Today's News

  • Engagement: King-Williams

    Lister and Vick King of Shelbyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley King, to Christopher Williams, son of Jim Williams of Shelbyville and Joan Watson of Louisville.

    King is a Shelby County High School graduate and attended LCC in Lexington and JCC in Louisville. She works as a medical assistant at First Choice Ankle and Foot Care.

    Williams attended the University of Louisville, received his associate of arts degree from the University of Phoenix and graduated from Eastern in Louisville. He works as a specialist at Lowe’s in Louisville.

  • 4 generations: McCray

    Four generations of the McCray family gathered recently for a photograph. Pictured are (from left) Karla McCray Riddle, grandmother; John Truell McCray, great grandfather, holding Parker James Wiley; and Kayla Riddle Wiley, mother.

  • 5 generation: Riddle/Ford

    Four generations of the Riddle/Ford family gathered recently for a photograph. Pictured are (seated from left) Bea Ford, great-great grandmother; Sue Ford Riddle, great grandmother, holding Parker James Wiley; (back row) James Allen Riddle Jr., grandfather; and Kayla Riddle Wiley, mother.

  • I'm one: Shyanna Claire Knight

    Shyanna Claire Knight celebrated her first birthday Aug. 12, 2011.

    She is the daughter of Martha Knight and Chris Knight, both of Danville.

    Grandparents are Penny Reynolds of Waddy, David Reynolds of Taylorsville, Wendy Knight and Dale Knight, both of Liberty. Great-grandparents are Stella Carris of Waddy, Marvine Crutcher and Thomas Crutcher, both of Liberty, and the late Wilmer G. Carris Sr.

  • Library receives funds

    Tom Flowers, vice chair of the conservation district, presents Pamela Federspiel, director of the Shelby County Public Library, with a check to purchase conservation books for the library’s collection. This books purchased with this check is on display at the library on the third floor.

  • Sheriff’s camp attendees

  • Titans tie for 10th-place

    It may not have been the start that the Collins boys’ golf team had wanted, but it was solid enough nonetheless against some of the state’s top teams.

    The Titans tied for 10th-place in the 13th annual, two-day, Flyer Classic. Collins carded a team score of a 25-over-par 305 (which also tied it for 10th) in Monday’s first round at Juniper Hills Golf Course in Frankfort. Then followed that up with a second day 30-over-par 318 at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa in Lexington.

  • Rockets finish seventh

    The Shelby County girls’ golf team started this season just like it ended last season, and Coach Anna Simpson was anything but disappointed.

    The Rockets, who finished seventh in the State Tournament last year, came in seventh in Monday’s Henry County Invitational at Henry County Country Club.

  • Shelby shows early improvement

    The Shelby County boys’ golf team showed vast improvement in its 2011 season-opening tournament.

    In the inaugural Rocket Invitational at Weissinger Hills the Rockets shot a collective 357 – a very pleasing score to Shelby County Coach Matt Redmon.

    “It’s about a 50-stroke improvement from the first tournament last year,” Redmon said. “But even though we improved so much we didn’t show how much improvement we’ve had [in practice]. We’re capable of shooting 20 shots better.”

  • Two KHSAA state championship sites moved

    Three of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s state championship events will have new homes starting with the 2011-12 school year.