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Today's News

  • Eagles sweep pair from Thomas Nelson Monday

     HEBRON ESTATES – No school, no problem for the two North Bullitt basketball teams on Monday.

    Despite being out of school as part of a planned day off, the two teams played host to Thomas Nelson High School, the newest school in Nelson County and both games went to the teams dressed in green and gold by hearty margins.

    Lady Eagles Win

  • Three departments contain garage fire

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Three fire departments worked together to contain a garage fire near the Shepherdsville city limits Tuesday morning.

    Nichols Fire units first responded to a structure fire located at the 900 block of Chillicoop Rd. around 10:30 a.m.

    Eventually units from Shepherdsville and Zoneton Fire were also dispatched to help contain the blaze.

    Nichols Fire chief W.D. Coy said firefighters were able to contain the fire to just the structure, a garage/shed behind a residence.

  • Mudd's efforts to provide extension earns recognition across Kentucky

    SHEPHERDSVILLE--After teaching for more than 30 years, Shepherdsville resident Delores Mudd was looking for a way to stay busy again.

    “In that August when school started back, I didn't know what to do with myself,” she said.

    But then Mudd found the Bullitt County Extension Office, specifically the Bullitt County Homemakers, where she has been active in for 14 years.

  • Brooks, Crossroads, Pleasant Grove receive math achievement funding

     Brooks, Crossroads and Pleasant Grove Elementary Schools have been awarded Mathematic Achievement Funds.

    Each school will receive $41,000 per year with the grants renewable for two years for a total of $246,000 in funding among the three schools.

    Brooks Principal Cheri Lineweaver said having the Math Achievement funds over the past seven years has helped to provide quality math instruction.

  • Maryville students get look at stars in lab on wheels

     PIONEER VILLAGE - Maryville Elementary students experienced a field trip of astronomical proportions.

    And no one had to leave the school building to participate.

    Students attended educational programs inside the Owsley Brown II Portable Planetarium presented by the Gheens Science Hall & Rauch Planetarium at the University of Louisville.

    The Portable Planetarium, shaped like the top of a large mushroom, can fit inside most school gymnasiums. Once inflated, students head inside to get a look at the projected skies above.

  • BC is not match for Manual in LIT

    LOUISVILLE – Even during the best of times, the Manual Lady Crimsons would have been a lot for the Bullitt Central Lady Cougars to handle.

         Unfortunately, these are not the best of times for the maroon and gray. Injuries have decimated the team. On Tuesday, in the program’s first trip ever to the Republic Bank/Coca-Cola Girls’ Louisville Invitational Tournament, three starters sat on the bench in street clothes next to head coach Kyle Roach.

  • Mercy closes out BE with the games' final 11 points

    LOUISVILLE – Battling back from a 14-point deficit midway through the third quarter, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers seemingly had arch-rival Mercy right where they wanted them down the stretch of the second round game in the Republic Bank/Coca-Cola Girls’ Louisville Invitational Tournament on Wednesday.

  • Lady Eagles put on a strong show in beating CAL 64-49

     LOUISVILLE – Playing on the big stage under the bright lights for the second time in less than a week, the North Bullitt Lady Eagles made a statement that they belong with the top teams in the Sixth and Seventh Regions as they opened play in the Republic Bank/Coca-Cola Girls’ Louisville Invitational Tournament with a 64-59 win over Christian Academy.

         The Tuesday afternoon contest marked the first time that North Bullitt had ever played in the prestigious mid-season event and the team made the most of the opportunity.

  • East bests Central again

    LOUISVILLE – Eleven days didn’t make much difference for the Bullitt East Lady Chargers when they squared off with Louisville Central in the first round of the Republic Bank/Coca-Cola Girls’ Louisville Invitational Tournament last week.

         That was the amount of time since Bullitt East had traveled into Louisville and beat the Lady Yellowjackets 66-59. The pairings for the Girls’ LIT had them matched up again and this time the Lady Chargers put the defensive clamps on the athletic Central team, winning 57-43.

  • Bernheim Forest is busy with activities throughout February

    CLERMONT– From individuals to families, and pollywogs to seniors, there is something for everyone at Bernheim this February. In addition to regularly scheduled activities and programs, Bernheim is kicking off its newest Family Backyard Beekeeping Series as well as offering a romantic Valentine Dinner for couples celebrating the holiday.

    Details on these two offerings and all of the month’s great programs and activities are below: