Today's News

  • EOMS wins conference title

    East Oldham Middle School took the last of 10 lead changes against Oldham County May 31, securing a 6-5, 12-inning win at Wendell Moore Park in the title game of the Ohio Valley Middle School Conference.

    EOMS pulled out the win thanks to a strong 12th inning.

    Matthew Roy paced EOMS at the plate. Matthew went 3-5, drove in one and scored one run. He singled in the eighth, 10th, and 12th innings.

    The top of the third saw EOMS take an early lead, 1-0. The EOMS attack began with a single from Tanner Salmon. Clay Satterly singled, plating Drake Silcox.

  • North athletes honored
  • OC Fairgrounds hosting Small Car Circle Track Racing

    Oldham County Fairgrounds will host Small Car Circle Track Racing at 8 p.m. Friday, June 20.

    Pre-entry registration is $40, going up to $50 the day of the race. Admission is $10 per person.

    First place in the small car four-cylinder class receives $400, with second getting $300, third getting $200 and fourth getting $100.

    There are also classes for small car six-cylinder, ATV side-by-side and powder puff.

  • OC hosting boys basketball camp

    Oldham County will host a boys basketball camp Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon.

    You can find more information on the school website or you can email OC coach Coy Zerhusen at coy.zerhusen@oldham.kyschools.us.

  • Maier comes in fourth at Polo Fields

    Goshen resident Josh Maier shot a four-over 76 to finish fourth in the championship boys division at the Musselman-Dunne Golf Tour (MDGT) event held at The Polo Fields Golf & Country Club on Saturday in Louisville.

    Maier shot a 38 on both the front and back nines.  He finished six shots off the pace set by tournament champion D.J. Vogt of Louisville.

    Prospect resident and Maier’s North Oldham teammate Michael Vissing shot a six-over 78 to finish in a tie for eighth.

  • Brown wins at Hidden Cove

    La Grange resident Michael Brown shot an 11-over par 83 on May 31 to finish in a first-place tie in the boys 15-16 division at the KYPGA Junior event at Hidden Cove Golf Course in Olive Hill.

    Brown, an Oldham County golfer, tied for first with Sonny Foreman of Mt. Washington. He parred seven of his final nine holes.

    La Grange resident Marco Valenzuela finished fifth, shooting a 21-over 93.

  • Greenwood, Norman share district player of year

    Two shortstops shared top billing among county baseball players this spring.

    Oldham County shortstop Austin Norman and South Oldham shortstop Drew Greenwood were named co-District 29 players of the year by the district’s coaches.

    Both will play college baseball close to home next year. Norman will play for Indiana University-Southeast while Greenwood will play at Bellarmine University.

    OC’s Norman, South’s Greenwood and Eddie Mathis and North Oldham’s Ethan Cleary and Andrew Pennybaker were all named to the All-Region 8 team.

  • Boys basketball: OC, South show experience levels

    BUCKNER – Summer basketball offers different goals for different coaches.

    For Oldham County’s Coy Zerhusen, it’s about fine-tuning an experienced group expected to contend for a Region 8 title.

    For South Oldham’s Steve Simpson, this summer is about laying the foundation for an entirely new team after losing nearly all of the players off last year’s region champion team to graduation.

    The teams’ experience levels showed June 5, as the Colonels beat the Dragons 49-34 during a summer league game hosted by OC.

  • Robinson says ‘Yes’ to Indy 500 chance

    Dallas Robinson has enjoyed once-in-a-lifetime experiences by simply saying ‘Yes.’

    Robinson said ‘Yes’ to a job with the Kentucky National Guard that allowed him to work with families dealing with deployment of their loved ones. He said ‘Yes’ to mentoring young adults as a track and field coach at Georgetown College. He said ‘Yes’ to representing his country athletically as a member of the U.S. Olympic bobsled team.

  • Thomas ready for first major

    Justin Thomas said he’s always appreciated the challenge presented by and all the tradition that comes along with the U.S. Open.

    “It’s such a grind,” Thomas said. “It’s one of my favorites to watch when it’s playing really hard... I’ll enjoy being a part of it this year and not watching it on TV.”