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City of Bardstown issues boil water advisory for Botland area customers

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Nov. 28, 2022 — The City of Bardstown is issuing a “Boil Water Advisory” for the following locations: Bardstown Road, US 150, from 8339 to the Nelson County Line. 1742-4585, Cane Run Road. Connor Road. Croakes Station Road (all addresses up to 1374) Fredericktown Road Green Street Hillcrest […]

November 28th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,City Government,Health,News | Read More »

Flaget Memorial Hospital reopens its 12-bed Skilled Nursing Unit

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Oct. 17, 2022 — Flaget Memorial Hospital recently reopened its Skilled Nursing Unit, a 12-bed unit that serves patients who need skilled nursing care after a hospital stay. The unit temporarily paused its services in September 2020 due to regulations from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services […]

October 17th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,Health,News | Read More »

CommonSpirit Health, Flaget Hospital, recovering from randsomware attack

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022 — CommonSpirit, the parent company of the CHI St. Joseph Health System and CHI Flaget Memorial Hospital, confirmed Wednesday that the company is working to recover from a ransomware cyberattack that has affected many of its hospitals across several states during the past two weeks […]

October 15th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Health,News,Public Safety,Tech | Read More »

City of Bardstown mosquito fogging program scheduled for this Wednesday

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Aug. 1, 2022 — The City of Bardstown will continue its Mosquito Fogging Program on the night of Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022, and will continue with the fogging every three weeks until the first frost of winter. The City will begin fogging, as weather permits, from dusk until […]

August 1st, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,City Government,Health,News,Public Safety | 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 »

Officials urge residents to be mindful of dangerously high outside temperatures

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, July 21, 2022 — The county’s Emergency Management office has issued a reminder to residents to remain aware of the dangerous heat our Central Kentucky continues to experience. Today’s high temperatures are expected to be around 95 degrees with heat index values as high as 109. Anyone who […]

July 21st, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

City has resolved issue that caused discolored water to some utility customers

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, July 14, 2022 — Some Bardstown water customers have been experience discolored water from their taps in recent weeks. According to the City of Bardstown, the discoloration is the result of manganese levels being higher than normal due to Sympson Lake’s low level. The water intake structure at […]

July 14th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,City Government,County government,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

Council OKs resolution making April child abuse & sexual assault awareness month

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Tuesday, March 22, 2022 — The Bardstown City Council started its meeting Tuesday evening with a proclamation recognizing that April is Child Abuse and Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. Dr. Jillian Carden, executive director with Elizabethtown-based Silverleaf, spoke to the council on the importance of education […]

March 23rd, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,City Government,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

Former Nelson County resident files lawsuit for forced COVID-19 quarantine

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Sunday, March 20, 2022 — The first Nelson County resident allegedly diagnosed with COVID-19 has filed a federal lawsuit against Nelson County officials, state agencies and University Hospital for the court-ordered and officer-enforced COVID-19 quarantine he and his family were subjected to in March 2020. The $650 million lawsuit […]

March 21st, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,County government,Health,News,Police / Fire / EMS,Public Safety,State government | Read More »

Flaget Memorial Hospital honors employees with DAISY and BEE awards

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Feb. 28, 2022 — Flaget Memorial Hospital has announced its DAISY AND BEE award winners for the most recently completed quarter. DAISY AWARD. Jackie Spalding RN, surgical services, of Bardstown, was named recipient of the Daisy Award for extraordinance patient care. A Flaget Memorial Hospital patient nominated Jackie […]

February 28th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »