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Today's News

  • COYLE'S CORNER
  • Unexplained fire leaves MW residence charred

        MOUNT WASHINGTON - An unexplained vehicle fire resulted in the total loss of a garage and two vehicles while causing untold damage to the home of Ray and Emma Noah on Lloyd Lane.

        On Friday Mount Washington and Zoneton Fire units responded to 585 Lloyd Lane around 11:27 a.m. after it was reported that one of the vehicles in the home’s attached garage had caught fire, according to Mount Washington Fire Capt. Mike Graves.

  • Vigil points out problems of abuse

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Center for Women and Families Bullitt County branch continues toward its community education goals by hosting a candlelight vigil to commemorate Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

    Fifty participants gathered in the courtyard of the Bullitt County Courthouse to show their respect to the state’s domestic violence victims.

    Founded in 1912 as part of the Louisville YWCA, CWF provides emergency shelter, transitional housing and supportive services to victims of intimate partner abuse or sexual violence.

  • Barbers keep tradition of job alive throughout the county

        SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Fifty years ago, if a man wanted a haircut he went to his local barbershop.

        There he could get a trim or a shave from his trusted barber and spend hours hanging out with the guys, catching up on the news of the day.

        Today, if a man wants a haircut he usually goes to a franchise salon where he can get in and out.

        Though franchise operations now dominate the haircutting scene, the old fashioned barbershop is far from extinct.

  • 2010 North Bullitt Homecoming Parade
  • Second forum gets a bit more captivating

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - A crowd of about 50 people avoided conflicts with local festivals and college football games to listen to the views of a few candidates seeking office on Nov. 2.

        The second in a series of forums was held at the VFW Post in Shepherdsville. And this one had a little more fireworks than the initial gathering.

    Jailer

        Martha Knox boasts her experience of working at the Bullitt County Detention Center. Paul Watkins believes there needs to be a new set of eyes running the jail.

  • High-octane Cougars run past Doss in district race

        LOUISVILLE - It might not have been 48 minutes of perfection, but it was 40 minutes of pretty good football by the Bullitt Central Cougars on Thursday as they overpowered Doss 45-34 in a key Class 5-A district contest.

  • Police continue assault investigation

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Shepherdsville Police continue to investigate a weekend assault incident.

        Capt. Ken Bernardi said units responded to the event on Saturday at a residence in the 2000 block of Old Preston Highway South.

        According to Bernardi, the victim was transported to University of Louisville Hospital and eventually transferred to Norton Hospital. Bernardi said the victim was released on Saturday.

  • Former winners in Halloween 200 at Salem

    FORMER WINNERS FILE ENTRIES FOR SEASON ENDING HALLOWEEN 200 AT SALEM SPEEDWAY

     

        SALEM, IN - Entries are rolling in, including those from four former winners, for the 2010 edition of the Halloween 200 presented by Smoker Friendly Discount Tobacco.

     

        The 22nd annual event, set to take place on Sunday afternoon, October 24th, is the final Salem Speedway race of the season.

     

  • Friday Night - Deja Vu all over again for Central

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - When Bullitt Central dropped down to Class 5-A in 2009, the schedule makers got it right.

        For the second year in a row, the title in District 3 will be on the line on the last night of district play as Bullitt Central heads to Radcliff for a showdown with powerful John Hardin. The Bulldogs, last year’s state runners-up in Class 5-A, are undefeated overall and both teams are 3-0 in district play.