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Today's News

  • BC looking to get healthy in order to excel this spring

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Bullitt Central baseball coach G.J. Moore might have missed his real calling – being a doctor.

    Over the past several seasons, injuries have hampered his team and 2018 seems to following the same pattern.

    When the season starts on Monday, two of Moore’s best players will be nursing injuries.

  • Chargers fueled in ‘18 by early exit in ‘17

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – Sometimes coaches and fans – and sometimes opposing coaches -- don’t always see the world from the same perspective.

    A year ago, the Bullitt East Chargers won 20 games for the tenth consecutive season, but it really was a campaign that long-time head coach Jeff Bowles would just as soon forget.

    For the first time since the program shifted to the Sixth Region starting with the 2006 season, the Chargers did not advance out of district play. The red and gold suffered a frustrating 5-4 loss to Fern Creek in the semi-finals.

  • BEHS students rally to remember

     MOUNT WASHINGTON—The deadly shooting in Marshall County earlier this year hit too close to home for those at Bullitt East High.

    Alum Scott Cosner is the father of twin boys who attend Marshall County High. On Jan. 23, one son was shot in the back of the neck while students trying to escape trampled the other.

    Both boys have recovered and made a special appearance at Bullitt East on Wednesday as part of an assembly organized by the student-led newspaper, the Livewire.

  • Foundation fights for cure for cancer

     CEDAR GROVE— Inspired by his own childhood cancer fight, a local pediatrician has started his own foundation to help end the battle.

    In the fall of 1999, Dr. Caleb Buege was a 15-year-old freshman at Bullitt Central when he had his doctor take a look at a sports injury. Little did he know, the pains he felt in his shoulder weren’t from playing sports but were caused by a type of rare bone cancer called osteosarcoma.

    Buege encountered 16 rounds of chemotherapy in a span of 18 months.

  • Forum Tuesday in Hillview to talk about opioids

     HILLVIEW - Is there anything the community can do to combat the opioid crisis?

    Local and regional agencies are going to discuss the community’s role in the opioid crisis during a series of lectures at the Hillview Government Center.

    The primary session, The Community’s Role in Addressing the Opioid Crisis, will take place Tuesday, March 20, at 6 p.m.

    Organizers welcome community members, educational and governmental leaders, business officials, families and faith-based leaders to both listen and participate.

  • ROADSHOW for the week of March 18, 2018

     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.

  • Bullitt County teams sweep NASP Region Five titles

     CAMPELLSVILLE – It was all Bullitt County, all the time two weekends ago at the NASP (National Archery in Schools Program) Region Five Tournament at Taylor County Middle School.

    There were three levels of competition and Bullitt County teams claimed all three of the big trophies.

  • BE hosting regional Saturday

      MOUNT WASHINGTON – Bullitt East will be the site on Saturday of the KHSAA Region Four Archery Tournament.

    Region Four includes all three Bullitt County programs as well as all of the Jefferson County public and private schools that compete in the sport.

    The sport is going through some changes this season and while the basics are still much the same, the overall tallies will now differ somewhat from the traditional NASP (National Archery in the Schools Program) scoring to new KHSAA (Kentucky High School Athletic Association) scoring parameters.

  • Former Marion Co. resident sentenced for multiple marijuana charges

     LOUISVILLE – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman today announced the sentencing of John Robert Boone, in United States District Court, by Senior Judge Charles R. Simpson III, to 57 months in prison, having pleaded guilty to manufacture and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. There is no parole in the federal system.

  • Cedar Grove Road closed both ways at Alpha Way

    *UPDATE* As of 6:09 p.m., the road has been reopened.

     

    Cedar Grove Road at Alpha Way is shut down in both directions due to an overturned van and car crash.

    Shepherdsville Fire Department, Southeast Bullitt Fire Department and Shepherdsville Police are on scene.

    Plan for delays.