Today's Features

  • The members of the Shelbyville High School class of 1959 celebrating their 55 year reunion on Sept. 20 were (first row, from left) Richard Pollard, Lea Mathis Anderson, Pat Thurman Brooks, James Lea, Greg Harrod, Betty Moffett Hudson; (second row) Larry Kemp, Susan Yount Cowherd, Dottie Litton Jennings, Judy Hickman, Wilma Franklin Ross, Pat Ward, Mary Hardin Davis Stevens, Pat Thacker Darby, Sam Crawford; (third row) Tom Jennings, John Hunt Doak, George Broadbent, Tom McGinnis, Marcus Penrod and Billy Cook.

  • Heather White Garland of Simpsonville graduated from the University of the Cumberlands with a doctorate degree in educational leadership. She is the daughter of Edwin and Monica White and the wife of Kelland Garland and the mother to Emma, Ethan, and Addison. She is currently employed with the Oldham County Schools as the Reading Recovery Teacher Leader for the district.

  • This week
    Breast cancer fundraiser

  • The J. Howard Griffith and his wife, Linda L. Griffith, have been married for 50 years. The couple was married on June 7, 1964 in their home church in Fairmont, W.Va.

    He retired after 46 years in active ministry seven years ago. The last 21 years he served as Senior Minister of the First Christian Church in Shelbyville. 

    She retired after 20 years at Citizens Union Bank.

    The Griffiths have two children, Scott and Amy, and nine grandchildren.

  • Thomas and Sandra Ethington of Shelbyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Angelina Marie Ethington of Shelbyville to Frankie B. Wade Masters of Waddy. He is the son of Carol Palmer and Frankie Masters of Waddy.

    She works with the Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    He works with North Shelby Water Company.

    The wedding will take place at 6 p.m. on Saturday at Guide Star Farm, 3489 Shelbyville Road in Shelbyville.

    All friends and family are invited.

  • Crescent Place Assisted Living hosted a pancake breakfast on Sept. 11 for the Shelbyville police officers and firemen to thank them for their service and dedication to the community.

  • This week
    Simply beautiful
    Does your life feel out of control sometimes with many demands and directions to go?  If your answer is yes plan to come to the free “Simply Beautiful” program at 10 a.m. today at the Shelby County Extension office, 1117 Frankfort Road. Maryellen Garrison, Henry County Extension Agent, will help participants identify their values, gifts and dreams in life to guide future focus and plans. For more information, call 633-4593.

  • This week
    Blood drives
    Blood drives in Shelby County will be from 2 to 8 p.m. today at Zaxby’s of Shelbyville, 1980 Midland Trail.
    Solomon’s Lodge

    The Solomon’s Lodge No. 5 meets at 7:30 p.m. today. For more information, visit www.solomons-fam.com.
    ALS support group

  • The Shelby County Car Club cruise of vintage vehicles were shown during the Downtown Street Party in Shelbyville Saturday. The next event will be from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sept. 28 at Gallrein Farms.

  • Mr. and Mrs. William Tevis Mills of Albany, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. James True Harmon III of Putney, Ga., announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter Jaymie Lynn Harmon of Albany, Ga., to Vernon Levoyd Musgrove III of Camilla, Ga.

    He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Ethridge of Baconton, Ga., and Vernon Levoyd Musgrove Jr. of Newton, Ga.

    She received her degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia Southwestern in 2011 and is teaching in Lee County, Ga.

    He received his certification from Albany Tech in 2013 and is working in Sasser, Ga.