Today's News

  • It’s all about safety in local schools

     Every school day, around 13,000 young souls enter the doors of our local schools.  

  • Legislators must hear our collective voice

     With the fine work of our legislators Linda Belcher, Paul Hornback, Jeff Greer, David Floyd and Dwight Butler, Bullitt County has made some strides over the past few years in terms of state-funded projects.

  • Chargers show Cougars how it is done

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Jumping out to a 21-2 lead less than six minutes into the game, the Bullitt East Chargers showed Bullitt Central how it was done Monday en route to a 79-36 victory.

  • East enjoys its donut weekend

     LEXINGTON - The Bullitt East Chargers started 2013 on a high note Saturday, rolling past traditional state power Lexington Catholic in the Dunkin Donuts National Tournament.

  • Truck flips at county line

     HILLVIEW - A Ford pick-up truck flipped into a ditch along Interstate 65 Tuesday morning.

  • Police investigate School Board theft

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Shepherdsville Police Department is investigating a theft that occurred on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at the Bullitt County Board of Education.

    The suspect entered the building during business hours and stole items from an office on the second floor.

    The suspect is described as a black female, approximately 6’0” tall, 250lbs and 40 years of age.

    Anyone with any information concerning this crime is asked to contact the Shepherdsville Police Department at 502-921-1000, or the anonymous tip line at 502-215-1588.

  • County clash gets an early start at BC tonight

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The first of two Bullitt East versus Bullitt Central boys’ basketball meetings will take place on Monday of this week as the Chargers travel west to play in the Cougars’ Den.

    This contest was originally scheduled for last Friday as a boy-girl doubleheader. However, when it learned that Bullitt County schools would not return to classes until this week from Christmas break, the two schools began looking for an alternate date.

  • Landowners invited to apply for their participation in wildlife initiative plan

     Do you own a farm or tract of land with open fields? 

    Are you sick of spending money on gas to bush hog or mow?

    Would you like to see your wildlife numbers increase? 

    If so, have you considered letting a biologist help you improve wildlife habitat?

    If you enjoy outdoor recreation such as hunting, bird watching, or wildlife viewing, improving wildlife habitat can enhance your wildlife experience! 

    Biologists are eager to prepare a conservation plan for your farm!

  • BBB Hot Topics: January 2013

     Check out the latest scams and bad business in BBB’s January 2013 Hot Topics!

    1.    Be a Smart Consumer in 2013! Do your research on businesses and charities by going to www.bbb.org. Keep your computer safe by installing anti-virus software. Get everything in writing. Do not just take someone’s word for it. Never wire money to someone you do not know. Last, protect yourself from scam artists by limiting the information you share on social media pages.

  • BBB Encourages Consumers to be Safe in 2013

     BBB is encouraging consumers to be smarter, safer consumers in 2013. By following these 10 simple New Year’s resolutions, consumers will be prepared to combat scammers and protect themselves from fraud:

    1. Do your research. Whether it’s a business you want to hire or product you want to buy, take time to do your research. Check a company’s BBB Business Review at www.bbb.org. For product information, go to the Consumer Product Safety Commission