• Engagement: Jeffries-Gamblin

    Mike and Karen Jeffries of Pleasureville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha Kaye Jeffries of Louisville to Joshua Carl Gamblin of Louisville.

    She is the granddaughter of the late O.L. and Annie Jeffries, and the late Johnny and Exie Harrod.

    He is the son of Calvin and Sandra Gamblin of Nortonville; and grandson of the late Joe and Pricilla Cunningham, and the late Carl Gamblin and Wilma Noffsinger.

  • Engagement: Laws-Marshall

    James Barnes of Waddy and Myrna Cornish of Lebanon Junction announce the engagement of their daughter, Tanya M. Laws to Earl Allen Marshall Jr., both of Shelbyville. He is the son of Earl and Barbara Marshall of Shelbyville.

    She is a 1996 graduate of Shelby County High School and is self-employed in home health.

    He is 1989 graduate of Shelby County High School and is a self-employed private investigator.

    The wedding will take place at 4 p.m., June 21, 2014, at Clay Street Baptist Church.

    All friends and family are invited.

  • Corpus Christi students join New Breed

    New Breed, the hometown band, performed at the Corpus Christi music fest on the Simpsonville Park grounds. Students joined the band as they performed.

  • History buffs learn about the dead

    Members of the Shelby County Historical Society heard Stories Behind the Stones at Grove Hill Cemetery for its May 22 program. They walked a brief distance to see stones that had been restored, while seeing the monuments of several individuals, including Julia Tevis, founder of Science Hill School, and Josephus Wilson, one of the three landowners involved in the formation of the cemetery.


  • Honoring their relatives
  • Shelbyville Fountain ready for spring
  • Walking for a cure
  • 2014 Cornerstone Christian Academy prom

    Cornerstone Christian Academy’s prom was held in Eminence. The evening began with a red carpet entrance and ended with a surprise fireworks show. The junior class organized the event.

  • 50th anniversary: Redmon

    Donald and Margaret Redmon, of Cropper, have been married for 50 years. The couple was married May 15, 1964 in Shelbyville. She is the former Margaret Smith.

    He is retired from Ford Motor Company and she is retired from Multi Purpose CAA.

    They are the parents of Darren (Mitzi) Redmon of Southville, and Todd Redmon of Bagdad. They have six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

    They celebrated with a family dinner.

  • Organizers hoping for dry Relay for Life

    The 2014 Shelby County Relay for Life is set for today and organizers say they hope the rain will hold off, though that’s not likely with a 40 percent chance of showers, gusting winds and cooler temperatures.

    The forecast is one reason that Sonia Roach, co-chair, said she does not expect too much decoration at the Relay, which is the American Cancer Society’s signature fundraising event.