Today's News

  • Bell places 8th in nation


    McKenzie Bell, a sophomore at Spencer County High School, placed 8th in the entire country at Junior Olympic Games Nationals in the 15/16-year-old 800 meter dash earlier this summer.

  • Lady Bears off to impressive start with 6-3 record


    The Spencer County Lady Bears look much improved from last season, opening the year with a 6-3 record. Last week they took a victory over Walden before hosting Collins for their first district matchup. The Lady Titans took the contest, 3 games to none before a large and vocal home crowd. The Lady Bears bounced back by going 2-2 in an event over the weekend.

  • Bears fall to Bullitt Central


    Miscues keep offense from normal output

    The last time they played in Shepherdsville, the Spencer County Bears put up record-setting numbers during an offensive assault that netted nearly 750 rushing yards on the way to a 77-42 win over Bullitt Central two years ago. The return trip Friday night was not as kind to the Bears, as they struggled on both sides of the ball on their way to a 38-13 loss.

  • Henry, local business leader dies


    Taylorsville lost a prominent face from the business community this past weekend with the passing of Rachel Greenwell Henry, 58. Henry, along with her sister Jennifer Baxter, owned and operated Greenwell’s Propane Gas that was started by her father and uncle more than 60 years ago.

  • Church Happenings - Week of August 23, 2017

    Plum Creek Baptist Family Night kick-off

    Plum Creek Baptist Church will kick off their Wednesday night programming with a kick-off Party on Wednesday, August 30 at 5:30 p.m. There will be food, games and fellowship.

  • Sympathy is not a substitute for action

    We do not have to look very far to find someone that needs a miracle. Many are suffering some type of crisis with everything from health problems, their children, and grieving over a loss, to finances, marriage issues and addictions. When difficult situations are presented, we become sympathetic, but how often do we consider that God may have brought these individuals to our attention so that we can not only pray but to intervene and help meet their needs? Instead of just discussing the situation and having pity, maybe we can become the miracle they are praying for.

  • Sports Briefs - Week of August 23, 2017

    Youth Dance Clinic

    The High School Dance Team is holding a dance clinic on Saturday, August 26th for youth. During the clinic, young dancers will learn a routine that they will perform at the SCHS home football game on September 8. Dancers should wear comfortable clothes and tennis shoes. The cost is $25 per person, which includes the clinic, lunch and a t-shirt to perform in. The clinic will be from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at Spencer County High School

  • Bears soccer open with win


    Adam Nation, #10, shown here controlling the ball against two defenders during an earlier scrimmage, had a big day for the Bears as they won their opening game of the season, 5-1 over Henry County. Nation scored four goals and recorded an assist during the victory. Daphon Degree scored the other goal for the Bears while Alex Coomes, Aaron Lester and Jacob Nichols also recorded assists.  Andres Rubio was solid in the net, surrendering just one goal. The Bears will host Pleasure Ridge Park this Saturday at 2 p.m.

  • Volleyball team wins first three


    The Spencer County Lady Bears Volleyball Team got their season off to a great start last week, winning all three matches.

    The girls traveled to Eminence, where theY dispatched the Lady WarriArs two games to one. After dropping the first set, they rebounded to win the second, 25-12, and the third, 25-20.

    Also last week, they defeated Portland Christian three sets to none, and took a 2-1 victory over Waggener, winning the first set 25-15, losing the second 25-18, and winning the deciding set, 25-19.

  • Lady Bears stumble in two games to open season


    The Spencer County Lady Bears got their season off to a rough start last week, dropping a 5-2 decision at Henry County  and then losing 8-1 at Bullitt East last Wednesday. In the Henry County game, the Lady Bears got goals from Katelyn Brentzel and Morgan Lurie, with Sara Stine recording an assist. Against Bullitt East, the lone Spencer County goal came off the foot of Sara Williamson, following an assist from Alyssa Beard.