Today's News

  • Happy Thanksgiving

     Having learned about the Pilgrims who came to America escaping religious persecution, the American Indians who taught them how to survive when they first arrived and the history of Thanksgiving, Mount Washington Elementary kindergartners recently had a feast of their own.

  • Moss selected to be county's 'teacher of nutrition' to all

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt County Cooperative Extension Office's newest employee plans to help area residents maintain nutrition and healthy diets.

    Long-time Bullitt County resident Marcia Moss was selected as the county's Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) assistant.

    Moss' primary job will consist of working with lower-income families to acquire more nutritious meals and making food stretch to meet budgets.

    "I'm a teacher of nutrition," she said.

  • LJ man indicted for sexual allegation

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - A Lebanon Junction man is facing numerous felony and misdemeanor charges after being accused of sexually abusing a five-year-old girl. 

    Michael Fievet, 21, was recently indicted by the Bullitt County Grand Jury on charges related to a series of events that allegedly occurred in Lebanon Junction between the fall of 2011 and May of 2012.

  • Bullitt County Player of the Year

     Bullit Central sophomore running back Trevor Carnell was honored earlier this week as the 2012 Bullitt County Player of the Year at the school.

    Carnell set a Bullitt Central single-season rushing record with 1,946 yards in 11 games.

    Carnell is shown next to Cougar head coach Danny Leasor as well as Tim Gonterman and Mark Schmid of Schmid Funeral Home who sponsors the award along with The Awards Center and The Pioneer News.

  • BBB Tips: Top Ten Cyber Monday Tips for Staying Safe When Shopping Online

     Cyber Monday — the Monday after Thanksgiving — has officially replaced Black Friday — the day after Thanksgiving — as the most popular day to shop for the holidays.

  • Salt River tract gets nod to rezone to commercial

     SHEPHERDSVILLE — Property used for over 50 years as some type of business may finally receive its proper zoning classification.

  • Family Allergy & Asthma expands local operation

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Family Allergy & Asthma, a multi-site allergy, asthma and immunology practice headquartered in Louisville, is excited to announce the expansion and grand re-opening of their office in Shepherdsville.  The office, located at 1578 Highway 44 East in Brashears Station Plaza, opened in 2007 and local demand has been such that more room was needed to accommodate the growing patient population, as well as to better the patient experience. 

  • Sanitation district gets OK for rate hikes

     SHEPHERDSVILLE — Starting in early 2013, customers of the Bullitt County Sanitation District will be facing a rate increase.

  • Eagles see plenty of reasons for optimism

     HEBRON ESTATES - In the first year under head coach Brian Courtney, the North Bullitt Eagles had a satisfying winning record last winter.

  • Cheer-Bling sports ministry walk/run big success

     The second annual Cheer-Bling Sports Ministry 5K run/walk was held recently and was a huge success.

    All proceeds went to the Cheer-Bling Foundation, a local non-profit sports ministry dedicated to building world leaders and not just cheerleaders.