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Today's News

  • It will be guards galore for NB

     HEBRON ESTATES – If North Bullitt head coach Amber Courtney was working in the NBA then she would be looking to trade some guards for some ‘bigs.’

    But you can’t do that in high school basketball. You have to play with the cards that you are dealt. So, Courtney and her guard-oriented Lady Eagles will go into battle this winter long on back-court talent and experience and short on tall.

    The Lady Eagles don’t have a player over 5-8 this season, which leads Courtney to say that her team will start five guards each and every night.

  • Lady Cougars can’t get any younger - zero seniors

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – High school basketball coaches love to have senior leaders.

    For second-year Bullitt Central girls’ head coach Kyle Roach that is not a luxury he will not have this winter. The leader part he feels he will have, but the Lady Cougar head coach will have no seniors this season.

  • Spend smarter this holiday season

     FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 25, 2013) – Once the Thanksgiving traditions are complete and the family members have recapped all they’re thankful for, many Kentuckians will turn to sale fliers to plan their Black Friday or Cyber Monday attacks on Christmas shopping.

    The Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) would like to remind consumers to spend wisely this holiday season by shopping smarter, saving money and avoiding fraud.

  • Louisville Weekly Gas Price Update and Outlook

     Louisville - Average retail gasoline prices in Louisville have risen 11.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.40/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 644 gas outlets in Louisville. This compares with the national average that has increased 5.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.26/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

  • BBB Tips on Black Friday Shopping

     Have you started planning for Black Friday - that special shopping day after Thanksgiving when you can find all of the “deals?” Remember, all deals are not created equal and the fine print is often the most important thing! Before you head out for the holiday shopping frenzy, BBB offers these tips:

  • Man on run in death case caught

     HILLVIEW -- Donald Lloyd had been a long-time manager of the Preston Village Mobile Home Park in northern Bullitt County.

  • HOLIDAYS...LJ to kick off season this Saturday

     The start of the Christmas season is coming early to Lebanon Junction this year.

    The city will host its annual Christmas in the Park Nov. 30 at dark.

    The evening will start with the lighting of the tree on Main Street and then will process down to the park for more festivities.

    Connie Jackson, a member of the parks committee, said Santa Claus will be at the park along with refreshments for guests.

    This will also be the second year for the Light Up the Park event.

  • Sean Woods makes perfect score on Explore exam

     Sean Woods spent two hours answering 128 questions on the EXPLORE exam.

         His test results place him in rare company. He is one of only two students in the last six years in Bullitt County to achieve a perfect score of 25 in all four subject areas (although many have come close).

         “When taking the test last spring, I knew I was getting a lot of the answers right but I was not sure if it was going to be a perfect score,” Sean said in a recent interview at Mt. Washington Middle School.

  • Mount Washington amends policy on take-home vehicles for workers

     Just as the leaves are changing color this season, the Mount Washington city council elected to make another change to the city vehicle policy at Monday night’s meeting.

    Council member Greg Gentry asked the council to consider offering city employees the option to take home their vehicle for $30 a paycheck every two weeks.

    He explained both police and water eomployees have jobs which sometimes require on-call work and he thought it would be a good for them to have.

  • Big plays sink Chargers' strong performance

     RADCLIFF – Bullitt East’s season back in the sun faded to black on Friday as the red and gold couldn’t overcome a blizzard of big plays in the Class 5-A, Region 2 Championship game, falling to perennial power John Hardin 28-14.

         The Chargers played well enough to win. In fact, Bullitt East had 20 more snaps on offense than the Bulldogs and finished with 35 more yards of total offense, but the road team could not convert big fourth down plays nor stop John Hardin’s speed on the perimeter.