Brighter outlooks: Program helps women build new, better livesTwo Thistle Farms graduates told stories of hope and recovery at a recent Bedford County Federation of Democratic Women (BCFDW) luncheon. Thistle Farms is a Nashville-based residential recovery...
Gas prices increase sharplyAAA is reporting the highest nationwide gas prices in almost three years, and Tennessee gas prices are the highest they’ve been since September, when prices were affected by two hurricanes. On...
- Police officer bitten, hit by suspect (4/24/18)
- Potts' Meats Processing to expand to retail, farmer direct sales (4/24/18)
- Springing into spring (4/24/18)
- Two charged with resisting arrest (4/24/18)
- FFA competes in vet science, poultry evaluation (4/24/18)
- The will to survive (4/24/18)
- The heart that saved the life of a father and son (4/24/18)
- Keeping spirits high while waiting for a kidney (4/24/18)
- Identifications sought for World War I soldiers' portraits (4/22/18)
- City’s goal: More pet adoptions (4/22/18)
- Alvin signs with Lindsey WilsonShelbyville Central senior Trevon Alvin will continue his education and football career at Lindsey Wilson College in Columbia, Kentucky after recently signing a letter of intent. Lindsey Wilson College is affiliated with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) in the Mid-South Conference...
- Champs play much larger Lebanon to tie
- Campbell is All-ACC (4/24/18)
- Community athletes work for U Chain (4/24/18)
- Lady Champs win 2 Border Battle contests (4/24/18)
- Injury mars Eagles' Game 1 win (4/22/18)
- Champs follow orders and good things result (4/22/18)
- Vikings come from behind to win (4/22/18)
- Home run boosts Lady Champions (4/22/18)
Heinike honored by veterans groupJ. Gregory Heinike, second from left, owner of the Bell Buckle Café and several other Bell Buckle businesses, was honored recently by the Rutherford County chapter, 1089, of the Vietnam Veterans of...
Meet Bedford County's new archivist (4/22/18)Bedford County has a new archivist. Anna Frazier, who is originally from McMinnville and currently living in Nashville, took the reins on Feb. 26. Two years ago, Anna and her husband, Rick, were...
Necco? Or No-Go? Loved and hated candy is at risk (4/22/18)Ever since I was a child at Halloween, my least-favorite candy has been Necco wafers. They're a very traditional candy, I will grant you, with a long history, dating back to 1847. At the time,...
Carefully asking questions (4/22/18)I've been checking out a couple podcasts each night before bed. Last night I listened to a program that featured Katie Couric as the guest. I love Katie and it was a nice way to close the day. I've...
Richardson, Wilson to wed (4/22/18)Jean and Jimmy Richardson announce the engagement of their daughter, Riley Richardson of Murfreesboro, to Ross Wilson of Murfreesboro. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Tony and Barbara...
Hello World: Bentlee Edwin Baum (4/8/18)Brittany and Jacob Baum of Shelbyville announce the birth of a son, Bentlee Edwin Baum, Feb. 26 at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin. He weighed 8 pounds. Grandparents are Troy and Cindy Smith,...
Lovvorn, Joyce plan nuptials (4/1/18)Dennis and Andrea Lovvorn of Shelbyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebekah, to Hunter Joyce of Shelbyville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mary Lovvorn Hix of Shelbyville;...
Wilhelm, Farris to be wed (4/1/18)Johnny Wilhelm of Petersburg and Donna Wilhelm of Shelbyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica, to Jamie Farris of Shelbyville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Charles A....
Stop harassing our teachers (4/22/18)To the Editor, This letter is in response to Brooke Sanders and Linda Clanton who wrote to complain about being blocked from Facebook and having comments deleted by the Bedford County Education...
Blocking comments not appreciated (4/13/18)To the editor: This is reference to Brooke Sanders letter to the editor and Bedford County Board of Association Facebook page. I was also blocked from their page. My question on their Facebook page...
Adult scholarships prove popular (4/22/18)“Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people - your family, friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.”...
How state legislators sponsor, move a bill (4/15/18)“Achievement seems to be connected with action. Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” — Conrad Hilton I want to let all of you know how it works at the...
Shelter Pet of the Week
- GretelGretel is an easygoing tabby. She’s very sweet and loving. She gets along great with other cats. She doesn’t even mind the young kittens with lots of energy. She is fine with dogs and is a very sweet gal. Gretel is abut 8 years old, Feline Leukemia/AIDS negative and would love to have a forever home to call her own. To find out more about Gretel, call Shelbyville-Bedford County Humane Association at 931-684-KIND or email firstname.lastname@example.org. To submit an application, go to shelbyvillebedfordhumane.org. (Submitted photo)
Doyle Linden 'Pete' Fox (4/25/18)Doyle Linden "Pete" Fox, also known as "Stranger," 82, of Fosterville died Tuesday, April 24, 2018 after an extended illness. Memorial service 6 p.m. Friday at Murfreesboro Funeral Home. Visitation...
Robert G. Sons (4/24/18)Robert G. Sons, 73, died Thursday April 19, 2018. Robert was born August 4, 1944 in Shelbyville.
Heber Robert 'Bobby' Burke II (4/24/18)Heber Robert “Bobby” Burke II, 59, of Shelbyville died Thursday, April 19, 2018. Celebration of Life service 3-5 p.m. Sunday, April 29 at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. His ashes will be scattered at his...
William Larry Hardison Sr. (4/21/18)William Larry Hardison Sr. (Poop Doop), 74, of Shelbyville died Friday, April 20, 2018 at his home. Celebration of Life service 6 p.m. Tuesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home, Jon Brock officiating....
Clarence Donald Fanning (4/21/18)Clarence Donald Fanning, 76, of Murfreesboro died Saturday, April 21, 2018. Funeral services 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation 4-8 p.m....
Esther Floyd LaFarlett (4/21/18)Esther Floyd LaFarlett, 82, of Wartrace died Friday, April 20, 2018. Funeral services 4 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home, Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens....
Garage SalesNorth Area o To Visit o Visited 109 Candlewood Estates Fri. 7-5 & Sat. 7-2 8 Family Garage Sale
Garage SalesSouth Area o To Visit o Visited 412 S Valley Road Sat. 7-12 Men, women & boys clothing & shoes, household items, sporting equipment
ServicesWe Buy Used Furniture & Appliances 580-6355
Public NoticesStorage Express will hold auctions to satisfy liens held on delinquent accounts at the property located at 2210 N Main St, Shelbyville, TN 37160. The auction will be conducted at the online auction site www.storagetreasures.com. The auction will end on May 15, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m. CST: Nicole R Prince (174-083). (April 25, 2018)