Today's News

  • Key miscues haunt Cougars in E-town

     ELIZABETHTOWN – Despite collecting 469 yards of offense, the Bullitt Central Cougars came up short on Friday as they dropped a second straight game on the road, falling at Elizabethtown 42-21.

         The Cougars led 7-0 after the first series of the game and the game was sited at 14-14 late in the third quarter before the Panthers scored on four straight possessions to break the game open.

  • East gallops past Colonels with ball control

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – It’s hard to score if you don’t have the ball.

         The Bullitt East Chargers gave the saying some backbone on Friday as they ran 35 more plays from scrimmage than visiting Oldham County. That was the difference as the red and gold won for the fifth time in six outings this fall, beating the Colonels 38-21.

  • Bill's Windows does whole lot more than auto window work

    SHEPHERDSVILLE-- The recent opening of Bill's Window Tinting and Auto Repair fulfills a lifelong dream.

     “My son-in-law Bill Luckett has been waiting to open this for a while,” said Rita Thompson. “It has been a life long dream of his. My husband Gary Thompson went into opening this place with him.”

  • It Happened in September...

    By Charles Hartley

    In this column we will look back 15, 30, 60, and 90 years to capture glimpses of what was happening in Bullitt County in each of these years. Today we will focus on the month of September.


    1998 - 15 Years Ago.


  • Meredith honored for his long-time service to Mt. Washington Lions Club

     Service has always been an important part of Gary Meredith’s life. He spent years being involved with youth league sports.

    “God granted me a good life,  so I’ve just been trying to pay it back little by little,” he said.

    But he was still surprised when he won the Lion of the Year Award and the Melvin Jones Fellowship in the same year.

    “It’s a great feeling of accomplishment,” said the current secretary of the Mount Washington Lions Club.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning Sept. 30, 2013

     Inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances may occur, so the information below is strictly of an advisory 

    nature and is subject to change with no notice. 

    Pothole patching, sweeping, drain & ditch cleaning, pavement marking, and maintenance crews may 

    work on major interstates in the Louisville Metro area only during non-peak daytime hours and at night.  

    Motorists should watch for roadside maintenance and pavement marking crews on interstates and 

  • East wins One-County; Regionals Monday

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – The Bullitt East boys’ golf team won its third straight Two-County Cup trophy on Wednesday, easily slipping past North Bullitt and Bullitt Central.

         Normally, Spencer County is involved in the event, but a new coach failed to put it on his schedule. When the three Bullitt County teams arrived at Tanglewood Golf Course on Tuesday for the first day of play, they were surprised to find Spencer County playing someone else.

  • Eagles make big move late to defeat Wildcats

     NEW CASTLE -- Playmakers make plays.

  • Seasonal hiring frenzy starts in Shepherdsville

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- 'Tis the season to begin hiring thousands of workers for the holidays.

  • Bullitt arts group paint pretty picture

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt County Arts Council completed another underground type of masterpiece.

    BCAC members created two murals for display along the underpass of Highway 480 EX beneath the CSX railroad tracks.

    Mural coordinator Karla Gruber said the works depict local history connected to the specific area, with Confederate Gen. John Hunt Morgan and his raid displayed on the north side.

    The south wall features the old Shepherdsville train depot that stood nearby. Both murals also feature the surrounding landscape in the art.