Today's News

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning September 1, 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.

    Motorists should watch for roadside maintenance and pavement marking crews on interstates and

    highways throughout the rest of the district on a daily basis.

  • Dennie Memorial, others help LJ families

    The IMPACT KY movement is in it's 4th year at the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. It's sole purpose is to reach out to communities in the name of Jesus Christ. Lebanon Junction was chosen as the recipient of the IMPACT Project this year because of the rebuild project of Dennie Memorial UMC. Dennie's building was destroyed by an arsonist June 12, 2012.

  • Issis excited to be part of BCHS YSC program

    Bullitt Central High School’s renaissance continues with new Youth Service Center Coordinator Jamie Issis.

    Her predecessor, Tonia Wiggins, moved to an adjacent facility as a counselor with the Bullitt Alternative Center

  • Schools raise almost $175,000 for American Heart Association

    Bullitt County Public School students continue to amaze with their support of charitable causes by raising over $174,000 for the American Heart Association in the past five years.

    Events such as Jump Rope for Heart in elementary schools and Hoops for Heart in middle schools are the primary fundraising venues. Participants collect pledges then fulfill their commitment in a fun, after-school setting.

    The American Heart Association’s Louisville Youth Market Director Debra Eichenberger commended the school system’s efforts.

  • Cougars challenged, then pull away late

    FAIRDALE – A fake punt midway through the third quarter returned some much needed momentum to Bullitt Central on Friday and with three touchdowns in the fourth quarter, the Cougars opened the 2014 high school football season with a 49-28 victory over Fairdale.

         Unlike a year ago, when the Cougars won 44-0 at home, the maroon and gray got a challenge this time from a much-improved Bulldog squad. The game was tied at 28-28 after Fairdale scored in the final minute of the third quarter, but the Cougars controlled the final quarter.

  • BLITZ! East pressure leads to key win at Nelson

    BARDSTOWN – No coach is going to complain about a win and Bullitt East head coach Darrell Vincent was certainly not doing that on Friday night after his team claimed the Bourbon Barrel with a 39-25 victory at Nelson County.

         Still, Vincent doesn’t have to call it pretty either. In fact, the veteran coach thought it was a pretty ugly.

         Coaches often think that when their team turns the ball over five times and have penalties totaling 211 yards.

  • Labor of Love

    SHEPHERDSVILLE--It’s been a labor of love. Shepherdsville resident Teresa Byerly has dedicated the last three years to educating people about domestic violence.

    The night of her sister’s murder is still a vivid memory for her.

    “My parents house is less than five miles from Karen’s. I remember we saw all of the police and ambulances going by and they were flying. We thought what in the world is going on? Then we heard a knock at the door, it was some people from church they had heard what had happened on the scanner,” she said.

  • MARATHON...Track repairs will take time

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Track and field competitors in Bullitt County will eventually be performing on rubberized surfaces.

  • Mediation may be attempted in Dishon cases

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A third party may be asked to see if there is a way to settle a case involving a man accused of murder, as well as several sex-related offenses.

  • Trojans rampage past North in rivalry contest

    OKOLONA -- Putting 37 points on the scoreboard and having 400 total yards for the night, North Bullitt head coach Brett Newton should have been pleased.