Today's Features

  • This week
    Alzheimer’s caregivers support group
    Alzheimer’s caregivers support group meets at 10:30 a.m. today at First Christian Church, 1000 Eminence Pike in Shelbyville. For more information, call the church at 633-3345.
    Nurse aide sessions

  • The 2014 Shelby County Relay for Life is set for today and organizers say they hope the rain will hold off, though that’s not likely with a 40 percent chance of showers, gusting winds and cooler temperatures.

    The forecast is one reason that Sonia Roach, co-chair, said she does not expect too much decoration at the Relay, which is the American Cancer Society’s signature fundraising event.

  • Crescent Place Assisted Living hosted a Derby Hat Tea Party for their clients and friends from the community. They sipped tea, ate delicious finger foods and sang My Old Kentucky Home.

  • 5 generations of the Morris family gathered recently for a photograph during a Mother’s Day picnic. Pictured are (seated from left) Jean Morris, great-great grandmother; Joan Burge, great grandmother; Heather Lutes, grandmother; Matthew Lutes, father; and Jaxon Lutes, son.

  • Kelsie Marie Ross and Matthew Blaine Kiser were married April 26, 2014 at Reynolds Farm in Bagdad.

    Parents of the bride are LaDonna and Brad Smith of Shelbyville and Charles and Serena Ross of Louisville. She is the granddaughter of Mike and Kathy Jones and Charlie and Reta Ross.

    The groom is the son of Kimberly and Tom Wright of Bagdad and Tim Kiser of Utah. He is the grandson of Patty and Joe Ellis and Sue Kiser and the late Bill Kiser; and brother of Marla Kiser.

  • Golfers participated in the 19th annual Michael Long Golf Scramble at the Shelbyville Country Club to generate donations for the Shelby Community Charities. The golf tournament drew 147 players and was followed by dinner, a live auction and karaoke entertainment, which was open to all golfers and the public. The auction brought in $14,724.50, with $1,329.50 going to Keaton McMurray, who is battling with cancer. The tournament was dedicated to him.

  • This week
    Green Thumb Gardening series

  • Quilt show during Bagdad Day

    A quilt show will be held in conjunction with Bagdad Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the sanctuary of Bagdad Baptist Church. The show will include demonstrations throughout the day and an opportunity to quilt on a frame. To register a quilt, bring it to the church on Thursday or Friday between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. For more information, contact Phyllis Bailey at 502-640-6062.


    Garden sculpture show at Yew Dell