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Today's News

  • Rockets split two

     While the Rockets had been riding an offensive hot streak, it was pitching and defense they needed in a split with DeSales and Lincoln County. The Rockets fell 3-2 to DeSales in a tight road contest Friday, but a dominating pitching performance from Caleb Collins paced the Rockets in a bounce back 11-0 home win over Lincoln County Monday.

     

    Shelby County 11,
    Lincoln County 0

  • Titans go 1-2 in last 3 games

     The Collins softball team notched its first win of the season at home Thursday topping Charlestown, Ind., 9-4.

    The girls then hit the road, traveling to Destin, Fla., to participate in the Florida Beach Bash Sunday through Friday. But after traveling, Collins faced two Kentucky teams, falling 8-2 to Assumption and 5-2 to Central Hardin.

     

    Central Hardin 5,
    Collins 2

  • Moral victory

     The Shelby County softball team is still searching for its first win of the season after falling to the South Oldham Dragons 13-1.

    The Dragons went to work early scoring four runs in the top of the first inning. In the Rockets first inning at the plate, Elizabeth Ivers hit a double to deep center to put her self in scoring position. Jessica Edington followed with a hard-hit line drive right at the Dragons shortstop MacKenna Williams, and the the ball ricochet off Williams and into center field to score Ivers and put the Rockets on the board.

  • Datebook - April 3, 2019

    This Week

    Bagdad Ruritan

    Bagdad Ruritan Club meets at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 4.

    NAACP branch meeting

    The local NAACP branch meets at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 4 at the Stratton Community Center. For more information contact Janice Harris at 502-337-4509 or E-mail sisterjaniceharris@hotmail.com.

    Gold Wing Riders meeting

  • Birth Announcement - Sophia Belle Berkley
  • Blasting off

     The Shelby County baseball team got back in the win column after drilling Fairdale 17-7 Wednesday in a run-rule shortened, five-inning home win.

    The Rockets went right to work in the bottom of the first inning when Dale Kirk two-run single scored Marcus and Caleb Collins for the first two runs of the game. The Rockets would add another run in the first to take control.

     

     

  • Titans stretch streak to four

     The Collins baseball team notched its fourth straight win to move one game above .500 after drilling Christian Academy Centurions 13-3 on the road Tuesday.

    The Titans jumped out to an early lead in the top of the first after a double from Will Cline brought Michael Hill home for the first run of the game. Collins would tack on another run to stretch their lead to 2-0.

    The Centurions would battle back and take the lead in the bottom of the third inning after a Joseph Sutherland single brings home Zachary Reese to take a 3-2 lead.

  • Just swing

     The Shelby County softball team continues to search for its first win of the season after an 11-0 loss at home to Western Hills Tuesday.

    The Wolverines struck early with a single from Katy Redmon to plate Kendall Daily to make it 1-0. Western Hills would tack on another run in the second to push their lead to 2-0.

  • Collins’ Jacobs and Shelby’s Pruitt headline Oldham Kick-off Classic

     Collins and Shelby County high schools put up dominating performances in the field events in a key early meet in the Kick-off Classic at Oldham County High School last Friday.

     

     

    Collins

  • Challenge accepted

    Thanks to some major support from the community, Shelbyville’s own Donna Chamberlain-Gribbins battled through some fierce competition to reach the final round of the 9th annual Derby Burger Challenge and was able to bring home a top three finish with her Foto Finish Filly Cheese Steak Burger burger.

    Chamberlain-Gribbins has been participating in the challenge every year since 2014 after seeing it advertised on TV in 2013.

    She knew it was the perfect challenge for her.