•  HEBRON ESTATES - It's a quite a long field trip for Bullitt County students.

    Freedom Elementary fourth graders visited pre-history New York State thanks to a citizen research project coordinated by the Museum of Earth in Ithaca.

    "The project involved my students conducting actual research," said teacher Michelle Hendricks. "Sifting through matrix from a site in New York where a 12,000-year-old Mastodon skeleton was found using special techniques."

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE – If you don’t like the weather in the Ohio Valley, just stick around for 24 hours.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - State Farm Insurance not only awards safe driving but encourages local students to become safe drivers.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - Students at Shepherdsville Elementary used their skullcaps to come up with a service project to help the VFW 5710 Women’s Auxiliary.

  •  The cost of food in America remains affordable.

    According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service, American consumers spend, on average, just over 10 percent of their disposable income for food.

    According to Mark Haney, Kentucky Farm Bureau President, that means the average household will have earned enough disposable income, that portion of income available for spending or saving, to pay for its annual food supply in about seven weeks.

  •  The 42nd annual Irene Carroll Scholarship Luncheon and Style Show will be held on Saturday, March 23, at Paroquet Springs Conference Centre.

  •  Pleasant Grove Elementary students and their families recently gathered with PGES staff at the Mount Washington Kroger for Family Math Night. 

  •  NICHOLS - Proud To Be Me Week was hosted by Nichols Elementary to allow students an opportunity to proudly show who they are.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - When the Eastside Middle School Dance Team kicked off its 2012-2013 season last year no one could have expected the Eaglettes to win a championship title. 

  •  Winners were named in the American Red Cross Valentine Gala packages.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - Bullitt County’s craving is over!

  •  LOUISVILLE - They are the mended hearts who are helping to mend hearts.

  •  The following results were from the Middle School Governor’s Cup academic competition for District 41:

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - A house party recently landed a Mount Washington man and 16 young adults in jail. 

  •  HILLVIEW – Police officers have a main goal of helping and protecting people.

  •  Workers were busy last week at Vine Hill Baptist Church, which is located on Highway 245 across from Bernheim Forest.

    The wooden cross that sat atop the church for many years had begun to deteriorate and church members decided it was time to replace it

    A new steeple was installed last week and pastor Greg Crenshaw took these pictures of the occasion.

  •  CLERMONT - Bernheim Middle School students celebrated a special breakfast with their grandparents.

    About 100 visitors joined students in the Bernheim Cafe.

    Momento photographs were taken, and grandparents joined students to visit the school's book fair.

    Principal Bobby Hart credited grandparents and all Bernheim families for their school participation throughout the semester.

    "Our community involvement is at an all-time high," Hart said.

  •  BROOKS - Brooks Elementary hosted a Family Fitness Night in conjunction with grant funding from the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative (OVEC) Project BALANCE.

    Sarah Adkins, a Brooks teacher and OVEC Project Balance Healthy Lifestyle coach, said the grant was offered to improve and increase students' daily physical activity, cardiovascular fitness levels and healthy eating habits.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer stepped up to the plate for Bullitt County.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - What better why to find out how high schools are getting students ready for college and careers than to go straight to the customers?