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Today's Features

  • A successful and joyous anniversary party last Saturday reminded a local artist how much people care for the arts in Shelbyville.

    Shelby Artists on Main co-founder Linda Powell said the “anniversary was a smash.”

    “The people in attendance seemed very pleased,” she said. Past supporters of the gallery who came were surprised by the obvious improvements.”

    About 75 people stopped by to celebrate the now nonprofit gallery’s anniversary, but Powell said there isn’t a tally yet on how many raffle tickets were sold.

  • Information was gathered from previous years of The Shelby Sentinel, The Shelby News and The Sentinel-News. You can reach the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com.

     

  • Public meetings
    Shelbyville-Shelby County Parks Board meeting is 7 p.m. Tuesday in the FAC Conference Room
    The Shelbyville Historic District Commission will meet 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at 627 Main Street, in the Shelbyville Welcome/Heritage Center.

  • Wayne and Betty Cheak were married on June 9, 1961. The Rev. Jimmy Smith performed the ceremony at Waddy Baptist Church, where they are members.

    They have two sons, Jeffery Wayne Cheak of Appleton, Wis.,  and Andrew Scott Cheak of Stafford, Va.; six grandchildren, Alexandria Cheak of Tucson, Ariz., Victoria and Addison Cheak, both of Appleton, Wis., Madison, Jonna and Noah Cheak, all of Stafford, Va.

    They will celebrate with a reception at Waddy Baptist Church 2-5 p.m. on June 11. Everyone is invited to stop by and visit. The Cheaks request no gifts.

  • Levi Roy Farmer celebrated his first birthday May 10, 2011.

    He is the son of Jessica Tennill and David Farmer of Shelbyville.

    Grandparents are Margaret Biagi Tennill of Shelbyville, Donald Tennill of Frankfort and Terry and Roy Farmer of Henderson. Great-grandparents are Wilma Biagi of Louisville, Donald and Barbara Tennill of Shelbyville, Wilma Farmer of Henderson and the late Hugh Biagi.

  • You could say that Sherry Bogard is in a pickle, but that’s a good thing.

    Bogard, youth services librarian at the Shelby County Public Library, was named the top children’s librarian in the state of Kentucky for 2011, receiving the Miss Pickle Award, presented annually by the Kentucky Public Library Association to the top children’s librarian out of 120 in the state.

  • Information was gathered from previous years of The Shelby Sentinel, The Shelby News and The Sentinel-News. You can reach the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com.

     

  • Public meetings
    Shelby County Fiscal Court meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Stratton Center, 215 Washington St. Tuesday.
    Simpsonville City Commission meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Simpsonville City Hall.