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Today's News

  • Contract bus service may be utilized due to shortage

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- When classes resume for the new year on Wednesday, there might be some buses carrying students that are not property of the Bullitt County Public School System.

  • Goal of class is to stop Adventures in Babysitting

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - They sat at Bullitt Lick Middle School to learn how to sit better.

    Thirty local girls, age 11-13, participated in two Safe Sitter educational programs, a one-day event designed to share safe and nurturing child care techniques, behavior management skills and responses to emergency situations.

    The program was hosted by Bullitt County Health Department educator Liz McGuire and Bullitt Lick Youth Services Center coordinator Tara Davis.

  • Bibelhauser selected principal of ROC, BAC, Spring Meadows

     Angela Bibelhauser has been selected as the new Riverview Opportunity/Bullitt Alternative Center/Spring Meadows Children’s Home Principal. She succeeds Brenda Pirtle who was named District Director of Secondary Education.

  • Bank robber gets 70 months, restitution

     LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A Louisville man was sentenced today, by U.S. District Judge Joseph H. McKinley Jr., to serve 70 months in prison for the robbery of four banks located in Jefferson County, Kentucky, during a two week period, and ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $11,960 announced David J. Hale, United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky.

  • County will receive more weather sirens

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Thanks to past weather-related events, Bullitt Countians will soon be protected by nine additional outdoor weather warning sirens.

  • Overdale principal ready to Usher in new era at school

    HILLVIEW - A new school leader with ties to Bullitt County's educational past will usher in a new era at Overdale Elementary this semester.

    Adrienne Usher was selected as the new Overdale principal, replacing Pam Robertson, who served in the position for six years.

    Usher brings 13 years of educational experience to the school, including the previous two as instructional coach at Maryville and Nichols Elementary.

  • PBI Bank will keep drive-thru service open downtown

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - For 85 years customers at Bullitt County Bank, which evolved into PBI Bank, could walk into the ornate lobby at the corner of Second St. and Highway 61, which evolved into Joe B. Hall Ave. and S. Buckman St.

    The corner bank, a staple of the downtown Shepherdsville corridor, has closed its doors to walk-in customers as of Monday, Aug. 4. The drive-thru service alongside the building will remain open.

  • Monitoring execution of programs key

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Even as he enters his eighth year as superintendent of the Bullitt County Public School System, Keith Davis still has that eager nervousness that comes with the opening day.

  • Ramp closure on Interstate 65 South in Bullitt County August 8-11

     LOUISVILLE - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists that the entrance ramp from KY 245 to southbound Interstate 65 will be closed next weekend for concrete pavement repairs.

    This ramp is scheduled for closure from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, August 8 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, August 11.

    Motorists should follow the signed detour via westbound KY 245 to southbound KY 61.  They can access southbound I-65 at Lebanon Junction.

  • SPD searching for robbery suspects

     On July 11, 2014 at around 12:30pm a victim reported that two suspects approached him on Adam Shepherd Parkway near the Bestway Rent-To-Own and robbed him of an undetermined amount of money.

    The victim stated he believed they were armed with a firearm but did not provide a description.

    The suspects are described as follows:

    Suspect #1: Black Male,  Height 5'8",  Weight 210-220lbs, last seen wearing a white button down dress shirt and khaki pants