Archive | January 15, 2015

Snuggle Up For St. Jude

Fayette County Senior Girl Scout Troop No. 43044 held “Snuggle up for St. Jude,” a hand-tied fleece blanket making party to benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital patients on Jan. 10 at Holy Spirit Lutheran Church in Oakland. Each participant donated and made at least one blanket for a girl at St. Jude. The fleece was […]

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New elementary school opens in Somerville

Buckley-Carpenter Elementary is now open and ready for students. Last week, Fayette County Schools put the finishing touches on Buckley-Carpenter and opened the doors to the community for Open House and Dedication Ceremonies. During the ceremonies there were several elected officials that spoke about the new school and how this is a turning point for […]

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Board authorizes bidding process for police mobile command post

The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen has unanimously adopted a resolution that authorizes the bidding process for a mobile command post for the police department. Board members took the action during their Dec. 18, 2014 regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Kelly Rector and seconded by Alderman John Troncone. The resolution […]

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