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Today's News

  • EARLIER: There's a trick to Halloween this year

    When you start to get older, sometimes it's hard to tell just when the good ol' days ended.

    But on occasion, there's an ordinance to remind you.

    Gone are the days when kids would wait eagerly for dark to don their vampire and ghost costumes and then hit the streets to canvas the neighborhood for candy. Staying out until porch lights were turned off, signaling houses were out of candy, or just simply until they ready for bed.

  • Election 2010: Only one precinct change, fewer voters

    The polls open at 6 a.m. Tuesday, and voters in Shelby County should be ready.

    Very little has changed for registered voters in the county: Only one of the 34 polling locations has moved, affecting about 850 in Cropper.

    "We sent letters out to everyone in that voting district, but some people are still confused," Shelby County Clerk Sue Carole Perry said.  "Both [magisterial] candidates [Bill Hedges and John Lewis] have told us they've received calls from people asking if they had to go to Bagdad to vote."

  • EARLIER: Another mess for the bypass

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  • Magisterial races: Some candidates agree, but some don’t

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  • News Briefs: Oct. 29, 2010

    I 64 lane closures Monday through Thursday

    Lane closures are scheduled 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Thursday as part of the road-widening project between the Jefferson/Shelby County line and Simpsonville.

     

     McConnell here for GOP rally Saturday

  • Guthrie: Here are my positions on jobs bill, health-care reform

    U.S. Representative Brett Guthrie (R-Bowling Green) stopped in Shelby County on Monday to visit with area firefighters and EMS workers and take a tour at Clear Creek Park.

    But Guthrie, who is campaigning against Democrat Ed Marksberry of Owensboro for Kentucky's 2nd District Congressional seat, which he won in 2008, also wanted to reply to a few comments made by his opponent in The Sentinel-News on Friday.

  • Election 2010: Conway brings his fight to Shelby

    Jack Conway asked about 30 supporters that showed up outside the Shelby County Courthouse on Thursday morning to gather in a little closer.

    Like a coach before the big game, Conway was urging his team of Democrats on in support of his bid to be Kentucky's next U.S. Senator.

    "I'm asking you, Shelby County, can we carry this county?" he asked.

  • Church wants to buy a new ride for Duanne Puckett

    It’s time for Duanne Puckett to get a “new set of wheels,” and in a classic twist of déjà vu, members of her church family are again leading the charge to see the task through.

  • Circuit Court Clerk race: Miller's experience vs. Redmon's zeal

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  • 2010 races

     

    State senate State house District Judge

    County Judge/Executive

    Property Valuation Administrator

    County Attorney County Clerk Sheriff Jailer Coroner Surveyor Magistrate Constable Shelbyville Mayor

    Shelbyville City Council

    School Board districts 1, 4