• School menus: Nov. 16 to 20


    Elementary schools– Breakfast: Sausage Pancake Bites (15g), WG Blueberry Muffin (28g), Diced Pears (14g); Entrées: (2) WG Pretzel (28g) w/Cheese Sauce (3.15g), Asian Chicken Bites W/WG Roll (24g); Sides: Green Beans (8g), Fresh Apple (25g), Orange Smiles (22g), Pineapple Tidbits (20g), Citrus Blast Juice (14g); Condiments: Honey Mustard (10g), Ketchup (3g), Promise Margarine (0g)

  • 4-H Science Day

    While most Shelby County students were out of school, some 4-Her’s came to the Extension office to learn a little physics, specifically Newton’s laws of motion. They fired off straw and water rockets and launched plastic cars down ramps to learn how motion and resistance works.


  • Cornerstone students’ service projects

    Cornerstone Christian Academy students participated in service projects. All students were encouraged to participate in volunteer projects locally, regionally, nationwide and even internationally. Earlier this month, CCA students spent a day picking produce for Dare to Care on Courtney Farms in Shelby County as a local service project.

  • School menus: Nov. 9 to 13


  • Donuts with dad

    Cornerstone students invited dads to school for donuts and coffee on Sept. 18.



  • Chapter 3: A disco entrepreneur?

    “Son,” Dad spoke calmly, in what sounded like the beginning of a punishment speech, “one day you’ll learn not to jump into everything so quickly. You have a knack for making decisions and asking questions later, instead of asking questions first and then making decisions.”

    “I’m sorry, Dad,” I said. “I’ll put all my allowance toward the disco ball and earn extra money for the rest. I’m just mad I was ripped off!”

    “Who said you were ripped off?” Dad asked.

  • Book swap and trivia
  • Conway announces prescription drug PSA contest

    Attorney General Jack Conway and his Keep Kentucky Kids Safe partners announced the start of their annual prescription drug abuse prevention public service announcement (PSA) contest for Kentucky high school students.

  • High School news

    Cornerstone Christian Academy announced that the students’ average composite ACT score for 2015 was 25.1; well-exceeding the State (20.0) and National (21.0) averages. The 2015 composite of 25.1 is a 2.6 increase over 2014 scores. For more information, contact Principal David Ladner or Guidance Counselor Dr. Rebecca Scheidt.

  • On campus: Oct. 9, 2015

    Betts accepted to UC

    Abby Betts of Shelbyville has been accepted to University of the Cumberlands for the upcoming academic year. She was a graduate of Shelby County High School. Home of the Patriots, University of the Cumberlands offers promising students of all backgrounds a first class education grounded in the liberal arts within a Christian context.