Today's Features

  •   MOUNT WASHINGTON - It may be called the “land of milk and honey,” but, in reality, the community of Mount Washington faces the same thing as communities throughout the world.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - Bullitt East junior Kaleigh Sharpe was recently recognized for her participation in the 2012 Young Leaders Academy, hosted by the McConnell Center at the University of Lousville.

  •  Any interested person may review a copy of the policy by contacting Cindy Kleinhelter, 1040 Hwy 44 East, Shepherdsville, Kentucky  40165, 502 869-8053.

  •  There have been years of construction, new buildings and building additions.

  •  A dozen students from throughout Bullitt County recently participated in the week-long Camp Corral horse camp put on by the Shepherdsville/Nichols Family Resource Center and the Bullitt Lick/Bernheim Youth Services Center.

    The camp took place at Pegasus Stables in Mount Washington, where students learned everything from how to care for a horse to riding and everything in between.

    At the end of the week the students who participated in the camp rode horses in a parade for friends and family.

  •  Each year, the Bullitt County Public School System hosts a day-long introduction to teachers who will be new to the district in the fall.

    A long line of guest speakers addressed the teachers on Monday at Overdale Elementary.

    Superintendent Keith Davis also had an opportunity to speak with the newest instructors.

    The new school year will begin for students on Wednesday, Aug. 8.

  •  The Bullitt County Public Library system recently hosted a special event unveiling an outdoor reading area at the Lebanon Junction Library. In rememberance of Doris VanVactor, who passed away in 2007, members of the VanVactor family said a few words in her honor before releasing two white doves.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt County Emergency Medical Services have come up with an interesting way to raise awareness - and they’re tickled pink to share it with the community.

  •  There have been years of construction, new buildings and building additions.

    There have been years of district changes, new employees and new programs.

    There has also been success in the classrooms, increased test scores, and new programs that expand opportunities and bring new challenges and opportunities to students.

    In comparison to recent years, Bullitt County Public Schools will focus on the status quo in 2012-13 - where the district lacks in major changes, it increases emphasis on continuous improvement.

  •  The Shepherdsville City Park became a battleground over the weekend during the Civil War re-enactment.

    A local group recreated the battle scene from September 1862 that involved the Salt River bridge.

    Look for more images in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.