Local News

  • New judicial building has issues in heat, air

         SHEPHERDSVILLE - Demons from a building which may be deemed to be cursed are arising for county leaders once again.

  • Conference centre may expand with outside area first

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - After months of discussion, it appears the Shepherdsville-Bullitt County Tourist and Convention Commission may be close to the first phase of the Paroquet Springs Conference Centre McDowell Room expansion project. 

  • Three fire departments to host community treats

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Zoneton Fire Department has been the community place to go for kids on Halloween the past few years.

  • Girl Scouts remember special supporter

     HEBRON ESTATES - Terry Anne Faue was as loyal to the Girl Scouts as anyone.

  • Three face charges of taking items at Best Buy

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Two men who knew the inner workings of the computer system at the Best Buy distribution center have been charged with their roles in the alleged theft of over $175,000 in electronic items.

  • Mount Washington still mixed on property tax

                MOUNT WASHINGTON – What began as a routine meeting of the Mount Washington City Council turned into an unexpected debate over a proposed property tax increase.

                During the council’s Oct. 10 regular meeting, councilman Dennis Griffin made a motion to keep the current rate of .111 cents on each $100 of assessed valuation of all real and personal property within the city.

  • Hillview provides fitness equipment

    HILLVIEW - The City of Hillview continues to offer opportunities for citizens to maintain physical fitness.

                In recent years the city implemented a health walk along city sidewalks.

                Now, with the transfer of civic offices to the new Hillview Government Center, the Hillview Community Center makes the most of newly-found space with the addition of a fitness center.

  • Officers earn praise for acts to save life in house fire

                PIONEER VILLAGE - To serve and to protect.

                A motto that emergency personnel live up to on a daily basis.

                Recently, four law enforcement officials found themselves in a situation where life and death could be determined.

                On Aug. 28, 2011, a home on Zoneton Road was on fire.

  • Democrats want to reach finish line on November 8

                SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Democratic election bus rolled into town Thursday with a simple message - don't believe that the statewide races are already won or you might wind up like Willie Shoemaker in the 1957 Kentucky Derby.

                With less than three weeks until the Nov. 8 general election, Democratic candidates met with a crowd at the Bullitt County courthouse.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Oct. 24

     The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of Oct. 24:

    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.
    KY 1020 (Coral Ridge Road):  Roadway will be closed to through traffic near Letts Road (mile points 4.95) due to cross-drain replacement.   This closure is scheduled for