Today's News

  • Lady Cougars need size to catch up to its guards

          SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt Central Lady Cougars will have a distinctly new look this season both on the floor as well as on the bench.

         First and foremost, the maroon and gray have a new head coach in Kyle Roach. The North Bullitt graduate had been a part of the Bullitt Central boys' coaching staff in recent years before being named to the girls' post in July following the resignation of Bryan Bates.

  • Chargers out to finish unfinished business

          MOUNT WASHINGTON - The most anticipated basketball season in Bullitt County history will get started tonight when the Bullitt East Chargers take the court at home against Lexington Lafayette.

         Ranked as the number two team in the state behind Ballard, and just ahead of defending state champion Trinity, the Chargers have their eye on a number of prizes, but this group does not shy away from mentioning that winning the final game of the season is not just a dream, but an expectation.

  • Lady Chargers ready to once again battle at top of the 6th

          MOUNT WASHINGTON - Over the last four seasons, the Bullitt East Lady Chargers have been in the mix for being one of the top teams in the Sixth Region.

  • Printing company honors long-time workers for their service

          SHEPHERDSVILLE - For years, Publishers Printing Co. has been the leading employer in Bullitt County.

         And of the company's workforce, 15 percent have spent more than 25 years with the magazine printer.

         A total of 216 employees were recently honored for their long-time service to Publishers Printing at a special luncheon at Paroquet Springs Conference Centre.

  • Happy Thanksgiving

     Having learned about the Pilgrims who came to America escaping religious persecution, the American Indians who taught them how to survive when they first arrived and the history of Thanksgiving, Mount Washington Elementary kindergartners recently had a feast of their own.

  • Moss selected to be county's 'teacher of nutrition' to all

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt County Cooperative Extension Office's newest employee plans to help area residents maintain nutrition and healthy diets.

    Long-time Bullitt County resident Marcia Moss was selected as the county's Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) assistant.

    Moss' primary job will consist of working with lower-income families to acquire more nutritious meals and making food stretch to meet budgets.

    "I'm a teacher of nutrition," she said.

  • LJ man indicted for sexual allegation

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - A Lebanon Junction man is facing numerous felony and misdemeanor charges after being accused of sexually abusing a five-year-old girl. 

    Michael Fievet, 21, was recently indicted by the Bullitt County Grand Jury on charges related to a series of events that allegedly occurred in Lebanon Junction between the fall of 2011 and May of 2012.

  • Bullitt County Player of the Year

     Bullit Central sophomore running back Trevor Carnell was honored earlier this week as the 2012 Bullitt County Player of the Year at the school.

    Carnell set a Bullitt Central single-season rushing record with 1,946 yards in 11 games.

    Carnell is shown next to Cougar head coach Danny Leasor as well as Tim Gonterman and Mark Schmid of Schmid Funeral Home who sponsors the award along with The Awards Center and The Pioneer News.

  • BBB Tips: Top Ten Cyber Monday Tips for Staying Safe When Shopping Online

     Cyber Monday — the Monday after Thanksgiving — has officially replaced Black Friday — the day after Thanksgiving — as the most popular day to shop for the holidays.

  • Salt River tract gets nod to rezone to commercial

     SHEPHERDSVILLE — Property used for over 50 years as some type of business may finally receive its proper zoning classification.