Today's News

  • Christmas comes early for Old Mill's Fox who loves arts

        MOUNT WASHINGTON - Christmas came early for one local youngster when she was selected to play in the Louisville Ballet's 2011 production of "The Nutcracker."
        Old Mill Elementary fourth grader Whitney Fox, who has taken dance lessons since she was a toddler, auditioned for her part in August.

  • A New Tax?: User fee hike dies; court offers up sanitation tax

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt County Sanitation District is the proud owner of a system that has equipment that is reaching its 50th birthday.
        With aging equipment, district manager Jerry Kennedy would like to make some improvements. In fact, he has no choice but to make those improvements.
        The sanitation district had a solution for the money needs - a 3 percent increase in its user fees for those using over 2,000 gallons of water.

  • ROADWORK: Week of Dec. 12

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of Dec. 12:

    Bullitt County:

    KY 480 (Cedar Grove Road):  Construction delays possible between Interstate 65 and Cedar Grove Elementary School (mile points 1.0 and 2.0) due to roadway widening.

    Jefferson County:

  • BBB Alert: Phishing Attack Using BBB Name Strikes Again

     The Better Business Bureau is issuing an urgent scam alert cautioning businesses and consumers about an email that is purporting to be from a bbb.org email address about a recently filed complaint.

    The email contains a dangerous attachment regarding a complaint and appears to direct recipients to the BBB website. This is a scam. The BBB does not send complaints as attachments via email.

  • JOBS: Market still tight as faithful continue search

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Like so many Kentuckians out of work, 20-year-old Michael Curtsinger is having a hard time finding a job. 

  • Indictments handed down by Bullitt County Grand Jury

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The following individuals have been indicted by the Bullitt County Grand Jury:

  • Bullitt honored for work by Farm Bureau

     Bullitt County Farm Bureau was recognized with the 2011 Gold Star Award of Excellence for its Young Farm program.

    The award honors a county’s Young Farmer Committee for its active participation in Farm Bureau leadership development programs, state competitions and educational or promotional initiatives.

    Kyle Skidmore of the Bullitt County Young Farmer Committee was joined by George Henderman, president of Bullitt County Farm Bureau, for the presentation.

  • Recipe of the Week 12/09/11

     After a long day, preparing a healthy and delicious meal doesn’t always come naturally. Here are some tips to help you prepare smart and simple meals your family will enjoy.

  • Better policy from needed meeting

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - For most of last week, the hottest topic in local sports’ circles was not the start of the high school basketball season.

  • Post office temporarily closed due to gas smell

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - A gas smell resulted in the temporary evacuation of the Shepherdsville Post Office Thursday morning.

    Post Office supervisor Stephanie Carroll said the Post Office contacted Louisville Gas and Electric to report the smell around 9:30 a.m.

    According to Carroll, LG&E told the 32 employees to evacuate as a precaution until someone arrived to inspect.

    After an hour passed by Carroll said a call was made to alert Shepherdsville Fire Department, who immediately responded.