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Bullitt County Schools employee accused of child sex abuse
The exact allegations haven’t been made public, but the district said everything happened off school property.
WAVE Country trees, cars, houses could be impacted by flash freeze
KY police officers awarded for helping save 6-week-old baby’s life
Part of Interstate 65 closed following deadly accident
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet confirms part of Interstate 65 is closed in Bullitt County, due to a deadly accident.
Published January 13, 2019 at 3:53 PM
Person dies on I-65 South after 2 separate crashes in Bullitt County
It happened near the exit for Clermont and Bardstown, between Shepherdsville and Lebanon Junction.
Published January 11, 2019 at 9:58 PM
3 from WAVE Country nabbed in Laurel Co. drug bust
Laurel County authorities say they were bringing a large amount of crystal meth into the area.
Published January 11, 2019 at 1:45 PM
KY step-brothers arrested following wild police chase
During the chase, police said the men ran a school bus off the road and tried to ram an officer’s cruiser.
Becca Gibson and
Published January 10, 2019 at 10:20 PM
Teacher pleads not guilty after juveniles found with alcohol, marijuana at New Year’s Eve party
A Jefferson County Public Schools teacher has been charged with multiple counts of unlawful transaction with a minor appeared in a Bullitt County courtroom Thursday.
Published January 10, 2019 at 1:18 PM
Courts employee charged with drug possession after shoplifting arrest
Louisville Metro police found the drugs after placing her under arrested for shoplifting
Published January 7, 2019 at 12:56 PM
'Adulting Day' teaches Bullitt Central seniors lessons for grown-ups
New VA clinic to open in Fort Knox in 2020
New interchange planned for I-65 in Shepherdsville
Dogs and pig save sleeping woman from Bullitt Co. house fire
“She had three dogs and a pig,” said Zoneton Fire Marshal Kevin Mouton. “They were all in a kennel while she was asleep in bed during the fire. What woke her was the animals.”
Published January 6, 2019 at 12:21 AM
Louisville woman sentenced for killing man in hit and run crash
Emily Hickey pleaded guilty to reckless homicide in the death of 29-year-old Berry Bergin.
Published January 4, 2019 at 10:38 PM
All I-65 lanes reopened in Bullitt County following crash, FedEx truck leaking acid
The wreck happened around 6 p.m. at the 111 mile marker in the northbound lanes.
Published January 4, 2019 at 12:39 AM
Minors with alcohol, pot found at party hosted by JCPS teacher
According to police, 14 juveniles were among the more than three dozen people found inside the Bullitt County home.
Charles Gazaway and
Published January 2, 2019 at 3:18 PM
Funeral arrangements announced for LMPD detective killed in line of duty
Louisville Metro Police released the funeral arrangements and visitation for Detective Deidre Mengedoht, who was killed in a crash on Christmas Eve.
Published December 27, 2018 at 5:05 PM
Corrections officer suspended for punching Bullitt County Jail inmate; investigation closed
The inmate's attorney said criminal charges should be filed because his client was knocked unconscious and suffered a brain injury.
Published December 19, 2018 at 5:20 PM
Untied shoelace, a fall, and broken arm leads to something more serious
They found out DJ broke his humerus bone -- but the doctors noticed something else.
Community supporting KY family of four-year-old with terminal brain cancer
A WAVE Country family dealing with some serious heartbreak this season is trying to make the most of it.
Bullitt Co. men live like homeless to raise awareness
Joe Bohannon and his friend Tom are spending 12 nights out in the cold to raise awareness for those without a home.
‘Adulting Day’ teaches local high school seniors how to cook, change a tire, pay bills
Bullitt Central High School seniors had time to spend on topics other than math and English during an Adulting Day event Wednesday.
Portions of Shepherdsville under boil water advisory
It's unclear when the boil water advisory will be lifted.
Published December 12, 2018 at 6:41 PM
Bullitt County daycare under investigation for alleged child abuse
The daycare under investigation is the Notebook Learning Center off of Burkland Blvd. in Shepherdsville.
Published December 11, 2018 at 7:11 PM
Shepherdsville men spend 12 nights outside to raise funds, awareness about homelessness
During the 12 days the men are sleeping outside, they’ll also be taking donations at several area businesses.
Published December 10, 2018 at 4:50 PM
Santa Claus kicks off tour of Zoneton
Thursday night, he will join the Zoneton Fire Department and ride on an engine with thousands of holiday lights.
Published December 6, 2018 at 6:07 PM
Construction starts on I-65 interchange in Bullitt County
For years people in Bullitt County have complained about the traffic on Interstate 65. That will all change because construction on a new interchange has started.
Published December 6, 2018 at 1:42 PM
Bullitt Central High School principal suspended
This is Huber’s second year as principal of Bullitt Central.
Published November 27, 2018 at 11:20 PM
Father sentenced in death of infant son
Another arrest made in connection to Washington Co. drug overdose death
Juvenile accused of shooting, killing teen while playing video game will spend another year in custody
Court proceedings about escape of inmate to move forward after WAVE 3 News Troubleshooter investigation
‘I wish we could have walked away’: Covington Catholic student in exclusive interview with TODAY Show
John P. Wise
Hotel, convention center coming to former Eagle Cotton Mill
Ex-UofL coach, State Farm agent heard using racial slur on phone call about lawsuit
Imagine you get in a car crash, and find out you don’t have the kind of insurance you need. What’s more, the company claims you knew that all along.
Published November 20, 2018 at 5:30 PM
Name of man killed on I-65 crash in Bullitt County released
All lanes of Interstate 65 northbound are shut down in Bullitt County due to a deadly wreck.
Published November 19, 2018 at 9:31 PM
Dusty Witherspoon: Bullitt County teacher fired after allegedly threatening school
A Bullitt County teacher was fired Friday, about two weeks after she allegedly made a threat toward Bullitt Central High School.
John P. Wise
Published November 16, 2018 at 9:26 AM
KSP investigating missing funds at Bullitt Central High School athletic boosters
At least one of the school teams noticed checks not clearing in August.
Published November 14, 2018 at 1:40 PM
BCPS honored for progress towards energy saving goals
BCPS superintendent Jesse Bacon says the money saved ensures more funds for classrooms, students and teachers.
Published November 13, 2018 at 7:02 PM
Man charged with murder in Bullitt County shooting
A man is charged with murder after a shooting in Bullitt County on Saturday morning.
Published November 10, 2018 at 2:16 PM
Former Bullitt County sheriff found not guilty
A former Bullitt County sheriff has been found not guilty on federal charges in connection to a pot ring.
Published November 8, 2018 at 9:52 PM
Bullitt County court order changes polling place for 76 voters in Pleasant Grove
Voters who live in the Pleasant Grove community on the following four roads were “improperly coded” into Mt. Washington.
Published November 6, 2018 at 6:42 PM
Wreck leads Shepherdsville Police to drug arrests
In the process of investigating a wreck early Saturday morning, police say they found nearly one pound of meth, which led to two arrests.
Published November 3, 2018 at 11:20 AM
Suspended employee arrested for making threat that caused school lockdown
Shepherdsville police say the threat was made in a text message.
Published October 31, 2018 at 2:16 PM
Now Hiring: Amazon looking to fill jobs at all 3 area locations
The online commerce giant’s fulfillment centers in Jeffersonville and Shepherdsville have openings for warehouse team members, as does Amazon’s Louisville location.
John P. Wise
Published October 23, 2018 at 4:28 PM
WAVE Country volunteers headed to help Hurricane Michael victims
One day after President Trump surveyed the catastrophic damage in Florida and Georgia from Hurricane Michael, people around WAVE Country are also headed to the area to help.
Published October 16, 2018 at 3:41 PM
Charlee Campbell: Grandmother of 2-year-old lost in KY woods for 30+ hours charged again
Police said Beth Campbell admitted to doing meth in the hours before Charlee disappeared, while she was supposed to be watching the child.
Published August 16, 2018 at 5:24 PM
Woman says man tried to steal her car after she stopped for roadway obstruction
The incident happened on Zoneton Road near Stave Mill Road around 1 a.m. Aug. 12.
Published August 14, 2018 at 8:03 PM
Shepherdsville PD receives K-9 resuscitation kit donation
K-9 officers in the Shepherdsville Police Department received a donation of life-saving equipment recently.
Published August 13, 2018 at 5:57 PM
New Bullitt County superintendent ready for new school year
Bullitt County Schools new superintendent, Jesse Bacon is ready to tackle the school year.
Published August 7, 2018 at 3:54 PM
New law brings changes for child marriage in Kentucky
Recent reports show Kentucky has one of the highest rates of child marriages in the United States, but that's about to change.
Published July 19, 2018 at 5:04 AM
Charlee Campbell: Family says negligence did not lead to toddler's disappearance
Police doubt she was in the woods the whole time, but the family said there's nothing more to the story.
Published June 11, 2018 at 11:22 PM