Today's News

  • North Bullitt's Badgett wins state, regional honors for work in stripes

                HEBRON ESTATES - Christopher Badgett knows that a good referee must understand the rules of the game, how the game is played, what calls to make and when to call them in a strong voice.

                "Basically you're controlling the field and this game," he said. "You're in communication with other referees and the coaches."

  • Council expects financial answers tonight

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Tonight, Shepherdsville city officials and residents will hear what they've been waiting for - the financial status of the struggling municipality.
        The Shepherdsville City Council set a special meeting for Monday, Feb. 6. At that time, accountant Tim Hance will have an update on expenses and revenues as they relate to the current budget.

  • Hearing cancelled; zoning sent to city

          SHEPHERDSVILLE - Two of the three attorneys in the proceedings involving a controversial rezoning case agreed.

          And the Bullitt County Joint Planning Commission went with the findings of the majority.

          Attorneys John Wooldridge and Bruce Simpson may agree on only one issue in the request to rezone over 160 acres from Agricultural to IG General Industrial on Highway 61 at Highway 245.

  • BBB Hot Topics: February 2012

     Check out the latest scams and bad business in BBB’s February 2012 Hot Topics!


    1.    There’s a new twist to the BBB Phishing Scam. Businesses are receiving calls from someone who says they are with the BBB, wanting to help them remove a virus from their computer due to a phishing scam. BBB is NOT making these calls!

  • Police investigate flea market robbery

     SHEPHERDSVILLE  – Shepherdsville Police are investigating a burglary at The Awesome Flea Market.

    Between the hours of 12:00am and 6:00am Sunday January 29th, 2012 at least 2 male subjects entered the Awesome Flea Market, disabled the alarm system and stole a large amount of collectable currency, including old bills and coins.

    If you have any information concerning this or any other crime, please contact the Shepherdsville Police at 502-957-1001, 502-921-1000, or the anonymous tip line at 502-215-1588.

  • House deals with diverse issues

     FRANKFORT While no one can predict exactly what will pass in a regular legislative session, one constant can always be counted on: Diversity. Last week was a textbook example of that in action in the Kentucky House, with legislation ranging from wild pigs to alternative energy projects.

  • BBB Advice: Proceed with Caution When Dating Online

     Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! Are you looking for love? Millions use dating and social networking sites to meet people. While many are looking to start a successful relationship, there are those using these sites to take advantage of others. Unfortunately, the anonymity of the internet makes it easy for con artists to use these sites to meet potential victims.

  • Council looks at one speed zone on Old Bardstown Rd.

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Currently the speed limit along Old Bardstown Road in Mount Washington varies from 35 to 45 miles per hour, but that may change if city officials have their way. 

  • Luncheon Feb. 23 to raise awareness to health issue

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - It’s still a major health issue to deal with, both in Bullitt County and throughout the United States: Heart disease.

  • One for three, all for one with Bullitt County’s swim teams

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - After losing one of the state’s top swimmers the past several seasons, North Bullitt’s Caroline Lee, the Bullitt County swimming program has refocused its efforts on building depth.