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Today's News

  • Collins drops weekend twinbill at Bullitt

    The Collins baseball team struggled through a pair of games against North Bullitt and Bullitt East on Saturday afternoon.

    The Titans (18-14) were outscored by a combined 23-14 on the way to dropping both games.

    Collins struggled throw strikes in the opener against North Bullitt.

    As a team, the Eagles used a keen eye to draw 10 walks, and shelled three Titan pitchers for 10 earned runs, running away with the game late.

  • Shelby drops 3 in Jeffersontown tournament

    Shelby County softball will look to work on its pitch selection after dropping three games at Jeffersontown’s Charger Classic over the weekend.

    The Rockets were outscored by a combined 23-9 by Spencer County, Marion County and J-Town on Saturday, and according to head coach Kelly Cable, a large part of that came in choosing which pitches to swing at.

  • Manslaughter case gets new court date

    A Louisville man indicted in connection with a 2016 fatal crash on Taylorsville Road in Shelby County has received a new court date

    David E. Moore Jr., 33, will head back to court June 5 for a disposition hearing on the matter.

    On Sept. 2, Moore struck a vehicle driven by Julie Hedden Mundt, 57, also of Louisville, resulting in her death at the scene.

  • Looking backward: May 12, 2017

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

    If anyone has an old photo that they would like to run with this column bring it and the information into The Sentinel-News office or e-mail it to the writer at jblair@sentinelnews.com. We are also looking for mystery photos. If you have a picture you can't identify, send it in and we'll ask our readers for help.

    10 years ago, 2007

  • Church news: May 12, 2017

    Correction: Shelby Congregational's ninth annual Christian women united luncheon was incorrectly listed under another church in Friday's edition. A correct version of the announcement appears in the church news below.

     

  • Isopure leaving Simpsonville

    A company that makes water purification equipment for medical applications says it is moving to a location in Jeffersontown because it has outgrown its plant in Simpsonville.

    Isopure Corporation will relocate from 141 Citizens Blvd. to the Bluegrass Commerce Park in the Louisville suburb.

    Kevin Gillespie, owner and CEO/president, said Isopure, which employs 38 people, has purchased the former Kenmark Optical building.

  • Shelby boys take 2nd at track regional

    For the second year in a row, the Shelby County track and field team will send several athletes to state after posting a top-two finish.

    The Rockets team earned second-place with 86 points, 17 behind host North Oldham.

    Collins finished not far behind SCHS, ending up in fourth with 65 points.

    Shelby was anchored by defending state champion Kyrien Stone, who earned a pair of top finishes in his hallmark events of the triple and long jumps.

  • Rocket girls take 3rd place

    The Shelby County boys’ track and field team wasn’t the only Rockets squad putting on a show on Wednesday night.

    The SCHS girls’ team ended its Class AA Region 3 track meet in third place, with 98 points, finishing behind overall winner North Oldham by 25.

    While Collins team may not have earned a top finish, it will also send an athlete to the state competition later this month after a ninth-place spot with 19 points.

  • Collins tennis sends three to state

    For the second consecutive season, the Collins tennis team will be represented at the KHSAA State Tournament.

    No. 3 seeded boys singles player Jared Baltzell qualified for his spot at state on Tuesday, with a 7-6, 6-0 victory over his South Oldham opponent in the quarterfinals of the 8th Region tournament.

    Until this point in school history, Collins had yet to send a singles player to the state tournament.

  • Shelby blows out Waggener on road

    Following a four game losing streak, Shelby County baseball was looking to get back on track with both its attitude and effort with postseason play lurking just around the corner.

    The Rockets did just that in a big way on Tuesday night, dominating its matchup with Waggener in Louisville by a score of 20-1 and a five-inning, run-rule victory.

    SCHS (13-16-1) scored 17 of its runs in the second and third innings combined, with Marcus Collins being a major factor both at the plate and on the mound.