Today's News

  • Parks and Recreation fish fry

    Good fish, good company — and a view.

    That’s what Shelby County can expect at the Shelbyville/Shelby County Parks and Recreation Fish Fry from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Lake Shelby.

    Lake Shelby, a Parks and Rec. property, benefits from net sales.

    Fish dinners cost $10 for adults and $7 for kids and include:

    fish sandwich

    potato wedges

    cole slaw

    hush puppy

    drink and

    ice cream

    Food items may also be purchased a la carte.

  • My 103rd Birthday

    I’m diverging from the continuity of my current “Close Calls” series in order to focus on my 103rd birthday.

  • Post 37 splits Oldham County 1-1

     Post 37 played a double header on Sunday against Post 39 Oldham County at Bellarmine. Oldham County took the first game 9-5, but Shelbyville would rebound and win game two, 7-2.


     Head coach of Post 37 Matt Buresh said he believed they hit the ball well in game one, but was pleased with the result in game two.

  • Swish2Success draws 150 campers

     Coming off of a French National Championship with France 24 – owned by former San Antonio Spurs great Tony Parker – and getting the Polish National Team qualified for the World Basketball Games in China later in August, Shelbyville native and former Shelby County Rocket standout AJ Slaughter returned home to host his second annual Swish2Success Slaughter Elite Camp with his fiancéand founder Anna Persaud.

  • Stingrays remain unbeaten champs

     For the 5th time in a row, the Shelby Stingrays are the unbeaten Summer League Champions after scoring 1,818.50 points to top Hillcrest, Woodmont and Cooper Farms in the Blue Division and wrap another perfect season.

  • Farm girl showcasing artisan crafts

    Find a need and fill it.

    That’s an essential phrase commonly touted for business success, and it’s exactly what one Shelby County woman is doing.

    Ashley Hughes started a new online marketplace selling high-end, authentic USA made products based on crafter’s needs to market their handmade work beyond the craft show.

    She learned about the need while attending craft fairs with her daughter when various vendors expressed they wanted other selling platforms for their items.

  • Post 37 falls to Floyd Knobs

     Shelbyville Post 37 battle Floyd Knobs, Ind., in a makeup game from a rainout last month, and despite a late rally Post 37 fell 10-8 in a tight game.

    Post 37 head coach Matt Buresh was impressed with Floyd Knobs.

     “It was a battle of two good teams playing each other,” he said. “Floyd Knobs is always a tough team to beat. We battled until the end, had the tying run on base in the ninth, but couldn’t bring him in.”

  • Stingrays wrap regular season unbeaten

     The Shelby Stingrays finished its fourth straight regular season unbeaten after undefeated beating Polo Fields Wednesday in the final regular season meet.

    In a dominant performance, the Stingrays took first place in 54 of the 66 total events.

    Stingrays head coach Tom Coons said his squad is looking forward to the championship and excited to bring another title back to Shelby County.

  • Collins’ Federle competes in Battle in the Boro

     High school basketball fans itching for some games can hit Louisville this weekend for the Battle of the Boro event, which draws more than 1,500 girls’ AAU basketball teams from the U.S. and Canada. And with all that talent in the attendance, the tournament also draws more than 1,000 college coaches and scouts.

    Among the participants is Collins rising senior Olivia Federle playing with the Kentucky Premiere AAU team.

  • Suttor wins Louisville Jr. Championship

     Taking a month off from golf for anyone from a weekend duffer to a PGA pro can be difficult, but Rylee Suttor didn’t seem to have any rust on her way to a win in the Louisville Jr. Championship.

    The now former Titan carded a 73 Tuesday and a 79 Monday to win the 13-18 year old girls division of the PGA sanctioned event at the Polo Grounds in Louisville, which hosts some of the top young golfers across Kentucky and Southern Indiana.