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Today's News

  • World Diabetes Day

     Bullitt County Judge/Executive Melanie Roberts proclaimed Monday, Nov. 14, as World Diabetes Day in Bullitt County.

    She was joined by Jessica Craddock, who is the leader of the local efforts as part of the KIPDA Rural Diabetes Coalition.

    The entire month is observed as Diabetes Awareness Month and supporters are encouraged to wear blue each Friday in November.

    The next diabetes coalition meeting will be on Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 1:30 p.m. at the health department. The meeting will include a holiday recipe exchange.

  • Shooting of man under investigation in Lebanon Junction

     LEBANON JUNCTION - A mysterious shooting in Lebanon Junction left a Louisville man hospitalized Monday morning. 

  • 'B' team puts the defensive clamps on MW

        BERNHEIM - Pulling away in the second half, the Eastside Lady Eagles won the 'B' title on Thursday in the Girls Bullitt County Middle School Tournament which was played at Bernheim Middle School.
        The title was just the second ever for the Lady Eagles at this level as they beat the Mount Washington Lady Generals 30-14.
        The Girls' Middle School Basketball Tournament was sponsored by Schmid Funeral Home as well as The Awards Center and The Pioneer News.

  • Nearly identical Eastside teams sweep titles: 'A' team claims first crown

        BERNHEIM - Just call it the Civil War of Bullitt County basketball.
        More so than any high school rivalry or most of the middle school battles, the girls' showdown between Eastside and Mount Washington Middle Schools hits closer to home.

  • No thriller - J'town's Jackson ends NB's season

         HEBRON ESTATES - It was a night of unusual occurrences for the North Bullitt Eagles on Friday evening.

  • Bullitt Central students get lunch freedom, responsibility

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - A little freedom and responsibility is something Bullitt Central hopes their students can taste.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Nov. 14

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of Nov. 14:

    BullittCounty:

    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.

    JeffersonCounty:

  • Out-of-state educators impressed with work done by MW Middle School

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - As a 2010 School to Watch, Mount Washington Middle School is regarded as one of the finest institutions of its kind in Kentucky.

    Hoping to get a glimpse of what has leant to MWMS’s success, educators from across the country visited the school last week while in Louisville for the 2011 National Middle School Association Conference.

    MWMS was among only eight schools in the Louisville area chosen for NMSAC site visits.

  • Belmont Baptist collecting items to make Christmas joy for kids

    LEBANON JUNCTION – With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season fast approaching it’s easy to forget those living in extreme poverty throughout the developing world, but as Rev. Dondie Johnson pointed out; it’s the perfect time to show them you care.

    An associate pastor at Belmont Baptist Church, Johnson serves at Bullitt County relay coordinator for Operation Christmas Child, an international faith-based initiative aimed at giving hope to the world’s poorest children.

  • Hunters Hollow finds the Price is right to fill board vacancy

                HUNTERS HOLLOW - It took a little time but the Hunters Hollow City Commission found a new member to come on down.

                The council approved the addition of city resident Phillip Price as its newest member, joining current members Ronnie Parker, Bonnie Israel and Thomas Cissell.