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Today's News

  • Henry Cleveland:1922-2010

    Henry Cleveland will be remembered for many things -– his photography, his time as a mail carrier and his service to the community.

    But what those who knew him will miss most is his smile and the genuine love he showed for people.

  • Collins' comeback falls short

    Collins’ comeback came up just short Friday night in the Class AAAA football quarterfinals. 

    The Titans nearly made an improbable rally from a 21-point first-quarter deficit, and a 17-point one in the fourth quarter, before falling to Western 31-26 in the Region 2 title tilt at Titans Stadium.

  • Karas ready for state meet

    The first time Caterina Karas competed in a running event, she ended up in tears.

    “It was a track meet...I was last in all three of my events,” Karas recalled earlier this week. “I came home and told my mom I didn’t want to run anymore, I was crying.”

  • Election 2010: There were small problems, big turnout

    A voting machine mix-up and a broken vote counter led to an interesting Election Day in the Shelby County Clerk's Office, but all-in-all Sue Carole Perry said she couldn't complain.

    "It's a much less stressful day when you're running unopposed," she joked. "Really, though, it wasn't too bad."

    The results were posted by about 9 p.m., and Shelby was not the last county in the voting district to post results, that honor falling to Bullitt County for the third consecutive election.

  • Murder suspect back in court Dec. 7

    The man accused of slashing his girlfriend’s throat earlier this year did not appear as scheduled Tuesday in Anderson Circuit Court, and is now scheduled to appear Dec. 7. Gary M. Bancroft, 33,  remains in jail on a $500,000 cash bond for allegedly killing Frances Renee Mobley, also 33, on Sept.

  • Barking up the right tree

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  • News Briefs: Nov. 12, 2010

    State’s revenues grew

    by 8.1 percent in October

    The state's General Fund tax receipts grew 8.1 percent in October compared to the same time last year. Total revenues for the month were $705.3 million. That compares to $652.4 million during October 2009.

    Receipts have now risen 5.3 percent for the first four months of the fiscal year.

  • GIRLS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Eighth Region could be crazy this season

    Don’t be surprised if the Eighth Region earns the nickname “The Crazy Eight” this season.

    “I think on any given night, any of us can beat anybody,” Collins Coach Phillip Conder said. Here’s a closer look:

  • The BIG H celebrates the big 2-0

    It was fitting that one of the first ones through the door Saturday was the person responsible for leading Heritage Elementary's 20th anniversary celebration.

    "I was in the first fifth-grade class that came over from Henry Clay," said Principal Steven Rucker, joking with the crowd in the gym. "Folks, I beat in [into the building] the bleachers that you're sitting on."

  • What we think: This intersection requires inspection

    The suggestions have been arriving for weeks now, and we think it’s time for action.

    The topic is the new intersection at U.S. 60 and KY 55 that was designed and constructed to accommodate its connection with Freedom’s Way, Shelbyville’s new bypass.