The athletes at Martha Layne Collins High School are going to be a bit safer this summer.
Because of the power of the name of the new high school’s namesake and an opportunity created by a committed parent, those who play sports at Collins during the summer heat will be provided with so-called “hot
Daniel Pearcy, 12, has been making a name for himself racing in the Junior Sportsman division of the RFR Cars Indy Karting Series in Indiana. An incoming seventh-grader at West Middle School, Pearcy has been racing go-carts for two seasons. He is currently in third place in the series, about 10 points off second place and with a couple more races to go in the season.
Pearcy races under the Howe Pearcy Racing Team, a subsidiary of Jim Howe Motorsports out of Columbus, Ind. Practice time is only before a race.
Council meeting canceled Shelbyville City Council has scheduled its regularly scheduled meeting for Thursday night. The next scheduled session would be Aug. 19. In the meantime the council will conduct a workshop at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday to discuss Shelbyville Downtown Districts.