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Today's News

  • Lloyd House museum to be shown off on Dec. 11

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - After spending more than a year renovating the historic Lloyd House on Old Bardstown Road, the Mount Washington Historical Society will enjoy the fruits of their labor during a much anticipated open house this weekend.


    Everyone's invited to see the refurbished nineteenth century home and museum in its holiday splendor during the historical society's Old Tyme Christmas Open House on Sunday.

  • Bullitt County Farm Bureau earns state honors

    LOUISVILLE - Bullitt County Farm Bureau was honored as one of the five winners in the 2011 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) County Activities of Excellence program. All five recipients of the award were recognized during the December 1 general session of KFB’s annual meeting in Louisville.

  • 480 ramp to get new lane

        CEDAR GROVE - Motorists sitting on southbound Interstate 65 at the Cedar Grove exit are often caught in a very dangerous situation.
        With no where to get off the interstate as they wait to turn onto Highway 480, motorists probably spend a lot of time looking into their rear-view mirrors - hoping that a speeding vehicle doesn't come up too quickly with no time to stop.
        That situation should change by the end of the month.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Dec.5

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

    Bullitt County:

    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.

    Jefferson County:

  • We love a parade

     Liberty Tax Service again sponsored the Christmas Parade in Shepherdsville on Friday night.

    Over three dozen units were lit up as they marched down Buckman Street.

  • BBB Hot Topics: December 2011

     Check out the latest scams and bad business in BBB's December 2011 Hot Topics!

    1.    Delivery Scams – If you receive an email from what appears to be UPS Shipments that states “your package has arrived,” and it asks you to click on a link, delete it! This is a typical phishing scam. Other emails ask you to download a form, which ends up containing a virus. Similar emails can come from “Fed Ex.”

  • BBB Warns Homeowners: Changes to Mortgage Rules Bring Out Scammers

     Starting today, some homeowners who are “under water” with their mortgages can refinance under the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP), but the BBB is warning consumers that banks and mortgage companies aren’t the only ones gearing up for the rush of applications. Whenever there is a new or updated government program that may be confusing, scammers come out of the woodwork!There are already hundreds of websites claiming to be able to help homeowners through the HARP process, but many of them are scams.

  • Recipe of the Day: Celebrate Breakfast with the Crunch of Almonds

     It’s not surprising that breakfast - known as the most important meal of the day - is often skipped thanks in large part to chaotic mornings that leave little time for making nutritious meals. 

  • State’s college savings program among best in U.S.

     FRANKFORT, — A study by savingforcollege.com ranks the Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust (KESPT) as sixth in the nation for one-year investment performance ending Sept. 30, 2011.

  • Plenty of holiday events in Bullitt

     Bullitt County will welcome the holiday season with open arms starting this weekend.