Today's News

  • Big second period lifts East over Dunbar 35-7

    RADCLIFF -- The Bullitt East Chargers picked up right where they left off last season, running the ball powerfully straight ahead, as they opened the 2009 season with a 35-7 victory over Paul Dunbar High School.

    The victory came in the Joe Jaggers Classic at North Hardin High School, an opening week 'bowl' game that also included a later game between the host school and Bardstown High School.

  • NB coaches Robinette, Barger taking control of Eagle athletic teams

    HEBRON ESTATES - After more than 30 years with a single athletic director who was also an assistant principal, North Bullitt has joined the other two Bullitt County high schools in splitting those duties.

    After the retirement of long-time athletic director Rob Williams earlier this summer, North Bullitt principal Tracy Lamb saw how it was working at Bullitt East and Bullitt Central, and the every increasing workload for the position, and decided it was time for a change.

  • BE Lady Charger Invitational to be played Saturday

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - For the second straight year, the Bullitt East Lady Charger Invitational has attracted some of the top golf teams and individuals from the area.

    Under the direction of Bullitt East head coach Andy Oder, the event will be contested this year at Tanglewood Golf Course in Taylorsville. The 18-hole tournament will have 16 teams.

    Shelby County returns after winning the event last year with a 340 total. The individual winner was the Lady Rockets’ Candice Wiley, who now plays for the University of Louisville, when she fired a 75.

  • Cougars make do on a temporary practice field

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - The Bullitt Central Cougar football team discovered it had a big problem just two days after practice started on July 15. Basically, the maroon and gray found out they had no place to practice.

    So, the Cougars are making do to the best of their ability in a bad situation. In fact, head coach Danny Leasor would like for the ‘new’ practice area to become the permanent facility, although, he realizes that probably won’t happen.

  • Opening Day

    Despite a lot of construction in the schools, the first day went well for the over 12,000 students in the Bullitt County Public School System.

    “I would like to comment our entire team on what can only be termed an extraordinarily smooth opening. In the face of many construction issues, we opened safely, on-time and ready to learn,” said superintendent Keith Davis.

    In visiting six schools, Davis said things went very well with few first-day glitches.

  • Doss first foe for Eagles

    HEBRON ESTATES - A year ago, North Bullitt and Doss were thrown together late in the season when both teams needed a game after the wind storm forced Jefferson County schools to cancel a week of games.

    Doss went to North Bullitt and pulled out a 20-7 victory.

    Now, the two neighbors are playing a more organized contest. The schools have a two-year contract with the Dragons coming to North Bullitt this season while the two squads will play in Louisville to open next season.

  • Romine takes over Lady Cougar volleyball squad

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - If there was one thing that has been consistent about Bullitt Central volleyball, it was in the head coaching ranks. Over the past decade, the program has had just two coaches - Buddy Gallemore and Chad Foster.

    So it really is a new era for the maroon and gray this season as Jennifer Romine steps in to lead the Lady Cougars after Foster resigned in the spring.

  • North’s Wohlschlegel signs to swim for Campbellsville

    HEBRON ESTATES - Swimming since she was 9-years old, North Bullitt senior Carrie Wohlschlegel got a nice little reward on Monday when she signed to swim for the next four years at Campbellsville University.

    Wohlschlegel was part of the first swim program at North Bullitt when she and one other were part of the overall Bullitt County squad when she was a sophomore. The Bullitt County team, under head coach Laura Flischel, practices with members from all three Bullitt County high schools but they then break down and compete as members for their own school in meets.

  • Five BE seniors looking for sixth straight crown

    MOUNT WASHINGTON - The Bullitt East Lady Chargers will go for an unprecedented sixth straight district volleyball crown this fall and with five experienced seniors, they are the heavy favorites.

    A year ago, Bullitt East reached the semi-finals of the Eighth Region Tournament a week after beating North Bullitt in the district final.

    Everybody is aware that Bullitt East is the favorite, but it is not something that veteran head coach Michelle Gajdik discusses much with her girls.

  • Central at home on Friday

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - Bullitt Central will play at home for the only time in the first half of the season on Friday when the Cougars open their 2009 season against visiting Barren County.

    This will be the first game of the season for the Cougars, but Barren County opened the season last Saturday in the T.J. Sampson Bowl in Glasgow, rolling over Metcalfe County 35-0.

    “They got off to a good start,” Bullitt Central head coach Danny Leasor said on Monday. “They are disciplined in multiple sets. They will run the quarterback and throw to the running back.