• Business briefcase: April 25, 2014

    Shelby Energy offers discount card

    Shelby Energy Cooperative Thursday announced its new Shelby Energy Co-op Connections Card, a money saving tool that connects members with discounts at outlets ranging from hotel stays to prescription drugs.

  • Building permits: April 11, 2014

    Matthew Norton, 17400 Robin Lane, Louisville, house, 6,120 square feet, $280,000

    Nationwide Insurance, 1732 Midland Trail, sign, 30 square feet, $3,500

    Walmart, 500 Taylorsville Road, sign, 36 square feet, $400

    Dominion Homes, 10035 Forest Green Blvd., Louisville, house, 2,724 square feet, $113,245

  • Business briefcase: Jan. 3, 2014

    JHS nips Roll Forming in food donation drive

    For the third year in a row, employees at Jewish Hospital Shelbyville and Roll Forming participated in a food drive challenge for Operation Care and this year raised almost 2 tons of food.  JHS raised 2,145 and Roll Forming 1,630 for a total of 3,775 pounds..

  • Business Briefcase: Dec. 27, 2013

    Chamber study shows economic improvement

    The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce  released a reporton the state’s economic conditions, conducted by the Chamber’s senior economic advisor, Paul Coomes, which looks at data from local fiscal reports and federal databases from 2007 to 2013. The data covers wage and salary growth, job growth, and housing market indicators.

  • Business briefcase: Dec. 20, 2013

    Shelby barn is painted with Humana message

    A barn in Shelby County is among three in the state on which CareSource and Humana Inc. have launched a “Homegrown” alliance to revitalize former barns in three Kentucky locations by adding signs to support the Humana – CareSource mission of serving people with Medicaid health care.

    There also are barns in Carroll and Grant counties, and a release about the program said each was chosen because its ability to provide the company’s message.

  • Business briefcase: Dec. 13, 2013

    Farm Bureau honors Wiche with communications award

    Jeneen Wiche of Simpsonville, a syndicated farm and garden columnist whose work appears in The Sentinel-News and more than a dozen other newspapers, was named the winner of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 2013 Communications Award.

  • Real estate deeds: Nov. 1-4, 2013

    Deeds are compiled from data posted on the Shelby County Clerk’s Web site. Property descriptions are based on the best available information provided in the database and may in fact refer to property and thoroughfares no longer formally identified. Financial terms include any value of the property stated on the deed, even if that amount did not change hands.

    Nov. 1-4

    Clay Benton Jr. to Jeremy and Daniele Botkins, 5.01 acres, Tract 3, Clay Young Jr. Farm, $24,000

  • Business briefcase: Dec. 6, 2013

    CUB’s holding company appoints 3 to new roles

    Citizens Union Bancorp of Shelbyville, the parent company for Citizen Union Bank and First Farmers Bank of Owenton, announced three appointments to its executive management.

    The new titles, which became effective on Sunday, are:

  • Business briefcase: Nov. 29, 2013

    ShelbyKY Tourism receives 3 statewide marketing awards

    The Shelby County Tourism Commission & Visitors Bureau has received three awards in the 2013 Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s Traverse Awards for Excellence in Tourism Marketing competition.

    The awards, presented Nov. 7 at the Traverse Gala held at the Seelbach Hilton in Louisville, honor tourism businesses and marketing organizations vie for awards in 21 separate categories.

  • Business briefcase: Nov. 22, 2013

    Neal named to list of state’s top attorneys

    Gregg Y. Neal of Neal & Davis PLLC in Shelbyville has been selected to the 2013-14 Kentucky Super Lawyers list.

    This honor is limited to no more than 5 percent of attorneys in Kentucky, and his selection will be featured in December’s issue of Kentucky Monthly and January’s issue of Ohio and Kentucky Super Lawyers magazine.