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Today's News

  • Bullitt County Player of the Year

     Bullitt Central senior Cameron Dukes was recently named the Bullitt County Player of the Year by Schmid Funeral Home, The Award Center and The Pioneer News.

    Bullitt Central principal James Beavers was at the award presentation along with Tim Gonterman and Mark Schmid of Schmid Funeral Home.

  • Shepherdsville woman guilty of stealing $243,000 from employer

     LOUISVILLE, KY – United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr. announced the guilty plea of Kathleen Marie Farias to charges related to the theft of over $243,000 from her Bullitt County employer, before Judge Greg Stivers in U.S. District Court.

  • Area Technology Center unveiling lot of changes

     The Bullitt County Area Technology Center (ATC) is experiencing a renaissance of reinvigorating existing programs and launching new initiatives.

    First year Academic Principal Angela Binkley spoke about the changes during the December District Assembly meeting with an audience gathered inside the Crossroads Elementary School media center.

  • Giving It Back

     Ms. Verna and Ms. Marlene were recipients of the December Second Wind Dream at Elmcroft Senior Living  in Mount Washington.

    Each month, a resident or two at the facility are awarded the “dream”. Some simply ask for family memberts to visit, while others may go out for a movie and a dinner.

    The December recipients decided to take a shopping trip and then went out to eat.

    But instead of shopping for themselves, they did shopping for two children who are part of the Mount Washington Peoples Bank Angel Tree program.

  • Middle, high district science fair winners

     Aaron Barr, a freshman and Bullitt Central High School, and Gracelynn Furhman, a seventh grade student at Hebron Middle School, are the First Place winners in the annual Secondary School Science Fair.

    Aaron’s project featured Energy Conservation while Gracelynn focused on Formulating Formulas.

    This is Gracelynn’s second consecutive year to capture the middle school science fair title (a district first). Aaron won second place last year as an eighth grader at Bullitt Lick Middle School.

  • 11 names on GOP Presidential Caucus ballot

     The Republican Party of Kentucky announced that the following 11 presidential candidates filed their declaration of candidacy with the state party by the January 7 deadline to appear on the ballot for the 2016 Kentucky Republican Presidential Caucus: Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina, Mike Huckabee, John Kasich, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, Rick Santorum and Donald Trump.

  • Augustine, Nelson County resident, named to staff position for Sen. Paul’s area office

    BOWLING GREEN -- U.S. Senator Rand Paul has hired Robert Augustine to serve in a newly expanded position on his Kentucky staff dedicated to serving the people of Trimble, Oldham, Henry, Shelby, Bullitt, Spencer, Anderson, Nelson, Washington, Boyle, Marion, and Mercer counties.

  • Lady Eagles win, but still working to increase effort

     HEBRON ESTATES -- During games, North Bullitt head coach David Marion doesn’t get too loud or too emotional.

    However, during the Lady Eagles’ 64-25 blowout against Southern, Marion was not pleased with his team’s effort.

    But the end result was a positive one as the host team easily won in a District 23 showdown.

    Southern got only one lead in game as NaVesha Sheckles got the opening basket.

    Katie Downey’s drive knotted the score at 2-2.

  • BE, NB start Girls’ LIT play

     LOUISVILLE – Seemingly playing at the top of their games and as healthy as they are going to get this season, both the Bullitt East Lady Chargers and the North Bullitt Lady Eagles appear ready for this week’s Republic Bank/Coca-Cola Girls’ Louisville Invitational Tournament that will start on Tuesday at Bellarmine University’s Knight’s Hall.

    Unfortunately, both teams lost some valuable practice time and games over the weekend because of the bad weather.

  • Eagles grab a key district win over Southern

     HEBRON ESTATES -- Even when you have an offense that likes to shoot the ball, there are times when defense wins games.

    For the North Bullitt Eagles, it has been a magical season on both ends of the court.

    On Tuesday, in a major district clash against the Southern Trojans, stiff defense and a patient offense were the key to a 78-66 victory.

    The win puts North Bullitt in control of its own destiny in its goal to be the top seed in the 23rd District.