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Today's News

  • Titans road woes continue

    The road has been rough for the Collins boys’ basketball team so far in the early season, in more ways than one.

    The Titans fell behind early at Danville on Friday night, closed to five points by halftime before a clunker of a third quarter dropped Collins to 0-3 away from home with a 60-43 loss.

  • Watchdog group watches Shelby animal shelter

    The Shelby County Animal Shelter has come under fire recently as it works to maintain its "no kill" status.

     

    Randy Skaggs of the Trixie Foundation recently filed an open-records request with the shelter, seeking to verify that the shelter’s record match its "no kill" efforts.

     

  • Shelby County Sheriff's Reports Dec. 10, 2010

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  • Million-dollar pot bust goes federal, but suspect remains free

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  • Urban key-chain myth finds its way to Shelby

    An urban legend has found its way into central Kentucky.

    Shelbyville Police Detective Stacy Bruce said his department has received several calls regarding key chains that are leading criminals to homes for robbery and car jacking.

    “We’ve had several calls from individuals and even the Eminence Police Department and Stock Yards Bank. But nothing like this has ever happened,” Bruce said.

  • Simpsonville to residents: Move vehicles off street

    With forecasts for the weather outside getting ever more frightful, the Simpsonville City Commission made its first official step Tuesday night to creating an easier path for keeping its city streets free from snow and safer.

    Commissioners passed on first reading a new parking ordinance that would make it unlawful for residents to park on city streets for extended periods, and they appear likely to pass its second reading at their meeting Wednesday morning.

  • Business Briefcase Dec. 10, 2010

     New Proffitt at CUB

    Citizens Union Bank announced the hiring of Dana Proffitt as vice president of treasury services. 

     

    New stylist at Salon 722

    Frieda Seppenfield is a new stylist at Salon722 in Simpsonville. She works there Tuesday through Saturday.

     

    McCray named HR specialist of LCNI

  • County gets grants for new equipment

     Thanks to two Homeland Security grants, law enforcement and emergency personnel in Shelby County will be getting much needed equipment.

    At Tuesday night’s meeting of the Shelby County Fiscal Court, Deputy Emergency Management Director Paul Whitman told magistrates that the grants would provide new personal protection equipment for Shelby Task Force, a local hazmat team, as well as for local police agencies.

  • Deck the halls -- and mantles, trees and banisters

    As Christmas approaches, people are finding many more ways to deck their halls than using boughs of holly.

    But sometimes they need a little help with ideas, and several businesses in Shelby County are positioned to help them out.

  • AT&T's 3G powers into Shelby

    AT&T officially celebrated its expanded 3G service in Shelby County on Tuesday with a Chamber of Commerce event at the store on Midland Trail.

    The 3G service provides faster data at faster speeds for customers with smart phones and computer air cards, which provide mobile broadband service.

    The upgrade had been a hot topic with AT&T customers for several years because the service has been available in Louisville and Frankfort, but when the service finally arrived in Shelby County, customers were thrilled.