http://www.pioneernews.net/todaysnews/rss.xml en Three battle for county judge’s seat http://www.pioneernews.net/content/three-battle-county-judge%E2%80%99s-seat <img src="http://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/depp_rasner.jpg" alt="Depp Rasner" title="Depp Rasner" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;A look at the three candidates running for the office of Bullitt County Judge/Executive in the general election on Nov. 4.</p> <p> <strong>DEPP RASNER</strong></p> <p> SHEPHERDSVILLE - Being Bullitt County Judge/Executive is a lot like being a coach of a team.</p> <p> And Depp Rasner believes that it is time to change the head coach in Bullitt County government.</p> <p> Running on the Independent ticket, Rasner will challenge incumbent Melanie Roberts and Democratic nominee Tony Thompson next week for the county&rsquo;s top position.</p> 2014 ELECTION - BULLITT COUNTY http://www.pioneernews.net/content/2014-election-bullitt-county <img src="http://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/voter01_0.jpg" alt="Get to the polls and vote on November 4. For information on where to vote call 543-2513." title="Get to the polls and vote on November 4. For information on where to vote call 543-2513." align="left" hspace="6" width="50" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;Election Day in Bullitt County takes place Tuesday, Nov. 4. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.</p> <p> Anyone in line as of 6 p.m. will be allowed to vote.</p> <p> If you have a question on where you vote, call the Bullitt County Clerk&#39;s Office, 543-2513, prior to election day.</p> <p> The Pioneer News encourages every eligible Bullitt County resident to get out to the polls and have a say in who will serve in our federal, state and local governmental positions.</p> THINK PINK: Gathering part education, part inspirational http://www.pioneernews.net/content/think-pink-gathering-part-education-part-inspirational <img src="http://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_1672_0.jpg" alt="Fruits at the Think Pink celebration even carried the theme of the night" title="Fruits at the Think Pink celebration even carried the theme of the night" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;SHEPHERDSVILLE - Men and women gathered at the Paroquet Springs Conference Centre for a night of &ldquo;celebration and education.&rdquo;</p> <p> This was the third year for Think Pink&sbquo; sponsored by the Bullitt County Health Department, Bullitt County Breast Cancer Support Group, Kentucky Cancer Program and Cooperative Extension Office.</p> <p> Guests had a chance to chat, visit booths and sample some appetizers before listening to speakers.</p> Local woman survives another type of cancer http://www.pioneernews.net/content/local-woman-survives-another-type-cancer <img src="http://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/raymond.jpg" alt="Thurman and Stephanie Raymond" title="Thurman and Stephanie Raymond" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &nbsp;MOUNT WASHINGTON - Stephaine Raymond is 30 years old and a cancer survivor.&nbsp;</p> <p> But not the kind we typically hear about.</p> <p> The resident of eastern Bullitt County was diagnosed with endometrial or uterine cancer two years ago.</p> <p> &ldquo;Most young women think they can&rsquo;t get it because it&rsquo;s usually found in women 55 and older, but a lot of younger women are getting it now,&rdquo; she said.</p> Human or animal: DNA will detect blood source http://www.pioneernews.net/content/human-or-animal-dna-will-detect-blood-source <p> SHEPHERDSVILLE--Could a piece of evidence not discovered until this April be related to a 1999 murder?</p> I-65 ramp to KY 1526 closed Oct. 31-Nov. 3 http://www.pioneernews.net/content/i-65-ramp-ky-1526-closed-oct-31-nov-3 <img src="http://www.pioneernews.net/sites/www.pioneernews.net/files/imagecache/thumb85/image002_3.jpeg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="92" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;LOUISVILLE - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 Office advises motorists that the exit ramp from northbound Interstate 65 to KY 1526 (Exit 121) at Brooks will be closed this weekend for concrete pavement repairs. This ramp is scheduled for closure from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, October 31 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, November 3.</p> Armstrong Lane, Highway 44 East to get traffic signal starting Oct. 29 http://www.pioneernews.net/content/armstrong-lane-highway-44-east-get-traffic-signal-starting-oct-29 <p> The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet announces activation of a new traffic signal at the intersection of KY 44 and Armstrong Lane/Fisher Lane in Bullitt County. The signal heads are currently in place and have been on flash for a few days to make motorists aware of new traffic conditions. The signal is scheduled for activation on Wednesday, Oct. 29.</p> Nine battle for six seats on Lebanon Junction council http://www.pioneernews.net/content/nine-battle-six-seats-lebanon-junction-council <p> LEBANON JUNCTION -- Nine hopefuls are looking to fill six positions on the Lebanon Junction City Council.</p>