• 2011 American Red Cross Valentine Gala

     This annual event is the major fund-raiser each year for the Bullitt/Spencer County services centers of the American Red Cross.

  • Country Corner flowers featured on national TV

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Local resident and plant grower Ted Vowels’ green thumb has earned him and his family-owned Country Corner Greenhouse and Nursery quite the reputation in the Louisville area over the years. 


     A list of holidays, designations, special occasions and events for the month of February.


    FEBRUARY 2011:



    African-American/Black History

    AMD/Low Vision Awareness

    American Heart

    Bake for Family Fun

    Bird Feeding

    Blah Buster

    Boost Self-Esteem

    Cancer Prevention

    Canned Food

    Care About your Indoor Air


    Children's Dental Health



    International Year of Chemistry

    International Year of Forests


    JANUARY 2011:

    Be On-Purpose

    Birth Defects Preventions

    Book Blitz

    Blood Donor

    California Dried Plum Digestive Health

    Careers in Cosmetology

    Celebration of Life

    Cervical Health Awareness

    Clean Up Your Computer

    Family Fit Lifestyle

    Fiber Focus

    Financial Wellness

    Get Organized

  • Christmas means family at Nichols

     On his route of stopping at local schools during the Christmas season, the final Breakfast with Santa Claus each year is at Nichols Elementary.

    This year, the remodeled Nichols Elementary greeted a large crowd.

    Besides Santa, there was a shop with hundreds of gifts and visitors could even watch a Christmas movie.

    Among the early visitors to Santa’s lap was a couple of families.

    See more pictures on www.pioneernews.net.

  • Operation Santa 2010

     HILLVIEW - Another year of teamwork led to a successful Operation Santa program in Hillview.

  • 'Tis the season

             Three communities welcomed in the holiday season over the weekend.

  • 'Model' trip from Hebron Middle to Miss World

    PIONEER VILLAGE - As the top five contestants were announced during the 2010 Miss World Final in Sanya, China, Shepherdsville native Alexandria Mills,18, stood on stage in her white evening gown, thrilled and surprised to have made it so far.


     A list of holidays, designations, anniversaries and special event for the month of December.

  • Thanksgiving Helpers

     It is a Thanksgiving tradition at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and the First Baptist Church of Shepherdsville.

    Volunteers at both churches arrive early to prepare over 700 meals for others on the Thanksgiving holiday.

    The churches rely upon members, as well as community groups, such as the Boy Scouts, to help cook, prepare and deliver the meals around the community.