Today's News

  • College and Career Ready at Maryville Elementary

     From elected officials to medical nurses, students at Maryville Elementary had an opportunity Friday to get some insight on to possible career choices.

    Pioneer Village Police chief D.J. Reynolds tells students about his profession.

    Representives from UPS let students wear brown shirts and showed scale-model delivery trucks.

    See more photos by Stephen Thomas in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.

  • Zoneton band has great year

     Our band at Zoneton Middle School has experienced yet another great year.

    In the summer of 2012 ten band students from our school were selected to go to the Summer Middle School Wind Band Institute at the University of Louisville.

    In late September, ZMS Advanced Band put on a show at Paroquet Springs, which drew quite a crowd. This performance by our band had two pop selections along with a contemporary piece.

  • BBB Tips on Spring Home Remodeling Scams

      Spring has sprung! BBB is warning homeowners to be on the lookout for home improvement scams.

    This is the time of year when less-than-reputable or unqualified contractors come into town promising a variety of services at cut-rate prices. They may show up at your door, advertise in local papers, or deliver fliers to your home.

    There are thousands of reputable contractors who will deliver quality work, on time and within budget. Here are some tips from the BBB on how consumers can avoid costly mistakes and scams:

  • Central rallies from early hole to beat NB 6-4

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – After the first thee weeks of the high school softball season, the Bullitt Central Lady Cougars had played just two games.

  • ‘Big hits’ allow Lady Chargers two more wins

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – After a whirlwind start to the season, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers got a little time off last week so that the girls could take part in the school’s senior prom over the weekend.

  • Bank helps Sunrise Children’s efforts

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Helping abused and neglected children is as easy as taking pennies to the bank.

    During April, which is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month, all Republic Bank banking centers in Kentucky are collecting miles of pennies to help the thousands of children served by Sunrise Children’s Services.

  • Under proper conditions, time right to look at new personnel

     For years, maybe decades, this newspaper has opined that there is a need for a planner in Bullitt County.

  • 2012-13 All-Bullitt County Basketball Teams

     Here are the All-Bullitt County Basketball Teams for the 2012-13 season:


    **Player of the Year** Rusty Troutman - SR. - Bullitt East

    Derek Willis - SR. - Bullitt East

    Trey Rakes - SR. - Bullitt East

    Elliott Young - SR. - Bullitt East

    Jared George - JR. - North Bullitt

    Zack Humphrey - JR. - Bullitt Central

    Honorable Mention - Lucas Johnson, SR., North Bullitt; Zac Lamkin, SR., North Bullitt; Brett Bourland, JR., Bullitt Central.

  • Chargers (15-0) now one of two unbeaten teams

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – And then there were two.

  • North learns to play with pain

     HEBRON ESTATES – In a week with mixed results, North Bullitt baseball skipper Brian Wise confirmed one thing – if your pitchers don’t walk batters and if your fielders play good defense, good things can happen.