Today's Features

  •  MOUNT WAHSINGTON - A group of regional musicians is stringing together some free shows for Bullitt Countians.

    The Preston Highway String Band features a collection retirees who decided to play community concerts featuring Bluegrass, Country and Old-Time Gospel music.

    Bill Fowler, a 40-year employee with L&N Railroad, emcees the shows while also singing some of the songs and keeping pace on the dobro.

    "We all are retired and do this to hopefully make life a little better for the people that we meet and play for," Fowler said.

  • MOUNT WASHINGTON – Over the past six years Mount Washington resident David Echsner has devoted himself to helping students expand their minds and learn valuable skills through the science of robotics.

    Echsner, who coaches the Kentucky Engineers of Tomorrow, a competitive robotics team made up of students from Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham and Shelby Counties, believes robotics can help students reach their full potential.

  •     SHEPHERDSVILLE - With the turkey leftovers consumed and the shopping frenzy of Black Friday merely an after-thought on the credit cards, several Bullitt County communities are gearing up to kick off the holiday season.
        This weekend will feature festivities in Shepherdsville, Mount Washington and Lebanon Junction. Hillview hosted its Winterfest celebration prior to the Thanksgiving holiday.

    Light Up Shepherdsville

  •  While many were enjoying the Thanksgiving day holiday at home, dozens of volunteers gathered at First Baptist Church in Shepherdsville and at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church between Shepherdsville and Mount Washington.

    The mission of this day was to make sure several hundred families had a hot, delicious Thanksgiving meal.

    For years, volunteers at both churches, along with groups like Scout Troop 848, have worked to prepare meals for those in need in the community.

  •  After a long day, preparing a healthy and delicious meal doesn’t always come naturally. Here are some tips to help you prepare smart and simple meals your family will enjoy.

  •  Dozens of volunteers recently gathered at the Mount Washington City Hall Annex Building to help sort, box and ship food items collected during the Boy Scouts of Amercia’s Scouting for Food drive.

  •  The holiday season has once again sprung upon us. Let the food, cheerfulness, and last minute shopping begin!

    But wait….what should you get those loved ones? Well a healthy and delicious solution would be a holiday fruit basket.

    The Bullitt Central FFA chapter would like to announce their annual holiday fruit sales. This fruit contributes to the chapter, and it allows the students to do more school, and community activities.

    This fruit sale provides many opportunities for students as well as people within the community.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - It’s a crisp autumn morning at Bullitt East High School and while most students are sitting quietly in their classrooms, outside a group of their peers are doing push-ups. 

  •  FRANKFORT - With Thanksgiving right around the corner - and food generally a large part of the festivities – the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) wants to remind the public to keep safe health practices in mind.

  • Mary Lou Florence, Program Technician with the Bullitt/Spencer/
    Jefferson County Farm Service Agency, will be retiring with 27 years
    of service to the agency on Nov. 30, 2011.
    The Mount Washington Farm Service Agency wishes to extend an
    invitation to the public for a retirement reception in the honor of
    her retirement.
    The reception will be Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.
    in the Mount Washington FSA office.
    Mary Lou started her career with the agency in August 1984 at the