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Today's News

  • Drills baby, Drills

     

     

    Monday I watched parts of nine different high school opening-day practices for the fall sports season. While each coaching staff had their own style or philosophy, most had two things they emphasized – conditioning and fundamentals.

    At 8 a.m. the Henry County cross country and volleyball teams kicked off the fall season.

  • Peyton competes in Ky. Women's Open

    MacKenzie Peyton competed at the Oxmoor Country Club in the Kentucky Women’s Open on July 9 and 10 and finished tied for 17th place. Peyton shot a 79 on the first day after hitting into water on one hole and three-putting several holes. She came back on Wednesday with an excellent score of 73 for a two-day total of 152.

    On July 9 Peyton started her round with three bogeys on the first six holes. She then sandwiched a bogey on 8 between two birdies on 7 and 9 for a 38 after nine holes.

  • Sports Brief-Lady Cats Host Camp
  • Public Record for the week of July 17

    Marriages

    Jennifer Gregory, 22, Eminence to Matthew Anderson, 23 Eminence.

    Property Transfers

    Maria Christina Tipton as executrix of the estate of Dorothy Yager James, deceased, Shelbyville, to Maria Christina Tipton, Shelbyville. Four tracts of land in Henry County; Fair market values total $543,500.

    GP Enterprises LLC, Louisville, to Sallie R. Hodge, Pleasureville. Tract No. 1 and house, in Hall Farm Division; $95,000.

  • The facts about lightning myths

    A couple of weeks ago, we presented some interesting facts about Kentucky’s Forests.  This week, our UK Meteorologist Tom Priddy sends us some neat information concerning lightning, something we’ve seen our share of so far this summer.
    Myth

    Lightning never strikes the same place twice.
    Fact

    Lightning often strikes the same place repeatedly, especially if it’s a tall, pointy, isolated object. The Empire State Building is hit nearly 100 times a year.
    Myth

  • New Harvest Showcase events include pig kissing

    Get your teams together for the Biggest Loser Contest, which runs July 28 through Oct. 7.  Teams should have at least three people and there is a $20 per person entry fee, payable at the initial weigh-in and $5 weight management fees for not showing up for a weigh in or for gaining weight.

  • Simpson

    Trish L. Medlin and Glenn Simpson, both of Shelbville were united in marriage on June 13, 2013 in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
    The bride is the daughter of Anthony Reynolds of Shelbyville and Patty Adams of Eminence. She is currently employed at Ficosa Corporation in Shelbyville.
    The groom is the son of Charles and Charlotte Simpson of Eminence. He is currently employed at Eminence Speaker, Inc.
    The maid of honor was Paula Long and the best man was Leo Mason.
     

  • Sydney Armstrong
  • Rashaad Goodloe

    Rashaad Jamaal Goodloe, a 2008 honor graduate of Shelby County High School, graduated from University of Louisville on May 11, 2013. He received his bachelors of science degree with a major in biology and psychology and a minor concentration in cellular and molecular physiology.
    He is the son of Oliver and Melody Goodloe of Shelbyville.
    Grandparents are Mrs. Dicey White Cochran, Shelbyville; Delores Lindsay, Louisville; Mr. William H. Goodloe, New Castle; and the late Mare E. Goodloe.
    His future plans are to attend medical school.

  • Gabe Adams

    Gabe Adams, son of Jon and Sarah Adams of Bethlehem, was one of 20 seventh grade students selected across the U.S. to attend the Summer Science Sleuths at Duke University in Durham, N.C. He was awarded a full camp scholarship to attend a two-week residential camp focusing on science from June 16-29. Summer Science Sleuths at Duke is presented by the Duke Center for Science Education through a grant from the Hartwell Foundation.