Today's News

  • Scouting for Food Saturday

     Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from numerous scout units across Bullitt County will be collecting canned goods and other non-perishable food on Saturday, November 17.

    Many scouts walked neighborhoods to place informational flyers on doors this past Saturday.  Some units may also place signs along main roads or at subdivision entrances to increase public awareness and remind folks to donate.  This Saturday, those scouts will be returning to those same neighborhoods to collect food donations.

  • Hillview looks to program to train servers in alcohol sales

     HILLVIEW - In recent months the Hillview City Council and mayor Jim Eadens have made an effort to control drug and alcohol abuse within city limits.

    Eadens promoted the city's Drug Trends seminar, hosted in conjunction with Bullitt County Partners in Prevention (PIP), an attempt to educate parents and grandparents on what warning signs to look for in their children's behavior.

  • Two die in dispute in parking lot

     HILLVIEW - A woman was shot Saturday afternoon and the alleged suspect was later found dead.

  • Transportation Cabinet update on train derailment site

       WEST POINT - After a briefing with Unified Command regarding the transload of the derailed cars the following information is available: 

    The plan for transload of the hydrogen fluoride and butadiene rail tank cars has been approved and will begin on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 6 a.m.  In abundance of caution and the placement of equipment necessary to stage at the site promotes the closure of Dixie Highway from Highway 44 to the Bridge at Salt River from Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 6 a.m. until further notice.


     Bullitt County Public Schools are saluting area veterans and military personnel with various Veterans Day celebrations and services.

  • Cancer can strike any one, at any time

     Sickness is something that can happen in any family at any given time.

  • Spainhour, Burress attend conference for circuit judges

     FRANKFORT – Elise Givhan Spainhour and Rodney Burress recently  participated in the 2012 Kentucky Circuit Judges College that took place Oct. 29-31 in Lexington.

  • Special diplomas presentation

     Verl (Buddy) Hunt left high school 50 years to go into active military duty.

    But that never meant that he forgot his dream of receiving his high school diploma.

    With Bullitt Central High School principal Christy Coulter present, Hunt was presented his diploma through a special program in the district.

    Calling it a project 50 years in the making, Hunt thanked his teachers. Without the dedication of the teachers, he said the country would not be what it is today.

  • Late surge by Chiefs leads to PW title in two overtimes

     SHEPHERDSVILLE — Head coach David Vorbrink had seen his Overdale Chiefs get off to a slow start this football season.

  • Opportunistic Baker leads Colts to title

     SHEPHERDSVILLE — Dylan Baker took his place behind center as the Mount Washington Colts were clinging to a one touchdown lead in the Little Bullitts championship game for the Greater Bullitt County Youth Football and Cheerleading League.