•  Nearly one half of all cases of breast cancer in women 50 years and older and more than 70 percent of cases in women younger than 50 years are discovered by women themselves, frequently unintentionally. 

  •  During a woman’s life, she has different changes in her breast. She might have more lumpiness during her period or may have breast problems, like a mastitis (a breast infection), while breastfeeding. 

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - A Christian-based pregnancy assistance organization will soon celebrate its new Bullitt County location.

    A New Hope Pregnancy Resource Center is now available to new and future parents dealing with various pregnancy issues.

    The non-profit organization's mission is educating and encouraging a Biblical plan for abstinence and marriage.

    Director Angela Davis said all programs were free and confidential, discussing specific needs and options for all pregnancies, including unplanned or unwanted situations.

  •  Members of the Teen Court panel was sworn into duty recently by Bullitt District Judge Jennifer Porter. 

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - The life of a foster parent in today’s society seems as difficult as the foster child’s.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - Two dozen Eastside Middle School archers shot for the stars recently as they competed with teams from around the globe in the third annual National Archery in the Schools Program World Tournament. 

  •   The recipe for this week is courtesy of Bob Evans Family Restaurant.

    Fast Family Dinners

    Don’t let the back-to-school frenzy put a damper on dinner plans. Soccer, dance, football and piano lessons don’t have to keep the family from sitting down for a meal together.

    Try some of these quick dinner tips and easy recipes for a delicious family dinner - fast.

  • CLERMONT – The leaves are beginning to change and that can mean only one thing—fall is here.

    This weekend Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest will celebrate the season with an annual event that has become synonymous with the spectacle of nature’s changing colors.

    The 16th annual ColorFest will return to Bernheim this Saturday and Sunday and everyone’s invited.

    The festivities will take place Saturday, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon until five.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - It’s hard to do research when the computers available could be considered historic themselves.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - Would you be interested in a low-cost wedding? In December? At a local school? In the name of education?

  •  Brunch is the ultimate way to gather friends and celebrate special occasions.

    Instead of going out, host your brunch at home where you can relax and make everything delicious with your favorite flavors from McCormick.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - When season 14 of “The Ultimate Fighter” mixed martial arts reality series premiered last week on Spike TV, millions of Americans tuned in to see some of the best fighters in the world duke it out for a chance to win a lucrative Ultimate Fighting Championship contract. 

  •  HILLVIEW - What would you do to appear on national television?

  •  ATLANTA – Youth everywhere are already dreading the end of summer vacation.

    Sprite is here to help students swing back into the school year with newly refurbished recreational spaces.

    The Sprite Spark Parks Project for Schools program is giving local schools across the country the opportunity to liven up areas on their campuses where students can play, stay fit and be refreshed all school year long.

  •  SHEPHERDSVILLE - Knowledge is a powerful tool. The Bullitt County Health Department (BCHD) staff is acutely aware of the need for continuous improvement not only for the health department as a whole, but also, for each individual that makes up the health department team. Continuing education is for everyone-everywhere. Some know this a lifelong learning.

  •  There are now a total of eight Bullitt County Public Schools with Energy Star status.

    District Energy Manager Andrea Rock presented the latest Energy Star award to Overdale Elementary School during the August 2011 meeting of the Bullitt County Board of Education.

  •  MOUNT WASHINGTON - The Eastside Middle School Cheerleaders have been very busy preparing for games and competition.  However, they are most proud of the fact that not only do they cheer on their school but they give back and cheer on the community as well.

  •  There’s nothing quite like a bowl of hot, savory soup to warm things up on a chilly day.

  • To recognize and thank veterans for their dedication and commitment to service, DSP is proud to offer a FREE classroom course to ALL veterans—regardless of age—from November 1 through November 30, 2011. To ensure that this promotion is successful and smooth, here are five key details you need to know: ,

     Cars have changed and so have traffic rules, driving conditions, and the roads we drive on every day. The AARP Driver Safety Program covers:

    ·Defensive driving techniques, new traffic laws and rules of the road

  • MOUNT WASHINGTON - For Bullitt East High School students who want to make a difference in their community, get involved in local government and participate in hands-on initiatives to revitalize downtown Mount Washington, the Mount Washington Main Street program has just the thing.