Third grade readers outpace stateFirst of two parts Bedford County Board of Education followed assistant superintendent Karen Scoggins around a race track Tuesday night. The instructional supervisor used a race track model to...
Future TCAT students celebrate ‘signing day’Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Shelbyville held a local observance of National CTE Letter Of Intent Signing Day on Thursday. The event, sponsored nationally by the National Coalition of...
- Riders revved up for Celebration of Speed (2/24/20)
- Truck stolen from auto dealership (2/24/20)
- MyRide volunteers train (2/24/20)
- School superintendent at Rotary (2/24/20)
- Car club donation (2/24/20)
- Light snowfall blankets Middle Tennessee (2/22/20)
- Riding high at 101 (2/21/20)
- County Fire ready to hit the water (2/21/20)
- County refugee resolution stalls for second time (2/21/20)
- This Sparks puts out fires (2/21/20)
- Vikes advance to district championshipLEWISBURG – Alex Mitchell scored 24 points, including 17 in the first half as the Community Vikings gradually pulled away to defeat the Central Magnet Tigers 60-43 in a District 12-AA tournament semifinal game Friday night. While the Tigers were able to slow the Viking inside game, Community turned to Mitchell to pick up the slack as the Vikings captured a berth in the district finals and also secured a home game in the opening round of the Region 6-AA tournament...
- Champs alive despite OT loss (2/24/20)
- Feet bounce back, reach state tourney (2/24/20)
- Viqueen season ends in final-second loss (2/24/20)
- Eagle coach dismissed (2/21/20)
- Eagles survive 1st round (2/18/20)
- Eaglettes advance in 8-AAA tourney (2/18/20)
- Vikes finish unbeaten 12-AA run (2/17/20)
- Cawthon overtime shot gives Viqueens victory (2/17/20)
FFA Week observed at Cascade (2/24/20)Last week at Cascade, everyone seemed dull and sleepy from the long weekend, but things seemed to liven up the more the week went on. News reached the students Friday morning that National FFA Week...
Destinations & Diversions: Motocross, trivia, gospel music and plays this week (2/22/20)The Hoosier ArenaCross Nationals series will wrap up its two-night visit to Calsonic Arena on the Celebration grounds with a session at 7 p.m. today. Doors open at 6 p.m. for the indoor motocross...
Carolyn Reed shares musical inspiration (2/22/20)Shelbyville Woman's Club program chair Mary Ann Davis explained during this month's Valentine-themed luncheon that hearing the inspirational voice of soloist Carolyn Reed was going to be a sweet...
Sharing our great bounty (2/22/20)When my daughter, Laura, was in her teens, she had this habit of standing in front of the open refrigerator staring at the full shelves of food. Then she would walk over to the kitchen pantry, open...
Ways to skin a cat (2/22/20)Ever heard of the phrase, "There's more than one way to skin a cat?" It's really a pretty gruesome saying when you think about it, although how many of us have actually thought about it? Truth be...
Honoring the Father Of Our Country (2/22/20)Today is George Washimgton's 288th birthday. He was born clear back in 1732. I wonder what he would say if he could drop in on the United States today. There have certainly been more changes than I...
Mangrum, Brown to be wed (2/15/20)Jessica Lee Mangrum and Alvin Carlton "Carl" Brown III have announced their engagement. The bride-elect, from Unionville, is the daughter of Karen Edwards and the late Anthony "Pop" Mangrum, and the...
Jones, Ball announce engagement (2/15/20)Andy and Mary Jones of Unionville announce the engagement of their daughter, Michaela Jones of Unionville, to Andrew Ball of Spring Hill. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Billy and Arlene...
Hagerty will support religious freedom (2/19/20)To the Editor: Across the country, everywhere you look, our religious freedoms are under attack from the radical left and their socialist agenda. In Tennessee, the American Civil Liberties Union...
Political rage is nothing new (2/12/20)To the Editor: The recent episode of United States House Representative Nancy Peolsi dramatically grandstanding and grimacing while tearing up Presidents Trump's State of the Union speech is...
How a bill becomes Tennessee law (2/21/20)"America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand." -- Harry S. Truman I wanted to give a huge thank you to...
Lowering taxes and protecting young adults (2/14/20)"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." --Margaret Mead The date for filing new bills for the 2020...
Dora M. Carpenter (2/24/20)Dora M. Carpenter, 73, of Wartrace died Monday, February 24, 2020. Arrangements pending from Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Larry Reynolds (2/24/20)Larry Reynolds, 64, of Shelbyville, died Friday, February 21, 2020. Arrangements pending from Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Charles Henry 'Chuck' Fredrickson (2/24/20)Charles Henry “Chuck” Fredrickson, 86, died Saturday, February 1, 2020 after a series of illnesses.
Tracy Lynn Thibault (2/24/20)Tracy Lynn Thibault, 47, of Shelbyville,died Saturday, February 22, 2020. Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m.
Kenneth Poniente Toledo (2/21/20)Kenneth Poniente Toledo, 30, of Bell Buckle, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020. Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Sunday, February 23, 2020, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Visitation will begin at...
Paul Frederick Dezotell (2/20/20)Paul Frederick Dezotell, 69, talented artist, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, died Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Dougherty Hospice, with family by his side. He was the brother of Doug Dezotell of...
Public NoticesNOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated May 26, 2017, executed by KENDRICKS L. GRISSOM, KAMILAH GRISSOM, conveying certain real property therein described to J.D. KIOUS, as Trustee, as same appears of record in the Register's Office of Bedford County, Tennessee recorded May 30, 2017, in Deed Book TD881, Page 245 ; and WHEREAS, the beneficial interest of said Deed of Trust was last...
Public NoticesBedford County Planning Commission Agenda To all persons owning property or living in Bedford County: Bedford County Planning Commission will meet on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 200 Dover Street, Suite 110 at 7:00 PM Roll Call. Approval of January 7, 2020 minutes. Rezoning request from A-1 to R-2 PUD on portion of Hwy 64-E, Beechgrove Rezoning request from A-1 to C-1 on portion of Hwy 231-N, Shelbyville Old Business – Zoning Amendments New Business Adjourn. (February 25,...
Public NoticesThe Wartrace Public Works Committee is moving its March meeting date to Tuesday, March 3 at 5:30 p.m. The Wartrace Parks & Recreation Committee is moving its March meeting date to Thursday, March 5 at 5:30 p.m. Both of these regular monthly meetings are held at Town Hall, 29 Main St., E., Wartrace and are open to the public. (February 25, 2020)
Public NoticesPublic Notice The Shelbyville City Council will meet in regular study session on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 6:00 PM at the City Hall Annex Courtroom, 109 Lane Parkway. Agendas are available at City Hall during normal business hours. Lisa Smith, City Recorder (February 25, 2020)