• Business Briefcase: Sept. 3, 2010

    CUB names risk manager

    Robert Armstrong has recently joined Citizens Union Bank as Vice President of Risk Management. Armstrong was for years a bank examiner with the state and more recently a credit analyst/underwriter for a financial institution in Louisville. He and his family reside in Shelbyville.


    Abbott joins Century 21

  • Business Briefcase Aug. 27, 2010

    Federspiel named to certification board

    Pam Federspiel, director of the Shelby County Public Library, has been appointed to the state board for the certification of librarians. Her appointment by Gov. Steve Beshear will run through June 30, 2014. She represents professional librarians who are active in public library work. She replaces Mark M. Adler on the board.


    Financial advice event is Saturday

  • Shelby firm laying down sod at Collins

    Collins High School's soccer and football teams may have already started their seasons, but the practice fields are still getting the finishing touches.

    Superior Turf and Sod Farms (STSF) of Finchville was laying the second half of the turf on Wednesday to finish the practice field next to the soccer and football stadium.

    The company got the job through C-Trax Contracting of Sellersburg, Ind.

  • Popular day camp ends summer season on high note

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  • Business Briefcase Aug. 20, 2010

     Shelby not on FEI list

    No restaurants or bars in Shelby County are among the 60 to be listed for the Alltech Fortnight Festival Provides Passport program. This allows residents and visitors a directory for outlets during the Alltech FEI Games in Lexington on Sept. 25-Oct. 10.

  • Business Briefcase: Aug. 13, 2010

    Talon among winning wineries

    Talon Winery and Vineyard, which is based in Lexington but has a vineyard and tasting room in Shelby County, was among the Kentucky wineries that brought home 32 medals, including two double golds and five golds, at the Indy International Wine Competition this past week in West Lafayette, Ind.

  • Dutton hoping to give Dottie’s a new ‘do

    Dottie’s Beauty Shop just might remain open after all.


    Well, at least a form of it.


    Gilmore and Donna Dutton and Jeff and Robin Reynolds bought the two buildings at 410 and 416 6th Street and the sign that for years has been their icon from Jean Culver in an auction on Saturday, and Gilmore Dutton said he might not make changes.


  • Old hands at new aluminum

    Most people started taking aluminum cans and foil for recycling in the mid-1980s, but the process has been around much longer.

    Ohio Valley Aluminum Company -- which on Saturday celebrated its 50th anniversary in Shelbyville -- is proof of that.

  • New sports talk show starts Monday

    Sports has always been a hot topic in Shelby County, and on Monday the topic will hit the local airwaves with a new show, Sports Talk Happy Hour, on WXLN-FM (93.3).

  • Business Briefcase Aug. 6, 2010

     Shelby Red Cross seeks candidate

    The Red Cross in Shelby and Henry counties is in search of a qualified individual to serve as its Americorps position for the next year. This position is great for recent graduates looking for funds to pay for college, retirees wanting to give back to the community, or anyone currently not employed looking for more experience. There is no pay with this position, but a monthly stipend is provided for living expenses.