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Today's News

  • New bench added by Squire Boone Statue

    A granite bench has been placed by the Squire Boone Statue at the east end of entrance to the city of Shelbyville.

    The bench was purchased with funds remaining after donations to purchase the statue.

    “There are still seven or eight stones [which were came over from England and were used to balance a ship] that can be purchased and engraved around the statue for one thousand dollars,” said Joe Ruble, who helped lead the charge to get the statue.

    The bench is engraved with the message:

    “I set and sing my souls salvation

  • Titans 1-1 at LIT

     The Collins High School baseball team showed some muscle in 16-15 win over Scott County but came up just short in another close contest, a 4-2 loss to Rowan County, in a doubleheader Saturday at PRP as a part the Louisville Invitational Tournament.

     

     

    Collins 16,
    Scott County 15

    Michael Hill’s two home runs stole the show in what turned into an offensive exhibition Saturday.

    Hill’s first dinger, a three-run shot in the first inning highlighted a huge start for the Titans.

  • Collins, Dugle K Western Hills

     

     

    The Shelby County baseball team moved over .500 over Saturday with a 4-1 win at Western Hills.

    Caleb Collins paced Shelby from the mound, allowing just one hit while striking out nine in four dominating innings of work.

    Shelby struck first in the top of the third inning when Collins helped his own cause with an RBI triple to right field scoring Shamel Mooney.

    Western Hills then committed three errors in the inning, allowing Kaden Dugle, Austin Griffin and Jordan Lyons to score, and staking the Rockets a 4-0 lead.

  • Rockets notch win number 2

     The Shelby County softball team picked up its second win of the season, a 6-3 victory at Grant County 6-3 Monday.

    The Rockets out hit the Braves 12-6, and got a dominating performance on the mound from senior Jessica Edington, who finished with eight strikeouts in a complete game win.

    Kat Taylor got the Rockets on the board first, taking advantage of an error from the Grant County catcher to score in the first inning.

    Shelby County added a second run on a Claire Chambers RBI fielder’s choice to score Jasmine Brown.

  • Woodford upends Titans on senior night

     Senior night is the culmination of a hard work and preparation, and Collins head lacrosse coach Caleb Elliot made sure his seniors knew that, even if meant it was just one year with the high school’s team.

  • Cornerstone picks up win number 4

     The Cornerstone baseball team notched it’s fourth win of the season after defeating Lakeside Christian Academy by a score of 12-2. The Bulldogs smacked 13 hits against the Falcons while getting stellar performances on the mound from Brandon Lopesilvero and Zach Holloway. The duo combined for a two-hitter while striking out 6.

    The Bulldogs fell behind early, as Lakeside tacked on two runs in the top of the 1st inning off a two-run double from Tucker Ellis. The Bulldogs rallied in the bottom of the 2nd inning scoring 7 runs to go ahead 7-2.

  • Running Titans compete at Brother Borgia event

     On Saturday, the Collins Running Titans travled to St. Xavier High School to compete in the annual Brother Borgia/ Coach Frank Cooper invitational. 12 of the 22 Titans that participated met or surpassed their personal records.

  • Unloaded gun quickly found, removed at Collins

    Collins High School administrators along with Resource Officer Ray White acted quickly Thursday morning after receiving a tip that a student was in possession of a firearm.

    White along with assistance from the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department was able to locate the student and seize the unloaded weapon without incident.

  • Rocket Games Blast Off!

    Three hundred and fifty special needs students from seven school districts converged on the Shelby County High School football field Thursday for the 13th annual Shelby County Rocket Games.

    Students from Spencer, Oldham, Anderson, Owen, Franklin, Henry and Shelby counties smiled and celebrated and cheered one another on under partly cloudy skies.

  • Board gets first look at Moorman School interior

    The Shelby County Board of Education Thursday got the first peek, albeit a virtual one, inside the still being completed Marnel C. Moorman K-8 school during the regular board meeting at Painted Stone Elementary School.

    Board members were treated to a presentation from Studio Threesixty designer Julie McAfee, the primary designer for the school set to open this fall.

    McAfee presented renderings of the school’s interior and a detailed explanation of her design choices for color and contemporary furnishings.