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Today's News

  • Amputee golfers inspire each other

    Mark Calvert won’t be able to defend his title at the Amputee Tournament Players Championships, but he still will be at Weissinger Hills Golf Course this weekend.

    Calvert, a 54-year-old Shelbyvillian, will help make sure things run smoothly, snap photos, encourage participants and, more than anything else, he will be talking and catching up with old friends.

  • Cook Quick Takes: On injuries, coaching and rivals

    Some leftovers from the high school spring sports season:

  • Sports Bulletin Board: May 31, 2012

    Senior Tennis League forming

  • SOUDER: Words without meanings form our ‘divide’

    In a column in March of last year, I wrote about what I called “the great divide” in our country, and things certainly haven’t changed since then. If anything, this divide has become more obvious and recognizable.

  • HOLLAND: Navigating the top five retirement risks

    Longer lives and better health translate into longer retirements and new concepts of what retirement should be. Many of today’s retirees view retirement as a time to shift gears but not necessarily to slow down.

    They keep their skills sharp in new job roles or by starting businesses. They continue learning new skills by going back to school as both teachers and students. Some choose to serve on boards of directors or to pursue creative and artistic passions.

  • Datebook: May 30, 2012

    Public meetings
    Triple S Board of Adjustments and Appeals meets at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Stratton Center.

  • Shelby students’ work honored on History Day

    Numerous students from Shelby County were among those honored for their talents and research in history during the Kentucky Junior Historical Society’s 2012 conference and Kentucky History Day in Frankfort.

    Students in sixth through 12th grades analyze the historical significance of their personally chosen topics and present conclusions in dramatic performances, imaginative exhibits, multimedia documentaries, Web sites and research papers.

    State winners have the opportunity to compete at the national level at the University of Maryland in June.

  • On Campus: May 25, 2012

    Campbellsville students serving in summer ministries

    Campbellsville University students are serving across Kentucky and across the globe during summer break. Students are serving at various church camps, interning in a church, serving on ministry teams and serving overseas.

    Sarah Haven, a senior from Shelbyville, will serve at Centri-Kid, and Ariel Lane, a freshman, will serve as a House Church intern in Campbellsville. For more information, contact Campbellsville University's Office of Campus Ministries at 270-789-5227.

     

  • Light-hitting Rockets flame out

    Temperatures were in the 90s in Shelbyville on Monday.

    The bats of the Shelby County baseball team were not as hot, however.

    The Rockets mustered just four hits – only one in the final five innings – in their season-ending, 5-2 loss to Henry County in the first round of the 8thRegion Tournament at Collins.

  • Brown rallies to post 2nd second