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Today's News

  • Central office to be named in honor of Hatfield

     The Bullitt County Public Schools central office is being renamed the Frank R. Hatfield Administrative Center.

    The Bullitt County Board of Education voted unanimously at their August 25thmeeting. Board member Roger Hayes said only one school building has an individual name (Ora L. Roby Elementary School) and felt Mr. Hatfield deserved the distinction.

    “I can think of no other person that has impacted education at the local, state and national level like Mr. Hatfield,” Hayes said.

  • Soccer post-season to play starts on Monday

     HEBRON ESTATES – Light? Who needs light for a high school soccer match?

         North Bullitt and Bullitt Central didn’t appear to need any sunlight to play soccer on Thursday. In a classic high school soccer match that went to overtime and beyond, the Eagles pulled out a 4-3 victory in the only meeting between the two rivals during the regular season.

         A year ago, the two teams played a 4-3 thriller at Bullitt Central, but that game ended with a late goal in regulation.

  • Numbers game continues to haunt Eagles

     SHELBYVILLE – For the second week in a row, the North Bullitt Eagles jumped out of the gate with strong play, but the team’s lack of numbers and depth came to the forefront once again on Friday as they faltered late in a 34-20 loss to district rival Shelby County.

  • Shepherdsville looks at maintenance of property

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - Sometimes a law doesn't need sweeping changes, just a little tweaking.

    The Shepherdsville City Council are looking at tweaking a couple of city ordinances pertaining to sewer use and neighborhood maintenance.

    City attorney Joe Wantland presented a first reading of an ordinance concerning the maintenance of neighborhood, with the change focusing on the amount of grade cut on vacant or undeveloped lots.

  • [Bullitt] Cup runneth over with emotion Friday

    SHEPHERDSVILLE – What could have been ‘the mistake’, turned out to be ‘the redemption’ for Bullitt Central senior running back Trevor Carnell on Friday in the 26th renewal of The War.

         It was a reversal of fortunes in a classic contest that was filled with emotional twists and turns. The final ‘high’ belonged to the Cougars when Bullitt East’s extra point attempt in overtime sailed wide left, giving Bullitt Central a 21-20 victory.

  • Fox Chase to have new tenant around quarry

     FOX CHASE - New activity around the rock quarry had Fox Chase residents on high alert in the past month.

    The city is resting easier now thanks to a Fox Chase city council meeting visit by the area's new owner, Dana Bischoff-James.

    The land next to the quarry was purchased by James and her husband, Brian. The couple runs Cheer-Bling, a religious-affiliated cheerleading academy.

  • Armstrong, Griffin seek MW mayor seat

    MOUNT WASHINGTON -- There is one thing which will be assured following the Nov. 4 general election.

  • Tricks and Treats to Stay on Budget this Halloween

     (StatePoint) Halloween comes but once a year. So make it extra spooky with ghosts, goblins and ghouls galore -- and don’t forget all the great treats. While all this fall fun does come at a price, you don’t have to spend a pirate’s booty if you plan carefully.

  • Retired Teachers to Rescue

     The Bullitt County Retired Teachers Association delivered school supplies to principal Sheri Hamilton of Nichols Elementary School.

    Carolyn Dennison, president of the BCRTA, and Janet Richardson, chairman of the community services committee of BCRTA, made the presentation of items.

  • Counseling conference in Louisville

     FRANKFORT --  Frank Kros, president of the Upside Down Organization in Baltimore, will keynote at the opening session of the 56th annual conference of the Kentucky Counseling Association at the Crowne Plaza in Louisville Nov. 5-7.

    UDO seeks to improve children’s behavior and learning by expanding the knowledge and transforming the thinking of the adults and organizations‚ that help children, according to the organization’s mission statement.

    Kros has written 25 UDO workshops and made presentations to some 50,000 people.