Shelbyville Times-Gazette Headlines News from the Shelbyville Times-Gazette newspaper in Shelbyville, Tennessee en-us A few words about journalism Times-Gazette sports editor Chris Siers talks about print journalism in a session during Community High School’s career day on Friday. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:05:50 -0500 DesJarlais: Failed bill wasn’t healthy U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, a physician, released a statement on Friday saying that the American Health Care Act, which was put forward by President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, didn’t... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:00:27 -0500 Walking horses to join ths year’s Relay for Life This year’s American Cancer Society Relay For Life, scheduled for June 2-3 at Bedford County Agriculture and Education Center, will have a new sound: hoofbeats. Bedford County’s Relay event is... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:58:22 -0500 Drunken drive has lasting effects Jennifer Lynn Comacho’s arrest for driving while intoxicated on June 29, 2016 was her fifth time in 10 years — and it cost her freedom and driving privileges. She took a plea deal last Monday and... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:39:38 -0500 Marijuana-carrying man forces way into residence A man carrying two grams of marijuana faces multiple charges after allegedly forcing his way into a Northwood Drive home Thursday morning. Michael Troy Haynes, 26, allegedly kicked his way into the... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:30:31 -0500 New trend: Fewer bills going before House Complaining about a problem without proposing a solution is called whining. — Teddy Roosevelt We had a total of 498 bills on the calendar this week in the committees. There were 373 in... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:26:33 -0500 Eagles edge Bobcats as pitch strikes batter Shelbyville Central won in an unusual fashion against visiting Giles County on Friday evening. With bases loaded and the game tied 4-4, Tayler McBay stepped into the batter’s box and was hit by a... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:21:25 -0500 Cascade breaks away to stop Community UNIONVILLE – The Cascade Champions broke out of a scoreless halftime tie with two second half goals and went on to defeat the Community Vikings 2-0 in an intra-county soccer matchup Friday night.... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:17:16 -0500 Cascade conquers AAA teams The Cascade Lady Champions faced two Class AAA opponents on Friday in the Warrior Classic. In both games, Cascade unleashed its potent offense and claimed two blowout wins. Against Bolton, a hot... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:14:38 -0500 A gift for Morgan: Twins honor little girl's memory Gracie and Carter Daniel of Community Elementary had a great deal to celebrate this week on their 8th birthday Friday. They chose to use their special day to raise awareness for a cause dear to their... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:40:37 -0500 Sunday Conversation: Psychologist, author will appear at library Shelbyville native Dr. Brenda Clanton Rambo-Igney, who publishes books under the name Brenda Rambo, will appear 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Shelbyville-Bedford County Public Library for an author visit and... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:37:55 -0500 Unbelief becomes belief I have had more than my share of conversations and even friendships with people who claim to be atheists. It was a privilege to share my faith with them, and they in turn shared their lack of faith... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:46:24 -0500 Bargains at used book sale It is almost used book sale time again. Monday, April 3 at 9 a.m. is kickoff. The sale will go through 5 p.m. April 15! Take some of those tax returns and buy yourself some good books. Hardbacks are... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:45:28 -0500 It can't happen -- can it? The nail place is evidently the place to be on Saturday afternoon. I normally try to avoid places like this on Saturdays or times during the week when most people go, such as right after work, but... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:42:50 -0500 Hello World: Cheyenne Mae Roberts Chelsea and William Roberts of Tullahoma announce the birth of a daughter, Cheyenne Mae Roberts, on March 17 in Tullahoma. The baby girl weighed 6 pounds, 11.6 oz. She is the granddaughter of Darlene... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:41:54 -0500 Hello World: Keagan Blake Dye Amanda Marie and David Andrew Dye of Shelbyville announce the birth of a daughter, Keagan Blake Dye, on Feb. 24 in Murfreesboro. The baby girl weighed 7 pounds, 8 oz. She is the granddaughter of... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:41:19 -0500 Ham roll ups will make a big hit at any gathering We celebrated Times-Gazette employee Teresa Ward's birthday last week in normal T-G fashion. There were brownies, pizza bites and other snacks, one of which was something as new to the spread as the... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:39:27 -0500 'Orange' ya glad I said banana If words like kale, spinach and almond milk scare you away from the word "smoothie," hold off a moment before making your final judgement. When I began drinking smoothies for breakfast several years... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:25:19 -0500