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  • BULLITT COUNTY FAIR: Saturday's featured events

    BULLITT COUNTY FAIR EVENTS: Saturday, June 19

    9:30 a.m. - Baby Contest for Boys and Girls 0-6 months.

    10:15 a.m. - Baby Contest for Boys and Girls 7-12 months.

    11:00 a.m. - Baby Contest for Boys and Girls 13-17 months.

    11:15 a.m. - Pedal Tractor Pull

    11:45 a.m. - Baby Contest for Boys and Girls 18-24 months.

    11:45 a.m. - Nail Driving Contest

    1-2:30 p.m. - How to Grow an Organic Home Vegetable Garden presented by Jeneen Wiche

    2:00 p.m. - Tiny Tots Pageant

  • BULLITT COUNTY FAIR: Friday's featured events

    BULLITT COUNTY FAIR EVENTS: Friday, June 18

    6:00 - Pork Chop Sales

    7:00 - Open Western Horse Show contest sponsored by The Peoples Bank of Bullitt County

    7:00 - Princess Pageant

    7:30 - Derby King Demo Derby (Also the Roll Over Contest, Power Puff Derby, Pretty Car Contest and the first annual Tire Burnout Contest.

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  • BULLITT COUNTY FAIR: Thursday's featured events

    BULLITT COUNTY FAIR EVENTS: Thursday, June 17

    5:00 - Beef Cattle Show presented by the Bullitt County Cooperative Extension Service and the Bullitt Central Future Farmers of America.

    6:30 - Backseat Driving Contest at the Horseshow Ring. $50 prize to the winning couple; $25 for 2nd.

    7:00 - Little Miss Bullitt County Pageant

    7:00 - ATV & Motorcycle Dirt Drag presented by B&M Motorsports. Entry fee $10 with 80 per cent payback.

    7:30 - Little Mister Bullitt County

  • BULLITT COUNTY ROADWORK: Week of June 7

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Highway District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled in Bullitt County for the week of June 7:

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    Bullitt County:

    KY 1494 (Beech Grove Road): Roadway is closed at the bridge over Long Lick Creek (mile point 5.5) for bridge replacement. Motorists should detour the area via KY 61.

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    Jefferson County:

  • BULLITT COUNTY FAIR: Wednesday's featured events

    BULLITT COUNTY FAIR EVENTS: Wednesday, June 16

    6:00 - Watermelon Eating Contest, judged based on time and quality consumed. $10 first prize; $5 for 2nd; $3 for 3rd.

    7:00 - Chocolate Dessert or Treat Contest sponsored by Slow Poke Farm. Entry time is 6:30. $50 first prize; $30 for 2nd; $25 for 3rd.

    7:00 - 2010 Teen Miss Bullitt County Fair Pageant

  • BULLITT COUNTY FAIR: Winchell wins pageant

        Dana Winchell was selected as the 2010 Miss Bullitt County Fair Monday night.

        Winchell, 21, is the daughter of Melissa and Todd Winchell.

        She currently attends Indiana University Southeast in New Albany.

        See Wednesday's edition of The Pioneer News and www.pioneernews.net for the full story.

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    BULLITT COUNTY FAIR EVENTS: Tuesday, June 15

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  • Toppers on Tour stops in Shepherdsville

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Western Kentucky University’s Toppers on Tour will make a stop in Bullitt County on Monday, June 14.

        WKU fans are invited to come out to Heritage Hills Golf Club off Cedar Grove Road at 6:30 p.m. to meet head coaches and athletic department personnel.

  • BBB Advises Public on Checks Received from the FTC

        Late last month, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) began mailing more than 34,000 checks to consumers who lost money in cross-border fraud schemes involving payments made via wire through MoneyGram International, Inc.

  • BE girls finish with six points at regional tennis

        FRANKFORT - The Girls’ Eighth Region Tennis Tournament was a little shorter than Bullitt East head coach Britney Orme and top singles player Makaela Knight had hoped.

        Knight, who had advanced to the Kentucky State Tennis Tournament last season and had gone undefeated against Eighth Region foes this season was shocked in the event’s quarter-finals when she lost 6-4, 6-4 to Anderson County’s Kristen Hamrick, a player she had beaten easily during the regular season. Hamrick came into the event with the number seven-seed.