• Youth March Events

    Shelby County Public Schools

    Saturday – U of L Engineering Expo for talented and gifted students from Collins High and Shelby County High. Theywill be entering the Rocketry contests and the Rube Goldberg machine contest as well as taking part in various hands-on activities at U of L Speed School of Engineering.

  • Cornerstone students visit capitol

    Annie Quinn’s fourth-grade class at Cornerstone Christian Academy class took a field trip to the state capitol in Frankfort. They are pictured with state Sen. Paul Hornback (R-Shelbyville) and state Rep. Brad Montell (R-Shelbyville), both of whom also autographed the photo.

  • Youth menus: Feb. 25 through March 1


    Elementary schools – Breakfast: Mini Pancakes, WG Blueberry Muffin, Variety of Cereal, Juice, Fresh Fruit and Milk; Entrées: Fiestada Pizza, WG Corn Dog; Sides: Cooker Carrots, Tater Tots, Fresh Pear/Pineapple Tidbits, Milk; condiments: Ketchup, Mustard

  • Cornerstone science fair projects

    Science fair participants from Cornerstone Christian Academy displayed their projects, spoke to judges, and those receiving “excellent” were Lara Barbour, Blake Davis, Grace White, Kayley Miller, Aidan Barbour, Brandt Ladner, Chance Marthaler, Justin Terrill, Dwayne Zapata, Eli Lace, Tori McGuire, Autumn Lace, Kaitlyn Hochstrasser, Michael Woodward, Cameron Aldridge, John Hagan and Ezekiel Thompson.

  • SCHS earns fitness grant

    Shelby County High School has won a $3,000 grant from the National Football League and National Dairy Council to promote physical fitness and healthy eating.

    Christina Olsson, the youth services center coordinator, applied for the grant, which provides $2,000 for nutrition and $1,000 for fitness. She is coordinating plans to help students sample healthier foods and to acquire new exercise equipment.

    Wright Elementary had won a similar grant, and SCHS Assistant Principal Henry Robbins, who had worked on that bid while at Wright, helped with the application.

  • On campus: Feb. 22, 2013

    EKU graduates from Shelby County

  • Corpus Christi honor rolls, Feb. 22, 2013

    First honors

    Shelby Cooley, Bethany Griffin, John Paul Poole, Gabriel Rock


    Second honors

    Therese Bohnlein, Michael Bohnlein, Samantha Hosein,Anne Poole, Therese Poole, Joseph Rock, Vanessa Rohlin, Rodrigo Rohlin, Megan Zoeller, Courtney Zoeller, James Zoeller

  • Cornerstone Christian Academy honor roll: Feb. 22, 2013

    First grade

    Micah Webb, Blake Davis, Alex Whitten

    All A’s:  Dillon Ritchey, Lara Barbour, Christian Goldey, Opal Best, Lexi Lee, Savanah Butler, Noah Maxwell, Ethan Hendricks, Grace White, Shelby White, Jon Dudinskie, Maeve Cable, Anthony Wooldridge, Owen Burke, Eli Petrey, Chris Northern and David Ashby

  • SCHS dance team winners

    The Shelby County High School dance team recently competed in the eighth, ninth and 10th regional competition held at Oldham County High School. The team won first place and brought home the trophy for eighth region small varsity pom champs. It will compete in the KDCO state competition in Frankfort. The team consists of (from left) Olivia Matlin, Claire Schaefer, Destiny Long, Alex Skellie, Miranda Tirbs, Lindsey Hill, Heather Cook and Emilee Colvin.

  • WMS cheerleaders win division

    West Middle School cheerleaders won first place for their division in the America’s Best Championship at Louisville. Team members are Myria Grantham (from left, front row), Taylor Decker, Anna Mercer, Sadie Garner; (back) Alexis Miller, Lindsay Creque, Meghan Wood, Kailyn Locklear, Captain Myah Rice, Captain Dalaney Eden, Emily Fields, Jordyn Hunter, Madeline Presley and Makiah Jackson. Kayla Spoonamore is the head coach and Lauren Rice is assistant.