• On campus: July 3, 2015

    Local students on dean’s list at Berea
    Local students named to the dean’s list at Berea College were Nathaniel Ayers of Shelbyville and Tevin Shouse of Mount Eden. A student is named to the List who achieves a GPA of 3.4 or higher for a minimum course load equivalent to 16 semester hours.

    Campbellsville grads

  • SCHS graduating senior receives KACo Presidential Scholarship award

    The Kentucky Association of Counties has awarded a $2,000 scholarship to an outstanding 2015 graduating senior from Shelby County High School, Olivia Matlin, at the recent awards program at the high school.

    The KACo Scholarship Selection Committee selected Matlin to receive its 15th annual Presidential Scholarship Award. The scholarship honors KACo’s current association president and Shelby County Magistrate Hubert Pollett, who presented the award.

  • On campus: June 26, 2015

    Jonsson graduates at Brevard
    Michael Stephen Jonsson
    of Taylorsville received his bachelor science in biology at Brevard College in North Carolina. Brevard College is committed to an experiential liberal arts education that encourages personal growth and inspires artistic, intellectual and social action.


  • Cornerstone has eight grads

    Cornerstone Christian Academy Class of 2015 graduation class included Rosemary Thompson, Claire Gibson (Valedictorian), Trevor Watkins (Salutatorian), Kelley Berry, Taylor Hamblin, Angel Bennett, Chris Kennedy, and Abby Lanham.

  • On campus: June 19, 2015

    UT Martin names local students to honor roll

  • On campus: June 12, 2015

    Cumberlands announce leadership scholarship recipients

  • Smith graduate from UK

    Tanner Jacob Smithgraduated from the University of Kentucky with a BA in architecture. Smith remained on the Dean’s List with a GPA of 3.974, and he plans to pursue a masters in architecture at UK this fall. He is the son of Bryan and Mary Hayes Smith of Simpsonville, and grandson of Jake and Carol Lou Smith, Ann C. Hayes and Mickey Hayes.

  • 6 to compete for Miss Shelby County Fair teen pageant

    Shelby County girls will compete Tuesday in the Miss Shelby County Fair Teen pageant. The winner will compete in the Miss Teen Kentucky County Fair pageant. The contestants are judged on beauty, poise and personality.

  • Five to compete for Miss Shelby County Fair

    Five Shelby County girls will compete Tuesday in the Miss Shelby County Fair pageant.

    A contestant 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.

  • 12 to compete for Miss Shelby County Fair pre-teen pageant

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

    A contestant must be 8 years old by June 30 and not have reached her 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.