Today's Features

  • This week
    Christmas gala at Science Hill Inn
    The Christmas Gala will start today through Saturday at the Science Hill Inn. Kick off the holiday season with friends over southern cuisine and browse the 20 plus themed rooms for decorating ideas and gifts. For lunch reservations or more information, call 633-2825 between 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Van Stockum talks about energy

  • Carol Lawrence and Jimmy Hance were married Oct. 11, 2014, at their home in Pleasureville.

    Parents of the bride are Winston and Geneva Gentry of Jemison, Ala.

    The groom is the son of Gail Hance of Bagdad and the late John Roger Hance. 

    Kyle Wiley officiated the double ring ceremony.  Honor attendant was Leslee Bottorff of Louden, Tenn., best friend of the bride. Best man was John David Hance, brother of the groom and Tanner Seth Hance, son of the groom was ring bearer.

  • On October 25, more than 125 volunteers converged on First Presbyterian Church to sort through donations, count blankets, pillows and sheet sets, and eventually deliver beds and bedding to 40 children in Shelby County.

  • The Cochran Family of Shelbyville organized the "Walk A Short Distance For Cancer," a cancer walk to honor loved ones in our community who lost their battle to cancer, specifically their son/brother Justin "Short" Cochran who passed away from cancer in 2003. Walkers gathered at Daniel Field and walked in a large group up washington street. The head coordinator of the event was Josh Cochran.




  • Halloween events: Pumpkin party
    A Pumpkin Party: Heroes Unmasked will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on today at Shelbyville First Baptist Church. There will be games, food, fun and candy. No scary costumes. For more information, call 633-1317.
    Trunk or Treat at Holy Cross

  • Mary Marshall of Shelbyville, a native of New Castle, celebrated her 80th birthday on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014. She will gather with her family and close friends Saturday for a dinner celebration.

  • Dressing in pink at Crescent Place for Breast Cancer awareness were (standing from left) Ray Quire, Sarah Jurgensen, Jennifer Hambrick, Jackie Stucker, Sharon Kimmel, Mattie Jeffs; (seated) Martha Quire, Peggy Catlett, Betty Shaw and Ann Harmon.

  • James T. and Eileen M. Prewitt, Shelbyville, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. A renewal of vows followed by a reception in their honor will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at The Pillars Assisted Living Community of the Masonic Home of Shelbyville in Shelbyville.

    The couple was married at the historic Old Stone Presbyterian Church in Lewisburg, West Virginia on Nov. 4, 1944.

    They have one son, Charles Prewitt, married to Patricia Trumbo Prewitt; and two granddaughters, Lee and Elizabeth.