• Pleasant Grove students help KSP cram the cruiser

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Pleasant Grove Elementary students recently partnered with Kentucky State Police to feed dozens of Bullitt County families this holiday season. 

  • Bernheim’s Bobby Hart named to Kentucky Beta Club board

     Bernheim Middle School Principal Bobby Hart was recently appointed to serve on the Kentucky Beta Club Board of Directors at the 72nd Kentucky State Beta Club Convention.

  • Class of 1972 holds 40-year reunion

     The Bullitt Central High School Class of 1972 held its 40-year Class Reunion Saturday, October 6, 2012 at Paroquet Springs Conference Centre in Shepherdsville.

  • Stories for the holidays

     Sheri Hamilton, principal of Nichols Elementary, was busy reading Christmas stories to youngsters during a recent holiday celebration at the school.

    Santa made an appearance as the community was invited to eat cookies with St. Nick.

    See more photos by Stephen Thomas of this event, plus photos and videos from various Bullitt County Christmas celebrations, in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.

  • Safety on minds of school officials

      UPDATE (Thursday, 12/20, 3:45 p.m.) - Bullitt County Public Schools superintendent Keith Davis announced that the Bullitt County Sheriffs Office will house a deputy at each school on Friday.

    Davis sent out the following announcement via email:

    Dear BCPS Community,

  • Schools work to make sure safe environment for students, staff

     Each school has sent out communications regarding the horrific and unexplainable event of last week in Connecticut and outlining the safety plans in the individual schools.

    It is our intent to be open with our community about every situation to the extent possible in the belief that by working together, we can be stronger and safer.

  • Student found with broken pellet gun on bus

     A North Bullitt student is in custody after parts of a pellet gun were taken onto a Bullitt County Public Schools bus Monday morning.

    North Bullitt principal Jeffrey Marshall released a statement on the school's newsletter:

  • Zoneton Middle students support agencies

     Students at Zoneton Middle School have been raising funds for a variety of local agencies.

    Recently, the American Red Cross and the Susan G. Komen Foundation both were part of an assembly program, which also included a check presentation for the movement of the Bowman Valley schoolhouse.

    Over $600 in checks were presented. The money was raised by students during various activities during the school year.

  • Robotics work on display from gifted students

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - As robotics engineering has become increasingly popular among middle and high school students nationwide, Mount Washington finds itself playing host to one of the biggest robotics tournaments in Kentucky. 

  • Musical Night at Roby

     It was a musical night for the students at Roby Elementary.

    The various classes served as the opening act for Santa Claus, who was there on Friday evening to greet the youngsters of all ages.

    Before Saint Nick began talking with the kids, students at Roby provided music of the holiday season. The audience was even encouraged to sing along during some of the holiday favorites.

    After the music, Santa got the gift ideas and crafts were done in the cafeteria. Vendors sold various holiday gifts items.