Today's News

  • Spencer County proud

    Cody Milburn wasn’t looking for fame or pats on the back when he initiated a drive to collect water, food, and other items to help the people of southeast Texas recover from historic flooding in the wake of Hurricane Harvey last week.

    His intentions weren’t self-serving, but were about serving those in need.

    But perhaps they will also serve as reminders that when tragedy strikes, our best possible response should be empathy, compassion and yes - action.

  • Church Happenings - Week of Se[tember 6, 2017

    Plum Creek Baptist to host Hometown Heroes

    Plum Creek Baptist Church invites the community to “Hometown Heroes,” a community celebration to honor the heroes of 9/11 and honor local heroes and first responders. Everyone is invited to the event on Sunday, September 10 from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. with fireworks beginning around 8 p.m. The day will also include free food, games, a car cruise, live music and prizes.

    Fall Revival at Second Baptist Church

  • Don’t join club of complainers

    Have you ever read this verse in the Bible? “Man who is born of a woman is few of days and full of trouble.” (Job 14:1 ESV)  Now Job is a man who had plenty of troubles, so I can understand how he comes to this conclusion.  But then it occurred to me, I hear a lot of people with the same complaint.

  • Bears fall hard to B.E. 56-8


    Vaunted rushing attack has all but vanished

    The past couple of seasons, it’s not been uncommon to see lopsided scores in the fourth quarter of Spencer County High School football games. However, until this season, the bowed and dejected heads are usually on the other sideline.
    On Thursday night, it was the Bears who seemed demoralized during a 56-8 loss at home to rival Bullitt East. That’s just one week after a 38-13 loss to Bullitt Central.

  • Lady Bears Soccer


    The Spencer County Lady Bears soccer team dropped to 1-5 on the season with a 5-1 loss at home to Thomas Nelson last Wednesday evening.

    The Lady Bears will travel to Franklin County Wednesday and will be at Louisville Collegiate on Thursday.

  • KORT Physical Therapy’s Open House


    KORT Physical Therapy’s Open House to celebrate their expansion was held Friday, August 18th in Taylorsville.

  • One Stop Smile Shop grand opening


    Dr. Lynn Shelburne, DMD, recently re-opened her dental practice, One Stop Smile Shop, and she celebrated the grand opening with a Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting. One Stop Smile Shop is located at 1477 Bloomfield Road in Taylorsville. New patients are welcome and appointments may be made by calling (502) 902-6120.

  • Adept IT Solutions & Computer Repair celebrated their grand opening


    Adept IT Solutions & Computer Repair celebrated their grand opening recently with a Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting. Adept Computers is located at 3 West Main Street in Taylorsville and owner, Anthony Hilbert, may be reached at (502) 408-7468 or arhilbert@gmail.com. 

    Adept Computers is open for business on Wed., Thurs., and Friday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., or on Saturday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Onsite appointments are reserved for Tuesdays.

  • Chamber of Commerce Network After Work


    The Taylorsville-Spencer County Chamber of Commerce met at Legacy Restaurant at Elk Creek recently for a Network After Work event.

  • Local relief convoy aids Harvey victims


    Houston and parts of southwest Texas continue to dry out and rebuild following historic flooding brought on by Hurricane Harvey late last month. But a flood of local goodwill delivered by some Spencer Countians will make the job easier.