Today's News

  • NB gets in win column with late stand

     JEFFERSONTOWN – If North Bullitt head coach Brett Newton had any question about the heart and determination of his football squad, those doubts were erased on a hot and humid Friday night.

         Coming off a pair of losses, North Bullitt would get an important 22-20 victory over the Jeffersontown Chargers.

         But the victory wasn’t sealed until the final buzzer as a 26-yard field goal was just wide left.

  • 9/11 Not Forgotten

    SHEPHERDSVILLE - Bullitt County's down-home charm and sturdy patriotism have helped lay a foundation for a new 9/11 memorial.

    The American Fallen Warriors Memorial Foundation (AFWMF) Gold Star 11 Tour stopped at Shepherdsville City Park on its way to a new memorial site in Kansas City.

    The tour featured anchor stones from the World Trade Center slurry wall that are being transported as part of the new memorial.

  • New MW plant causing stink for some residents

     The new sewer treatment plant is causing quite a stink for some residents of Mount Washington.

    At the last city council meeting Aug. 25 resident Marshall McKinley, who lives on Becky McKinley Avenue, addressed the council about the issue.

    “I’ve been in the same house for 35 years,” he said. “Since the revamp of the sewer plant there’s evenings we just can’t go outside.”

    McKinley told the council he understands that the city’s growing, but he said something needs to be done to resolve the stench.

  • ROADSHOW for the week beginning Sept. 9, 2013

     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. 

  • Shepherdsville again met with zoning question

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - For a second straight meeting, a packed room listened as the Shepherdsville City Council discussed legalities of a potential rezoning in the Settlers Gap neighborhood near Bullitt Central High School.

    Cutting to the chase, the council agreed to send the issue to Bullitt County Planning and Zoning, along with a letter to the Bullitt County Attorney’s office to search for any legal descriptions of the property in question.

  • Kimmel, Schrader, Hessert top drivers list for ARCA Fall Classic at Salem

     SALEM, Ind. – The ultimate challenge of 200 laps on the demanding Salem high banks faces ARCA Racing Series veterans and rookies in the Kentuckiana Ford Dealers ARCA Fall Classic presented by Federated Car Care on Saturday night.

    Entries and story lines are loading up for the 94th running of the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour at Salem Speedway Fueled by the Hoosier Lottery, the final ARCA short-track race of the season.

  • Little Flock will have a lot of wild activities this week

     Even though summer is coming to an end, there’s lots more fun to be had at Adventure Weekend at Little Flock Baptist Church.

    The church is located at 5515 N Preston Hwy in Shepherdsville.

    A lot of the events will feature well-known speaker Jay Lowder who puts on these adventure weekends across the country, said Mark Vincent, who is the director of Adventure Weekend.

  • BC hangs on late to beat Trojans on road

     OKOLONA – Surviving a furious rally from Southern, the Bullitt Central Cougars moved to 2-0 this season with a 22-21 victory on Friday.

         Bullitt Central had a 22-7 lead entering the fourth quarter, but gave up two late scores. The final points were scored by the Trojans at the 6:15 mark, but then the defense made a big stand late to seal the win, the seventh in a row over their northern neighbors.

  • Flurry of county contests at North

     HEBRON ESTATES – In a fall season with only a limited number of intra-county battles, a number of those contests will be conducted on Monday and Tuesday of this week at either North Bullitt High School or Heritage Hill Golf Course.

  • Ellis Foundation to benefit from MW BBQ festival

     Very soon the Mount Washington community will be coming together for a day of fun lickin’ fun, but also to benefit a good cause.