Today's News

  • Students lave mark on Harborage

    A group of Shelby County students have left their mark on their home - literally. 

    Several students from Shelby County’s Area Technology Center created a sign that will mark the entrance to the currently under construction Harborage neighborhood. 

    According to a release from Shelby County Schools, students of ATC welding instructor Chad Farris worked together to create the sign for Harborage developer Tim Redmond. 

  • Church News - June 7, 2019

     Abundant Life Ministries

    Located at 1100 Equity Street in Shelbyville. The pastor is Justin Barnes.


    All Saints Roman Catholic Church

    Mass is at 8:30 a.m. on Thursdays, 5 p.m. on Saturday, 8 a.m. on Sunday, and Noon on Sunday. All are welcome to attend. Located at 410 Main St., Taylorsville.


    Allen Chapel United Methodist

  • Unity doesn’t mean we have to think the same

    By Dave Charlton

    1 Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion,

    2 then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind. 

  • 1989: Tornado in Simpsonville causes light damage

    10 years ago…

    In 2009, the Shelbyville Fire Department started work on a brand new fire station and was looking at the possibility of completing it within 165 days. The new station, which would be the third of its kind, was being built on Warriors Way between Painted Stone Elementary and West Middle School. The building was planned to be 5,000 square feet and was planned to house two pieces of apparatus and a living quarters. Architect Quintin Biagi designed it to fit in with the style of the nearby schools.

  • Have questions about your property value?

    Shelby County property owners who have received notices about changes to their property value will have the opportunity to ask questions or voice concerns during the Property Valuation Administrator’s open house.

    The PVA Office, located at 501 Washington Street in Shelbyville, is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday until June 17 for property value questions. The office will also be open 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 8 and 18. No appointment is necessary.

  • Counterfeit bills spread to Shelbyville stores

    A counterfeiting crime is currently under investigation by Shelbyville Police Department.

    On June 5, a short, black male entered Dollar General Store, 21 Village Plaza in Shelbyville and attempted to pass a counterfeit $100 bill to store personnel. When employees refuse the bill, the man took it back and left, SPD Sgt. Kelly Cable said.

  • VAN STOCKUM: Close calls during World War II, Part 10: Hazardous combat training in San Diego, New Zealand


    Shortly after publishing “Close Calls During World War II: Part 5,” I read with a great deal of interest, in the New York Times Magazine of March 13 “The Epic Hunt for a Lost World War II Aircraft Carrier”
by British author Ed Caesar.

  • Titans running at state

     The Collins boys’ track team took its highest ever finish Friday, placing fifth overall at the KHSAA State Track and Field Class AA Meet at the University of Kentucky.

    The top five finish was two spots better than last year’s seventh place finish.

  • Rockets run at State

     With almost 10 top 10 finishes, the Shelby County boys and girls’ track teams finished eighth and 12th, respectively, Friday at the Class AA KHSAA State Track and Field Meet at the University of Kentucky.

    The Shelby County boys had five top 10 finished and two top five finishes to lead the team.

  • Carroll is new AD for parks

     Former Shelby Storm president takes on task as FAC Athletics Director

    There’s a new sheriff at Clear Creek Park.

    Jonathan Carroll, former president of the Shelby Storm little league football, has taken over the Athletics Director duties at the FAC.