Today's Features

  • Mike Harman grinned as he walked back toward his raptor facility in his backyard.

    “I’m known around Shelbyville as the guy with the bird in the car,” he said.

    Stepping inside his workshop, he withdrew a Cooper’s hawk – somewhat unwillingly – from its cage.

  • Boy Scout Troop 164 celebrated a Court of Honor on Sept. 29 at the 1st Presbyterian Church. The scouts received their new ranks as well as merit badges earned this summer. Their Scoutmaster is Bob Green. Members of the troop were (front row from left) Brandon Johnson, Carter Stivers, Wesley Cottingim, Charlie Muncy, Billy Cook, Geo Cook, Samuel Muncy; (back row) Bobby Shaver, Robert Sherrod and Matthew Munsterman.

  • This week
    Zumba Gold

  • The 2015 class of Leadership Shelby held a chili cook-off fundraiser during Open Door of Hope’s “Homeless for a Night” event. Participating teams were Shelby County EMS, Shelbyville Fire Department, Collins High School, MetroSafe 911 and Simpsonville Fire Department. Decorated wooden spoons for the winners were made by Bethany Tucker.

  • Cornerstone Christian Academy students participated in “See You at the Pole,” a national school student prayer event.

  • Darrell and Kristen Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaylan Jackson to Eric Harley, all of Brownsburg, Ind. He is the son of Mike and Kim Grilley, and Jeff Harley, all of Shelbyville.

    The wedding will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 17, 2015 at Princess Hall – Sleep Inn and Suites, Indianapolis, Ind.

    She is a 2012 graduate of Brownsburg High School and 2014 graduate from Sullivan University with a degree in baking and pastry and is currently a teacher at Beginning Steps Ministry

  • This week
    Color run

  • This week
    Back to basics ‘yeast breads’
    Baking bread is an art and science. Learn helpful ideas on baking bread at 10 a.m. today at the Shelby County Extension office, 1117 Frankfort Road.  Chris Duncan, Oldham County Extension Agent, is teaching this free class. For more information, call 633-4593.
    Pasture management and renovation

  • Tom and Fay Yadon McClurkin were married Nov. 7, 1965, in Louisville. 

    He Served in Vietnam Nam with the U.S. Navy, Retired from AT&T after 38.5 years. 

    She has been a hairdresser for 50 years.

    They have 2 children, Robert (Angela), Kathy McClurkin; five grandchildren, Holly, Spencer, Jamie, Lucy and Kayla.

    They will celebrate at Claudia Sanders Dinner House with family and friends.

  • The family of Darryl Sanders (top row, second from left) traveled from North and South Carolina, and all over Kentucky to celebrate his birthday on July 4.