Today's News

  • THS 1957 class holds reunion


    Six decades of service have marked careers of members of the Taylorsville High School Class of 1957.  That group held a 60th class reunion at the Masonic Lodge in Taylorsville on Saturday, Oct. 7.

    The event was held in conjunction with the monthly Masonic Breakfast at Masonic Lodge 210, and also in conjunction with the annual Spencer County Octobefest.

  • 4-H Shooting Competition results


  • Flyers soar past Bears, 20-0


    With just two games left in the regular season, the Spencer County Bears are limping into their bye week, coming off a 20-0 loss at home to Franklin County. The 2-6 Bears have suffered a number of injuries, especially on offense, and while they hope to salvage a playoff spot with wins in their final two games, the team is also looking to build toward the future.

    “You learn a lot about your team  in difficult times,” said Bears Coach Mike Marksbury, who praised his team for continuing to battle hard each week.

  • Church Happenings - Week of October 4, 2017

    First Baptist Church Yard Sale

    First Baptist Church will be having a yard sale on Friday and Saturday, October 6-7 in the church fellowship hall from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. There will be all kinds of items, including furniture, clothing, shoes, toys, electronics, etc. Proceeds will be used to help finance their Kentucky Changers Mission Trip. For more information, call 477-8197.

    Revival will focus on End Times

  • Dreams that make a difference

    Last night I woke up laughing from a dream.  What I remember most vividly is an out of place baby elephant sitting in a watering trough spraying water all over my poor wife. Thinking about it even now I can’t help but chuckle, but I don’t know if I could explain it fully.  You’d have to know about the little white bull and the muddy cowboy for it to make sense.

  • See You At The Pole


    A number of students at Spencer County High School arrived early for school last Wednesday to meet for the annual See You At The Pole prayer rally.

  • It’s time to revamp college athletics, baby!

    For nearly four decades, Dick Vitale has been the voice of college basketball. Yes, he can be loud and annoying, but he gave college basketball a shot in the arm publicity wise in the 1980s that helped elevate it to one of America’s most watched sports.

    Unfortunately, it wasn’t just his voice Vitale lent to the game, but also his mindset.

  • Cross Country compete in Titan Classic


    The Spencer County Elementary and Middle School Cross Country teams competed in the 7th Annual Titan Classic at Collins High School on September 23, and brought home six individual medals and the boys team placed first overall.

  • Lady Bears Soccer


    The Lady Bears improved to 4-10 on the season with a 5-4 win  over Western Hills last Thursday. The Lady Bears will close out their regular season Wednesday when they host Iroquois at 6 p.m.

  • Spencer County Bears Soccer


    The Spencer County Bears Soccer Team improved to 7-5 on the season last week with a 7-1 district win over Shelby County and a 4-3 win over Marshall County. The Bears did lose 3-2 to North Hopkins-Madisonville over the weekend, and battled to a 2-2 tie at Bullitt East last week as well.

    The boys will wrap up the regular season this week. They were to host Bullitt Central on Tuesday, will be at Bardstown on Wednesday and at North Oldham on Saturday.