.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • State Treasurer: Candidates promise more efficiency on fewer dollars

    BARDSTOWN – The three candidates for state treasurer this fall all deliver the same message on its face: in tough economic times, Kentucky's government must do more with less.

    Incumbent Democrat Todd Hollenbach, looking to win his second term as treasurer, says by deploying a team of volunteers, he has created new initiatives without cost to the taxpayer.

    Republican K.C. Crosbie argues Hollenbach hasn't made wise decisions on how to reign in spending, and has neglected his duty as a check-and-balance on executive branch spending.

  • Ghost stories to haunt Shelby County library

    Like any good ghost storyteller, Thomas Freese has learned to tell a tale with such strong description and emotion, that the listener often wonders if the story might actually be true.

    “In every good ghost story, there has to be a creative mix of history and mystery,” he said. “That’s what makes it interesting.”

  • I-64 accident claims Shelby County man

    An accident that shut down Interstate 64 nearly two weeks ago has claimed the life of the son of a family long embraced by Shelby County.

    William A. Goodwin, 23, of Pleasureville died Friday at the University of Louisville Medical Center from injuries he sustained in a crash Oct. 13, Kentucky State Police said Monday afternoon.

    He was a 2007 graduate of Shelby County High School and a member of the Catholic Church of the Annunciation and was attending Jefferson Community and Technical College at the Shelby County Campus.

  • Shelby County beats Bullitt East 32-13

    The Shelby County football team picked up its second victory of the season, and its first in Class 5A, District 4, Friday night.

    The Rockets rolled over visiting Bullitt East 32-13 at Robert Doyle Stadium.

    Shelby County (2-7, 1-2) trailed 13-3 at halftime, but outscored the Chargers 29-0 in the second half - including 22-0 in the fourth quarter.

    All four of the Rockets' second-half scores were from 36 yards or more.

  • Datebook: Oct. 21, 2011

    Public meetings
    The West Shelby Water Board meeting is 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the office, 7101 Shelbyville Road in Simpsonville. Phone 722-8944.

  • Movie star message

  • Panther Pride Store donations

  • ‘Home Sweet Home’ Shelbyville

  • Looking Back: October 21, 2011

    Information was gathered from previous years of The Shelby Sentinel, The Shelby News and The Sentinel-News. You can reach the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com.

     

  • Cross country season enters final stretch

    With most of the other high school sports already in their respective postseasons, cross country begins to enter the home stretch before the regionals on the first weekend of November and the state championships the following weekend.

    Saturday both county schools will be competing in separate meets. Collins will collectively run in the Henry County Invitational at Renaissance Park in Eminence. Henry, Oldham and Trimble counties are among the teams expected to attend.