Today's News

  • Early loss too much to over come for Post 37

    By Laura Clark


    Shelbyville’s American Legion season came to an end when Henderson’s bats turned on in the final inning Saturday and pulled out a 7-6 victory, in the American Legion State Tournament at Clear Creek Park.


    Metcalfe County beat Danville, 10-9, Monday morning to win the tournament and t and advance to the American Legion Regional Tournament to be played in Grand Prairie, Texas, this week.


  • Company expanding, needs site changes

    Walnut Ridge Log Homes may have to look into a new name.

    The company that was started 27 years ago by Mike and Linda Miller is expanding into modular homes.

    The company is requesting an amendment of their site on the corner of Old 7 Mile Pike and Mount Eden Road to add a modular display home next to the log home.

    Nick Miller, who co-owns the company with his parents, said the expansion is needed.

  • Weekend fire destroys barn

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  • Jefferson County coach arrested in Shelby


  • EARLIER: Hot competition on hot night

    Wednesday’s oppressive heat kept neither patrons nor competitors away from the opening night of the 21st Shelbyville Horse Show, as thousands of spectators viewed the annual equine show and festival at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

  • Schools: One down, four to go

    As Collins opens its doors this week for student orientation, the Shelby County Board of Education will turn its attention to the next project.

    At Thursday's meeting the board will consider approval of beginning the process of designing and building a new 600-student elementary school on Discovery Blvd.

    The long-term plan also includes a middle school on the 110-acre parcel off of U.S. 60 just west of Shelbyville. The elementary school is projected to be built south of Collins High School, closer to U.S. 60.

  • EARLIER: 100-degree temps boil Shelby

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  • New sports talk show starts Monday

    Sports has always been a hot topic in Shelby County, and on Monday the topic will hit the local airwaves with a new show, Sports Talk Happy Hour, on WXLN-FM (93.3).

  • EARLIER: Dottie's location goes on the block

    For more than 70 years Dottie's Beauty Shop has held court on 6th Street in the building with its classic stone façade.

    But come Saturday someone or something new will move in and set up shop.

    The former Dottie's, and the building to its north with the same stone front, 410 and 414 6th Street, will be put up for auction at 11 a.m.

  • Business Briefcase Aug. 6, 2010

     Shelby Red Cross seeks candidate

    The Red Cross in Shelby and Henry counties is in search of a qualified individual to serve as its Americorps position for the next year. This position is great for recent graduates looking for funds to pay for college, retirees wanting to give back to the community, or anyone currently not employed looking for more experience. There is no pay with this position, but a monthly stipend is provided for living expenses.