• Sgt. Elliott received medal

    Army Sgt. Major William E. Elliott (right) received the Defense Meritorious Service Medal. Elliott, an Army field band musician, was awarded the medal by Col. Timothy Holtan, Army field band commander, at Fort George G. Meade, Md. Elliott is a 1982 graduate of Shelby County High School and earned an bachelor's degree in 1987 from the University of Kentucky.

  • Airman Kays graduates basic training
  • I'm one: Conner Gayle Wiley

    Conner Gayle Wiley celebrated his first birthday May 30, 2014.

    He is the son of Timothy and Kayla Wiley of Shelbyville and has an older brother, Parker.

    Grandparents James and Karla Riddle and Gayle and Brenda Wiley, all of Shelbyville; great-grandparents are John and Peggy McCray of Middletown and Sue Riddle of Eastwood.

  • I'm one: Adam Christian

    Adam Christian celebrated his first birthday June 18, 2014.

    He is the son of John and Katie Christian of Shelbyville.

    Grandparents are Sherri Davis of Shelbyville, Dave Christian of Louisville, Sandy and Phillip Marshall of Sanders, Russell and Betsi Cunningham of Jeffersonville, Ind. Great-grandparent is Dorothy Roberts of Bedford.

  • Flag Day celebration

    A Flag Day celebration of the Isaac Shelby and Bland Ballard DAR chapters was held at Claudia Sanders. Cheryl Van Stockum (pictured) gave a presentation on Science Hill founder and teacher Julia Tevis. Regent Ann Morris welcomed members and guests and invited everyone to the August 21st meeting at the Hudson room of the public library.

  • Shelby County Car Club awards

    The Shelby County Car Club hosted a show at the Shelby County Fair Saturday, with many beautiful cars winning awards. There was also a cakewalk, with proceeds going to the Christmas Coats for Kids.






  • ‘Romantic Revel’ at library
  • Engagement: Pennington-Bohannon

    Ronald and Diana Pennington of Bardstown announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Pennington of Lexington, to Nathan Bohannon of Shelbyville. He is the son of Debbie Humphrey of Shelbyville and David Bohannon of Finchville.

    She is a graduate of Western Kentucky University, pursuing a master degree at Eastern Kentucky University.

    He is a graduate of Boyce College.

    The wedding will take place July 19 at Beechmont Baptist Church in Louisville. Invitations have been sent.

  • Engagement: Morris-Young

    William and Anna Lee Morris of Simpsonville announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Morris of Louisville, to Dwight of Louisville. He is the son of David and Robin Young of Bagdad.

    She is a 2013 graduate of University of Louisville School of Dentistry and works as a dental hygienist with Mortenson Family Dental.

    He will be a 2015 graduate of University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law and now is a law intern and summer associate with Kightlinger & Gray, LLP.

  • Cornerstone hosts ‘Ag Day’

    Cornerstone Christian Academy hosted the fourth annual “Ag Day” event. Students had an opportunity to learn hands-on about various aspects of agriculture as they spent the day visiting demonstration booths from local businesses, farmers, veterinarians and vendors.