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  • Youth honored for volunteering

    Kaitlin Cheek, 16, was the 2008 Youth Service Award winner from Pet Groups United. The award was announced at the group's fundraiser, Furball, on Feb. 23.

    Cheek has been involved in animal rescue since she was 8-years-old. She rehabilitates, nurses, trains and adopts animals to loving homes. She exercises rescue dogs every Wednesday and has completed a 15-hour course to help evaluate dog behavior. She regularly participates in animal transports from Pikeville to Chicago.

  • School menus - March 17-21

    Monday -- Corn dog or chicken nuggets, ketchup/mustard, BBQ sauce/sweet & sour sauce/honey mustard, French fries, baby carrots/ranch, banana, pineapple or peaches, milk

    B = Pizza strip or cinnamon pancakes

    Tuesday -- Turkey sandwich or ham sandwich with or without cheese, salad dressing/mustard, lettuce/tomato, tomato soup, baked cheetos, banana, pineapple or peaches, milk

    B = Chicken biscuit or breakfast bun

  • Community datebook

    Public can attend

    March 13 -- Shelby County Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. at 403 Washington St.

    March 17 -- Shelbyville Water and Sewer Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. at 1059 Washington St.

    March 18 -- Triple S. Planning and Zoning meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Stratton Center.

    March 18 -- Fiscal court meets at 10 a.m. at the Stratton Center, 215 Washington St.

    March 20 -- Shelbyville City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 315 Washington St.

    Community meetings

  • 1958: C.C. Miller named 'Citizen of the Year' by Simpsonville Lions

    If anyone has an old photo that they would like to run with this column bring it and the information into The Sentinel-News office or e-mail it to the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com. We are also looking for mystery photos. If you have a picture you can't identify, send it in and we'll ask our readers for help.

    10 years ago, 1998

  • School menus - March 10-14

    Monday -- Sloppy Joes on bun or ham and cheese sandwich, salad dressing/mayo/mustard, baked potato, broccoli w/cheese, apple, mandarin oranges or pears, milk

    B = Cinnamon French toast or uncrustable

    Tuesday -- Cheese or pepperoni pizza or cheese and crackers, corn, broccoli, Normandy, apple, mandarin oranges or pears, milk

    B = Ham and biscuit or grilled cheese

    Wednesday -- Turkey or ribaque, mashed potatoes, green beans, brown gravy, roll w/margarine, apple, mandarin oranges or pears, milk (Wright has Domino's pizza)

  • Community datebook

    Public can attend

    March 6 -- Shelbyville City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 315 Washington St.

    March 11 -- Shelbyville/Shelby County Parks Board meets at 7 p.m. at the Waldridge Center.

    March 11 - Shelby County Democratic Women's Club meets 6:30 p.m. at the Stratton Center.

    March 11 -- Historic District Commission meets at 5:30 p.m., 627 Main St.

    March 13 -- Shelby County Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. at 403 Washington St.

    Community meetings

  • 1968: Shelby basketball legend Mike Casey receives two honors

    If anyone has an old photo that they would like to run with this column bring it and the information into The Sentinel-News office or e-mail it to the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com. We are also looking for mystery photos. If you have a picture you can't identify, send it in and we'll ask our readers for help.

    10 years ago, 1998

  • School menus - March 3-7

    Monday -- Spaghetti w/meat sauce or boneless chicken leg, carrots, broccoli, garlic cheese breadstick, oranges, applesauce or fruit cocktail, milk

    B = Sausage biscuit w/jelly or molten space cereal w/asteroids and space dust

    Tuesday -- Hamburger/cheeseburger or chili dog, French fries, ketchup/mustard, lettuce/tomato, onion/pickle, oranges, applesauce or fruit cocktail. Clear Creek has Little Caesar's pizza

    B = Sausage pancake bites or blast off burrito

  • Community datebook

    Support groups

    Feb. 28 -- Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder meets 7-8:30 p.m. at the Learning Disabilities Association of Kentucky, 2210 Goldsmith Lane, #118, Louisville. For additional information, call the LDA office at 502-473-1256.

    March 3 -- Bridges Center at Rural Communities Hospice, (for adults grieving the death of a loved one) will meet 6-7:30 p.m. To pre-register for classes or for more information about support groups, call (502) 456-5451 or 1-888-345-8197.

    Public can attend

  • Spelling Bee February 25

    The Shelby County District Spelling Bee is 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25. Competing in the event are students from Shelby County Public Schools and Our Lady of Guadalupe. School winners are:

    -Sarah Downes from Guadalupe.

    -Shannon Harover from East Middle.

    -Chris Diekevers from West Middle.

    -Brandon Hobbs from Clear Creek Elementary.

    -Garrett Clark from Heritage Elementary.

    -Sabrina Shaver from Painted Stone Elementary.

    -Kyle Hillebrand from Simpsonville Elementary.

    -Jay Solinger from Southside Elementary.

    -Amy Dotson from Wright Elementary.