A life in song: Cascade band members plan music careersFormer President Gerald Ford said music education opens doors which allow students to pass from school into the world. Cascade High School band members Connor Prim and Chloe DeLease agree...
Rezoning backed for 41A South site by committeeBedford County Board of Commissioners' rules and legislative committee, meeting Tuesday night, recommended a rezoning from A-1 (agriculture) to C-1 (commercial) for a site on U.S. 41A east of...
- Man attacks woman, takes her phone (4/19/19)
- Southside salutes Super Salamanders (4/19/19)
- New school planned: Bidding to begin on property near bypass (4/18/19)
- Area damages drive disaster declaration (4/18/19)
- Eaglettes honor special guest at softball matchup (4/18/19)
- Coloring contest winners (4/18/19)
- Calm before the storm (4/18/19)
- Walking For Cancer show planned (4/18/19)
- Suspect resists cuffs, gives false name (4/18/19)
- Doctors, medical personnel charged in opioid cases (4/18/19)
- Eight late runs not enough for EaglettesShelbyville Central scored eight runs over the final four innings, but it was too late in a 12-8 loss to Lawrence County in a home District 8-AAA contest on Wednesday night. Lawrence County took an early 6-0 lead thanks to the pitching of Maci Birdyshaw and timely hitting...
- After sweeping Columbia, Eagles sit atop 8-AAA (4/18/19)
- Eagles grab crucial wins (4/17/19)
- Champions totally dominate Rockets on senior night (4/17/19)
- Gritty Champions topple Raiders (4/17/19)
- Lady Champs escape Moore County threat (4/17/19)
- Eaglettes lose coach, game (4/16/19)
- Viqueens fight to finish vs. Tigerettes (4/16/19)
- Vikes reach base, can’t get to home (4/16/19)
Easter offers hope for those in pain, despair (4/19/19)Easter is always a special time for my Christian family and me. We enjoy the chocolate, eggs and all the bunny stuff, but we first and foremost celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. I am...
Destinations & Diversions: Pastel-colored eggs, and rabies shots, this weekend (4/18/19)Here's a rundown of Easter egg hunts that we know about for Saturday: l First United Methodist Church will conduct a community Easter egg hunt from noon until 2 p.m. Saturday at Bedford County...
Happy birthday, Hazel! (4/17/19)Hazel Gordon, 102, enjoyed another birthday celebration Wednesday with family and friends at Celebration Way Senior Living Center. The Lynchburg native married her sweetheart, Richard J. “Cracker”...
MTSU, Sleep Centers form partnership (4/17/19)Middle Tennessee State University's Center for Health and Human Services has formed a research partnership to highlight the importance of sleep quality in the overall health of Tennesseans and that...
Health screenings to be offered (4/17/19)Area residents can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. Bedford County...
Faith on the page and on the canvas: Local native returns for book signing (4/14/19)Bedford County native Mary Jo Graham considers herself a Christian artist and author -- titles which she admits came about rather unexpectedly while sharing her faith. Since moving to Murfreesboro,...
Cook, Stluka to be wed (4/14/19)Gary and Mary Tim Cook of Shelbyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Beth Cook of Shelbyville, to Dustin James Stluka of Readyville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the...
Hello World: Madelyn Elizabeth Gassaway (3/31/19)Mason and Amy Beth Gassaway of Shelbyville announce the birth of a daughter, Madelyn Elizabeth Gassaway, Feb. 26 in Murfreesboro. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces. Grandparents are James and DeLynn...
Anniversary celebrated (3/24/19)Donald and Mary Carpenter celebrated 60 years of marriage at a small gathering of family at their home in Shelbyville on Saturday, March 9. The couple was married on March 7, 1959. (Submitted photo)
Thanks for support for Caregiver Relief event (4/14/19)To the Editor: The annual Pancake Supper fundraiser for the Caregiver Relief Program of Bedford County on April 9 was a great success. Caregiver Relief provides respite and nursing guidance for...
Abortion policies criticized (4/11/19)To the Editor: As of now, eight states (plus the District of Columbia) allow the murder of the unborn up to birth, including Alaska, Colorado, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oregon, Vermont,...
Legislator's bills making progress on Capitol Hill (4/14/19)"If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success." --John D. Rockefeller I'm happy to report that all but one of the bills I plan to...
Shelbyville celebrates bicentennial -- again (4/14/19)The members of the Continental Congress who declared the 13 American colonies to be independent in the summer of 1776 assumed that July 2, the date of a crucial vote in favor of independence, would...
James Henson (4/20/19)James Henson, 77, of Shelbyville died Saturday, April 20, 2019 at his home. Arrangements pending from Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
Linda Lee Lawder Sudberry (4/19/19)Linda Lee Lawder Sudberry, 72, of Halls Mill died Friday, April 19, 2019 after an extended illness. Funeral services 10 a.m. Tuesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home, Buddy Koonce and Russ Countess...
Emma Pauline Sanders Woodson (4/19/19)Emma Pauline Sanders Woodson, 88, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at her home. Celebration of Life services 11 a.m. Saturday at First Assembly of God, Revs. Mark Thrasher and Glenn Forsee...
Bessie Elizabeth 'Lily' Moore (4/16/19)Bessie Elizabeth "Lily" Moore, 75, of Shelbyville died Monday, April 15, 2019, at her home after an extended illness. Funeral services 3 p.m. Friday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home, Bro. Jonathan Sims...
Lydia G. White (4/15/19)Lydia G. White, 71, of Shelbyville died Sunday, April 14, 2019. Per her request she was cremated. No services are scheduled. Arragements: Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Clara Frances Wright Heath (4/12/19)Funeral services for Clara Frances Wright Heath, age 90, of the Halls Mill Community, will be held at 11:00 am Monday, April 15, 2019, in the Chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Ray...
Public NoticesPUBLIC NOTICE COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL Invites you to bid on the following for school year 2019-2020. Information concerning specifications can be obtained from the Community High School office. Sealed bids must be received by May 3, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. Community High School reserves the right to accept or refuse any or all bids. School Publications (April 19, 22, 23, 2019)
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