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Nelson County Gazette’s classified ad system temporarily offline

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 — A software update for the Nelson County Gazette’s classified ad system installed late Thursday has resulted in the classified ad system going offline. As a result of the loss, all ad data posted recently has been lost. The Gazette is in contact with the […]

October 15th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,News,Tech | Read More »

Video: Bradford & Brooks hosts tourism director to discuss post-pandemic tourism

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021 — Samantha Brady, the executive director of the Bardstown-Nelson County tourist commission, was the studio guest Wednesday on WBRT’s “Bradford & Brooks” radio show. -30-

October 15th, 2021 | Posted in Bourbon-related,Bradford & Brooks,Breaking News,Business News,News,Video | Read More »

Council OKs resolution observing October as domestic violence awareness month

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021 — The Bardstown City Council approved a resolution Tuesday night recognizing the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Tuesday’s virtual council meeting featured Shonna Sheckles, who serves as a legal court advocate for Springhaven, a domestic violence shelter based in Elizabethtown. […]

October 13th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,City Government,News,State government | Read More »

Radio club to administer FCC Amateur Radio examinations Saturday, Oct. 23rd

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021 — American Legion Post 42 will conduct an Amateur Radio License Exam session at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, at the Bingo Center, 126 Keystone Ave in Bardstown. Testing candidates must preregister with the FCC and obtain an FRN number. Candidates must bring the […]

October 12th, 2021 | Posted in Community News,News,Public Safety,State government,Tech | Read More »

Ignore social media chatter: COVID vaccines don’t affect a woman’s fertility

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Oct. 11, 2021 — There is a common misconception that the COVID-19 vaccine impacts a woman’s ability to have children. However, there is no evidence that any vaccine, including the COVID-19 vaccine affects a woman’s fertility. Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or trying to become pregnant are encouraged […]

October 11th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

Video: Nelson Fiscal Court, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021 — complete meeting

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, Aug. 20, 2021 — Video of Nelson Fiscal Court’s regular meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, in person. The court approved a list of surplus equipment; approved after discussion giving the county’s essential workers a performance bonus from the county’s share of ARPA funds. Running time 40 minutes, 47 seconds. […]

October 9th, 2021 | Posted in Agriculture,Breaking News,County government,Nelson Fiscal Court,News,State government,Video | Read More »

Legislative update: Permanent mail-in renewal of drivers’ licenses now available

By JIMMY HIGDON14th District State Senator Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021 — As Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Transportation and Co-chair of the Interim Joint Committee on Transportation, I want to keep you up to date on the transition of driver’s licensing services from Circuit Clerk’s offices to Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) regional offices. […]

October 9th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,News,Politics,State government | Read More »

Bloomfield man facing manslaughter charge following Chaplin shooting death

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, Oct. 8, 2021 — A Bloomfield man is in jail facing a charge of second-degree manslaughter after police responded to a trouble call Thursday night in Chaplin. According to the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to 5347 Lawrenceburg Road just before 9 p.m. Thursday night for […]

October 8th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Jail Logs,News,Police / Fire / EMS,Public Safety | Read More »

COVID-19 update: New case downward trend continues across Lincoln Trail district

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021 — The number of new COVID-19 cases in Nelson County continues its downward trend based on the new data released Thursday afternoon by the Lincoln Trial District Health Department. NELSON COUNTY. There were 24 new COVID-19 cases reported Thursday in Nelson County, following 48 new […]

October 7th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

Video: Nelson Fiscal Court debates use of ARPA funds to reward county workers

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021 — Nelson Fiscal Court debated a proposal by Judge Executive Dean Watts to use part of the county’s $10.7 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds to provide performance pay to the county’s essential employees who worked day in and day out during the pandemic. After […]

October 6th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,County government,News | Read More »