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Today's News

  • Lady eagles repeat as district champs

     HIGHVIEW -- It isn't like the North Bullitt Lady Eagles had gained any momentum heading into the 23rd District tournament.

  • Dolly’s story on display at various places

     Were you one of the 15 million people who tuned in to watch Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors on NBC? 

    Would you like to see the actual coat that inspired the movie?

    The hand written lyrics?

    Would you like to spend some time visiting with Dolly?

    Maybe you would just like to see the beautiful mountains that gave birth to Parton, where she grew up and that inspire so many of her songs. 

  • Team effort paves road to state approval

     As Bullitt County receives over $123 million in road project funding in the next six years, including the $25 million in federal revenue for the new I-65 interchange between Highway 480 and Highway 245, it is time to thank all of those who were involved in the long, hard, and complicated process of obtaining that funding.

    I want to thank my House counterparts, Representatives Russell Webber, James Tipton, and Linda Belcher for their hard work, but there are others who should be equally praised for their dedication.

  • Records fall as North Bullitt finishes regular season with walk-off victory

     HEBRON ESTATES -- The team ended the regular season with the most wins in school history at 27.

    Ryan Henson completed a perfect season at 10-0 on the hill for a school record.

    Logan Wyatt drove in 54 runs and Daulton Walls, Henson and Wyatt all ended up hitting over .400.

    And over the past two seasons, the senior class is 13-2 in post-season and 11-2 in elimination games in winning consecutive Sixth Region baseball titles.

    But, for the North Bullitt Eagles, that was then and this is now.

  • Coach Couch hired for East

        MOUNT WASHINGTON-- On Wednesday afternoon, Bullitt East principal Willie Foster announced that the school had hired Jason Couch as it new head Men's Basketball Coach.

        Couch comes to Bullitt East after a very successful coaching career that has spanned 18 seasons. He has a 348-204 career record with coaching stints at Greenwood, Eastern and Shelby County High Schools.

  • 50 Mile Pursuit Ends in Wreck in Bullitt County

    (Munfordville, KY)-  On Wednesday May 25, 2016 around 10:30 in the morning Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green received complaints of a black Honda passenger car driving recklessly on Interstate 65. 

     

  • Board feels range for shooting lessons off-the-mark in MW; denies CU permit

     MOUNT WASHINGTON -- Residents along Bleemel Lane will not have to worry about the opening of an indoor shooting range.

    The Bullitt County Board of Adjustment voted 3-2 to deny a conditional-use permit for Barbara Noll.

    Noll’s son was planning to use an existing building on her property to teach concealed carry weapons classes.

    Her son, Matt, said that it was his plan to maybe give lessons 1-2 times per month with seven people present at any one time.

  • HOPE has place to store needed items

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - A local help organization took a chance in establishing a new community chest.

    Helping Out People Everywhere (HOPE) in Bullitt County, in association with the Bullitt County Chamber of Commerce, hosted a ribbon cutting to commemorate the grand opening of HOPE Chest, a new donation storage location.

    HOPE co-founder Faith Portman said HOPE Chest was a place where items could be stored until distribution, with room for larger items such as house furniture.

  • SAY CHEESE

     MOUNT WASHINGTON — Things got a little cheesy in Bullitt East High’s culinary arts class recently.

    To celebrate National Grilled Cheese Week, Katy Kendrick hosted a grilled cheese cook-off.

    The cook-off let groups of students work together to build the perfect grilled cheese that was later judged by Charger staff.

    The sandwich had to include a bread, a cheese, a spread and presentation mattered.

  • Hardaway Memorial Scholarship

     Miranda Rippy of Bullitt Central High was recently awarded the Hardaway Memorial Scholarship from First Harrison Bank.

    This continues the tradition started by The Peoples Bank of Bullitt County.

    Rippy will receive a $1,500 scholarship that will go toward her studies at Morehead State University. She will major in education.