Local News

  • Temporary closure of Fisher Lane begins Aug. 18

     The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that Fisher Lane in Bullitt County will be closed next week near the intersection with Duane Way.

    This closure is part of an improvement project on KY 44 at the intersection with Armstrong Lane and Fisher Lane.

  • UPDATE: Ramp closure from KY 245 to I-65 North Aug. 15-18

      UPDATE (08/14): This ramp closure from KY 245 to I-65 North has been postponed.  No date has been determined yet for when this work will take place.


    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists that the entrance ramp from KY 245 to northbound Interstate 65 will be closed this weekend for concrete pavement repairs.

    This ramp is scheduled for closure from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, August 15 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, August 18.

  • Taylor will serve as Fox Chase mayor through end of year

     FOX CHASE -- A long-time city official has changed seats on the town board.

  • The wheels on the bus were rolling a little later this week

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The opening to the 2014-15 school year in Bullitt County was a smooth one -- in the classroom.

  • Liquor can be sold in county on Sundays

    LEBANON JUNCTION -- After trying several times in the past few years, patrons of Little Rick's Bar and Grill will be able to have an alcoholic beverage on Sunday.

  • BE's Lloyd part of teaching Dream Team... again

    MOUNT WASHINGTON--One Bullitt County teacher is taking her teaching to the next level. Bullitt East High School sophomore and junior English teacher Leslie Lloyd was chosen to be part of LearnZillion’s Dream Team for the second year in a row.

    Llyod said she first encountered the program because one of her coworkers was utilizing it. She heard the company was looking for high school teachers to add content (specifically math and English) for the site and decided to “get onboard.”

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning August 11, 2014

    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.

  • CONNECT with Bernheim during August

    CLERMONT – Bonnie “Prince” Billy headlines the musical performances at this year’s CONNECT at Bernheim, on Saturday, August 23, from 6:24-10:24 p.m.  The annual summer celebration showcases all that is possible when ArtScience and Nature intersect.  Artists will set up around Lake Nevin with funky, fun and spontaneous art displays and demonstrations.  Food and beer vendors will also be on hand.  

  • MW to look at unsolicited solicitors

    MOUNT WASHINGTON--Mount Washington resident Don Judd visited the council to address them about a problem he had with a salesman last week in which he had to call the police.

    Judd said the man refused to leave his property and got into an argument with his neighbor.

    At the city council meeting Monday night, Mayor Joetta Calhoun said they’ve received numerous complaints from residents about solicitors calling or visiting homes very late or early in the morning.

  • Filing deadline Tuesday for general elections

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The days are ticking down to mere hours before the filing deadline closes for the 2004 general election.