Today's News

  • Caranna brings something special to Bullitt Lick

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - On a cold winter day in Bullitt County, one might dream of heading to a place like Long Beach, Calif.

    Bobbi Caranna grew up in Long Beach, dreaming of what she does now in Bullitt County, teaching impressionable minds.

    A long road from the beach, circa Mississippi, brought Caranna to Bullitt Lick Middle School. Fulfilling her life’s dream earned her the 2013 Bullitt County Middle School Teacher of the Year Award.

  • Wienermobile is hot attraction

     MOUNT WASHINGTON - In celebration of the Wienermobile’s 25th anniversary, Oscar Mayer brand ambassadors, or Hotdoggers as they’re often referred to, recently made a stop at the Mount Washington Kroger on a three-day tour of the Louisville area. 

  • Stop Smoking through health department program

     The Bullitt County Health Department is proud to honor the latest graduates of the Cooper/Clayton Smoking Cessation program.

    Shown (from left to right in front row) include: Kim Shoulders, Melanie Stanley, Veronica Lord and Jeanie Kessler; (back row) Jon Shoulders and Jay Allen. (Not pictured) Jo Huffman.

    These graduates went through the 13-week Cooper/Clayton Method of Smoking Cessation using nicotine replacement product to help wean off the nicotine; learn coping skills; stress reduction; nutrition; exercise; and much more.

  • Tindle proves to be best loser in latest competition sponsored by Bullitt CREW

     The Bullitt County Coalition for Recreation, Education, and Wellness (C.R.E.W.) would like to thank all those who participated with the recent C.R.E.W. Weight Loss Competition. 

  • BE’s Young joins sister as Campbellsville player

     MOUNT WASHINGTON – Keeping it in the family. That is what Bullitt East basketball standout Elliott Young and Campbellsville University did recently when the 6-7 senior decided to play for the Tigers.

  • BC’s Morrison decides to play soccer at Spalding

     SHEPHERDSVILLE – With the help of a co-worker, Bullitt Central senior Kaitlyn Morrison will be able to continue her soccer career at Spalding University.

  • ROADWORK: Week of April 8

     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.

  • General Assembly takes steps to protect children

     FRANKFORT – Every legislative session, the General Assembly looks for ways it can improve the lives of our children, both in the classroom and when it comes to their safety.

    This year, the House and Senate passed several new laws that further both of these goals.

    One of the more widely publicized will establish a permanent, independent panel to review those cases in which a child either died or was severely injured as a result of abuse or neglect.

  • Unofficial results, Salem Speedway: April 7, 2013

     Unofficial Results: Taco Bell/Pizza Hut Express Short-Track Festival - Salem Speedway, Salem, Indiana, Sunday, April 7, 2013:

    O’Reilly Auto Parts Pure Stocks

    Fast Qualifier: Travis Rogers, 16.746 (New Track Record)

    First Heat Race (8-Laps): 1. Ken Sumner, 2. Todd Whitfield, 3. Kenneth Shake, 4. Nick Wilkerson, 5. Brian Ferguson.

  • Preschool registration set for April 24

     The Bullitt County Public School System will hold pre-registration for its preschool program on April 24.

    All four-year-old children whose family income is no more than 150 percent of poverty (free or reduced lunch) or, for three-year-olds and four-year-old children with developmental or speech delays, regardless of income, are eligible.

    The age cutoff is Oct. 1, 2013.

    At the time of registration, each child will be screened in the following areas: cognitive, motor, language, social/emotional, self-help/adaptive.