http://www.oldhamera.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Chasing Amelia http://www.oldhamera.com/content/chasing-amelia <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_1353_2.jpg" alt="Dr. Renato LaRocca, left, walks along Nikumaroro island, in search of clues surrounding Amelia Earhart’s disappearance." title="Dr. Renato LaRocca, left, walks along Nikumaroro island, in search of clues surrounding Amelia Earhart’s disappearance." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> Extension can levy tax http://www.oldhamera.com/content/extension-can-levy-tax <p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">The Oldham County Cooperative Extension District may levy a 1.5 cent tax, judge Karen Conrad ruled Sept. 15.</span><span class="Apple-converted-space" style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">&nbsp;</span></p> Oldham joins opioid lawsuit http://www.oldhamera.com/content/oldham-joins-opioid-lawsuit <p> Warden of the year http://www.oldhamera.com/content/warden-year <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/smith_2.jpg" alt="Oldham County resident Aaron Smith, who was named warden of the year, inside his office at the Kentucky State Reformatory." title="Oldham County resident Aaron Smith, who was named warden of the year, inside his office at the Kentucky State Reformatory." 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;">When Aaron Smith became warden at the Kentucky State Reformatory (KSR) in 2014, he was the prison&rsquo;s fifth warden in six years.</span></p> Wilson steps down from CEO of 21c Museum Hotels http://www.oldhamera.com/content/wilson-steps-down-ceo-21c-museum-hotels <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/21c.jpg" alt="Local residents Steve Wilson and Laura Lee Brown. Wilson has stepped down as CEO of the hotel company they created, but will remain on the hotel’s board." title="Local residents Steve Wilson and Laura Lee Brown. Wilson has stepped down as CEO of the hotel company they created, but will remain on the hotel’s board." align="left" hspace="6" width="147" height="85" /><p> Swatiska drawn at NOHS http://www.oldhamera.com/content/swatiska-drawn-nohs <p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">A swastika found painted on a North Oldham High School (NOHS) student&rsquo;s car has the school community concerned.</span></p> <span class="s1">Shortly after the incident, NOHS principal Craig Wallace sent out a letter to parents and students.</span></p> Solution found for Ballard Glen roads http://www.oldhamera.com/content/solution-found-ballard-glen-roads <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fiscal1.jpg" alt="Fiscal court has found a potential legal remedy to the problems in the Ballard Glen subdivision, above, where some roads have gone unpaved for years." title="Fiscal court has found a potential legal remedy to the problems in the Ballard Glen subdivision, above, where some roads have gone unpaved for years." 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 Fiscal Court has found a legal solution that allows roads in the Ballard Glen subdivision to be paved.</span></p> Public Records - September 21, 2017 http://www.oldhamera.com/content/public-records-september-21-2017 <p class="p1"> <span class="s1"><b>La Grange Police</b></span></p> <p class="p2"> &nbsp;</p> <p class="p3"> <span class="s1">Eric S. Shuffitt, 35 of Pewee Valley<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp; </span>&mdash; arrested Sept. 5 for a Henry County warrant of five charges</span></p> <p class="p4"> &nbsp;</p>