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Youth

  • Shelby County Teen pageant is Tuesday

    Shelby County girls will compete in the Miss Shelby County Teen pageant at the fair Tuesday. The winner will compete in the Miss Teen Kentucky County Fair pageant. The contestants, 13- to 16-years-old who all attend Shelby County High School, are judged on beauty, poise and personality.

  • Peak honors

  • Corpus Christi Academy announces history fair winners

    To highlight and conclude their year-long study of World History, fifth through eighth grade students at Corpus Christi Academy sponsored a trip through time.

    The students guided the student body, faculty, staff and guests through Egypt, Sumeria, Greece, Rome, the Middle Ages and the Renaissance by means of time period models, which they designed and built to scale.  After weeks of research and construction, and using historically correct building materials, the exhibits were enhanced by period costumes, food and presentations set to music of the place and time.

  • On campus: June 17, 2011

    Bates graduates from Wilmington
    Robert E. Bates of Shelbyville graduated from Wilmington College in Ohio with a bachelor’s degree in social/political studies.
    Shelby students honored at Campbellsville

  • 10 Shelby County girls will compete in the Miss Shelby County pageant at the fair Tuesday.

    The contestants must have reached her 16th birthday by Oct. 31 and shall not have reached her 22nd birthday by Oct. 31 of the year when the contest is held. Contestants will be judged from the standpoint of beauty, poise and personality.

    At 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, they will compete in shorts attire, followed by formal attire at 7:30. There is also a private showing in bathing attire for judges only.

    Five finalists will be selected from the contestants, and a first runner-up and winner will then be selected.

  • Pre-teen fair contest is Saturday

    The Miss Shelby County Pre-Teen Contest is 1 p.m. Saturday at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

    Contestants must be 8 years old by July 1 and not have reached their 13th birthday by Oct. 31. Five finalists will be chosen, from which a winner and first runner-up will be chosen from the standpoint of beauty, poise and personality.

  • 2011 Little Miss and Mister contestants judged Monday

    Contestants for the 2009 Little Miss and Mister will be judged at 6:30 p.m. Monday in Floral Hall. They should be at the show ring no later than 6 p.m. County winners will be eligible for the state contest at the Kentucky State Fair. First-place winners will receive $25 and a crown, plus a $100 savings bond from Dairy Queen. Second-place winners will receive $15, roses and a ribbon. Third-place winners will receive $10, roses and a ribbon.

     

    Little Miss contestants:

  • Bluegrass Community & Technical honors

    Rheann Burrus and Rhonda L. Vandergriff, both of Shelbyville, were selected as 2011 Outstanding Program Graduates of their degree programs at Bluegrass Community and Technical College. The distinction recognizes students who have exhibited strong leadership, exceeded criteria and expectations in the degree program, and demonstrated academic excellence. Burrus was selected as outstanding graduate of the office systems technology program. Vandergriff was selected as outstanding graduate of the surgical technology program.

  • TAG project, Student Y Club service project

  • Technology expanded

    Marilyn Tamer, library media specialist for Southside Elementary, introduces a group of children to an I-Pad. The school purchased 10 to be used in classroom settings. There are educational games that challenge students’ knowledge of math and reading. The mapping system also attracted their attention since they could type in their address and actually see their house.