Local News

  • 480 ramp to get new lane

        CEDAR GROVE - Motorists sitting on southbound Interstate 65 at the Cedar Grove exit are often caught in a very dangerous situation.
        With no where to get off the interstate as they wait to turn onto Highway 480, motorists probably spend a lot of time looking into their rear-view mirrors - hoping that a speeding vehicle doesn't come up too quickly with no time to stop.
        That situation should change by the end of the month.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Dec.5

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of Dec. 5:

    Bullitt County:

    KY 480 (Cedar Grove Road):  Construction delays possible between Interstate 65 and Cedar Grove Elementary School (mile points 1.0 and 2.0) due to roadway widening.

    Jefferson County:

  • We love a parade

     Liberty Tax Service again sponsored the Christmas Parade in Shepherdsville on Friday night.

    Over three dozen units were lit up as they marched down Buckman Street.

  • Man charged with abuse in ‘80s

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – After seeing a man charged with sexual abuse in Grayson County recently on the television, a lady from Bullitt County knew she had to step forward.

  • Dec. 1 marks World AIDS Day

    FRANKFORT- The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) is working to promote World AIDS Day Dec. 1, providing a chance for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV.

  • Lights, Camera, Action: BLMS gets close look at theatre

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Middle schoolers can act theatrical at times. At Bullitt Lick Middle School, that’s actually encouraged.

  • Local escapee still being sought by KSP

        ELIZABETHTOWN - Hardin County officials are still looking for a Shepherdsville man who walked out of the detention center.
        As of Saturday, Lonnie Ray Coy, 43, of Shepherdsville, was still at large.
        Joshua Nunn, 19, of Edmonton, was captured Thursday by Kentucky State Police hiding in a residence in Rineyville.
        The two men escaped on Saturday at approximately 2 a.m., according to KSP spokesman Norman Chaffins.

  • Grand jury could look at burglary, shooting

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Police are officially releasing few details about an attempted break-in and the ultimate death of a 25-year-old man.
        According to Sgt. Troy Armstrong, spokesman for the Shepherdsville Police Department, the Bullitt County Grand Jury will be in charge of determining if any indictments are handed down in the Nov. 20 incident.
        A resident in Sycamore Bend subdivision arrived at her home with her two sons on Sunday and found that someone had broken in.

  • Holiday events to fill nights in three cities

        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

  • City, police settle OT issue

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - For a seven-year period, police officers for the city of Shepherdsville were required to report 15 minutes early for work.
        For the officers, those were unpaid minutes that they didn't feel were right.
        As a result, the officers filed a complaint with the state Department of Labor.
        With the case still pending in Frankfort, the Shepherdsville City Council has opted to reach an agreement with the officers.