Today's News

  • High schools shine in annual journalism contest

    Each Oldham County high school brought home a slew of awards at the Kentucky High School Journalism Association’s annual convention. North Oldham High School’s North Star, South Oldham High School’s Dragon’s Tale and Oldham County High School’s Clarion Colonel picked up a number of individual and overall awards during the May 7 awards ceremony.

  • North Oldham wins second in regional

    NEW CASTLE – North Oldham’s Erin Overcash took a big step in defense of her state high jump state title by winning the regional title for the second year in a row last week at Henry County.Overcash tied with Jade Troutman of Bullitt East with a leap of 5-feet even, bu

  • Lady Colonels defeat Trimble for title

    BUCKNER – The Oldham County Lady Colonels softball team dispatched of Trimble County with workmanlike efficiency May 21, winning their third straight district tournament 7-2.The celebration was minimal from a team that has played into June the last three years.

  • Letters to the Editor

    Ban not cause of slumping sales

  • UK was the 'right place' for Goshen's Ryan Sims

    When Ryan Sims graduated from South Oldham High School in 2004, he was unsure of what major he would choose when he went to college.

  • Beyond the veil

    Generations of wedding photos have one thing in common for the McDonald family.Worn for six generations by nine women, in each photo is a rose-point lace veil in the garden pattern from Belgium that currently sits in a box in Louisa Huey “Weasa” Gaines’ home, waiting for t

  • News Briefs

    Sewer officials examine district’s expensesBoard members for the Oldham County Sewer District are examining a study about the costs and revenue associated with operating OCSD’s 13 wastewater treatment pla

  • Colonels power past Mustangs to win district title

    BEDFORD – As they did in the regular season, the Oldham County baseball team found just enough runs to beat North Oldham scoring a 4-0 win May 21 to win the 29th District title.“Give them credit,” NOHS coach Matt Walker said.

  • Funding a cure

    It has already taken her career, her dream house and her ability to walk. It is taking her independence and most likely will eventually take her life.Last week Carole Jones of La Grange faced four U. S.

  • Local students earn $53K in scholarships

    Oldham County Dollars for Scholars awarded more than $53,000 in scholarships from local businesses, organizations and individuals to 47 local students May 19. Recipients include Oldham County Career Center student Erin L. Muhlheizler, home-schooled student Rachel E. Meredith, North Oldham High School students Courtney B. Perkins, Stacey L. Schal, Brooke M. Claggett, Daniel T. Warren, Gretchen M. Gruenberg, Karen M. Bortner, Christine A.