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Today's News

  • Hillview police get high marks as goal still accreditation

     HILLVIEW -- Over the past year, the Hillview Police Department has come a long way.

    And, if you doubt that, just ask officials at the Kentucky League of Cities who are grading the papers of the local police department.

    Police chief William Mahoney presented police department accreditation test scores through the Kentucky League of Cities.

    According to Mahoney, the department’s score dropped significantly after 2011, following stringent additions to the testing process.

  • Congratulations to our seniors, best wishes for a bright future

    Dear BCPS Seniors,

    It is now a very short time until graduation day on June 4, and I want to use this space to write to you a little advice. 

    I’m sure you’ve been hearing a lot of it lately and I guarantee you will be hearing a lot more.

    When I spoke to you all during the spring of your 8th grade year, I talked about personal responsibility, making your own choices, about how your family history or financial circumstances need not determine your success. 

  • Part of college planning guide on audio

     FRANKFORT --Parts of two chapters of Getting In, the state’s college planning guide, are now available in audio on the website of the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).

    The audio versions include Chapter One and the first part of Chapter Two. Chapter One is a guide to college admissions, while the first part of Chapter Two helps students and parents navigate the financial aid process.

  • Public meeting to show plans for new interchanges on I-65 in Shepherdsville

     SHEPHERDSVILLE --  The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) will host a public meeting regarding proposed improvements to the existing Interstate 65 interchange at KY 480 in Shepherdsville and designs for a new interchange south of KY 480 in Bullitt County.

    The meeting is scheduled for Thursday evening, June 2, at the Paroquet Springs Conference Centre, 395 Paroquet Springs Drive, Shepherdsville.

    The meeting will be an open house format where citizens can stop by anytime between 5-7 p.m.

  • Regional tournament brackets have been set

    The regional tournament brackets have been set. All play will begin at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 30.

    In baseball, North Bullitt will host Fairdale and Bullitt East will host Butler. The winners will meet in the semifinals Wednesday at Jim Patterson Stadium.

    In softball, North Bullitt will host Doss while Bullitt Central plays at Holy Cross. And the biggest matchup of the first round will find Bullitt East playing at Butler. The semifinals in softball will be on Tuesday at the University of Louisville campus.

  • Fern Creek beats BE for title

    LOUISVILLE – Nothing went as expected on Thursday for the Bullitt East Lady Chargers as the team dropped a 2-0 decision to Fern Creek in the championship game of the 24th District Softball Tournament.

  • North Bullitt wins fourth straight title

     HIGHVIEW -- As a coach, you never want to let your players know that you are sweating.

  • Bullitt East returns to championship form

     HIGHVIEW – Back in the saddle.

    After failing to win a district baseball title for the first time in 12 seasons last year, the Bullitt East Chargers started a new run on Wednesday when the red and gold rode a strong pitching performance from senior Kyle McKinley to beat Fern Creek 4-2.

  • 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.