Today's Features

  • Ron and Alma Price were married on June 20, 1964, and will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 1 to 5 p.m. on June 28. All friends and family are invited.

    Ron retired from the Louisville Fire Department and U.S. Post Office in Simpsonville.

    Alma, an RN, retired from Jewish Hospital Shelbyville.

    They have two children, Scott Price and Rhonda Reed; 7 grandchildren; and 1 great grandchild.

    Your love and friendship is a treasured gift, we request no other. RSVP at 502-722-5104 no later than June 23 for location.

  • This week
    Steel Magnolias at SCCT
    Shelby County Community Theatre’s production of Steel Magnolias, by Robert Harling, will be 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 seniors and $10 students. For reservations, call 633-0242. The play is directed by Rick Reinle, and sponsored by Commonwealth Bank & Trust and Brig. Gen. R.R. Van Stockum. The theatre is located at 801 Main Street in Shelbyville.

  • 13 museums offer free admission to

    active military personnel and families


    Thirteen Kentucky museums are offering free admission to active military members and their families this summer as part of the Blue Star Museums initiative. The window for free admission runs through Labor Day, Sept. 1.

  • A group of about 12 adults and 13 eighth grade students from Shelbyville's Cornerstone Christian Academy visited Washington, D.C., where Congressman Massie gave them a personal tour of the Capitol Building. Because portions of the Capitol were closed for restoration, the Congressman gave the students a special tour that very few ever experience. He brought the group to the speaker's balcony, the private, members-only terrace that overlooks the National Mall and provides one of the rarest views in Washington, D.C.

  • Parents, Don and Karen Lisby of Finchvilleand grandparents, William and Linda Jennings of Shelbyvilleannounce the engagement of their daughter/granddaughter, Krista M. Brown of Pleasureville to Dustin Perry of Lawrenceburg. He is the son of Tim and Sherry Perry of Lawrenceburg.

    She is a 2004 Shelby County High School and a 2010 University of Kentucky College of Agriculture graduate. She is currently employed as a 4-H Youth Development Agent.

    He is a 2003 Graduate of Anderson County High School and is self-employed.

  • Glenn and Sharon Davis of Louisville announce the engagement of their daughter Natalie Marie Davis to Chad Bingham Willis of Bowling Green.

    She is the granddaughter of Howard Davis, and step-grandmother, Barbara Davis, both of Hendersonville, Tenn., the late June and Virginia Davis and the late Dorothy Davis.

    He is the son of Tony and Angie Willis of Bowling Green, and the grandson of Laymon and Mary Willis of Richardsville, and Hilda Bingham of Elkton and the late Bill Bingham.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • This week
    Nurse aide sessions
    American Red Cross information sessions related to nurse’s aide training is 10 a.m. to noon and 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Kentucky Farm Bureau in the Red Cross office, 1201 Mount Eden Road. For more information, contact Sarah Ivers at 502-561-3707 or  Sarah.Ivers@redcross.org.
    Retired teachers meeting

  • Arts council offering grants to

    help add arts in curriculum


    The Kentucky Arts Council is accepting applications through June 15 from schools and school districts interested in having a consultant assist in developing plans and assessment tools for integrating the arts across the curriculum.