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  • Boys Golf: Mustangs upset St. X with record score in Battle of the Bridge

    North Oldham boys golf coach Larry Dunn doesn’t want to place anything above a state tournament appearance, but what transpired at Old Bridge Golf Club in Danville this weekend comes as a close second for best moments in Mustangs golf history.

  • Girls Soccer: Lady Dragons blank Nelson County behind Faulk's hat-trick

    CRESTWOOD — Maybe the big question coach Kenny Burke had before the season has already been answered just one game into the season. 

    Maybe it’s still too early to tell.

  • Joggin’ for Frogmen less than month away

    The second annual River City Joggin’ for Frogmen 5k is back, bigger and better.
    Once again, it will take place at 8:30 am on Saturday, Aug. 29, at South Oldham High School, 5901 Veterans Memorial Parkway. The race raised over $10,000 in 2014 and needs your help to reach the 2015 goal of $20,000.
    For a limited time, race registration for the 5k is $35 for adult civilians, $30 for adult Active Duty Military, and $10 for the Tadpole Trot (children six and under). Registration will include custom finisher’s medals for all participants, chip timing and bibs, and a race t-shirt.

  • community briefs
  • American Heritage Girls top ten reasons to join

    Is your daughter interested in joining a scouting troop? Try American Heritage Girls, AHG, one of the fastest growing scouting organizations in America, and it’s faith based too!
    Why should you consider AHG?

    Your daughter will:
    10. Make new friends.
    9. Enjoy community service.
    8. Take pride in being an American citizen.
    7. Participate in the Oldham County Day Parade.
    6. Hike, camp and explore nature.
    5. Have fun with Mom (and Dad!).
    4. Learn valuable life skills, like engineering.
    3. Earn up to 240 badges.
    2. Grow in their faith.
    1. Have tons of fun!

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  • Dogwood Lane may be opened to emergency vehicle traffic

    Citizens of Pewee Valley who live on Dogwood Lane can expect to see a survey from the city council in the mail as to whether or not the road will be opened to emergency vehicle traffic. The issue was discussed during the open comment portion of the most recent council meeting, when a citizen raised concerns about building a gate on the road.

  • Time is a great teacher, but kills all its pupils
  • Use summer veggies at their peak

    My mother was German-Irish and she loved to cook cabbage. You will find cabbage dishes in every part of the country and in every culture. Like many vegetables, there are 100 ways to prepare and eat it. All cabbage types, if fresh, are a high and inexpensive source for Vitamin C.
    Eighteenth century uses of cabbage combined food with medicine. The Dutch thought it was good medicine for a cold in the chest. The Dutch way was to simmer cabbage in butter and oil, water and vinegar seasoned with onion, pepper and salt to make a hot slaw.

  • Psychic sales clerk

    “How are you today?” the sales clerk asked.
    I offered the standard, “I’m fine, how are you?”
    “I’m hanging in there,” she replied.
    “Okay, to be honest, I’m barely hanging in there myself. This has been a really crappy week,” I divulged.
    She came around the counter, and took both of my hands in hers. “Do you mind if I do this?”
    Given my strong Christian upbringing and background, I thought she was going to pray with me. “I don’t mind,” I replied. “I welcome it.”