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Today's News

  • East rolls to 4-0 soccer win; BC falls

     LOUISVILLE – The Bullitt East Lady Chargers got the preliminary match out of the way on Monday in the Girls’ Sixth Region Soccer Tournament, setting up some bigger matches later in the week.

    Playing at Holy Cross for the second straight year in the first-round of the regional tournament, Bullitt East jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first half and then coasted to a 4-0 win.

  • Local man charged in latest bomb threat

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Just hours after a threat cleared the Bullitt County Courthouse, the judicial facility and surrounding buildings, a man has been charged.

    The Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office has charged Robert Pronovost, 30, with allegedly making a bomb threat on Monday afternoon.

    According to Lt. Mike Murdoch, spokesperson for the Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office, a bomb threat was called into Central Dispatch Monday.

    The threat stated there were explosive devices around the courthouse and the sheriff’s office.

  • Bullitt boys soccer teams out quickly at districts

    HEBRON ESTATES -- It was anything but a good week for local fans of the three boys' soccer teams.

  • Bullitt County schools participating in safe driving campaign

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - With the community's assistance, two local high schools could earn a substantial amount of money while promoting safe driving.

    State Farm Insurance is hosting its national Celebrate My Drive campaign, a celebration of teen driving safety. The event is being held during National Teen Driver Safety Week, Oct. 18-26.

    The Bullitt Central and North Bullitt High School Youth Service Centers have both registered for an online voting competition, with the national winner earning $100,000 and a visit from musician Kelly Clarkson.

  • North Bullitt girls' soccer wins

    HIGHVIEW -- As the defending district champions, the North Bullitt Lady Eagles had an expectation to repeat as winners of the 23rd District soccer title in 2013.

  • Retired Teachers Week observed

     You may not know this, but the week of October 21 through 27 has been designated Retired Teachers Week.  Never heard of it?  That’s possible since this is only the second year time has been set aside to recognize the continuing contributions of retired educators.  However, given the already crowded number of weeks, days, and months set aside for some group or cause, why create another?

  • MW to tighten reins on driving city vehicles

     The joy rides on the city dollar have come to a halt in Mount Washington. At Monday night’s city counil meeting, the Mount Washington Police Chief Roy Daugherty asked the council to approving an ammendum to the city vehicle policy.

    He said they’ve been having problems with some officers using their police cars for personal trips out of the county.

    “It could save quite a bit of money in fuel cost,” he said.

  • Lady Eagles go back-to-back in district crowns

     HIGHVIEW -- As the defending district champions, the North Bullitt Lady Eagles had an expectation to repeat as winners of the 23rd District soccer title in 2013.

  • County looking for answers on VINE system

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A critical service provided to those who have been victims of criminal acts may not not always have that service.

  • 25th annual Halloween 200 Sunday at Salem Speedway

     SALEM, Ind. – The ultimate challenge of 200 grueling laps faces drivers from a multi-state area in the 25th annual Smoker Friendly Discount Tobacco Halloween 200 on Sunday, October 27th at Salem Speedway Fueled by the Hoosier Lottery.

    “It’s the most challenging and demanding race of the season at Salem,” said track general manager Richard Deaton.  “It takes a combination of driving ability and good fortune to survive the three plus hours of intense on-track action.”