Today's News

  • Post-season play heats up this week

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - There will be play-off action all over the area this week as soccer and volleyball enter post-season play.

        The action actually started yesterday (Sunday) with play in the Girls’ Ninth District Tournament at Bullitt East. Either Bullitt East or North Bullitt will be in semi-final round action today at 5 p.m. against Nelson County.

         It should be noted that all the games in the girls’ soccer event have been moved up 15 minutes from the original starting time.

  • Korfhage finds group can serve many purposes

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Throughout the years Martie Korfhage has worked very hard to create a perfect home for her family.

        From cooking great recipes and crafting homemade drapes to using tried and true cleaning techniques, the 86-year-old has a wealth of knowledge she acquired throughout the years and much of it she attributes to the Bullitt County Homemakers.

        Korfhage has been a member of the county’s Cedar Grove Homemaker Club since September of 1949.

  • Second of three steps has county rivals in same district

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - The move to having the three Bullitt County schools in the same football district took a huge step forward on Monday when the Kentucky High School Athletic Association released it’s proposal for district alignment for four years starting in 2011.

    The proposal is now open for comment from member schools. The third and final step in the process will come Oct. 18-19 when the Board of Control will review the proposal and address feedback. That meeting will be held in Lexington.

  • No comfort found in lopsided Cougar win

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - A fan looking at the box score would probably be overjoyed with Bullitt Central's 63-24 victory over Iroquois on Friday night.

        However, don't count Dan Leasor and his coaching staff among those who would be pleased.

        "We're spoiled," said Leasor, whose Cougars are now 6-2 on the season with two key road games to close out the regular season. "I'm embarrassed by this. We weren't ready tonight. If I could, I'd fire me."

  • Eagles strong again shutting out LaRue Co.

        HEBRON ESTATES - Putting together maybe its best half of football this season, the homestanding North Bullitt Eagles completely dominated district foe LaRue County 42-0 Friday.

        The game featured six touchdowns for the Eagles, all coming from at least 32 yards out. And two of the scores came on the first play after the Hawks committed turnovers.

  • Tourist numbers rebounding in mid-year

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Shepherdsville-Bullitt County Tourist and Convention Commission members appeared pleased during their September meeting as they received some encouraging numbers.

        August reports on Paroquet Springs Conference Centre, general tourism, hotels and restaurants showed some improvement compared to the past few years, which tourism officials indicated may be a sign of recovery.


    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Highway District 5 reports the following roadwork scheduled in Bullitt County for the week of October 18:

    Bullitt County:

    Routine maintenance.

  • North boys, East girls fall in district soccer semis

        SHEPHERDSVILLE - Life has been tough for the Bullitt County soccer programs since the formation of the present Ninth District alignment over the past decade or so.

        No local team, boys or girls, has been able to win a title over powerful teams from the three Nelson County schools. Only twice, both times by the Bullitt East boys, has a local team reached the championship game and then advanced on to regional play.

        There was more frustration this season, but there were also some glimmers of hope.

  • BC FFA competes in Farm Bureau contests

        Bullitt Central FFA advocated new involvement in the community, outspoken leadership, and agriculture education to strengthen the relationship between FFA and Farm Bureau as well as to prove younger generation’s interest in agriculture.