Today's Features

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    ‘The Diviners’ auditions

  • Shelley and Alan Barger of Tampa, Fla. announce the birth of their second child, a daughter, on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. She has been named Emerson Grace Barger.

    She was born at 9:36 a.m., weighing 7.13 pounds and was 20.5 inches long. Her older sister, Ella is 2 ½years old.

    Grandparents are Hite Hays of Shelbyville, Judy and Duvall Burk of Shelbyville, and Gail and George Barger of Richmond.

    Great-grandparent is Leon Fritz of Bybee.

  • Philip and Loren Carlson of Louisville announce the birth of their first child, a son, on Jan. 14, 2013, at Baptist East Hospital. He has been named Harvey Lloyd Carlson.

    Grandparents are Doug and Cathy Carlson of Shelbyville, Lloyd and Cyndi Rayburn and Kathy Meinfelter of Ashland.

  • William R. Thompson, a Virginia Military Institute cadet from Shelby County, was among the approximately 1,500 who marched in this year's presidential inaugural parade.

    VMI’s Corps of Cadets marched from the U.S. capitol to the reviewing stand at the White House. The corps was the final group in the parade, passing the president in review at about 6:30 p.m.

    Thompson is the son of Jean Shy of Shelbyville.

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    ‘Pirates’ at WKU


    Tristen Milburn, a sophomore from Shelbyville, has a role in Western Kentucky University’s production of The Pirates of Penzance, which will be performed March 1-3 at WKU’s Van Meter Hall March 1-3.

  • Rick Reinle didn’t set out to direct the stage production of Harvey, which this weekend begins a 2-week run at Shelby County Community Theatre. He initially tried out for the lead.

    But a twist of plot – and fate and friendship – persuaded Reinle to change his plans, and he stepped into the role of director with Bob Zielinski (co-director) when Zielinski faced extensive surgery.

  • Members of the 2013 Tres Chic Shelbyville organizing committee gathered during that event Feb. 2 at Claudia Sanders Dinner House. Members are (from left, front row)

    Gary Walls, Eric Seto, Shawn Adelsberger and Jeff Sopland; and (back row) Shelley Johnson, Dana Mayton, Emily Clark, Beth Ann Kovacs, Rachel Webb, Ann Morris, Deanna Osborn, Louise Riley and Cindy Diemond.

  • Senior Aaliyah Wells was crowned Collins Homecoming Queen on Saturday night during halftime of the Titans’ game against Harrison County.

  • Becky and Austin Willard were married Sept. 22, 2012, at Tates Creek Presbyterian Church.

    Mother of the bride is Barbara Staton of Lexington. The groom is the son of Dee Lisa Willard of Shelbyville and Willie Willard of Waddy.

    Wedding music was provided by LeeAnn Raleigh, Greg Finer and Luke Wisley.

    Will Witherington and Robert Cunningham officiated the double-ring ceremony.

    The bride was given in marriage by her two brothers, Shawn and Chris Staton.

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