Today's News

  • Final Four preview



    How it got to the Final Four:The fourth-seeded Wildcats, who earned the Southeastern Conference's automatic bid, beat No. 13 seeded Princeton, 59-57, in the second round; fifth-seeded West Virginia 71-63 in the third round; No. 1 overall seed Ohio State, 62-60, in the Round of 16 and No. 2 seed North Carolina, 76-69, in the East Regional final.

    Coach:John Calipari.

  • Collins rally in 9th short of Anderson’s

    The Collins softball team’s last-at-bat rally came up just short Tuesday night.

    The Titans fell to visiting Anderson County, 6-5, in nine innings. The Bearcats scored four runs in the top of the ninth – the final two innings were played under international rules – before Collins rallied with three in the bottom of the inning before its comeback ended.

  • The game is always on for SCHS senior

    Be forewarned, if you ever go over to Michaela Manley's house, you better have your game-face on. Literally.

    “Whenever someone comes over, I ask them, ‘Do you want to play a game?’” Manley said.

    And if you take her up on her offer, you better proceed with caution.

    "I'm very competitive," she said.

    She proved that on the golf course, where she helped the Rockets to three consecutive appearances at State – the last two as the team’s top player.

  • 85th birthday

    Family and friends will celebrate Martha Mason's 85th birthday at 3-6 p.m. Saturday at the Mulberry Building. All are invited to attend.

  • Rockets go small to win big

    In the preseason Shelby County Coach Bart "Rudy" Roettger said that his team would play "small ball" this spring.

    Wednesday night the Rockets played that to near-perfection, beating visiting Gallatin County, 17-4, in five innings. Shelby County (5-2) had 10 hits, but only two for extra bases, and stole five bases.

  • Easter services

    Bagdad Baptist

    Easter Sunday services will be 8:30 Early Service, 9 Breakfast, 10: Sunday School, 10:45 Easter Service. The Youth will have a fundraiser Dinner Theater 6-8 p.m. on April 30 performing a play, "Virgil's First Easter," while serving dinner.  The youth are accepting donations for the cost of the evening, but are requesting that you get tickets so they will know how many are coming.  For tickets, call the church at (502) 747-8933. 



  • Church news: April 1, 2011


    A fish fry is 4:30-7:30 p.m. today, Friday and April 15. Good food at a good price. All proceeds will go to scholarships and the building fund. Homebound or hospitalized? If you know of someone who wants to see a priest or needs communion, call the parish office at 633-1547. If you have thought of becoming Catholic or have questions about the Catholic Church, you are invited to come to RCIA. Contact Diana at 647-3499.


    Bagdad Baptist

  • Court report: April 1, 2011

  • April calendar


    April 4-8 - Spring Break, no school

    April 14 - Kindergarten Registration and Screening 5:30-7:30 p.m. at six elementary schools. Bring child, child's birth certificate, Social Security card and two proofs of residency

    April 14 - Young Leaders Institute (sophomores from both high schools) Economic Development Day and graduation luncheon

    April 14 - Special School Board meeting 7 p.m.

  • Aviation top honors