Today's News

  • Lotta pink at Little Flock hoops game

     Little Flock Christian Academy’s boys’ basketball teams did something a little more suited for the girls - a Pink Out!

  • Cat killer receives five-year sentence

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - A man who entered a guilty plea on the brutal killing of eight cats in late 2010 called his actions "monstrous" on Friday morning.

    And Bullitt Circuit Judge Rodney Burress must have agreed.

    Alex Daniel Phelps, 26, was sentenced to five years in prison on his guilty plea on eight counts of torture of a cat causing severe physical injury or death.

    Each Class D count received a five-year sentence with each running concurrently for a total of five years in prison.

  • BBB warns about Super Bowl scams

       The Super Bowl is right around the corner! Better Business Bureau is warning consumers to be on the lookout for counterfeit memorabilia and phony game tickets.

    Counterfeit Memorabilia

  • 2013 Legislative Session Focuses on
Many Issues Affecting Kentucky

      With the holiday season behind us, the General Assembly returned to Frankfort this week to prepare to deal with several crucial issues facing our Commonwealth.

    The first task of the 2013 Legislative Session was to elect leadership for our respective caucuses, receive committee assignments and essentially get our footing as we get ready for the work ahead of us.  It’s also a time of transition as new members prepare for their first legislative session.

  • Two more plead guilty in Bullitt, Jefferson case

      LOUISVILLE – Two more defendants charged in a conspiracy to distribute oxycodone in Jefferson County and Bullitt County, Kentucky pleaded guilty in United States District Court this week announced David J. Hale, United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky.Teresa Sandlin, age 49, and Jerry Sandlin, age 43, both from Louisville, entered guilty pleas before U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II, on January 7, 2013.

  • A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

     The 2013 legislative session of the Kentucky General Assembly opened this week with the election of new leaders who will help us navigate many important issues in the weeks to come. 

    House Speaker Greg Stumbo, Majority Leader Rocky Adkins, Speaker Pro Tem Larry Clark and Majority Whip Tommy Thompson retained their posts. The House elected its first female member of leadership with Rep. Sannie Overly as Caucus Chair.  This team brings a broad spectrum of experience to our leadership team and I look forward to working with them over the next two years. 

  • Senator Paul Hornback: 2013 Session Overview

     Hello and Happy New Year!  As we start the New Year, so starts a new session in Frankfort.

    The 2013 session of the Kentucky General Assembly is 30 days long and is known as the “short” session.  During the first week, both caucuses are traditionally busy choosing their respective leaders and making committee assignments.

  • BBB Warns: Beware of Windshield Repair Scams

     BBB is receiving reports of salespersons in the Elizabethtown area, going door-to-door, trying to get residents to sign contracts to replace their “damaged” windshields.

  • NB sweeps two from Whitefield

     HEBRON ESTATES - The North Bullitt Eagles and Lady Eagles both made it look easy on Friday as they played poor hosts to Whitefield Academy, sweeping both games with lopsided scores.

  • Lady Chargers continue to show improvement

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - Despite not being back in school yet after the holidays, the Bullitt East Chargers picked up its first victory in district play on Friday as they traveled in Jefferson County and defeated Jeffersontown 80-54.