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Today's News

  • Lebanon Junction looks to get better water flow to some areas

    LEBANON JUNCTION - The Lebanon Junction City Council recently took action that may result in better water service to several residences and Lebanon Junction Elementary School.

    Council members voted unanimously to accept a contract with Louisville Water Company that will give the water supplier the go-ahead to connect their line at Collings Hill Road with the city's line on Highway 61.

  • Give a life changing gift...The gift of financial peace

    Because of the hard times we now live in and the financial stress many of us face, your Bullitt County Cooperative Extension Office is offering the 13 week easy-to-follow Financial Peace University course from January 16th through April 2nd.

    It will help you gain Financial Peace! Don’t wait any longer to: Get Control of Your Money, Tell Your Money What to Do, Stop Struggling to Make Ends Meet, and Change Your Family’s Future!

  • Guide to gift card giving: BBB advice for purchasing valuable gift cards

    The holiday shopping season is in full swing! For those of you looking to give gift cards to family and friends this year, BBB is recommending that you do your research before purchasing a gift card.

  • Lloyd House museum to be shown off on Dec. 11

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - After spending more than a year renovating the historic Lloyd House on Old Bardstown Road, the Mount Washington Historical Society will enjoy the fruits of their labor during a much anticipated open house this weekend.


    Everyone's invited to see the refurbished nineteenth century home and museum in its holiday splendor during the historical society's Old Tyme Christmas Open House on Sunday.

  • Bullitt County Farm Bureau earns state honors

    LOUISVILLE - Bullitt County Farm Bureau was honored as one of the five winners in the 2011 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) County Activities of Excellence program. All five recipients of the award were recognized during the December 1 general session of KFB’s annual meeting in Louisville.

  • 480 ramp to get new lane

        CEDAR GROVE - Motorists sitting on southbound Interstate 65 at the Cedar Grove exit are often caught in a very dangerous situation.
        With no where to get off the interstate as they wait to turn onto Highway 480, motorists probably spend a lot of time looking into their rear-view mirrors - hoping that a speeding vehicle doesn't come up too quickly with no time to stop.
        That situation should change by the end of the month.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Dec.5

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

    Bullitt County:

    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.

    Jefferson County:

  • We love a parade

     Liberty Tax Service again sponsored the Christmas Parade in Shepherdsville on Friday night.

    Over three dozen units were lit up as they marched down Buckman Street.

  • BBB Hot Topics: December 2011

     Check out the latest scams and bad business in BBB's December 2011 Hot Topics!

    1.    Delivery Scams – If you receive an email from what appears to be UPS Shipments that states “your package has arrived,” and it asks you to click on a link, delete it! This is a typical phishing scam. Other emails ask you to download a form, which ends up containing a virus. Similar emails can come from “Fed Ex.”

  • BBB Warns Homeowners: Changes to Mortgage Rules Bring Out Scammers

     Starting today, some homeowners who are “under water” with their mortgages can refinance under the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP), but the BBB is warning consumers that banks and mortgage companies aren’t the only ones gearing up for the rush of applications. Whenever there is a new or updated government program that may be confusing, scammers come out of the woodwork!There are already hundreds of websites claiming to be able to help homeowners through the HARP process, but many of them are scams.