Odeneal recounts COVID ordealWhen the coronavirus arrived in Bedford County in March, Chad Odeneal had just marked 14 years as a Shelbyville Power employee. He was enjoying life with his loving family and worried very little...
COVID-19 spread slows in Bedford CountyOver the last 56 days (From July 31 to Sept. 23) every day, on average, 66 Tennesseans have been hospitalized due to COVID-19, according to the state health department. The number of Tennesseans...
- Chamber earns honor from TVA (9/26/20)
- New lights brighten Normandy streets (9/26/20)
- Proclamation signed (9/26/20)
- Repeated thefts irritate victim (9/26/20)
- Fired trooper once involved in Shelbyville incident (9/26/20)
- Enjoy the brief warm spell (9/26/20)
- Study: TN doesn’t treat teachers well (9/24/20)
- Mules lead the way (9/24/20)
- Missing kids: age progressed (9/24/20)
- Shocks don’t stop suspect (9/24/20)
- Ground game leads the way for EaglesA dominating rushing attack led the way as Shelbyville Central’s Golden Eagles cruised to a 44-28 win over visiting Centennial in a non-region matchup on Friday night at the Eagles Nest. Junior quarterback Kade Cunningham rushed for 287 yards on 15 carries to lead the Eagle offense...
- Champs dominate Vikings in Battle of Bedford (9/26/20)
- Campbell, Golden Eagles advance to region tourney (9/24/20)
- Champs do well in region golf tourney (9/24/20)
- Viqueens outlast Cascade to remain undefeated (9/24/20)
- County schools compete in Community Invitational (9/24/20)
- Harris wins 4th straight (9/24/20)
- Warren Co. spoils Senior Night (9/24/20)
- Feet claim close one (9/24/20)
Good to be home (9/26/20)Years ago I sat down with some friends and learned how to play the game of Chickenfoot. It is a game played with dominoes. I first played Chickenfoot while on a church retreat at Beersheba Springs...
Are college entrance exams a dying breed? (9/26/20)My son Gideon has now finished both his ACT and SAT college entrance exams (scoring at an impressive percentile somewhere between “It’s …it’s…go ask my wife” and “Never you MIND what his father’s...
Long-time Caregiver Relief program director retires (9/19/20)1With tears in her eyes recently, Joyce Adams accepted tokens of appreciation for her 16 years of services with the Caregiver Relief program of Bedford County. She says smiling how she will miss the...
Bedford County Caregiver Relief still strong (9/19/20)Caregiver Relief Program of Bedford County has been working to assist and comfort families affected by Alzheimer’s Disease for over 20 years. Services include free home visits by a registered...
Quarantine is a ‘walk in the park’ for local moms (9/19/20)Speaking of First Choice Pregnancy Center’s newest community program, director Angela Rasnick said recently, “COVID has caused us to think outside of the box on so many of our services and programs...
Fire Prevention Week (9/19/20)Shelbyville Fire Department recently gathered its team together in preparation for “Fire Prevention Week,” which is observed nationally Oct. 4-10. “Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!" is this...
Preslee Grace Stacey (9/12/20)Dustin and Laura Beth Stacey of Shelbyville announce the birth of a daughter, Preslee Grace Stacey, on Aug. 12, in Murfreesboro. The baby weighed 8 lbs., 12 oz. She is sister to Weston Stacey, 7, and...
Odeneal, Lamb plan spring wedding (9/5/20)Savannah Odeneal and Cannon Lamb, both of Shelbyville, announce their forthcoming marriage. The couple will exchange vows on March 27 at Edgemont Baptist Church. The bride-to-be is the daughter of...
Democrat lies and fraudulent behavior (9/19/20)To the editor, Mr. Fanning's piece in the Opinion section of the paper is nothing but rhetoric. The Trump presidency will go down in history as a great presidency. The impeachment will go down as a...
Just saying (9/17/20)To the editor, I am a mother of five children. Three are veterans. I am saluting all veterans even the "losers and suckers" who died while serving our country in the military. May God forever bless...
Politicians blame, reality is gray (9/17/20)While millions of acres burn out West, Democratic governors in Oregon and California are in heated debates with President Trump about who and what’s to blame for the massive wildfires in their...
There are other choices (9/15/20)Do we live in a democracy? Well, yes and no. We don’t live in a true democracy. In a true democracy, governmental policies that affect the majority of citizens are voted up or down by the...
Hilda Rose Smith (9/28/20)Hilda Rose Smith, 73, of Shelbyville died Sunday, September 27, 2020, at her home. Arrangements pending from Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Shirlene A. Muehlhauser (9/28/20)Shirlene A. Muehlhauser, 80, of Shelbyville died Sunday, September 27, 2020 at her home after an extended illness. Per her request she will be cremated. No services are scheduled. Hillcrest...
Charles Rayburn Smith (9/27/20)Charles Rayburn Smith, 84, of Shelbyville, died Saturday, September 26, 2020. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 29, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Reverend Bobby McGee will officiate....
David 'Karroll' Ensey (9/27/20)David “Karroll” Ensey, 61, of Rover died Friday, September 25, 2020. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 29 at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with Bro. Dan Reed officiating....
Frances Lamb Rowland (9/25/20)Frances Lamb Rowland, 92, of Shelbyville died Thursday, September 24, 2020. Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M. Saturday, September 26th, at Blankenship United Methodist Church, Revs. Dewey Smith...
Hugh Nolan Glosson (9/24/20)Hugh Nolan Glosson, 93, of Fayetteville died Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Crestwood Medical Center in Huntsville, Ala. Funeral services were held last week at Higgins Funeral Home,m Fayetteville.
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