Today's News

  • TOPS Tells How to Enjoy an Outdoor Winter Workout

     MILWAUKEE, WI – Winter is here, along with the temptation to curl up on the couch with a cup of hot cocoa all season long. Chilly temperatures deter many from exercising outdoors, and while some prefer to head to the gym to keep up their fitness routine, seasonal activities can also offer great full-body workouts, says TOPS Club, Inc.® (Take Off Pounds Sensibly®), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization. Consider the following activities to break out of your routine and stave off winter weight gain.

  • East stays hot, wins Lloyd Memorial event

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – The holiday basketball season was very, very good to the Bullitt East Chargers and the young team capped a strong run by winning the Lloyd Memorial Invitational between the two holidays.

  • Lady Cougars win easily; East picks up one more

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Coming off a disappointing 1-2 record in their only holiday tournament of the season, Bullitt Central Lady Cougars picked up a win on Monday when they traveled to Campbellsville and knocked out the host team 59-28.

  • Local company takes hunting show to airwaves

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - The lights were on for David Dohn, who took advantage with a successful regional television program.

    Dohn is President and co-host of Lights Out Outdoors, a hunting program that airs on and Ion Television.

    Thirteen episodes were recorded for broadcast during Season One. Dohn said the group was preparing episodes for the next season, which will expand regionally on air.

  • Grand jury indicts individuals on drug-related felony allegations

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The following individuals were recently indicted by the Bullitt County Grand Jury on drug-related charges:

  • Gifted and Talented camps expand in Bullitt

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- One of the goals for the current school year was to revamp the gifted and talented program for Bullitt County students.

    That would include placing more time and resources to expanding the offerings for those students who are part of the gifted and talented program.

    Director Sarah Coomer said one of the offerings has been  camps based on various themes.

    The fall camps included fourth and fifth graders with the plan to expand to third graders this year. They will return in February.

  • Klothe-a-Kid

     HILLVIEW--It’s been about four years since former Bullitt County resident Bethany Kennedy had her house burn down right after her family moved to Bardstown. But she’ll always remember it because of the good will that was born from it. She was pregnant and had three children.

  • Jail roof talk just jumping off point

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A discussion on fixing leak issues on the roof at the Bullitt County Detention Center ventured off course.


     Bullitt County Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday, January 7, due to continuous inclement weather conditions.

    Schools were closed on Monday as a result of freezing temperatures and potentially hazardous driving situations.

    With the forecast expected to remain in single digits and wind chills below zero, the Bullitt County Public School Board made the decision early Monday to cancel Tuesday classes as well.


     The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a winter storm watch for Bullitt County beginning at 6 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, through midnight Monday.

    NWS is predicting a period of mixed precipitation Sunday morning with heavier snow in the afternoon.

    The snowfall combined with extremely cold temperatures and gusty winds could result in slick roadways and limited visibility. Wind chills are expected to drop below zero.