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  • Shepherdsville council will be blend of experience, rookies this January

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- In one city there will be a mixture of new and old, while in others the lineup will remain basically the same.

    The votes were cast on Tuesday and several changes will be made on town boards when 2017 arrives.

     

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    With a total of 15 candidates, including a write-in, voters got to select their top six candidates.

    The leading votegetter was Stacey Dawson Cline, who returns after serving eight years in the early 2000s, with 1,849 votes.

  • Bullitt GOP has TRUMP card

     MOUNT WASHINGTON — Dan Johnson was always confident in winning his first run for public office.

    And he discounts the fact that Donald Trump had big coattails during Tuesday’s general election.

    In fact, he said until the final numbers were turned in across the nation, most Democrats thought it would be their day.

    But, Johnson would have the chance to give the biggest scream on Tuesday evening in the Bullitt County Annex.

  • VETERANS DAY: SALUTE in LJ

      The Lebanon Junction VFW Post 8293 held its annual Veterans Day salute and parade on Saturday.

    A large crowd came out for the parade and an appreciation dinner followed.

    Also, the Gold Star Families Memorial was recently unveiled at the Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff. The members of the Lebanon Junction VFW Post were participants and were also instrumental in the event.

  • Motorists have new place to find traffic, weather information

     FRANKFORT -- Motorists traveling throughout Kentucky can now navigate the highways and by-ways of the Bluegrass with a modernized tool. Goky.ky.gov, an online traffic and roadway information portal, has replaced the traditional 511 travel and weather phone system.

  • THINK PINK: Awareness raised on breast cancer at event

     SHEPHERDSVILLE—Breast Cancer Awareness Month is usually full of celebrations and praise for conquering the disease. Commercials and event advertisements show older women with short hair in pink shirts laughing together as if there was never a worry.

    The fourth annual Think Pink event showed a different side to cancer.

  • Construction work at 44/61 intersection

      SHEPHERDSVILLE - More construction and more potential traffic headaches will affect Shepherdsville motorists this week.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning November 6, 2016

     

  • BULLITT COUNTY ELECTION 2016 RESULTS

     The unofficial results from the 2016 General Election in Bullitt County. See Monday's edition of The Pioneer News and www.pioneernews.net for election stories:

  • Interstate 65 lane closure in Bullitt County scheduled for November 4

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Nov. 2, 2016) –The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists of a lane closure this Friday, Nov. 4 on Interstate 65 in Bullitt County. KYTC maintenance crews will be performing concrete pavement replacement. The right lane of I-65 South will be closed between mile points 121 and 122. The exit to Brooks (Exit 121) will remain open.

     

    This work is scheduled to start at midnight on Thursday, Nov. 3 and continue until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4.

     

  • SPD need help locating man

    The following message was sent out by the Shepherdsville Police at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016:

    Shepherdsville Police Department is needing your help in finding Chad A. Vittitow.  If you have information in regards to his whereabouts contact the Shepherdsville Police Department at 502-921-1000 or the anonymous tip line at 502-215-1588 or call 911.

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