Today's News

  • Hillview council race not over just yet

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - When the candidates running for the six Democratic opening for the Hillview City Council, they may have thought their fate was decided.

        However, due to some non-city residents being allowed to vote in a single precinct, the primary election in that city will be determined in Bullitt Circuit Court.

        As required by statute, Bullitt County Clerk Kevin Mooney filed a petition asking Bullitt Circuit Judge Rodney Burress to conduct a recount of Brooks precinct 12.

  • Conservation district seeks more funds from county

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - A year ago, the Bullitt County Conservation District was asking fiscal court members to increase their appropriation.

        In return, the agency could provide grant funds for programs such as junk pickup and dead animal removal.

        The court members denied raising the annual appropriation of $27,000.

        The conservation board could have asked to impose a millage tax on all property owners but the members didn’t.


    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Highway District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled in Bullitt County for the week of May 24:


    Bullitt County:

    KY 1417 (Martin Hill Road): Temporarily closed between mile points 0 and 1 for slide repairs. The roadway is scheduled for closure from 8 a.m. Monday, May 24, until 5 p.m. Friday, May 28.

    KY 1526 (Knob Creek Road): Lane closures and delays possible between KY 44 and KY 2672 (mile points 0 and 4.9) for roadway resurfacing.

  • Gajdik to take love of volleyball to Brescia

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - The game of volleyball requires a lot of thinking on your feet.

    For Brittany Gajdik, it is the mental aspect of the game which intrigues her.

    And her ability to think out on the court and her athletic ability will allow Gajdik to play on the next level.

    The Bullitt East senior recently signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Brescia College in Owensboro.


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  • Jerry Rucker Memorial Runs at Bluegrass Speedway May 29

    BARDSTOWN - The month of May concludes this Saturday May 29 at Bluegrass Speedway as track promoters David and Anita Ferrell will again present exciting racing action as the 7th Annual Jerry Rucker Memorial event will take place at the mile, high-banked Nelson County clay.

  • HOLIDAYS: MAY 2010

    MAY 2010


    American Stroke

    Arthiritis Awareness

    Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage

    Asthma and Allergy Awareness

    Awareness of Medical Orphans


    Better Hearing and Speech

    Better Sleep


    Cancer Research

    Celiac Disease Awareness

    Clean Air

    Correct Posture

    Creative Beginnings


    Electromagnetic Sensitivity Awareness


    Family Wellness

  • BE's Johnson signs to play at Lindsey Wilson

        MOUNT WASHINGTON - The five seniors on the Bullitt East girls’ basketball team this season had been teammates since they were sixth-graders at Mount Washington Middle School.

        Now they are splitting apart for the next stage of their lives.

        The most recent to set her future was Samantha Johnson who on Thursday signed to play college basketball at Lindsey Wilson University.

  • Hillview City Fair...From pies to rides to pet contests

        HILLVIEW - One of the city’s most popular events is getting bigger...and better...this weekend.

        The Hillview City Fair is planned for May 27-29.

        The Hillview Recreation Department has worked hard to add some new amenities to the established event.

         Among the new activities are a pet show, karaoke/talent show, dessert cook-off and a pie in the face of a local official.

  • NB, BE track head to loaded regional today

    HEBRON ESTATES - One of the strongest contingents of local track athletes ever will start their journey to the Kentucky State Track and Field Championships on Wednesday as North Bullitt and Bullitt East head to North Oldham High School for the Class AA, Region III Championships.

    This will be the first time that a regional meet has been held at North Oldham which is located in Goshen. The facility is brand new for this season.