Today's News

  • MW will not hike insurance take

    MOUNT WASHINGTON -- County officials can breathe a sigh of relief.

  • Dickson believes past work as police officer will help as constable

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Donnie Dickson has worked as a police officer.

  • Bullitt County Teacher of the Year: Elementary

    LEBANON JUNCTION--Teaching wasn’t always Mike DiEnno’s first choice but it has been for the last 14 years now.

    He was recently chosen as the Elementary School Teacher of the Year.

    “I was very honored to hear that I was chosen,” said the Clermont resident. “I feel like in my life in recent years God has blessed me very much and this award I see as no exception.”

  • City files suit over coverage for fire truck

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The delay in repairing a firetruck led to the City of Shepherdsville filing a lawsuit.

    City attorney Joe Wantland informed the city council that a suit was filed against Ryder Trucking, its driver and its insurance company if regards to an accident on Interstate 65 that damaged a Shepherdsville Fire truck.

    SFD chief Layne Troutman previously reported that the damaged Seagrave truck was transported to a garage in Wisconsin for necessary repairs.

  • DAYLIGHT SAVINGS: Spring forward one hour

     This weekend is Daylight Savings Time, meaning the clocks will jump ahead one hour.

    The official change takes place at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Mar. 9, which will become 3 a.m.

    The Kentucky State Fire Marshal is reminding Kentuckians to change the batteries in each of your home’s smoke alarms when you spring your clocks forward this weekend to daylight saving time.

  • Injuries take a bite out of Lady Cougar's plans

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – The Bullitt Central Lady Cougars opened the Sixth Region Tournament short-handed on Tuesday and it showed in the first half against Holy Cross.

  • Third quarter woes sink Lady Chargers

     LOUISVILLE – Perhaps the Bullitt East Lady Chargers just shouldn’t play the third quarter in post-season games.

  • Brooks family one of county’s earliest settlers

      The Brooks family was a distinguished family in the history of Bullitt County.  The Brooks ancestors came from Ireland.  After 1690, some of the family immigrated to America.

    Joseph Brooks was born in 1755 in Chester, Pennsylvania.  Joseph had a twin brother who was David Brooks.  Joseph Brooks married Nancy Boice in Pennsylvania.  Nancy was born in Ireland and came to America when she was 21 years old.

  • Snow removal heats up Fox Chase meeting

     FOX CHASE - Love was in the air as the city of Fox Chase hosted a special Valentine’s Day gathering prior to its February business meeting.

    The love affair ended abruptly after the opening Pledge of Allegiance, when the city council could not agree on the minutes from the previous meeting.

    The disagreement pertained to the wording of the minutes in reference to comments made by council member David Selby in regards to snow removal agreement with Jason Denner.

  • Hebron students earn high marks at KMEA Solo, Ensemble band fest

     HEBRON ESTATES - Band students from Hebron Middle participated in the KMEA Solo and Ensemble Festival at East Oldham Middle School on Saturday, Feb. 22.

    The following students were recognized with distinguished ratings:

    *Elizabeth Hines

    *Tyler Self

    *Maiyuki Druen

    *Emily Grau

    *Abigail Mackin

    *Katie VanderEspt

    The following students earned Proficient ratings:

    *Abey Hicks

    *Amber Gore