Today's News

  • Scholastic 3-D Archery taking aim at Bullitt County

    A new, statewide archery program is giving students the chance to aim higher, not only with their bow and arrow, but in their education, too.

    Scholastic 3-D Archery is an outdoor archery program in its first year in Kentucky and regional coordinator Tom Chamberlain said Bullitt County does not yet have 3-D archery in any of its schools.

  • Good Samaritan returns lost money to Brooks woman

    Memorial Day weekend was supposed to be just another weekend for Brooks residents Desirae Charlet and her mom, Cindy P’Pool.

    However, when the two went out to yard sales on Saturday, May 25, they experienced a mishap they never had before.

    Before going out, Charlet and P’Pool stopped at First Federal in Shepherdsville to get money from the ATM, Charlet said.

  • Fox Chase will start new fiscal year in good financial condition

     FOX CHASE - The City of Fox Chase remains in good shape financially as the council approved its projected budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year beginning July 1.

  • Hotel earns TripAdvisors recognition

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Best Western Plus South announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. 

  • Annual report on Social Security out

     The Social Security Board of Trustees  released its annual report on the long-term financial status of the Social Security Trust Funds.  The combined assets of the Old-Age and Survivors Insurance, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) Trust Funds are projected to become depleted in 2033, unchanged from last year, with 77 percent of benefits still payable at that time.  The DI Trust Fund will become depleted in 2016, also unchanged from last year’s estimate, with 80 percent of benefits still payable.

  • School district honors retiring employees at reception

     The Bullitt County Public School System and the Bullitt County Retired Teachers Association recently honored retiring employees.

  • Constable enters guilty plea

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – Just hours after resigning from office, Clifton Joel Hudson entered guilty pleas in Bullitt Circuit Court to a pair of drug-related indictments.

         Hudson, 43, entered a guilty plea to one count of trafficking in a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance (heroin) and possession of drug paraphernalia.

         This was a result of a May 28 buy with a confidential informant at his Mount Washington home.

  • HOSPITALITY - Everyone’s responsibility

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – It was a two-hour workshop filled with lots of questions.

  • Bullitt Central seniors prove they can Close the Deal

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Being one of only three Kentucky high schools selected as a Close the Deal site definitely had advantages for Bullitt Central graduating seniors.

  • Constable resigns after drug-related charges

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – On Tuesday morning, a thin and pale Clifton Joel Hudson appeared in Bullitt District Court for a probable cause hearing on his latest drug-related charge.

         By 7 p.m. last night, Hudson had tendered his resignation as constable of the Second District.

         Hudson’s second case in the past year on drug-related charges will now be in the hands of the Bullitt County Grand Jury.