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Bardstown theater group auditions set for Saturday at main library branch

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022 — A new community theater group in Nelson County is auditioning community members of all ages and types for “Fairytales at Wickland,” 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022, at the Main Branch of Nelson County Library. They are seeking community members of […]

September 22nd, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News,Entertainment | Read More »

General Assembly takes swift action to support Eastern Ky. flood recovery

By JIMMY HIGDON14th District Senator Saturday, Aug. 27, 2022 — Kentucky officials, residents and many from outside our state’s borders turned their full attention to the desperate needs of our fellow Kentuckians when historic flooding ravaged eastern Kentucky in July. Millions of donations poured in to aid in rescue and recovery efforts. Volunteers from far […]

August 27th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,Community News,News,Opinion,Politics,Public Safety,State government | Read More »

Higdon: Here’s how to get help to the flood victims in Eastern Kentucky

By JIMMMY HIGDON14th District State Senator Monday, Aug. 1, 2022 — Thursday’s flooding in eastern Kentucky exacted a devastating and deadly toll. As of Friday morning, 15 were confirmed dead, with the number expected to rise. Approximately 33,000 homes were left without power. A state of emergency was declared. Emergency management personnel and the Kentucky […]

August 1st, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News,Journalism,News,Opinion,Politics,Public Safety,State government | Read More »

2022 Nelson County Fair Pageant results

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July 29th, 2022 | Posted in Agriculture,Breaking News,Community News,Entertainment,News | Read More »

Local man serving as electronics tech on USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Wednesday, July 27, 2022 — A 2020 Thomas Nelson High School graduate from Bardstown is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise, Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC). Petty Officer 3rd Class Vance Williams is an electronics technician aboard USS Abraham Lincoln, […]

July 27th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News,News | Read More »

Flaget Birth Center receives $35,000 grant for labor and delivery care equipment

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIDOSTAFF REPORT Wednesday, July 27, 2022 — The Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation, on behalf of the Flaget Memorial Hospital, has received a $35,000 grant from WHAS Crusade for Children that will be used to purchase vital new equipment to better serve newborns at the hospital. The grant will be used to […]

July 27th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News,Health | Read More »

Louisville-area transportation company honors associate for 35 years of safety

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, July 14, 2022 — A Louisville transportation company recently honored a Bardstown man employed there for 35 years of safety. Denny Howell of Bardstown was recognized for his safe record with the company, which prides itself on a culture of safety. The company measures and monitors driver and […]

July 14th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,Community News,News | Read More »

Nelson County NAACP branch 3rd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet is June 25th

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, June 20, 2022 — The Nelson County Branch NAACP #3106 will hold their 3rd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2022, at 6:30 p.m., at St. Monica Parish Community Hall, 407 South Third Street, Bardstown. The banquet is a fundraising event to continue the […]

June 20th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News | Read More »

Full day of events set for 2022 Fairfield Homecoming on Saturday, June 26th

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, June 16, 2022 — You won’t want to miss the 2022 Fairfield Homecoming all day Saturday, June 25, 2022, at various locations in Fairfield. The Fairfield Cemetery Committee will be cooking with all sales proceeds going for maintenance and restoration of the Fairfield Cemetery. Additional homecoming attractions include: […]

June 16th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,City Government,Community News,Entertainment,Historic,News | Read More »

City garbage customers asked to have cans curbside by 6 a.m. on pickup days

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Tuesday, June 14, 2022 — The City of Bardstown is asking its garbage customers to have their garbage cans out by their curb by 6 a.m. on pickup days starting Wednesday, June 15, 2022, and continuing until further notice. The early pickup will allow the city’s sanitation workers to […]

June 14th, 2022 | Posted in City Government,Community News | Read More »