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Today's News

  • King pleads guilty to theft charges

    Jenny King of Shelby County, a former longtime finance officer for Shelby County Fiscal Court charged with embezzling more than $23,000, pleaded guilty Monday in connection with that theft.

    King pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking over $10,000 but less than $1 million, first-degree unlawful access to a computer, second-degree forgery (six counts), theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but less than $10,000 and fraudulent use of a credit card under $500.

    She received a 5-year sentence for her plea agreement.

  • Shelby dominates Breckinridge

    After more than a week between games due to rainouts, Shelby County baseball was ready to get back on the diamond and exploded to blow out Breckinridge County 14-1 on Monday.

    The Rockets (4-6-1) rode a dominant pitching performance from starter Domingo Garcia, who allowed just five hits and no earned runs while striking out seven in a complete game victory.

    Along with Garcia’s fantastic night on the mound, SCHS compiled 18 hits as a team to help earn its fourth win of the year.

  • Titans rally to top Central Hardin

    Down 2-0 after five innings of play, Collins baseball was looking for a way to grab its first lead of the game over Central Hardin on Monday night.

    In the top of the sixth, runners Michael Hill and Matthew Hershberger were waiting on first and second, respectively, for the Titans (7-6) when catcher Zane Baker stepped to the plate.

    On the third pitch of the at-bat, Baker blasted a shot over the leftfield fence, and opened up a 3-2 lead over the Bruins (3-6).

  • Clark captures PGA Jr. title

    While the spring and summer months may technically be the offseason for high school golfers, Grace Clark is laying the smack down in Kentucky PGA junior events.

    On the weekend of March 25-26, the eighth-grader from Shelby County High School earned a first-place finish in the Girls High School Division Kentucky PGA Junior Tour Match Play Tournament in Danville.

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  • New medical practice offers fresh approach

    Dr. Laura White, a pediatrician of 10 years in Shelby County, has opened a new medical practice called Future Hope Total Health.

    The practice, which opened in January, is located in the same building as her pediatrics practice, Future Hope Pediatrics, at 231 Midland Park in Shelbyville, with a staff of three, herself, her son Austin, as administrator, and her husband, Mark, as health coach and personal trainer.

    Mark White said he wanted to clear up some confusion about the status of his wife’s two practices.

  • Church news: March 31, 2017

    Allen Chapel United Methodist

    The church will be celebrating women in ministry at 9:30 a.m. April 9. The guest speaker will be Minister Sherry Hagler. Services are at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Located on KY 55 in Finchville. The Rev. Robert Raglin is the pastor.

    Bagdad Baptist

    Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and worship at 11 a.m. Wednesday night services begin with a meal at 6 p.m., followed by children and youth activities at 6:30 p.m. and adult Bible study at 6:45 p.m.

    Beechridge Baptist

  • Collins capitalizes on Assumption miscues

    Manufacturing runs and riding a hot-hand on the mound led to Collins seizing an early lead, and eventually a 5-1 win over a visiting Assumption team on Wednesday night.

    The Titans (6-3) scored five runs over four separate innings thanks to defensive miscues by the Rockets (5-7).

    Assumption committed four errors in the loss that led to three unearned runs for Collins.

  • Oldham rallies past Collins

    Untimely errors decided a pitcher’s duel between Collins baseball and Oldham County on Tuesday night.

    The three hurlers from both the Titans and the Colonels combined to strike out 20 batters and allowed just two earned runs between them.

    Unfortunately, two unearned runs on fielding mistakes set the final score at 3-1, with Oldham leaving the victor.

  • Shelby opens up fishing program

    While Shelby County’s newly KHSAA-certified bass fishing team may be in its growing stages, the unit has been gaining valuable experience out on the water.

    The team recently competed in its first tournament last Saturday, and will remain busy until the postseason begins on April 22.