Today's News

  • Defensive Gem - Chargers put the clamps on Butler's offense

        LOUISVILLE - Putting on one impressive defensive performance, the Bullitt East Chargers won and advanced on Sunday in the semi-finals of the Sixth Region Tournament at Bellarmine University's Knights Hall.
        Battling a Butler squad that the Chargers had split a pair of games with back in December, Bullitt East gave up 22 points in the first quarter and then held the Bears to just 17 points over the final three frames to secure a 49-39 victory.

  • Miss Brady goes to Frankfort

    Madison Brady was a fourth grade student at St Joseph Elementary in Bardstown.  We first met when I was in Betty Carol Riley's classroom last fall talking about America's system of government – Representative Democracy.  Madison listened closely, especially when I said that any of them could come up and be a Page in the Capitol during a legislative session. 

  • Lady Chargers stunned as Bearettes score at :02

        LOUISVILLE - Saving its best for last, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers put forth a sterling performance on Wednesday in the semi-finals of the Girls' Sixth Region Tournament at Bellarmine University's Knights Hall.

  • North's Badgett headed to St. Catherine to play soccer

        HEBRON ESTATES - North Bullitt's boys' soccer program has been putting a much better product on the field over the past few years.
        That success has once again paid dividends after senior Chris Badgett signed recently to continue playing the sport at St. Catharine University in Springfield, Kentucky.
        The soccer success is a domino effect. Badgett got an assist with his college decision from former Eagle player Matt Bloom who is now competing in both soccer and golf at St. Catharine.

  • ROADWORK: Week of March 5

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled for the week of March 5:

    Bullitt County:

    KY 480 (Cedar Grove Road):  Shoulder closures and delays possible between Interstate 65 and Cedar Grove Elementary School (mile points 1.0 and 2.0) due to installation of roadway lighting.

    Jefferson County:

  • Nichols Elementary goes to the circus

     LOUISVILLE - Come one, come all, and all of them indeed came, to the greatest show on Earth.

    The entire Nichols Elementary student body attended the Kosair Shrine Circus at Broadbent Arena.

    Students received a special visit from Kosair Potentate Dave Juergens, as well as Derby Dan, Flapjack, Sparky and Tinker, all clowns who live in Bullitt County tents.

    Nichols staff thanked both Kosair and Publishers Printing for making their day at the circus possible.

  • Louisville Water, county agree on merger pact

     SHEPHERDSVILLE — The 10-year marriage between Bullitt County and the Louisville Water Co. has ended.

  • Legislators work to protect children in Kentucky

     FRANKFORT – In each legislative session, the Kentucky House of Representatives spends a considerable amount of time on those who comprise our youngest generation, looking for ways to help them at home and in the classroom.

  • BBB Tips on Storm Damage Repair

     If you are on the hunt for a reputable contractor after severe weather rolled through the area yesterday, be aware of those who may try to take advantage of your situation: The home repair rip-off artist who may overcharge, perform shoddy work, or skip town without finishing your job.

  • Hebron Estates proceeds to annexation property

     HEBRON ESTATES - A recent annexation proposal, combined with neighborhood rumors, led to a lengthy discussion during the Hebron Estates February business meeting.