• 51st anniversary: Pearl and Tommy McCann

    Pearl and Tommy McCann of Shelbyville celebrated 51 years of marriage on Aug. 20, 2012.

    They are parents of Barbara Morgan, Jane Harrod, Kim Vanetta and Thomas McCann, all of Shelbyville. They have 15 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

  • Clayton wins Purchase Award

  • Scouts attend day camp

    More than 100 Shelby County Cub Scouts attended the Daniel Boone district annual day camp at Lake Shelby in June. One of the activities was for all the scouts to celebrate themselves.

  • Engagement: Medlin-Simpson

    Anthony Reynolds and Todd and Patty Adams, all of Shelbyville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Trish Medlin of Shelbyville, to C. Glenn Simpson of Eminence. He is the son of Charles and Charolette Simpson of Eminence.

    She is a 2010 graduate of Ata College and is a technician at Ficosa North America.

    He is a 1989 high school graduate and is a quality manager at Eminence Speaker.

    No date has been set.

  • Help for the Dempseys

    Crystal and Daniel Dempsey, with Harley, Nathaniel and baby Daryn, were the benefactors of a fundraiser event held Saturday night at Cropper Baptist Church. Daniel Dempsey, a resident of Finchville, received a lacerated liver, several broken ribs, and two fractured vertebrae and now has developed partial kidney failure as the result of an ATV accident. While recovering, he lost his job. The family’s friends arranged for food, a silent auction and a raffle, and the band Silver Wings donated its time for the event.

  • Engagement: Lawrence-Bordelon

    Robert Lawrence of Florida and Carol Gentry Lawrence of Simpsonville announce the engagement of their daughter, Jen Lawrence, to James Bordelon, both of Nebraska. He is the son of Dale and Tina McDonald of Mississippi.

    The wedding will take place at 7 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2012 at the New Orleans Museum of Art.

  • Cornerstone first day of school

    Cornerstone Christian Academy started the 29th school year on Aug. 13.

  • CHS dance team

    The Collins High School dance team attended camp at Miami University in Ohio recently. Members received several superior ribbons and a bid to nationals in Florida, and five team members made the all-American team.

  • Birth: Reed son

    Jason and Rebecca Reed of Shelbyville announce the birth of their second child, a son, on July 24, 2012 at Norton Suburban Hospital, Louisville. He has been named Jackson Tyler Reed.

    He was born at 8:40 p.m., weighing 5 pounds and 14 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He has a big brother, 2-year-old Joey.

    Grandparents are William and Carol Jackson of Smithfield, Glenn and Roxanne Reed of Louisville.

    Great-grandparent is Lela Jackson of Louisville.

  • Birth: Dempsey son

    Crystal and Daniel Dempsey of Shelbyville announce the birth of their second child, a son, on May 14, 2012, at Tri County Baptist Hospital. He has been named Daryn Jagger Dempsey.

    Grandparents are Danny Joe Dempsey of Shelbyville and Marty and Ellis Shouse of Frankfort.

    Great-grandparents are Betty Sue Shouse of Frankfort and James Bailey of Midway.