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Today's News

  • Ritter selected principal of various BCPS programs

     The Bullitt Alternative/Riverview Opportunity Center and Spring Meadows Children’s Home have a new administrator.

    BJ Ritter, 31, has moved into the principal’s office following the departure of Angela Bibelhauser.

  • Lady Cougars win tourney title at Taylor Co. event

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – After losing three of the previous four games the Bullitt Central Lady Cougars were looking for a momentum swing during the holidays.

    Coach Kyle Roach’s team got just that as three games in two days in the Taylor County Christmas Tournament produced three victories and a large trophy before Santa’s visit a few days later.

  • Free throw woes keep Lady Eagles from Florida title

     HEBRON ESTATES – The North Bullitt Lady Eagles picked up wins in the first two games of the Destin Holiday Classic Tournament last week, but an injury to senior Katie Downey kept her out of the championship game and the Lady Eagles dropped a 45-42 decision to a team from Mississippi, New Site.

    Well the injury to Downey was certainly important, but to head coach David Marion, the Lady Eagles lost for a complete different reason in that final game.

  • Possible BE/NB clash in LIT

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – A possible meeting between Bullitt East and North Bullitt in the quarter-finals could happen next week after the pairings for the 69th annual Republic Bank Louisville Invitational Tournament were announced on Friday.

    Bullitt East, expected to be one of the top teams in the area this season, has the number three seed in the 20-team event that will be played at Valley High School starting on Monday. However, North Bullitt, undefeated against Kentucky foes this season, has been a pleasant surprise and the 13-1 Eagles have the number six seed.

  • Bombs Away! Eagles win LaRue tourney

     HODGENVILLE – Two tournaments, two titles.

    The North Bullitt Eagles completed a very productive holiday tournament season on Wednesday, picking up their second big trophy in a week, when the green and gold defeated LaRue County 65-56 in the championship game of the Hawks’ Holiday Classic.

    North Bullitt has played in the event, long called the LaRue County National Guard Invitational, a number of times in the past but this was the Eagles’ first tournament title.

  • Former pastor guilty of accessing, viewing child porn via Internet

      LOUISVILLE – The former pastor of a Louisville, Kentucky, parish pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge David J. Hale today, in United States District Court, to charges of violating federal child exploitation laws, announced United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr.

    Stephen A. Pohl, age 57, voluntarily surrendered himself to the custody of the United States Marshals Service today, and will remain in custody until sentencing before Judge Hale on March 29, 2016 at 1:30 pm.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning January 4, 2016

    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.

  • Contract Valid: Fire district to appeal judge’s ruling

     CLERMONT -- The contract signed between the Southeast Bullitt Fire Protection District and the Southeast Bullitt Fire and Rescue Department Inc. in 2013 is valid.

    That is according to a ruling from Bullitt Circuit Judge Rodney Burress.

    The latest dagger thrown in a year-long battle between the two entities will appealed.

    On Tuesday, Burress handed down his ruling in a lawsuit surrounding the Jan. 2, 2015, decision by the fire district board to decide the contract was invalid.

  • Sunview residents like nature, quiet; oppose rezoning of 64-acre tract

     MOUNT WASHINGTON -- Residents often move to Bullitt County to get away from things which are common in big cities.

    Many of the residents along Sunview Drive mentioned that same thing to members of the Bullitt County Joint Planning Commission recently.

    However, despite their concerns, it appears they might have a few new neighbors in the future.

    C&M Renovations received a favorable recommendation from the planning commission to rezone 64 acres from Agriculture and Stream Valley Reserve to R-1 Residential.

  • City will meet on zonings, annex

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The notice has been posted and the legal requirements met for the Shepherdsville City Council to hold a special meeting on Monday, Jan. 4.

    The 9:30 a.m. meeting will be held to consider three items involving property owned by George Miller and Miller Enterprises.

    First, the council will hear a second reading on an ordinance where the property owner is requesting annexation.

    The public can speak on that request.

    There will be no discussion on two first readings for rezoning on the properties off Chapeze Lane.