Today's News

  • Dumpster ordinance raises concern with resident

    MOUNT WASHINGTON-- Another city ordinance caused a stink at Mount Washington's city council meeting Monday, but this time it doesn't pertain to the sewers.

  • Agencies can only wait until new supply arrived in tough winter

    SHEPHERDSVILLE -- As Mother Nature, global warming or the polar vortex combine to keep Bullitt County in a deep freeze, local agencies are having trouble keeping roads clean.

  • Dishon faces more sex charges

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A man already facing murder and kidnapping charges has now been indicted for additional offenses.

  • Shepherdsville tackles drainage issues

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Drainage issues in west Shepherdsville continue to plague area residents, with the city council looking at options to alleviate the issue.

    Rob Campbell, representing QK4, addressed the council to offer potential funding for future drainage plans.

    Campbell said a primary area concerned remained along W. Blue Lick Rd., where standing water was common following substantial rains.

    He mentioned a potential new outfall plan with a lower outlet placed near the areas of Shepherdsville Elementary and Blue Lick Middle School.

  • KYTC District 5 road crews ready for the next round of winter weather

     LOUISVILLE, KY (January 24, 2013) – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 5 road crews put in long hours this week battling snow and freezing temperatures and they are ready to do it again.

    The next weather event is predicting more winter precipitation coming into the Louisville area sometime after midnight.  Reports indicate that this system can produce between one and three inches of snow by midday on Saturday, January 25.

  • BBB Tips on Finding a Tax Preparer

     Many of you will get assistance from a professional tax preparer or tax software when filing their taxes this year. Better Business Bureau encourages taxpayers to use caution when selecting tax preparation help. Using the wrong preparer could cause the taxpayer a lot of headaches, fines, and fees.

  • Cold outside but candidate filings heating up

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - With just a few days left, activity picked up a little in the Bullitt County clerk's office.

  • National comedian, Bullitt Countian Tom Mabe to be in concert Saturday

     The North Bullitt Boosters will present national comedian Tom Mabe on Saturday, Jan. 25, at Paroquet Springs Conference Centre.

    The Hillview resident who has taken his act throughout the country will be on stage for this one night in Bullitt County.

    This will be dubbed Clean Comedy Night by the man who has gained fame for his Revenge on the Telemarketers.

    Tickets are $15 for children and $20 for adults. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.

    Concessions and beverages will be sold.

  • Mooney's project on display

     Lilly Mooney, a seventh grader in Mooney Home School, was one of 12 youngsters to have her agricultural science project on display at the annual Kentucky Farm Bureau meeting.

    Her project was Apples to Apples.

    She was awarded a $75 prize.

  • Senate Majority has top five session priorities

     Best regards to you and your family for the New Year. The holidays are behind us now, and we strive to get back into our daily routines. 

    I hope you got through the arctic weather safe and without any damage, though many had to deal with pipes bursting and power outages.

    School is back in session and the work of the year in full swing.

    January 7 convened the 2014 General Assembly, a 60-day legislative session creating the next two year budget for Kentucky.