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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 »

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 »

New drive-thru COVID-19 testing site opened at Towne Mall in Elizabethtown

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, Oct. 1, 2021 — A new drive-thru COVID-19 testing site is now open in Elizabethtown. Bluewater Diagnostic Laboratory in partnership with Baptist Health Hardin and the Lincoln Trail District Health Department (LTDHD), opened the site earlier this week. The new testing site is located at Towne Mall in […]

October 2nd, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

City of Bardstown mosquito fogging program rescheduled for this Wednesday

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Sept. 27, 2021 — Due to the weather conditions last Wednesday, the City of Bardstown did not conduct its Mosquito Fogging Program. The city has rescheduled the Mosquito Fogging Program for this Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021, and plans to continue every three weeks until the first frost. The […]

September 27th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,City Government,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

Nelson reports 42 new cases; county ranks 19th in total number of COVID-19 cases

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021 — With all but four counties in the “red” on the state COVID-19 incidence rate map, Nelson and surrounding counties are seeing lower numbers of new cases being reported. Of the state’s 120 counties, Nelson County still ranks 19th in the number of total COVID-19 […]

September 24th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Health,News,Public Safety,State government | Read More »

Two arrested on drug charges by KSP following Bluegrass Parkway traffic stop

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021 — Two men were arrested Tuesday on drug charges after the vehicle they were in was stopped by Kentucky State Police in the eastbound lanes of the Bluegrass Parkway near the 26 mile marker. While on patrol on the BG Tuesday, troopers stopped a Chevrolet […]

September 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Jail Logs,News,Police / Fire / EMS,Public Safety | Read More »

Parents tell board of their opposition to Bardstown City Schools’ masking mandate

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 — A group of parents attended Tuesday’s noon-time meeting of the Bardstown Board of Education to sound their opposition to the district’s policy to require the wearing of masks in the schools. The group of parents talked about the health issues of wearing […]

September 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Education,Health,News,Politics,Public Safety,State government | Read More »

COVID-19 update: Health dept. reports 82 new cases reported in Nelson County

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Sept. 20, 2021 — Nelson County reported 82 new COVID-19 on Monday afternoon. This is on top of the 74 new cases reported last Thursday afternoon. The new cases bring the county’s case total to 7,358, with 344 of those active and being tracked. The county has recorded […]

September 20th, 2021 | Posted in Breaking News,Community News,Health,News,Public Safety | Read More »

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