Today's News

  • Lebanon Junction park closer to receiving major facelift

     LEBANON JUNCTION – The Lebanon Junction City Park is one step closer to receiving a major facelift after local officials took action that could result in tens of thousands of dollars for an ambitious renovation project. 

  • BBB Hot Topics: May 2013

      Check out the latest scams and bad business in BBB’s May 2013 Hot Topics!

    1. OverstockCloseoutSales.com of Leitchfield, KY has an “F” rating with the BBB. Consumers say the website, which is now shut down, was using the BBB logo. Complainants, who found the company advertised on their local Craigslist, say they ordered and paid for items they never received. They paid for the items through Green Dot MoneyPak.

  • Roby dashes Lady Chargers past BC

     FERN CREEK – After three hours and 16 events, the 2013 Girls’ All-Bullitt County Track and Field Meet still did not have a winning team.

  • 2013 All-Bullitt County Track & Field Meet

     Scoring in the individual events was done on a 5-3-2-1 system with no one school able to score more than two spots. In the relays, the scoring was done 5-3 with no school able to take both spots. Finishes listed below were for those scoring points, not necessarily the top four finishers in each event.


    Team Scores – Bullitt East 78.5; Bullitt Central 75.5; North Bullitt 12.

  • Milburn’s four titles lift Chargers to three point win over BC

     FERN CREEK – Bullitt East sophomore Trase Milburn has had his share of success stories as a track athlete, including a 12th place finish last season in the Class AA Kentucky State Track Meet in the high jump.

  • LJ man brings bit of Louisville to Bullitt County

     LEBANON JUNCTION - Many people may recognize the Belle of Louisville steamboat when they see its iconic red wheel and that’s what former Lebanon Junction resident and woodworker Gene Martin counted on.

  • Last-minute request nets grant funds

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – A last-minute grant application has yielded success for Bullitt County officials.

  • High price won’t stop college, careers facilities

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – Although bids were more than hoped for, construction will soon begin on two college and career centers in Bullitt County.

  • National Day of Prayer

     Over 300 people gathered on a beautiful Thursday to celebrate the annual National Day of Prayer at the Shepherdsville City Park.

    Ron Bradshaw and Terry Gallagher sang How Great Thou Art.

    Pastor Ron Lasley of Maranatha Fellowship brought the audience to its knees during his prayer for the military.

    Watch Dean Antle of Pleasant Grove Baptist sing God Bless America on www.pioneernews.net as well as other pictures from editor Thomas Barr.

  • ROADWORK: Week of May 6

     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 highways throughout the rest of the district on a daily basis.