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Today's News

  • Lane closures on Interstate 65 in Bullitt County April 25-28

     LOUISVILLE - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists that both directions of Interstate 65 will be reduced to one lane this weekend in Bullitt County.

    Contract crews are continuing work between the Bullitt/Hardin County line and Lebanon Junction Road (mile points 103.3 to 105.9) to replace sections of concrete pavement.

    The right and center lanes on northbound I-65 will be closed from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, April 25 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, April 28.

  • Tattoo shop owner charged in drug raid

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - While customers looking to get a tattoo may have been coming in the front door, there may have been other business being done out the back door.

  • Business group networks to determine needs

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Bullitt County Public School superintendent Keith Davis recently got to go on a field trip.

    And, on that trip, Davis learned a little more about what local industry is looking for from graduates of the school system.

    Bullitt County Economic Development Authority director John Snider recently organized a meeting of the plant managers from various facilities in the area.

    Various members of the community were invited to meet with the plant managers and that included a tour of several facilities.

  • Allen’s Logging honored as the best company in the state of Kentucky

     LOUISVILLE --Allen’s Logging LLC of Shepherdsville, was recently honored as the 2013 Kentucky Logger of the Year at the Kentucky Forest Industries Association (KFIA) 49th Annual Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky. Mark Spalding with the Kentucky Division of Forestry Central Region office nominated Allen for the award.  In addition to a plaque recognizing their achievement, a Stihl chainsaw was also presented to the Gussy Allen and was sponsored by the Kentucky Tree Farm Committee. 

  • With a 0.61 ERA, pitching is doing it all for Chargers

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – The offense is still sputtering, but the Bullitt East Chargers are doing everything else right as they posted three more wins last week.

    The wins are coming from stout pitching and enough good defense to keep teams at bay. In the three wins last week, the Chargers allowed just three runs and only one of those runs was earned.

    Overall,  the Chargers are now 15-4 after starting the season 2-2.

  • Eagles win pitching duel from Trojans 1-0 in eight

     HEBRON ESTATES - The last time the two teams met in the regular season, Jacob Kelly threw a no-hitter.

    On Tuesday, North Bullitt hurlers Josh Exton and Kelly combined to blank the Southern Trojans.

    Scoring in the bottom of the eighth inning, North Bullitt won a key district game 1-0.

    Exton struck out 10 batters in six innings and Kelly struck out two as he gained his fifth victory in as many decisions.

    The traditional winds of North Bullitt had a bit of a nip in the air. It was another tough day for the batters.

  • Central won the one game last week that counted

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – If you are going to win just one game a week in the middle of the high school baseball season, then winning the game against your district rivals makes that job one.

    The Bullitt Central Cougars did just that last week, posting a 1-2 mark, but winning the most important game as they rallied late to beat Moore 8-3. That win was sandwiched between a 9-1 setback to Manual and a 13-3 loss to Forest Park, a team from Indiana, on Saturday.

  • Bain not guilty of making threat

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Attorney Lorie Casey said her client was an immature 18-year-old who made a stupid comment.

  • SPD investigate BCHS substitute teacher

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Shepherdsville Police Department is currently investigating a possible inappropriate relationship between a former Bullitt County Public Schools Substitute Teacher and a student.

    On Tuesday, April 16th, 2014 an investigation was initiated after allegations of misconduct on the part of Susan Bickers were made to Bullitt Central High School.

    Administrators from Bullitt Central then contacted the Shepherdsville Police Department.

  • BBB Warns: Beware of Derby Ticket Scams!

     The “Run for the Roses” is right around the corner! And, the race is on to get those last-minute Kentucky Derby tickets!

    BBB is warning those of you who want to attend the Kentucky Derby to beware of scam artists trying to fool you into buying fake Derby tickets!