Today's News

  • Trailblazers post perfect score at Lexington meet

    LEXINGTON – The Oldham County Trailblazers, an independent girls’ elementary and middle school cross country team, closed their season with a bang by notching a perfect score in the open division of the Kentucky Track and Cross Country Coaches Association Meet of Champions in Lexington Saturday.

  • Education briefs

    South Oldham High hosts college night programs

    Selecting a college is one of the most important and often most difficult decisions a high school student will make during his or senior year. The first step to selecting the right school is to learn what options are available. However, even if a student knows he or she wants to attend college in Kentucky, there are still more than 30 schools to research.

  • The votes are in

    In unopposed races, Rick Rand and David Osborne retained their seats in the state senate.

    Crestwood commissioners David Haight, Jim Kramer, David Bryant and Clayton Stoess Sr. were re-elected, as were Goshen commissioners Bobby Thacker, Michael Reeves, Jeffrey Mangan and Terry Crotteau.

  • Net education

    LOUISVILLE – Although they went down in the first round of the state volleyball tournament, the North Oldham Lady Mustangs left on a positive note.

    “They loved the experience,” NOHS coach Aaron Jones said. “We told them going in they had nothing to lose and everything to gain and they went out and enjoyed themselves and played pretty well.”

  • Beef: It's what's cheap for dinner

    According to a recent consumer survey funded by the Beef Checkoff Program, American consumers are actively working to manage their food costs but aren’t sure of the best approach. Sixty percent of respondents are changing purchasing patterns at the supermarket in an attempt to balance their budgets.

  • Non-profit offers quality, low-cost food

    Below is the November Menu for Angel Food Ministries, a non-profit, non-denominational organization that provides fresh and frozen food items sold at about half the price to help people with their grocery bills.

    Anyone of any income level can buy the food.

    This month, a $30 box of food includes the following items:

  • Sewer rates jump 25%

    Oldham County Fiscal Court members approved the Oldham County’s Sewer District’s budget for 2009 on Tuesday.

    The budget includes a 25-percent rate increase, which amounts to about $7.30 added to OCSD’s residential customers’ current bill.

  • 23 attend monthly hymn sing

    New Hope Baptist Church recently hosted the Oldham County Hymn Sing, with 23 folks and 10 churches in attendance. Rev. Arthur Gullett from the church came and gave us a hearty welcome and the evening prayer.

    Gullett led the congregation in the hymn, “Victory in Jesus” and “Heavenly Sunshine,” with Rachel Thornsberry accompanying on the piano.

  • Game bytes


    Oldham County vs. St. Xavier

    Score: 6-2 St. Xavier.

    When: Oct. 30.

    Where: Oldham County High School.

  • Community News

    Turner-Jones Engagement

    Teresa Turner of Crestwood announces the engagement of her daughter, Charlotte Turner to Mark N. Jones, son of Michael and Kathy Boggs of Crestwood.