Today's News

  • Young Farmer competition now underway

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - The annual Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest will be held on Sept. 11. 

        Contestants must be 15 years old, but not have reached 19 years old by January 1, 2011.

        They must be a member of Bullitt County Farm Bureau and must submit a contest application, along with a certified copy of school grades for the past two years.

  • NB's Aubrey gets late call to play basketball at IUS

        HEBRON ESTATES - Never give up.

        High school athletes hear that all the time from their coaches, but it is mostly concerning what they are doing on the court or field at that particular time. That philosophy worked just fine for North Bullitt senior Kenton Aubrey but in a slightly different way.

  • Turnover woes haunt Eagles in setback to Doss

        LOUISVILLE - An inconsistent opening night proved costly to the North Bullitt Eagles on Thursday as they dropped a 17-15 decision to Class 5-A power Doss on the road.

        Playing on Thursday for TV purposes, the Eagles showed some positive signs, but also made a bundle of mistakes as they lost for the eighth straight time over the past two seasons.

  • Curve claims another life

        HILLVIEW - A driver died following a collision with a dumptruck on Highway 61 Monday morning.

        The accident took place in front of 4456 N. Preston Highway just after 11 a.m., according to Hillview Police Ofc. Roy Raines.

        Bullitt County Sheriffs Chief Deputy Mike Cook said a black Dodge pickup truck was headed northbound when it crossed the line into the northbound lane, making contact with the rear tire area of a dumptruck headed southbound.

  • Eagles will work to continue winning ways over Dragons

    HEBRON ESTATES - If there has been one team that North Bullitt has handled better than any other in recent years, it has been the South Oldham Dragons.

    The Eagles have won the past three meetings with the Crestwood school, beating a program that has not fielded a winning program over that time. A year ago North Bullitt beat the Dragons 21-7 and South Oldham went on to record a 3-8 record.

  • Lady Charger event has top flight field

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - The fourth Lady Charger Invitational golf tournament will be the best yet as Bullitt East head coach Andy Oder has snared the top three teams from last season’s Kentucky State Tournament to compete Saturday at Heritage Hill Golf Course.

    The 2010 edition of the event is also referred to as the Bluegrass Invitational as Oder wants this event to become one of the premier events of the girls’ golf season in the state.

  • Intense - Lady Eagles rally past BC in tough battle

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - An emotionally supercharged early season showdown provided some of the best volleyball action the North Bullitt-Bullitt Central rivalry has seen on Tuesday when the programs collided in Shepherdsville.

        The teams split the first two games and the Lady Cougars were up 6-1 in the third game before North Bullitt went on a tear, reeling off 13 of the next 14 points en route to a 25-13 victory that didn’t highlight the intensity of the match.

  • No one hurt in plane crash Friday

        HILLVIEW - Miraculously, no one was injured Friday afternoon as a single engine plane experienced engine problems and crashed just feet from a heavily-populated residential area in northern Bullitt County.

        According to Hillview Police spokesman Roy Raines a licensed pilot and a flight instructor were in the plane.

        The pilot was completing an annual recertification review flight.

        The 1959 Champion plane took off from the Blue Lick International Airport in Hillview.

  • MW to alter ordinance to allow produce from 5 counties

        MOUNT WASHINGTON - When the Mount Washington City Council passed an ordinance creating a farm to market license for those wanting to sell produce within the city it included a provision restricting license holders to selling produce grown within a 20-mile radius from city hall.

  • Chargers must battle on through painful injuries

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - While the final score of 63-12 was bad, the ramifications of last Friday’s loss to Holy Cross could well be felt deep into this season for the Bullitt East Chargers.

    Friday’s bad news was followed by worse news on Monday as Charger head coach Doug Preston got the medical reports. At least three starters will be out for the next month and there could be a fourth. This on a Class 4-A team that was already playing without two starters before the season even began.