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Today's News

  • BE archery 10th at nationals

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – With a young team, Bullitt East archery coach Jason Waddle was looking for good things, and hoping for great things, when his team went into competition at the National Archery in the Schools Program National Tournament last month.

    Competing at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center, Waddle got great as his team surpassed all expectations with a 10th place finish out of 164 schools.

  • BAMS: hard work, satisfaction experienced by first class

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- They make up a unique group of students.

  • East softball players in state All-Star contests

    SHEPHERDSVILLE – While the high school season did not go as well as they had hoped, particularly in the post-season, there has been some good news in the past week for Bullitt East softball players Morgan Raymer and Kelsey Gravens.

         This past weekend, the two seniors played in the Kentucky Softball Coaches Association’s East/West All-Star games at Ballard High School. The two were on the West team that represented the best senior players in the state from the teams in the First to the Eighth Region.

  • NB's George taking hoops dream to Spalding

     HEBRON ESTATES – For many, the college-recruiting trail can be a grind…at any level.

         It wasn’t that for North Bullitt senior Maria George. Even before the start of her senior season playing basketball for the Lady Eagles, George had decided that her next destination with the sport would be at Spalding University.

         While George may have known what route she was going to take, she didn’t let Spalding head coach Charlie Just know until late in the spring

  • City recognizes 40th year of incorporation

    HILLVIEW - In 1974 a small community of friends in Bullitt County's north end incorporated into a small city.

    In 2014 the small city of Hillview has worked its way to becoming one of the county's largest municipalities. The Hillview CIty Council celebrated that growth with a special ceremony during the May business meeting.

    Mayor Jim Eadens addressed former city employees that attended the meeting, including former mayors Richard Terry and Rip Carter, former council members David Conn and Dale Russ, and former police officers Nancy and Donnie Dickson.

  • Board to seek final solution to on-going field trip saga

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Talk to Greg Schultz all day about things like test scores and academic strategies.

  • Over $171,000 generated by local fire departments for Crusade for Children

    LOUISVILLE-- More than $5.6 million was raised for the 61st annual WHAS Crusade for Children.

    The organization uses funds raised to assist special needs youngsters and programs throughout Kentucky and southern Indiana.

    Over $171,000 was raised by five of the local volunteer fire departments.

    The top collector was Zoneton Fire Department which generated $78,917.

    Mount Washington collected $40,566.36 for the Crusade while Shepherdsville added another $35,121.60 to the coffers.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning June 16, 2014

    Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances may occur, so the information below is strictly of an advisory

    nature and is subject to change with no notice.

    Pothole patching, sweeping, drain & ditch cleaning, pavement marking, and maintenance crews may

    work on major interstates in the Louisville Metro area only during non-peak daytime hours and at night.

  • Griffee signs to play football at Georgetown

    Peyton Griffee recently signed a letter of intent to play collegiate football at Georgetown College. The son of Keith Griffee and Jennifer Porter recently graduated from Christian Academy in Louisville.

    Griffee, who lives with his family in Mount Washington, was an offensive lineman for the Centurions.

    Peyton will be following in family footsteps as both his father and uncle are both Georgetown graduates. (Photo submitted)

  • Former Central Kentucky Glass president guilty of fraud

     LOUISVILLE – The former president of Central Kentucky Glass Company, headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky, pleaded guilty today, in United States District Court, to a single count of wire fraud, in connection with a multi-million dollar contract at Fort Knox High School, announced David J. Hale, United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky.

    Central Kentucky Glass Company was charged separately in a grand jury indictment, with wire fraud, mail fraud and major fraud against the United States.