Today's News

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • SOFTBALL: NB can be regional contender

     HEBRON ESTATES – After one season as an assistant coach in the program, Chad Laswell have moved up one seat with the North Bullitt softball program, taking over as head coach.

    Laswell replaces Neal Hornback who was with the team for just one season. The Lady Eagles went 8-24 last spring, but did beat Bullitt Central and then Southern to claim a third straight 23rd District title.

    When the head coaching position opened, Laswell thought about it and he got a lot of encouragement from the girls.

  • Pension bill not solution in current form

     FRANKFORT -- The transportation bill passed the House last week and is on its way to the Senate.

    Bullitt County did better than many other districts.

    Current projects retained funding and several new projects were added.

    Our hope is that the Senate makes no changes to the road plan for Bullitt County.

    On a related transportation issue, the House approved a bill last week dealing with disability placards for parking.

  • TENNIS: Kruse poised for return to state

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- With one team already having a match on the books, tennis players — like most spring sports — are battling through the normal weather issues this year.

    In terms of players looking to advance to the state tournament in May, Bullitt East’s Savannah Kruse is looking to make a return to the big show, something she did as a freshman.

    The North Bullitt girls’ appears to have another deep lineup with experience and look to return as one of the top teams in the Sixth Region.


  • Huge week for Roby, Wyatt in college athletics

     LOUISVILLE – Former Bullitt East standout Meghan Roby continues to be one of the top track athletes in the NCAA Division II after earning All-American honors for Bellarmine University this past weekend at the Indoor Track Championships in Pittsburg, Kansas.

    Already, Roby has been named the Great Lakes Valley Conference Female Track Athlete of the Year three times – twice indoors and once outdoors (with on outdoor season still ahead of her this spring).

  • High-scoring Andres headed to play for Southern Indiana

     HEBRON ESTATES – North Bullitt senior Katlyn Andres never saw a shot on the soccer field that she didn’t think she could get past the goalie.

    That confidence carried over to the Lady Eagle standout scoring 158 goals in 91 games in her four years on the North Bullitt varsity.

    With numbers and talent like that, colleges come calling and that was certainly the case for Andres who recently signed to play at college soccer at NCAA Division II Southern Indiana University in Evansville.

  • Holman set to continue career as goalie at Trevecca Nazarene

     HEBRON ESTATES -- To play the position of goalie, a soccer player must never show any fear.

    To watch Delayna Holman protect the net for the North Bullitt Lady Eagles, you would see that she definitely had no fear on the field.

    And that is why Amber Mink called Holman the best goalie in the Sixth Region.

    As she looks toward the next step in life, Holman will be fulfilling a dream of playing soccer at the next level.

  • Salute to Rev. Graham

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - A special memorial service was held locally at the Schoppenhorst, Underwood & Brooks Funeral Home in Mount Washington in loving memory of the Rev. Billy Graham, who passed away Feb. 21 at the age of 99.

    (Above) The clergy included guest speaker Dr. Adam Greenway, Dean of the Billy Graham School of Missions, Evangelism and Ministry at the Southern Baptist Seminary.

    Introducing Dr. Greenway was another special guest, Vivian Adams, a friend of the Graham Family who were responsible for the two meeting each other.