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Today's News

  • Lady Chargers roll early

     FERN CREEK – The Bullitt East Lady Chargers didn’t waste any time on Tuesday getting the best of 24th District rival Fern Creek.

         In the first district game that will settle the seedings for the first-round of the post-season, Bullitt East jumped on top of the home team 16-2 in the first quarter and stretched that to 35-7 by halftime.

         With the first eight points of the second half, Bullitt East put the ‘running clock’ into action as they rolled easily to a 64-26 victory.

  • Chargers find the target just in time

    FERN CREEK – In what is becoming one of the hottest rivalries of the regular season for the Bullitt East Chargers, the red and gold got hot just in time from the field on Tuesday as the team managed to slip past Fern Creek 61-59.

  • Go Pack in Hillview may mean difference in life, death

    HILLVIEW -- Police officers are always subject to unforeseen situations.

  • Former teacher enters guilty plea

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A former substitute teacher at Bullitt Central High School could serve up to five years in prison.

  • BBB Hot Topics: January 2015

     See the latest scams and bad business in BBB’s January 2015 Hot Topics

    1.    BBB is calling the IRS scams an “epidemic.” A BBB employee received a call from someone representing themselves as the IRS, saying they have been trying to reach her, and that this is her final notice before a lawsuit is filed. The scammer wanted payment immediately. 

  • KSP charges man with child pornography

     On January 7, 2015, at approximately 6:30 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by KSP Post 4-Elizabethtown units, arrested Gregory Witte, 54, for charges related to possession and distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

    Witte was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect sharing images of child sexual exploitation online.

  • Your Community Bank merger with First Federal now effective

     NEW ALBANY, IND. - The signs outside of First Federal Savings Bank facilities in Bullitt and other counties have been changed.

    Community Bank Shares of Indiana, Inc., the holding company for Your Community Bank and Scott County State Bank, has announced that is had successfully completed the acquisition of First Financial Service Corp.

  • Southeast board takes accountability actions

     CLERMONT - David Blakeman said it was very important to make sure the taxpayers know where their money is being spent.

    As interim chairman of the Southeast Bullitt Fire Board of Trustees, Blakeman has that as his mission.

    At a special meeting Friday, the board took several steps to get control over something they didn’t have before -- the finances of the Southeast Bullitt Fire and Rescue Department.

  • Governor outlines top 2014 accomplishments

     FRANKFORT - This year, Kentucky smashed records for business investment, created nearly 15,000 new jobs, enrolled more than half a million Kentuckians into affordable health care, slashed costs on critical transportation projects, and invested more money into K-12 education than ever before.

    These are among the Top 10 accomplishments of 2014 announced by Gov. Steve Beshear.

  • Extracurricular programs do help the kids

     A comprehensive review of existing scientific research into the effect of extracurricular on student outcomes was published in Developmental Review in 2012.  

    It reviewed 52 studies published in the previous five years.  There are two things you need to know about academic research. 

    One is that it is hard to explain because there are so many different things or combination of things that could explain a certain outcome.