http://www.oldhamera.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en New Crestwood park has endless possibilities http://www.oldhamera.com/content/new-crestwood-park-has-endless-possibilities <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/phase_1-text.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="121" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span class="s1">An historic property in Crestwood will soon find new life as a park.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">Maples Park of Crestwood will have a groundbreaking ceremony on March 25 to celebrate the beginning of the first phase of construction.</span></p> Project hopes to put an end to the cycle of addiction http://www.oldhamera.com/content/project-hopes-put-end-cycle-addiction <p> Historic site and La Grange Welcome Center intersect http://www.oldhamera.com/content/historic-site-and-la-grange-welcome-center-intersect <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">Built circa 1875, 208 East Main Street is one of the oldest buildings in La Grange. Now, the historic site will be home to the new La Grange Welcome Center.</span></p> School greenhouse receives new roof http://www.oldhamera.com/content/school-greenhouse-receives-new-roof <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/greenhouse_1.jpg" alt="Inside the Oldham County High School greenhouse that is kept at 80 to 90 degrees. " title="Inside the Oldham County High School greenhouse that is kept at 80 to 90 degrees. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">After 26 years, the Oldham County High School greenhouse has received a much-needed facelift.&nbsp;</span></p> Lutheran church hires Karleen Jung as new pastor http://www.oldhamera.com/content/lutheran-church-hires-karleen-jung-new-pastor <p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">After a year and a half adrift, Grace and Glory Lutheran Church is finally getting a new pastor.</span></p> <span class="s1">Karleen Jung will take the reigns at the Goshen church, which also houses the Bread of Life food pantry.</span></p> Ballinger continues to beat the odds in recovery http://www.oldhamera.com/content/ballinger-continues-beat-odds-recovery <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tristan.jpg" alt="Tristan was able to attend the the state wrestling tournament where he was recognized by the KHSAA. " title="Tristan was able to attend the the state wrestling tournament where he was recognized by the KHSAA. " align="left" hspace="6" width="122" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">On Feb. 27, Tristan Ballinger underwent surgery to place the bone flap, a piece of his skull that was taken out after his accident in November, back into his head.</span></p> The process of staining glass for one local artist http://www.oldhamera.com/content/process-staining-glass-one-local-artist <img src="http://www.oldhamera.com/sites/www.oldhamera.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/stainedglass1.jpg" alt="An owl Kopp designed within a piece of wood" title="An owl Kopp designed within a piece of wood" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;Century Schoolbook&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">Roxanne Kopp does not see the world through rose colored glasses, but if someone asked her, she could make a pair.&nbsp;</span></p> <span class="s1">Kopp is a stained glass artist who calls Oldham County home. Much of her work is displayed at Gallery 104 in La Grange.</span></p> Clarification - March 23, 2017 http://www.oldhamera.com/content/clarification-march-23-2017 <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">An article in the March 9 edition of the Oldham Era included unclear information.&nbsp;</span></p>