Today's News

  • Vacation Bible schools: July 31, 20115

    Crossroad Lighthouse

    The camp meeting revival will be from Aug. 2 to 7. Services are Sunday at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., and Monday through Friday at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Located at 220 Clear Creek Road in Eminence. Rev. Paul Harvey is the pastor. Call 502-518-0550.

  • Church news: July 31, 2015

    Allen Chapel

    Morning service is at 9:30 on Sunday. Rev. Robert Marshall is the pastor. Located on KY 55 in Finchville.

    Bagdad Baptist

  • Scouts trek through New Mexico
  • FFA fair winners

    Emily Goins (left) showed her prize heifer during the FFA show at the Shelby County Fair. Pictured are Emily, 2014-15 treasurer; Sophia Brown, 2014-15 reporter and 2015-16 president; and Kayci Campbell, 2015-16 reporter.

  • Looking back: July 31, 2015

    Information was gathered from previous years of The Shelby Sentinel, The Shelby News and The Sentinel-News. You can reach the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com.

  • Shelby County Sheriff Reports


    Kristen A. Newberry, 24, of 2955 Waddy Road was arrested May 22 at 2378 Waddy Road and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of intoxicants, first offense and possession of an open alcoholic beverage container in a vehicle.

    Taylor J. Hart, 21, of 566 Cemetery Road in Pleasureville was arrested May 31 on Frankfort Road and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, first offense.



  • Man charged with rape, kidnapping

    A Shelbyville man has been charged with several felony offenses in the alleged sexual assault of a teenaged girl.

    Phillip E. Bynum Sr., 55, was arrested Saturday in connection with an incident that had occurred Tuesday, July 21, when a 16-year-old girl spent the night with his daughter, who was at his residence, according to a Shelbyville Police report.

  • Kuzmanovic indicted for murder

    Two months after being arrested and charged with reckless homicide in a vehicular death in May, a Lakewood, Washington man has had that charge bumped up to a more serious level.

    A Shelby County Grand Jury indicted Miroslav Kuzmanovic July 20 with murder, three counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, and operating a commercial vehicle while using a hand-held mobile phone.

    Reckless homicide is a Class D felony, which carries a penalty of only 1 to 5 years in prison, whereas murder penalties range from 20 years to life, and can even encompass death.

  • Susanne of Allen Dale Farm, Part 2: Coming to Kentucky

    General Baron de Charette died on October 9, 1911, at the age of 79.  His widow, Tennessee-born Antoinette, Baronne de Charette, continued to live at La Basse Motte in Brittany. Here during World War I she entertained American troops on leave from the Western Front.  After her death on February 3, l9l9, her obituary in a Nashville paper closed with this tribute:

  • Cruising downtown

    The Shelby County Car Club downtown cruise had 160 classic cars this weekend.