Today's News

  • Back in the game

     CRESTWOOD – After a week off with weather-related cancellations, the South Oldham Lady Dragons went back to the basics to beat Carroll County 42-37 Monday.

    Going to the boards and adding a bit of extra toughness on defense in the second half, The Lady Dragons, 10-10 on the year, won their fourth straight game and sixth in their last seven tries.

  • SOHS teacher’s play debuts tonight

    If you’re a student at South Oldham High School, you probably know him as Mr. Watson. But if you visit the Bunbury Theatre in the next few weeks, you’ll see the results of his own homework assignment.

    Adam Watson’s play “Occasional Poisonings from the Kitchen” is one of four in The Honest Abe 23-minute Play Festival opening today (Thursday) at the Bunbury Theatre.

  • Letters to the Editor

    Court should dissolve airport board

    To the editor:

  • Property Transfers


    HSBC Bank USA, National Association as Trustee for the Ellington Trust Series to Victor and Nancy Vogt, lot 90, Darby Pointe, 4007 Shannon Cove, Buckner, $233,000.


  • Survey says: no airport

    The results are in – the  consensus of residents surveyed say they wouldn’t support a general aviation airport in Oldham County at this time.

  • How would Oldham County benefit from a general aviation airport?

     How would Oldham County benefit from a general aviation airport?

    Debate this issue and others online at OldhamEra.com/conversation

  • Oldham weathers the storm

    It’s being compared to that other storm, the one in September with high-speed winds that knocked out power for days and scattered tree limbs and other debris throughout the county, only this one was worse.

    Just like Ike. With ice.

  • Winter weather wreaks havoc

    Shelter planned at OC community center

  • Statewide cleanup continues

    State highway crews today continue the task of clearing roadways of snow, ice and downed trees left by a winter storm that roared through the commonwealth.


    Power outages that have left more than 500,000 Kentuckians without electricity also have hampered Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews, as has loss of telephone service in a broad swath of western and central Kentucky. Rising water has blocked roadways in many counties.


  • Shelter planned at OC community center

    According to Kevin Nuss, Oldham County Emergency Management Director, there are still about 13,300 without power in Oldham County as of 11 a.m. Thursday, though some has been restored. Nuss said the number is higher than yesterday because he was given incorrect information by LG&E.

    A shelter is now available at the Red Cross, but it will be moved this afternoon to the John Black Community Center. Yesterday afternoon the main breaker on Ky. 393 was restored, bringing back power to the community center

    and Oldham County Dispatch.