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Today's News

  • Datebook: May 21, 2012

    Public meetings
    The Housing Authority of Shelbyville Board of Commissioners meets at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Housing Authority Administrative/Community Building.
    Shelby County Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. Thursday at the central office on Main Street in Shelbyville.

  • Election 2012, Shelbyville City Council: Jon Swindler

    A lifelong Shelbyville resident, Jon Swindler has seen the city continue to grow while maintaining it’s small-town atmosphere.

    As a Republican, Swindler said it’s important to focus the city’s future on conservative responsibility.

    “We need to continue managing our budget to reflect conservative responsibility for the taxpayers dollars,” he said.

  • Michael Long golf event

    Golfers participated in the 17th annual Michael Long Golf Scramble at the Shelbyville Country Club to generate donations for the Shelby Community Charities. Special guests for this year's event were six soldiers from Fort Knox that Kindred Healthcare brought to the event.

  • Changes in store for Shelby County Relay

    2012 Relay of Life
    What:
    Walkathon to rains money for the American Cancer Society fundraiser
    When:
    noon Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday
    Where:
    Shelby County High School
    Who:
    Teams from organizations that walk to raise money
    More information:
    www.relayforlife.org/relay/survivors.
     

     

  • Kindle winner at Library

    Kasia Tallman (center) was the winner of a Kindle that the Shelby County Public Library gave away during National Library Week. Also pictured are her mother Melinda Tallman (left) and Shana Schack, Bookmobile librarian.

  • I'm one: Byron Whitman Hardy

    Byron Whitman Hardy celebrated his first birthday Jan. 20, 2012.

    He is the son of Tripp and Paige Hardy of New York.

    Grandparents are Donnie and Mary Faye Ethington of Shelbyville and John and Virginia Hardy of Roswell, Ga.

  • Engagement: Johnson-Lisby

    Todd and Kathleen Johnsonof Owensboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara Elizabeth Johnson of Owensboro, to Matthew Michael Ray Lisby of Finchville. He is the son of Don and Karen Lisby of Finchville, and Leigh Ann Geralds of St. Petersburg, Fla.

    The wedding will take place 6:30 p.m. June 23, 2012, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Owensboro.

  • Birth: Wannemacher son

    Kevin and Kimberly Wannemacher of Wichita Falls, Texas, announce the birth of their third child, a son, on April 5, 2012. He has been named Lucas Andrew.

    Grandparents are Keith and Rita Hall of Shelbyville, Lori Janusko of Louisville and Denny and Pat Wannemacher of Troy Ohio.

    Great-grandparents are Robert and Joyce Green and Carla and Kathleen Hall, all of Shelbyville.

  • Birth: Fussenegger daughter

    Katie of Joe Fussenegger of Simpsonville announce the birth of their first child, Sophie Elizabeth, on March 19, 2012. She was born at 1:08 a.m. at Baptist Hospital East 7.12 pounds and 19.5 inches long.

    Grandparents are Sharon and Dale Kramer of Simpsonville, and Patty and Oscar Fussenegger of Florence. Great-grandparents are Charles and Diana Kramer of Simpsonville, John and Teresa Franklin of Louisville, Foster and Nell Doolin of Glasgow and Anne Atkins of Hopkinsville.

  • Court report: May 14, 2012

    District court

    The following cases were heard by Judge Linda Armstrong:

    Jonathan K. Hardy, first-degree criminal mischief – dismissed without prejudice.

    Alfonso Jaimes-Alaniz, first-offense DUI, no operator's/moped license and failure to produce insurance card – plead guilty – 30-day sentence, operator's license suspended for 120 days and $1,078 fine and costs.