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Today's News

  • Chargers win The War on the field, not on paper

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - The War is in the history books for another year and just what did we learn from Bullitt East’s 36-25 victory?

    First and foremost we learned what we have been told since we old enough to point to a television set while the game was in progress and what coaches have preached, but probably didn’t always believe themselves - that in big rivalry games like The War, you can throw out the records and what all the fans think will happen. In these battles emotion plays an extra big role.

  • Second Sunday offers local physical activities

    Bullitt County residents can once again take part in the statewide event offering physical activities for people of all ages scheduled for Sunday, October 10. On that day, from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m., three locations will offer the communities and the county a safe and enjoyable location to share in walking, running, bicycling, walking your pet, line dancing, skating or other forms of exercise.  Opportunities to become involved in classes, programs, and competitions and visit information booths will be offered throughout the day.

  • Suit filed after death of jail inmate

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - A lawsuit seeking undisclosed damages has been filed in Bullitt Circuit Court against the jailer, several employees and the agency that provides health care in the jail.

    The lawsuit, filed by Debra Belcher on Sept. 15, revolves around the death of Melissa Czaja.

    Belcher’s daughter was an inmate at the Bullitt County Detention Center from July 26 through Aug. 3. She was picked up for a warrant on an overdue $34 fine.

  • BULLITT COUNTY ROADWORK: Week of Oct. 4

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Highway District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled in Bullitt County for the week of October 4:

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    Bullitt County:

    KY 1442 (Ridge Road): Lane closures and delays possible the entire length of the roadway for resurfacing.

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    Jefferson County:

  • Brooks stream walk Saturday in north Bullitt County area

        Brooks Run is described by the Kentucky Division of Water as a stream with impaired uses due to low water quality.  Each of the five (5) northern Bullitt County Phase II cities is located at least partially within the Brooks Run Watershed.      The main channel passes through Fox Chase and Pioneer Village and primary tributaries flow from or through Hillview, Hunters Hollow and Hebron Estates.

  • Smoking talks has brought out many opinions

        With three forums down and another to go, those advocating a smoking ban in public places in Bullitt County has heard a lot of opinions.

        Some are supportive of the ban in places such as restaurants and bars.

        Others aren’t quite as supportive.

        The final forum will be on Nov. 4 at the Bullitt County Health Department.

        The key is to get your voices out - no matter your side of the argument.

  • COYLE'S CORNER
  • Jobs fair to be held in Shepherdsville in search of seasonal workers

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - With over 300 employees already working for GSI Commerce in the Cedar Grove Business Park, another 400 seasonal workers are being sought.

        A job fair will be held on Saturday in a continuing effort to find workers for the busy holiday season.

        The company recently held a meeting of local agencies which might have employees who are looking for work.

  • County's top vocalists to be selected

    LEBANON JUNCTION - Back by popular demand, the Bullitt County Arts Council’s Bullitt County Vocalist of the Year Contest has returned.

    On Saturday, some of the best singers in the county will have the opportunity to show off their vocal talents at this year’s Old Fashion Days Festival.

    This marks the first year the competition finals will be held in Lebanon Junction.

    Arts Council member and vocal coach Judy Nevitt, who organizes the annual event, said she was thrilled to have the 2010 contest finals in Lebanon Junction.

  • Girls' and boys' golf regionals set for Monday & Tuesday

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - North Bullitt capped off the best golf season in the school’s history on Wednesday by winning the championship trophy of the Two-County Cup Tournament at Heritage Hill Golf Course.