Today's News

  • Gourd Art Show is this weekend


  • What's Happening

    Habitat For Humanity Golf Scramble

    The 13th annual Spencer County Habitat Golf Scramble will be held June 2 at Tanglewood Golf Course. Registration begins at 7 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. You’re invited to join them for a great day of golf, a delicious lunch provided by All Saints Knights of Columbus and the chance to win some wonderful door prizes, all while supporting a great cause. Registration forms are available at spencercountyhfh.com or contact Steve at president@spencercountyhth.com or 502-507-3940.
    City of Taylorsville sponsoring

  • SCES hires new Principal


  • Life is precious and sacred

    Life is precious. We learn that in various ways and from different people. This week, we’re reminded about the value of life from a Spencer County couple who suffered through a miscarriage and the loss of their preborn daughter.
    Thankfully, the mother will be holding their 6-week old daughter tightly on Mother’s Day, with a greater understanding than many of us may have – that life is indeed precious.

  • Tipton: Spencer bridges are road project priorities

    Four bridges are on the state’s list to be replaced or refurbished in Spencer County over the coming two years.
    State Representative James Tipton, R-53rd, told members of the Spencer County Fiscal Court Monday that bridge projects in Spencer County are the priority in the state’s road plan.

  • A mom’s sorrow turns to joy


  • Urban sprawl hits home

    Rapid growth has returned to Spencer County after the recession of a decade ago, but it’s development in southeastern Jefferson County that could have a major impact on a number of residents here.
    A large housing development in the works in the Fisherville area could make the morning commute, that thousands of Spencer Countians make everyday to their jobs in Louisville, an even bigger headache than it already is.

  • Kidnapping suspects indicted

    Two Franklin County residents were indicted on numerous charges earlier this month stemming from a February incident where they allegedly kidnapped a woman and brought her to Spencer County, where they told her they intended to harm her.

  • Hitting all the right notes


  • A Bluegrass Bucket List

    My wife I just returned from a trip to Arizona where we took in the splendor of the Grand Canyon, among other interesting sites.
    The Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring site and is probably one of the few things in this world that actually lives up to its hype.
    There’s a lot of diversity in Arizona, from the deserts in the south, to the more appealing (at least to me) northern portion that includes the red rocks of Sedona and the ponderosa pine forests of the canyon area.