http://www.oldhamera.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en South Oldham student killed in car crash http://www.oldhamera.com/content/south-oldham-student-killed-car-crash <p> &nbsp;A South Oldham High School student was killed in a one-vehicle accident yesterday.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> <o:p></o:p></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> <o:p>&nbsp;</o:p>The crash happened at the 5700 block of Old La Grange Road at approximately 11:20 a.m., where police say the driver lost control of his vehicle.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> <o:p></o:p></p> Carter will appeal judge’s decision in extension tax lawsuit http://www.oldhamera.com/content/carter-will-appeal-judge%E2%80%99s-decision-extension-tax-lawsuit <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_4573.jpg" alt="The Oldham County Cooperative Extension Service is in Buckner." title="The Oldham County Cooperative Extension Service is in Buckner." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> The ongoing extension tax lawsuit is not over yet.</p> <p> Oldham County Attorney John Carter is appealing a ruling Circuit Court Judge Karen Conrad made two weeks ago in a controversial lawsuit about a tax that the Oldham County Cooperative Extension Service levied last August.</p> Oldham teachers shut down schools http://www.oldhamera.com/content/oldham-teachers-shut-down-schools <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/daq_a7wwsaaznez_0.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="63" height="85" /><p> Teachers host public education forum http://www.oldhamera.com/content/teachers-host-public-education-forum <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_0035.jpg" alt="From left to right, Senator Ernie Harris, Speaker Pro Tempore David Osborne, the creators of Oldham Countians for Public Education, Tiffany Dunn and Andrew Paige, Rep. Ken Fleming and Rep. Jason Nemes at a public education forum inside Centerfield Elementary School April 17. " title="From left to right, Senator Ernie Harris, Speaker Pro Tempore David Osborne, the creators of Oldham Countians for Public Education, Tiffany Dunn and Andrew Paige, Rep. Ken Fleming and Rep. Jason Nemes at a public education forum inside Centerfield Elementary School April 17. " align="left" hspace="6" width="105" height="85" /><p> Judge dismisses extension tax lawsuit http://www.oldhamera.com/content/judge-dismisses-extension-tax-lawsuit <p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">An Oldham County Judge has dismissed a lengthy lawsuit that challenged an Oldham County Cooperative Extension Service tax.</span></p> 1800s home receives historical marker http://www.oldhamera.com/content/1800s-home-receives-historical-marker <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/historical_marker.jpg" alt="Above, the James and Amanda Mount House historical marker on the Oldham County History Center’s property in La Grange was unveiled during a ceremony April 13. " title="Above, the James and Amanda Mount House historical marker on the Oldham County History Center’s property in La Grange was unveiled during a ceremony April 13. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">Oldham County received its fourth historical marker Friday April 13.</span></p> Oldham named healthiest in the state http://www.oldhamera.com/content/oldham-named-healthiest-state <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2018_health_outcomes_-_kentucky.png" alt="Oldham County scored first place in the state overall health outcomes." title="Oldham County scored first place in the state overall health outcomes." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">For the third year in a row, Oldham County was ranked the healthiest county in the state, but there are several things the county can still improve on, according to the Oldham County Health Department.</span></p> Cleaning up the community http://www.oldhamera.com/content/cleaning-community <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/20180218_114800.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="48" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">A small group of residents is cleaning up Oldham County one piece of trash at a time.</span><span class="Apple-converted-space" style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">&nbsp;</span></p>