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Today's News

  • Career Day has musical tone at MES

     PIONEER VILLAGE - Career Day was a good recruiting tool to bring in a musical entertainer interested in recruiting for the military.

    Sgt. 1st Class Jamie Buckley, assistant recruiting center commander at the U.S. Army center at Jefferson Mall, was invited by Maryville Elementary to speak with students at a Career Day about military jobs.

    Buckley did more than talk: The musician gave every Maryville student a copy of his new Country music album, compliments of the Army recruiting office.

  • LIHEAP program to end Dec. 19

     SHEPHERDSVILLE- Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency, Inc. began the “Subsidy” portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) that provides heating assistance to eligible households on November 12th, 2013.  The significant cost of energy to heat homes leaves many households unable to fully meet heating bills or purchase sufficient bulk fuel to keep their families safe and warm. Your local Community Action Partnership (CAP) stands ready to help! 

  • Law enforcement agencies to participate in annual program to get drunk drivers off roads

     FRANKFORT– This holiday season, Kentucky law enforcement will be cracking down on drunken drivers throughout the state during the aggressive Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement campaign. The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS), in partnership with Louisville Metro Police Department, kicked off the campaign, which runs through Jan. 1, 2014, at a press conference today at Saints Pizza and Pub in Louisville.

  • Butler shuts down BE scorers in second half

     SHIVLEY – Despite finishing the first half on a 13-3 run to take the lead, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers could not continue that performance in the second half on Tuesday, dropping a 78-65 decision to Butler in a game of young and talented teams.

         In the pre-season, the Sixth Region coaches tabbed Butler as the favorite with Bullitt East second. The state coaches ranked Butler seventh in the state while the Lady Chargers stood 22nd.

  • Cougars collect huge win over Southern

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – As December games go, the Bullitt Central Cougars couldn’t have picked up a more important win on Wednesday when they rolled past Southern 61-42.

         The win was the first for the Cougars over Southern since the two schools shifted to the 23rd District. In each of the past two seasons, Bullitt Central has had to play the ‘feed-in’ game in the district tournament (beating Evangel twice) and then taking on the number one seed in the semi-finals.

  • SPD seek help in theft investigation

     The Shepherdsville Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in identifying the person or persons involved in a theft from 398 Sparrow Drive on November 30th, 2013.

    The suspect(s) drive onto the lot of Nu-Ways Rentals in a two-tone SUV equipped with a brush guard and removed a pull-behind wood chipper.  

    Anyone with any information concerning this crime is asked to contact the Shepherdsville Police Department at 502-921-1000, or the anonymous tip line at 502-215-1588.

  • Chargers pull away from late Butler rally

     SHIVLEY – The Bullitt East Chargers had opened the season with three consecutive wins, but the questions persisted about the level of competition

         That all changed on Wednesday, as the red and gold traveled to Dixie Highway for a showdown with Sixth Region rival Butler. Questions answered. Bullitt East put together another strong performance, pulling away late to beat the Bears 66-54.

  • Scoring down, but Lady Eagles are still winning

     HEBRON ESTATES – After not playing the previous weekend because of bad weather, the North Bullitt Lady Eagles almost lost another game on Tuesday of last week when school was called off again.

         However, this time conditions improved enough in the afternoon that Oldham County opted to make the trip to Bullitt County for a game. It turned out to wrk in North Bullitt’s favor as the green and gold hung on to claim a 63-61 victory.

  • Lackas appears in court

     HILLVIEW -- A man who moved to Florida after being indicted for his alleged role in the death of another man has been returned to Bullitt County.

  • Sprinkles finds delicious spot for business

     MOUNT WASHINGTON- The community recently got a sweet addition to its business district. Sweet Sprinkles Bakery opened up shop at 435 North Bardstown Road Suite 2.

    The owner, Malinda Polly, said she has always loved to bake, but spent about 17 years in the medical field before she pursued it as a career.

    “This what I really want to do, this makes me happy,” she said.