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Today's News

  • Fatal accident on 44E involving utility truck

     SHEPHERDSVILLLE - Police are investigating a collision involving a utility truck resulted in a fatal accident on Highway 44 East Monday morning.

  • Affordable health signups keep lines busy in Kentucky

     FRANKFORT, Ky.(Oct. 4, 2013) More than 16,000 individuals and families in Kentucky are on their way to choosing an affordable health insurance plan. That's how many people have started applications on Kynect, the state's online health benefit exchange, since it launched on Tuesday.

  • Shofner pens her latest book

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Linda Lear Shofner hopes that years shared with Bullitt County families will help draw interest to her new book.

    "Shared Years" is the title of Shofner's newly-published book by AuthorHouse in Northern Kentucky. It is her first published book, and it only took her 40 years to complete it.

    The reason for the length of process was primarily due to Shofner's educational career, 30 years primarily at Cedar Grove Elementary, minus two weeks at Overdale Elementary.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning Oct. 7, 2013

    Pothole patching, sweeping, drain & ditch cleaning, pavement marking, andmaintenance crews may
    work on major interstates in the Louisville Metro area only during non-peak daytime hours and at night.  
    Motorists should watch for roadside maintenance and pavement marking crews on interstates and
    highways throughout the rest of the district on a daily basis.
    Jefferson County:
    Southbound Interstate 65: The exit ramp to St. Catherine Street (Exit 135) will beclosed for continued bridge pier

  • Friday I-65 accident caused rush hour delays

     A two-car accident on southbound Interstate 65 has led to major delays on Friday afternoon.

  • BBB Warns: Don’t Get Tricked Buying Halloween Treats!

     

    Looking to buy or rent a costume for Halloween? You are not alone! According to the National Retail Federation, Halloween spending is expected to reach $6.9 billion this year.

  • Atlanta could be ideal place for fall break

     We just celebrated the unofficial end to summer with Labor Day. 

    It is hard to believe, but next week will be Fall Break.

    Instead of taking the normal weekend trip to a state park or visiting the Smokies again, why not try something new?

    Make Atlanta, Ga., your family Fall Break destination. That’s right Atlanta, Ga., where the leaves are just as pretty and there is just as much for family adventure inside and outside.

  • Lowe’s grant helps Overdale upgrade its playground

     HILLVIEW - Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation has awarded a $5 000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education® grant to Overdale Elementary School in Hillview for renovation of their school playground.

    Overdale Elementary is one of more than 580 schools cross the United States to be awarded a Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant this spring for school improvement projects during the 2012-2013 school year.

    Old wooden mulch was removed, and colorful new rubber mulch was installed in the playground. The project was completed in July 2013.

  • Hebron Estates looks to alleviate school traffic woes

     HEBRON ESTATES - North Bullitt High School drivers will leave school and head home along E. Hebron Lane to Preston Highway, courtesy of the Pioneer Village Police Department.

    PVPD chief D.J. Reynolds discussed traffic issues with the Hebron Estates City Commission at its September business meeting (PVPD is under contract with the city to patrol city streets).

    Reynolds said North Bullitt students were leaving school via E. Hebron, heading eastbound and cutting through the back end of the city, accessing the intersection of Preston and Burkland Blvd.

  • THE GAME: County’s oldest schools to battle for 38th time

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – What a difference two weeks can make.

    At that point in the 2013 football season, Bullitt Central appeared to be a few steps ahead of arch-rival North Bullitt. On a Friday night, North Bullitt was struggling through a 33-0 loss to Oldham County that dropped them to 1-3 while Bullitt Central was sitting at 3-0 waiting for a trip to Paducah the next day.