Local News

  • Thanks for the Memories

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - David Strange is history.

    The Bullitt County Genealogical Society held its December 2014 meeting and luncheon at Ridgway Memorial Library as a roast for the Bullitt County History Museum director who stepped down as of Oct. 31.

    The dinner was hosted by History Museum volunteer Daniel Buxton, with guest speakers including Joe Hardesty with the Louisville Free Public Library, Stephen Thomas from The Pioneer News, and Strange's wife, Bonnie.

  • Students excel in middle school academic competition this year

    Again this year, Bullitt County's middle schools participated in the Ohio Valley Middle School Academic League competitions. After six written assessment tests, and ten quick recall competitions, here are the final results.


  • Crisis stage of heat assistance begins
  • Shepherdsville continues plans to help drainage in West Blue Lick Road area

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - Despite issues with the proposed FEMA flood plain changes, the city of Shepherdsville continues to move forward toward a drainage improvement project.

    Representatives of QK4 hosted a public forum at the Shepherdsville Government Center to share information and address potential concerns involving a proposed drainage project for the W. Blue Lick Rd. and Hwy. 44 W. areas.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning January 12, 2015

    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.

  • Go Pack in Hillview may mean difference in life, death

    HILLVIEW -- Police officers are always subject to unforeseen situations.

  • Former teacher enters guilty plea

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A former substitute teacher at Bullitt Central High School could serve up to five years in prison.

  • KSP charges man with child pornography

     On January 7, 2015, at approximately 6:30 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by KSP Post 4-Elizabethtown units, arrested Gregory Witte, 54, for charges related to possession and distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

    Witte was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect sharing images of child sexual exploitation online.

  • Crisis LIHEAP begins application process Jan. 12

     Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency, Inc.begins operating the “Crisis” portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) on January 12, 2015. 


     The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a wind chill advisory for Bullitt County until 10 a.m. Thursday morning.

    Arctic high pressure entered the area Wednesday afternoon, with some northern areas of the region reporting wind chills below zero.

    A low temperature of 1 is forecast this evening, with wind chills as low as 10 to 15 degrees below zero.