Today's News

  • Simple zoning request not so simple after all

     PIONEER VILLAGE – More housing opportunities appear set to be offered in northern Bullitt County.

  • City able to find replacement fire truck

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Shepherdsville City Council is working with the city’s fire department to replace a ladder truck.

    Shepherdsville Fire’s truck was totaled after flipping over during an emergency run on May 27. Three firefighters were involved, with one serious injury reported.

    Fire chief Layne Troutman updated the council on the situation. He said Shepherdsville Police investigated the incident.

    According to Troutman, the firefighter driving the truck was a well-trained veteran who had completed numerous driving courses.

  • Work ready is more important than document

     The county’s work to become work ready certified is important.

  • St. Catharine I - BE’s Jones selects baseball

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – When he entered Bullitt East as a freshman, a lot of people probably thought that Derek Jones’ next stop would be on a college basketball court.

  • Bad track

     There were no injuries documented in a single car accident that happened last Tuesday, June 25 at Highway 61 and 1020.

    According to the accident report, a 65-year-old female was driving north on Highway 61 and lost control of her vehicle.

    The car, which was a 2005 Volkswagen, went off the side of the road and overturned next to the railroad tracks.

    The female was taken to the University of Louisville Hospital as a precaution, the report said.

  • Summer Baseball Camps

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Baseball camps have become a staple on the summer camp circuit as both Bullitt Central and Bullitt East conduct ed camps for elementary and middle school players.

  • Unofficial Results: Touchstone Energy Midwest 150

     Unofficial Results - Touchstone Energy Midwest 150 presented by Focus Eyewear at Salem Speedway, fueled by the Hoosier Lottery, Saturday, June 22, 2013:

    Jegs CRA All-Star Tour

    Fast Qualifier: Chuck Barnes Jr, 16.987

  • Grand jury issues indictments on drug offenses

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- The following individuals have been charged with drug-related offenses by the Bullitt County Grand Jury:

  • BC's Parker heading west for college ball

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Junior college baseball programs in Illinois have suddenly found fertile recruiting grounds here in the heart of Kentucky.

         Recently, Bullitt Central senior Ben Parker signed all the necessary papers to play at Southeastern Illinois Junior College in Harrisburg, Illinois. Parker will join Bullitt Central teammate Cody Powell who had signed with the Falcons earlier. North Bullitt has players presently on coach Jeremy Irlbeck’s team.

  • Despite injury, East's Carter to play in college

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – An injury late in his junior year of high school hampered Bullitt East’s Cameron Carter during his senior season of soccer last fall.

         Still, despite limited playing time for the Chargers as a senior, Carter got the attention of Campbellsville University head coach Adam Preston. The pair saw eye-to-eye on a few things and recently Preston was in Mount Washington to get Carter’s signature to play for the Tigers starting this fall.