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  • ROADWORK: Week of May 6

     Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances may occur, so the information below is strictly of an advisory nature and is subject to change with no notice.

    Pothole patching, sweeping, drain & ditch cleaning, pavement marking, and maintenance crews may work on major interstates in the Louisville Metro area only during non-peak daytime hours and at night.  Motorists should watch for roadside maintenance and pavement marking crews on interstates and highways throughout the rest of the district on a daily basis.

     

  • Hats off to a grand educational event

     The Bullitt County Educational Foundation held its third annual Pre-Derby Affair at MillaNova Winery on Friday.

    The event included silent and live auctions and a dinner, as well as musical entertainment. Plus, there was a table to purchase those fancy Derby hats, which were in abundance at the gala.

    The fund-raiser is to allow the foundation to provide grant money for educational projects.

    See more Pre-Derby Affair photos and video in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.

  • Shepherdsville Park hosts National Day of Prayer

     How far have we digressed as a nation?

  • ROADWORK: Week of April 29

     Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances may occur, so the information below is strictly of an advisory nature and is subject to change with no notice.

    No interstate lane closures for construction will be allowed on May 3-4 for the Kentucky Oaks and Derby

  • Wine Fest expected to draw thousands to county

     CLERMONT - They’re off and tasting!

  • Time to take out the trash

     County road department employees, with assistance from inmates at the Bullitt County Detention Center, helped residents dispose of their junk items at the old Shepherdsville Middle School site.

    On Saturday, April 27, residents can dispose of their junk items from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Bullitt East and North Bullitt High Schools.

    The city of Mount Washington is also having its own cleanup days this week.

  • Seriously, BC recognition is well deserved for sports guy

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Here it is. I have the perfect forum.

  • ROADWORK: Week of April 22

     Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances may occur, so the information below is strictly of an advisory nature and is subject to change with no notice.

    Pothole patching, sweeping, drain & ditch cleaning, pavement marking, and maintenance crews may work on major interstates in the Louisville Metro area only during non-peak daytime hours and at night.  Motorists should watch for roadside maintenance and pavement marking crews on interstates and highways throughout the rest of the district on a daily basis.

  • 2012-13 All-Bullitt County Basketball Teams

     Here are the All-Bullitt County Basketball Teams for the 2012-13 season:

    BOYS

    **Player of the Year** Rusty Troutman - SR. - Bullitt East

    Derek Willis - SR. - Bullitt East

    Trey Rakes - SR. - Bullitt East

    Elliott Young - SR. - Bullitt East

    Jared George - JR. - North Bullitt

    Zack Humphrey - JR. - Bullitt Central

    Honorable Mention - Lucas Johnson, SR., North Bullitt; Zac Lamkin, SR., North Bullitt; Brett Bourland, JR., Bullitt Central.

  • MW resident dies in two-vehicle accident near Old Mill Elementary

     Shepherdsville Police Department is continuing an investigation of a fatal accident that occurred on Highway 44 East in Mount Washington Monday morning.

    Phyllis Jarrett, 71, of Mount Washington, died Monday evening at University of Louisville Hospital from injuries.

    SPD is investigating and reconstructing the accident scene at the request of the Mount Washington Police Department.

    On Monday Bullitt County Dispatch reported a three-car accident at 11540 Highway 44E, near Old Mill Elementary, at approximately 11:23 a.m.