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Today's News

  • Governor’s Cup Competition

    District 41

     Mathematics Assessment -- 1. Logan Parrish (Eastside); 2. Zane Payton (Eastside); 3. Amanda Thompson (Bernheim); 4. Isaac Gray (Hebron); 5. Hunter Reading (Bernheim)

     Science Assessment -- 1. Andrew Abner (Hebron); 2. Reece Tomlinson (Eastside); 3. Hunter Dixon (Eastside); 4. Rhys Ortiz (Bernheim) and Erica Jones (Bullitt Lick)

     Social Studies Assessment -- 1. Reece Tomlinson (Eastside); 2. Adam Johnson (Bernheim); 3. Ethan Bleemel (Bernheim); 4. Samuel Hutchins (Hebron); 5. Andrew Abner (Hebron)

  • Council may seek resignation, own attorney

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Last year, the Shepherdsville City Council voted to ask mayor Scott Ellis to resign from office.

     That came as a result of an indictment charging the mayor with soliciting prostitution.

     The mayor didn’t resign and the charge was dropped last fall.

     Now, however, with new details on that incident, plus additional allegations of racial comments and a complaint from a city employee, the call for Ellis’ resignation may again be heard at the next council meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 9.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning February 7, 2016

    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.

    Bullitt County:

  • Heating assistance funds available for residents in need

     LOUISVILLE – As the region’s unusually mild temperatures decline into those more typical of the season, some area residents may have trouble keeping their homes comfortable. For many, it’s during these times that we could all use the support of those around us.

  • BBB Warns: It’s Valentine’s Day! Is your new love a con artist?

     It’s February and love is in the air! But if your new boo is someone you met online, he or she could be a scammer… especially if you haven’t yet met in person. BBB is warning those who are “looking for love” to be wary year-round, but especially around Valentine’s Day, when it may be tempting to let your guard down!

  • Eagles need every tick of the clock to beat Moore and keep dreams alive

     HEBRON ESTATES -- He’s hit a game-winning home run to win an All-Star baseball game in extra innings.

    He’s pitched and won in a state baseball game.

    And, now, he’s calmly hit one of the biggest shots in his high school basketball career.

    Most surprising, Ryan Henson showed an unusual side -- his emotions.

    With the team struggling for the first three quarters, Henson’s three-pointer at the buzzer allowed his North Bullitt Eagles to keep alive its hopes of being the top seed in the 23rd District tournament.

  • Lady Eagles take care of business

     HEBRON ESTATES -- It was one of those nights that you just want to take care of business.

    On Senior Night and Homecoming, the North Bullitt Lady Eagles did not get caught up in all the pre-game hype.

    The host team completed its perfect district season and went to 18-5 on the year with a 68-22 defeat of the Moore Lady Mustangs.

    With its suffocating press and its trapping defense, North Bullitt built a 20-4 lead at the end of the first quarter. The lead was 38-15 at intermission.

  • Weird part of unique worship service during Campbellsville storm

     CAMPBELLSVILLE -- With local churches canceling services during the recent snowstorm on Jan. 24, Campbellsville University students had nowhere to go to worship, so they took matters into their own hands.

    At 10 o’clock that morning, the campus community assembled for a worship service in Ransdell Chapel. The service had a variety of parts, all led by students, including: worship, testimony, and preaching. These students were part of CU’s Church Outreach team, which leads services each Sunday at local churches, ministering and preaching the gospel.

  • Local students finish well in archery event in Hardin County

      ELIZABETHTOWN -- Several schools were well represented in a regional archery competition for Region 5 at Central Hardin High School.

    For the seventh straight year, Bullitt East earned the team title. Morgan Vaughn’s score of 296 was the high mark of the competition. His Charger teammate, Sam Wilson was third and Aldon Stidom was third. 

    Bullitt East had a score of 3,384 with Bullitt Central in third.

    In the female competition, Bullitt East’s Sydney Marcum was second with a 291.

  • Bullitt County’s high school swimming program

     Under the direction of head coach Joe White, the Bullitt County High School swimming program is having another successful season.

    The program has all three of the local high schools practicing together three nights a week at the University of Louisville’s Ralph Wright Natatorium before separating and competing for their own high school in meets.

    The program this year has 35 swimmers. The schools will compete this Friday in the Region Four Meet at the Louisville pool.

    White’ assistant coach is Geof Thomas.