Shelbyville Times-Gazette News News headlines from the Shelbyville Times-Gazette newspaper in Shelbyville, Tennessee en-us SCHS FFA tours dairy farm, sees Nashville sights On Jan. 24, the Bedford County FFA of Shelbyville Central High School traveled to Nash Dairy Farm, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Agriculture Night at the Nashville Predators. The first stop on... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:34:16 -0600 Cascade FFA participates in literacy program The Cascade FFA chapter is participating in the Tennessee FFA P.L.O.W. (Passing Literacy OnWard) program. The chapter's goal is to promote Agriculture literacy in our school and community, which is... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:30:33 -0600 FFA chapter honors its top salesman John Burton, a sophomore FFA member of the Bedford County FFA Chapter of Shelbyville Central High School, recently won the highest salesman completion for the chapter. John was the highest salesman... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:23:48 -0600 FFA students complete OSHA agricultural course All students enrolled in Veterinary Science and Large Animal Science at Cascade High School have completed the OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) 10-Hour General Industry... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:21:23 -0600 FFA students compete in speaking events On Jan. 19, the Bedford County FFA of Shelbyville Central High School traveled to Oakland High School to compete in the District X Speaking Leadership Events. Those members who competed are as... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:18:21 -0600 Students attend national conferences Students from FFA chapters across Tennessee attended the 212 Degrees and 360 Degrees Leadership Conferences. These conferences are an activity of the National FFA organization made possible by title... Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:11:10 -0600 FFA in action Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:02:44 -0600 Dog gone it at BCAC Bedford County Animal Control director Jack Cooper said he was flabbergasted by the number of dogs in his facility on Friday afternoon. That number was ... two. There was also a cat -- one cat -- in... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:26:08 -0600 iHOBBY: Crochet hobby hooked Marilyn Newman At the age of eight, Marilyn Newman was learning to crochet. Her aunt, Lillian Smith, was not only her babysitter, but her crocheting teacher. Newman's first project was a jump rope. Just starting... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:23:30 -0600 Spring is in the air ... almost The ladies of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority held their February monthly meeting on the Shelbyville square with owner and sorority member Jennifer Jordan Thompson hosting... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:15:20 -0600 Snowbird at Community There havenít been many snow days so far this winter. But Tammy Hardinís kindergarten class at Community Elementary School had a visit from WSMV-TV mascot Snowbird on Friday. (Submitted photo) Sat, 18 Feb 2017 16:07:55 -0600 Home coach honored (New photos added) Coach Rick Insell, powerful leader of the MTSU women's basketball team, received special recognition during Thursday night's game against Western Kentucky. Insell's family joined him in center court... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:24:58 -0600 It's a dirty job but someone has to do it Shelbyville Police Officer Brock Horner was dispatched to Couch Lane on Wednesday, responding to a complaint of small children being in a home where an argument had erupted. The children were in the... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:10:27 -0600 Nearly a quarter of desks empty at some schools The national protest over immigrant policies potentially reached Bedford County Thursday, with some schools reporting that up to a quarter of students called out. The local Tyson Foods plant may also... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:10:03 -0600 Soup kitchen celebrates a year of service Valentine's Day was the perfect way to celebrate the one year anniversary of Bedford County Ministerial Associaton's Community Soup Kitchen, which takes place each Tuesday night. Many turned out for... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:01:00 -0600 Small change adds up for East Side Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:32:11 -0600 Community music, food drive During a recent concert, the Community Middle School Beginning Band and Concert Band performed before a large audience. As part of the admission, people were asked to bring canned goods. These items... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:44:59 -0600 SCHS homecoming court Shelbyville Central High Schoolís homecoming court (from left) are: Madison Madden, Genesis Navarro, Miah Jones, Emma Haynes, Sydnee Edwards(queen), Perla Arias, Sydney Ely, Lauren Clark and Kaleigh... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:41:44 -0600 Insell joins 19th Class of Women's Basketball Hall of Fame It's not every day a small town boy gets enshrined in the hall of fame. Having cemented his name into women's basketball lore for nearly 40 years, MTSU Blue Raiders coach Rick Insell, formerly the... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:22:45 -0600 PRETTY PETS: Goatherding llama makes for fun pet Dianna Crowell owns a llama. The Times-Gazette recently interviewed her about her Pretty Pet.... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:14:09 -0600 Member speaks to Vietnam Vets Member Ralph Dietz presented the program at the regular monthly meeting of the Vietnam Era Veterans. Dietz showed slides of his tour of duty in Vietnam. Some members of the group recalled being in... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:17:46 -0600 Street signs located in van A local homeowner on Carney Street noticed several juveniles around her residence on Monday; however it wasn't until Tuesday when she discovered someone had gained access to her van. Responding to... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:08:36 -0600 County to sell old SCHS/HMS building Bedford County Board of Commissioners voted in principle Tuesday night to sell the former Shelbyville Central High School / Harris Middle School building on Elm Street. However, the unnamed potential... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:27:07 -0600 Imagination Library's dedicated board working hard for kids Members and community volunteers met for the monthly Bedford County Imagination Library Board meeting on Monday, the 13th. The organization promotes literacy in the Bedford county area by enrolling... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:23:33 -0600 6th edition of Salute around the corner The Times-Gazette is gearing up for its sixth edition of Salute magazine, which will publish next month. Salute is printed on behalf of the Shelbyville-Bedford County Chamber of Commerce, which uses... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:19:20 -0600 Man arrested at eatery on warrants also packed pistol Shelbyville police arrested an armed suspect Monday at Burger King. Police responded to the restaurant on a report of a wanted subject, Joshua Brown, a city police report states. Patrolman John Cooke... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:44:12 -0600 Church hosts movie night, clothing giveaway The Shelbyville Church, 1014 W. Lane St., will host its monthly Angel Wings Ministry on Thursday, Feb. 16 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. for clothes and food. The church will have a post-Valentine's Dinner and... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:41:53 -0600 Boy's birthday donation inspires cancer group I think I speak for the entire Mark Kelly Have Hope Foundation when I say that today (Saturday) was very humbling with the amazing turnout as well as the heart of a sweet little boy named Harper... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:35:50 -0600 Remember when: Wartrace School plans reunion The Wartrace School Reunion will be held Saturday, April 29, at Cascade High School. Here is a scene from the Wartrace High School gym in about 1951. Included from left are Bob Taylor Gore, prince;... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:25:53 -0600