Today's News

  • BBB warns of Facebook lottery scam email

    If you get an email in your inbox that claims to be from Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook – delete it! BBB is warning the scam email claims the recipient is the winner of $1 million in “our 2011 Sweepstakes (Facebook Inc).”  The lottery emails are not from Facebook!

  • Santa program assists struggling seniors

    Be a Santa to a Senior, the popular campaign that has delivered 1.5 million gifts to needy seniors throughout North America during the past seven years, again is helping older adults cope in tough economic times.

  • Prospect pair opening Potbelly sandwich shop

    Two Prospect residents who met on the trading floor of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange are opening a sandwich shop known for toasty warm sandwiches and hand-dipped shakes.

    Potbelly Sandwich Shop opens Nov. 8. This is the brand’s second location to open in the state, joining an existing location in Florence.

  • Four-vehicle crash in Crestwood leaves one hospitalized

    Traffic in Crestwood is snarled after a four-vehicle crash at Ky. 22 and Ky. 329 this morning.

    The crash occurred Ky. 22 and Ky. 329 in the heart of Crestwood, causing major delays in rush hour traffic.

  • Hope Clinic receives $300,000 grant

    The waiting room at the Hope Health Clinic was crowded Monday morning — but it wasn’t full of patients.

    It was packed with excited supporters, volunteers and workers, all there for a special announcement.

    “They always told me to speak softly and carry a big check,” said Susan Zepeda, president and CEO of the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

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  • Man of the Hour: Oldham Countian of the Year Awarded

    For 47 years, the Oldham Chamber and Economic Development has recognized one person annually for going above and beyond their commitment to the county.

    Those people are honored as Oldham Countian of the Year, and the list grew on Tuesday.

    "This year, our honoree is someone that is not in the mainstream of politics, business or chamber work," said Deana Epperly Karem, executive director of the chamber, but who has a passion for the county that is "deeply ingrained in all that he does and stands for."

  • ‘Pass back’ does in Oldham

    BUCKNER--- According to the National federation of High schools, Rule 12, section 7, article 3: An indirect free kick is awarded to the opposing team, "If the goalkeeper touches the ball with his/her hands after it is deliberately kicked by a player to his/her own goalkeeper.” 

    In large part because of this rule and the referee’s call that Oldham County violated the ‘back pass’ rule, the Colonels’ season ended Monday night with a 2-0 loss to St. Xavier in the state sub-sectional round at Oldham County.

  • Chamber to honor Oldham Countian of the Year tonight

    Oldham Chamber & Economic Development will announce this year’s Oldham Countian of the Year at a special celebratory dinner Tuesday at Soiree in La Grange.

    This is the 47th year the Chamber has recognized an individual for their dedication and loyalty to Oldham County.  The Oldham Countian of the Year is a long-time tradition that recognizes an Oldham County business or community leader for service to Oldham County above and beyond their daily responsibilities or their commitment as a typical resident.

  • Crestwood man named homecoming king at Lindsey Wilson College

    An Oldham County resident was crowned 2011 Lindsey Wilson College homecoming king.

    Daniel Pulliam of Crestwood, was crowned king on Saturday afternoon at Blue Raider Stadium during halftime of the LWC-Kentucky Christian University football game.

    He was elected by the 2,600-student body at the liberal arts college and congratulated by Lindsey Wilson College President William T. Luckey Jr.

    Pulliam represented the LWC Student Activities Board on the homecoming court.