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Today's News

  • Cougars go toe-to-toe with an old region foe

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Bullitt Central head coach Joe Pat Lee has loaded up on tough teams for his senior-dominated squad to battle this winter in hopes of preparing them for a big finish to their careers.
        The Cougars jumped right into the tough stuff in the season-opener on Tuesday when they played host to North Oldham, the second-ranked team in the Eighth Region. The Cougars led 30-29 entering the fourth quarter but with Mustangs connecting on 11 of 12 free throws over the final eight minutes, North Oldham pulled out a 43-37 victory.

  • EDA latest to seek fix to zip ills in Hillview

            SHEPHERDSVILLE - An issue debated for more than 25 years could get a little more push from Bullitt County leaders.
        The Bullitt County Economic Development Authority passed resolution that would go to the Postmaster General regarding the current zip code alignment.
        Board member Robert Hill said something must be done as the county loses unknown dollars to Jefferson County in things such as occupational tax and insurance premium taxes.

  • Sentencing for two men involved with teens

        ZONETON - The behavior of the two young men was horrible.
        But their individual behaviors last February will leave one in prison for another five years and another will have the chance of serving his time on probation.
        Nathaniel Hardy and Robert Beard were sentenced on Friday morning in Bullitt Circuit for their roles in improper transactions with minor girls early last year.

  • Bullitt Clerk Kevin Mooney attends Kentucky County Clerks' Association Fall Conference

    FRANKFORT - BullittCounty Clerk Kevin Mooney, recently attended the Kentucky County Clerks’ Association Fall Conference, in Louisville, Kentucky.

    While at the conference, Kevin Mooney, who has served as county clerk since 2007, attended numerous training sessions that were geared toward helping county clerks become more knowledgeable about their offices.

    Some of the sessions focused on election procedures, while others focused on procedures for recordings, and titling and registration of motor vehicles.

  • Lebanon Junction looks to get better water flow to some areas

    LEBANON JUNCTION - The Lebanon Junction City Council recently took action that may result in better water service to several residences and Lebanon Junction Elementary School.

    Council members voted unanimously to accept a contract with Louisville Water Company that will give the water supplier the go-ahead to connect their line at Collings Hill Road with the city's line on Highway 61.

  • Give a life changing gift...The gift of financial peace

    Because of the hard times we now live in and the financial stress many of us face, your Bullitt County Cooperative Extension Office is offering the 13 week easy-to-follow Financial Peace University course from January 16th through April 2nd.

    It will help you gain Financial Peace! Don’t wait any longer to: Get Control of Your Money, Tell Your Money What to Do, Stop Struggling to Make Ends Meet, and Change Your Family’s Future!

  • Guide to gift card giving: BBB advice for purchasing valuable gift cards

    The holiday shopping season is in full swing! For those of you looking to give gift cards to family and friends this year, BBB is recommending that you do your research before purchasing a gift card.

  • 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.