Today's News

  • Sports Bulletin Board: June 3, 2011

    Collins-West Middle Sports Fair
    There will be a Collins-West Middle Sports Fair from 6-8:30 p.m. tonight at Titans Stadium. You’ll be able to meet coaches from both schools, get tryout and camp information as well as sports physical forms. There will also be representatives from area youth leagues, wellness and fitness programs and summer sports camps. Former University of Kentucky basketball player, and author, Mark Krebs will also be on hand.   
    Realtors golf scramble

  • COOK: On tap: All-Star preview, Card Caravan

    You can get a sneak peak of the Kentucky All-Star boys’ basketball team Monday night at Anderson County High School.
    The Kentucky All-Stars, who are guided by Bearcats Coach Glen Drury, will scrimmage the state’s junior all-stars at 6:30 p.m. at the school in Lawrenceburg. That will be a warm-up for next weekend, when the Kentucky All-Stars will take on their Indiana counterparts June 10 at Bellarmine University’s Knights Hall in Louisville and the next night at Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

  • Athlete of the week: He was No. 1 in more ways than just his uniform

    Tyler Tipton wore the No. 1 for Collins’ baseball team this season.
    And it could have stood for the one thing Collins Coach Roy Bailey knew he’d always get from the senior shortstop.
    “Tyler came to play every day,” Bailey said. “He has been a consistent, all-state- caliber player for us all year at shortstop.”

  • Regional semis: Titans rally to victory again

    INDEPENDENCE – Sydney Cloyd’s second chance gave the Collins softball team its first chance at an 8th Region title.
    With two outs in the top of the sixth inning and the Titans trailing Grant County, 4-1, Tuesday night in the 8th Region semifinal, Cloyd, a freshman designated hitter, popped a foul ball near the screen just to the right of home plate.
    Braves first baseman Kayla Cummins and catcher Sierra Sydnor converged, and Cummins corralled the ball, after bobbling it a couple times, while up against the screen.

  • Datebook: June 3, 2011

    Public meetings
    Shelby County Fiscal Court meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Stratton Center, 215 Washington St. Tuesday.
    Simpsonville City Commission meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Simpsonville City Hall.

  • Church news: June 3, 2011


    If you know of someone who wants to see a priest or needs communion, call the parish office at 633-1547.


    Bagdad Baptist

    You can find information about Angel Food and other ministries by visiting www.bagdadbaptist.com.


    Beechridge Baptist

  • Looking Back: June 3, 2011

    Information was gathered from previous years of The Shelby Sentinel, The Shelby News and The Sentinel-News. You can reach the writer at sharonw@sentinelnews.com.


  • Court report: June 3, 2005

    Circuit court

    Civil final

    HSB Bank Nevada, Carol Stream, Ill., vs. Troy S. Long, 5574 Frankfort Road, dismissed without prejudice.

    DH Capital Management, Inc., Prospect, vs. Debra Stewart, 116 Seven Oaks Dr., default judgment for plaintiff for $7,025.20 plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.

  • On campus: June 3, 2011

    Kaitlyn Grunder, daughter of Ronald and Bonnie Grunder of Shelbyville, was awarded the valedictorian and Christian leadership scholarships to attend Georgetown College in Georgetown. A senior at Cornerstone Christian Academy, she will receive the scholarship upon matriculation in the fall.

  • Amber Barnett in Trike-a-Thon

    Adventure Club preschool presented the annual Trike-a-Thon to benefit Kosair Children’s Hospital. The 4-year-old classes receive donations of more than $3,000. Amber Barnett, daughter of Chuck and Brandi Barnett of Shelbyville, raised $1,059.