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Today's News

  • Road repairs only major change in Fox Chase budget

        FOX CHASE - Road repairs have been on the Fox Chase City Council’s radar throughout the year.
        Extra funding earmarked to pay for pending repairs was the only significant change to the city’s 2016-17 fiscal year budget ordinance unanimously approved by the council.
        Money in the Municipal Aid Road Fund was increased to a total of $64,640, up from last year’s $35,000 allotment.

  • McCorkle continues to make big splash on national scene

        LOS ANGELES - Amy McCorkle has come a long way - from rock bottom to success - and has experienced various accolades telling her story.
        The Bullitt County resident, who has battled bipolar disorder, is appearing in the limelight thanks to her work, which includes her own personal trek from breakdown to recovery.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning July 10, 2016

     

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  • Southeast Bullitt officials agree to work on settling conflicts

        SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Could an on-going battle between a fire board and its fire department be nearing an end?
        While not putting the cart too far ahead of the horse, representatives with the Southeast Bullitt Fire District Board and the Southeast Bullitt Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department are at least willing to go back to the negotiations table.
        During a hearing on Wednesday in Bullitt Circuit Court, testimony in case involving the withholding of tax dollars suddenly stopped.

  • Past due trash bills causing stink in Shep.

        SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The figure is over $156,000 and counting.
        That is the amount of unpaid garbage collection bills due in the city of Shepherdsville.
        This is not a new discussion but the question which remains is who is responsible for making sure Eco-Tech receives its money.
        While city attorney Joseph Wantland said the “city doesn’t owe anything,” that was not tone taken by Eco-Tech president Robert Lee.

  • The Pet Page: Hillview Animal Hospital

        When an opportunity came about to share her love for animals with her own medical practice, Dr. Melissa Hendricks gladly took hold of the reins.
        Hendricks began working at the Hillview Animal Hospital and Clinic with Dr. B.J. Cash as a technician, before going to Tuskegee University in Alabama for her veterinary degree.
        In 2006, Hendricks was working for another doctor when she received a call from Cash telling her he was selling the practice and wondered if she would be interested in taking it over.

  • Eastside 1,600 relay team finishes second at state

        SHEPHERDSVILLE – A small contingent of local runners from three area middle schools competed last month in the Kentucky Track and Cross-Country Coaches Association State Track Championships at the University of Louisville.
        This was a huge meet with over 100 schools from across the state taking part. Only the top eight finishers in each event scored team points, but still, 51 girls’ teams and 54 boys’ teams ended up scoring at least one point in the event.

  • McCormick taking basketball skills to Asbury College

        MOUNT WASHINGTON -- Blaise McCormick, who played four years at Portland Christian in Jefferson County, has signed to play his college basketball at Asbury College in Wilmore, Kentucky.
        McCormick, the son of Theresa and Steve McCormick, lives in Mount Washington, but has always attended private schools in Jefferson County.
        In his four years at Portland Christian, McCormick played under head coach Joe Meredith.

  • Virginia Beach great destination

        Each summer we try to do a big road trip to some place new.
        This summer we chose Virginia Beach. Virginia Beach is as good as it gets without going to the West Coast and it’s a lot closer (only about 10.5 hrs).