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Today's News

  • NB gets past Southern 3-2; BE rolls

     HEBRON ESTATES - Election Day might have had a light turnout at the polls, but it was all hands on deck for the two semi-final games of the 24th District Baseball Tournament at North Bullitt.
     The key game was the second one as second-seeded Southern squared off with third-seeded North Bullitt. While both teams had lost to Bullitt East during the regular season, Southern had the higher seed in this meeting due to a 12-7 win over the Eagles during the regular season.

  • Regional baseball, softball get an early start Monday

     LOUISVILLE - With high temperatures in the forecast for Monday, officials in Jefferson County reworked the schedules for Monday's Sixth and Seventh Region softball and baseball tournaments, meaning that games will start as early as 9 a.m. on Memorial Day.

  • Lady Chargers win perfect pitchers' duel 2-0

     HEBRON ESTATES - An anticipated pitchers' duel lived up to all the expectations and more on Wednesday as Bullitt East and Bullitt Central squared for the second straight year in the championship game of the 24th District Softball Tournament.
     In the end, it was Bullitt East senior Jamie Lutes who got the shut-out as the Lady Chargers scrapped out a 2-0 victory over their county rivals. Lutes gave up on three hits and Bullitt Central had only one runner reach third base in the game.

  • Make it nine straight baseball titles for East

     HEBRON ESTATES - It's hard to believe that a team that has a 32-6 record and has recent experience playing in the state tournament would be flying under the radar.
     But that could be the case for the Bullitt East Chargers.
     And that's exactly the way head coach Jeff Bowles likes it.
     Bullitt East defeated the host North Bullitt Eagles 10-2 on Wednesday to earn the school's ninth straight District 24 baseball title. Both teams will advance to the Sixth Region tournament, starting Monday at St. Xavier High School.

  • ROADWORK: Week of May 28

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of May 28: 

    Bullitt County:

    Routine maintenance 

    Jefferson County:

  • Showtime cars can sell, fix up vehicles for buyers

            MOUNT WASHINGTON - Whether you’re in need of automotive care or a new ride, Showtime Cars has it all.
        Located at 8206 Highway 44 East in Mount Washington, Showtime Cars opened its doors in January.
        As owner Darrell Harrod said, you’d be hard pressed to find another automotive care center quite like it.
        What sets Showtime apart from its competitors is the vast array of services they offer.

  • HAPPY TRAILS...Free admission Saturday at Bernheim Forest

        CLERMONT - Celebrate National Trails Day at Bernheim on Saturday, June 2.            

        The first Saturday of every June is designated as National Trails Day in the United States. On this day every year more than a million hikers, walkers and others take part in thousands of events nationwide in celebration of America’s trails.             

  • Salt River Lodge awards scholarships

        Mount Washington’s Salt River Lodge 180 F&AM recently recognized three outstanding Bullitt East High School graduates during a special ceremony held at the Masonic lodge.
        During the ceremony, McKinze Vowels, 17, Brandon Crisp, 18, and Amanda Therrian, 17, were announced the 2012 recipients of the Walter Thomas Knapp Memorial Scholarship.
        Each received a commemorative plaque and a $500 scholarship to be applied toward the college they will be attending this fall.

  • Moi Soi looks for bright future as newest area restaurant

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Just in time for the warm weather, a new Mexican restaurant has opened in Shepherdsville.
        What’s better than margaritas and guacamole in the summer time?
        Moi Soi, which directly translates to “My Sun,” is located at 142 Buffalo Run Road. It is owned and operated by Margarita Mongoya, her brother, Euriel Mongoya, and her sister-in-law, Janet Mongoya.
        hey also have a main chef to help Euriel prepare the food.

  • MW gets aggressive with collecting past due bills

        MOUNT WASHINGTON - The city of Mount Washington is stepping up its efforts to recover delinquent tax bills and city officials have made it clear there will be no exceptions.
        During the last regular meeting of the Mount Washington City Council, city officials considered a business’s request to have penalties and interest on an outstanding city tax bill waived.