Today's News

  • BE girls advance over NB

     BARDSTOWN - Rallying from an early deficit with five goals over the last 50 minutes of play, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers advanced on Monday to the semi-finals of the Girls’ Ninth District Soccer Tournament with a 5-1 victory over North Bullitt.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Oct. 10

     The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of Oct. 10:

    Bullitt County:

    KY 61:  Lane closures and delays possible between Ball Park Road and KY 251 (mile points 2.0 and 7.4) due to roadway resurfacing.

    KY 480 (Cedar Grove Road):  Construction delays possible between Interstate 65 and Cedar Grove Elementary School (mile points 1.0 and 2.0) due to roadway widening.

  • New system of accountability

    If we had a normal class of children where 87% of the students are making a failing grade, I would wonder if the problem was with the person presenting the material.
    You may notice I didn’t say teacher, because in order to really be a teacher, a student has to learn what it is that the teacher is supposed to have taught.
    We don’t have this problem because we have solid, sensible, caring teachers who will do what it takes to make sure students understand what they need to understand to progress to the next level.

  • BE downs BC 7-1; Now time for the post-season

                MOUNT WASHINGTON - With only ten days remaining in the regular season for girls' soccer, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers had a 7-9 record. That mark included a seven-game winning streak and an eight-game losing streak.

  • Pretty doesn't count as North defuses Rockets

                HEBRON ESTATES - It may have been the biggest play of the game but it will never make the box score.

                And, in fact, most of the North Bullitt fans may have gone home happy Friday night with a 14-13 victory -- forgetting what happened with 8:12 left in the second quarter.

  • The War was all of that and more

                MOUNT WASHINGTON - In a grand example of why it is called The War, Bullitt East and Bullitt Central went nose-to-nose on Friday night in a classic intra-county contest that wasn't decided until 13 seconds remained.

  • Hunters Hollow looking to keep city clean, well drained

                HUNTERS HOLLOW - Members of the Hunters Hollow City Commission are determined to keep the city as clean and safe as possible.

                At the commission's September meeting, ongoing concerns in regards to recent area ditchwork, along with what the council feels is a potential pollution hazard, were addressed.

  • ColorFest: Bernheim hosts annual fall fun for all this weekend

    CLERMONT – The leaves are beginning to change and that can mean only one thing—fall is here.

    This weekend Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest will celebrate the season with an annual event that has become synonymous with the spectacle of nature’s changing colors.

    The 16th annual ColorFest will return to Bernheim this Saturday and Sunday and everyone’s invited.

    The festivities will take place Saturday, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon until five.

  • Resident works to find money for others

                CEDAR GROVE - If you had money coming to you and didn't know it, how would even begin to find it?

                That's a question Cedar Grove resident Ruby Smith hopes to help you answer.

  • Accident victim must wait until power cut off to community

                MOUNT WASHINGTON - A Mount Washington woman walked away from an overturned vehicle unharmed Thursday after her car crashed into a utility pole.

                Mount Washington police and fire units, the Bullitt County Sheriff's Department and Bullitt County EMS responded to the scene on Meadowview Drive near Old Bardstown Road at 1:15 p.m.