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Today's News

  • Sports Digest: Sept. 22, 2010

    SCHS girls win Boyle

    with record scores

    Shelby County High School’s girls golf team won the Boyle County Invitational on Saturday, shooting a season low 309, 35 shots ahead of second place Boyle County (344) to conclude their regular season.

    The Rockets’ Jordan Webb, Shannon Harover, and Michaela Manley also took the top three places for the tournament.

  • First person: SCHS, Collins have high hopes for regional golf

     The regional high school golf tournaments start Monday. Shelby County will be among the favorites in the girls’ 5th Regional, and Collins’ boys have had a strong season. The girls play Monday at Midland Trail in Middletown. The boys play in the 6th Regional at Nevel Meade in Prospect on Tuesday.

  • Boys golf: Collins 2nd, Shelby 8th in CKC tournament

    The Collins and Shelby County boys’ golf teams wrapped up their Central Kentucky Conference seasons in the CKC Tournament at the Shelbyville Country Club on Saturday. 

    Collins finished second among the 11 schools with an 18-hole total of 320, and SCHS was eighth (382).

  • 2 queens for a day

    Collins High School will crown its first queen next Friday during a Homecoming celebration - Shelby County High School's Homecoming.

    They won't be at the same site, but the two schools will crown their queens on the same night.

    Because of scheduling problems for both schools, Shelby County's Homecoming celebration will be against North Bullitt, while across town Collins will face Bullitt East.

    "There was no avoiding it, really," SCHS Athletics Director Sally Zimmerman said.

  • EARLIER: School enrollment down slightly

    Shelby County Public Schools' enrollment was down slightly from projections, according to a report at Thursday’s meeting.

    The district had projected 6,571 students, but on Aug. 24 had 6,551 students enrolled throughout its 11 schools.

    Dave Weedman, the district's director of student support services, told the board that the district's "warm body" count, taken on the fifth day of school, puts them right on track.

  • Business Briefcase Sept. 17, 2010

     Dottie’s Thompson now at Village Plaza

    Susan Thompson, who began her career at Dottie’s Beauty Shop in the 1960s, is now working at Village Plaza Hair Styles. “I just want to let my regular customers know I’m back and where I’ll be working,” she said.

  • Shelby resident heads parole board

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    A Shelby County man has been appointed to head up the Kentucky Parole Board.

  • Sports Digest: Sept. 17, 2010

     Girls soccer: SCHS, Collins shutout

    Shelby County lost, 4-0, in a road game at Male on Monday. It was only the second scoreless outing for the Rockets (3-7-0). They travel to Meade County today before playing six games in 10 days beginning at home against region leading North Oldham (9-2-1).

  • EARLIER: 'I sliced her from ear to ear'

     A friend of a former Shelbyville man accused of murdering a woman from Mount Eden on Sept. 3 claims the man admitted doing so the next day while trying to convince him to help get rid of her body.

  • Boys soccer: Collins bounces back, readies for S. Oldham

    Collins’ boys soccer team, ranked No. 23 in a poll of state coaches, was coming off its first loss of the season when Whitefield Academy came to town Tuesday.

    The Titans showed they could bounce back, pounding the visitors, 10-1, the fourth time this year they have won by five goals or more.