Today's Features

  •   Bullitt County Judge/Executive Melanie Roberts proclaimed May 13-19 as National Women’s Health Week.

    This observance is held on the week following Mother’s Day throughout the country.

    It is held to raise awareness about women’s health issues and the efforts being made.

    Director Swannie Jett and representatives of the Bullitt County Health Department joined Roberts in the proclamation signing.

  •  Bullitt Central High School junior Victoria Mills is one of four students in Kentucky to earn a perfect score on the National Finance Capability Challenge.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - A memorial service was held for Hugh Elliott, a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Air Force.

  •  HEBRON ESTATES - Every May in Bullitt County people unite for a special evening of recognition.

    In its 18th year, the Bullitt County Relay for Life will celebrate local cancer survivors while raising funds for cancer research. The annual event is scheduled for Friday, May 18, 7 p.m., at North Bullitt High School.

    Relay chairperson Sherry Lee said an increase in participating teams and members was a sign that one of Bullitt County's biggest events remained as strong as ever.

  •  This accident was no accident at North Bullitt High School.

    It was part of the annual staged presentation to seniors to show the dangers of making bad decisions.

    The Day of Shattered Dreams included a very moving memorial service for one of the "victims."

    See more photos in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - Local educators hatch a learning plan for Shepherdsville Elementary fifth graders.

  •  Little Flock Christian Academy entered 20 students’ artwork in the Ohio

    River Valley district ACSI Art Festival held at Cornerstone Christian Academy in Shelbyville, Ky. on April 20, 2012. 

    There were 11 schools represented and 130 students participating in the 16 different art categories.

    Students from LFCA who were awarded the “Best of Show” are fourth grader Anna Sandefur and fifth grader Lydia Sandefur. 

  •  Who would have thought that a major emerging figure in Young Adult Literature used to roam the halls at Roby Elementary School, Bullitt Lick Middle School and Bullitt East High School?

  •  The National Day of Prayer is held on the first Thursday of each May. In Bullitt County, the Shepherdsville City Park was the site of the annual observance.

    The theme this year centered around the youth and guest ministers during the ceremony were youth ministers at area churches.

    See more photos from the local celebration in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.

  • The Bullitt County Conservation District in cooperation with  Ky State Conservation, University  of Kentucky Extension in Bullitt County, Natural Resources Conservation and Division of Forestry gave away 1900 seedlings. 

    Planting trees  improve property values, conserve energy, provide food and shelter for wildlife and protect our local watersheds.

    Pictured from the left (Joe Raley, Leon Dawson, George Henderman and Sammy Allen)