Oldham High School.

    The game will feature two of of the stronger teams in the National Women’s Football Association.

  • Negative drug test equals free Domino's pizza

    Domino’s Pizza stores are teaming with the Oldham County Board of Education to encourage students to participate in the schools’ random drug testing programs.

    Students that participate in the voluntary drug testing program and test negative will be awarded a coupon for a free medium one-topping pizza, courtesy of Domino’s Pizza.

  • Carlson makes honor roll at Phillips Academy

    Chelsea F. Carlson, of Goshen, a member of the Class of 2009, has been named to the honor roll at Phillips Academy for the winter term.

    To be named to the honor roll, a student must maintain at least a 5-point grade average on a 6-point scale.

  • Letters to the Editor

    Ditch the vehicle for a carriage

    To the editor:

  • Sidewalk sales

    The owners of Norma Jean’s Trackside want to take it to the streets, or at least to the sidewalk.

    The co-owner of the Main Street restaurant, John Burley, asked members of La Grange City Council at their March meeting and again in April to allow alcohol sales to customers seated at tables along the sidewalk outside the restaurant.

  • Tally sheet

    Following is an account of action from the Oldham County Youth Soccer Association, the Thoroughbreds Soccer program and the North Oldham Little League from the past week as received by The Oldham Era: