Small Talk--What would you change about yourself?
The T-G thanks Cascade Middle School and principal David Parker for participating in this week's Small Talk.
Arlington National Cemetery funeral for Cecil Harris
World War II casualty Cecil Harris of Shelbyville is being buried at Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Harris was killed in France in January 1945; his body was found by hikers in 2013. See the story at ...
Webb School Art and Craft Show 2014
The 38th annual Webb School Art and Craft Show was held in Bell Buckle the weekend of Oct. 18-19.
Bringing light to the land of the midnight sun
A team from the New Duck River Baptist Association ministered in Shungnak, Alaska. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2129421.html
Senior Citizens Picnic
State and county officials joined Senior Citizens Center participants for the annual picnic at H.V. Griffin Park on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014.
The seniors enjoyed games and food prepared by officials.
The local chapter of Vietnam Era Veterans and All American Veterans met Thursday night, Oct. 9, 2014 at Mike's All-American Diner. George Hensley and the Lincoln County Pickups provided entertainment. The group meets every Wednesday morning and one...
4 Warn Weather Alert Tour
WSMV-TV brought its "4 Warn Weather Alert Tour" to Shelbyville Central High School on Thursday evening, mixing fun with weather information. All of the station's weathercasters, along with mascot Snowbird, participated.
Central grads celebrate 20 years
Shelbyville Central High School class of 1994 held a 20-year reunion at the Fly Arts Center.
J. Jordan Fashion Show
J. Jordan shared the latest fall fashion trends Wednesday during the October meeting of the Shelbyville Woman's Club, held at the Riverbend Country Club.
Halls Mills Sorghum Squeeze
The annual Halls Mill Sorghum Squeeze was held Saturday on Paschal Road. Sorghum cane, grown at the site and in the area, was fed into a mule-driven mill to extract the sweet juice. The juice was then boiled down in a fire box to thicken it into the...
Billy Hicks retirement reception
A steady stream of well-wishers lined up at the back door and filed through a meeting room at First Community Bank of Bedford County on Wednesday during a retirement reception for Billy Hicks, a long-time executive with the bank. Hicks has worked at...
Ike Farrar returns to the skies
World War II pilot Ike Farrar of Flat Creek, who co-piloted a B-17 bomber used for gunnery training, took a flight over Murfreesboro and Smyrna in the Memphis Belle on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The Memphis Belle is a B-17.
T-G National Newspaper Week Coffee 2014
The Shelbyville Times-Gazette hosted a Chamber coffee in honor of National Newspaper Week on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. See video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxXId8Mx8Ag
Ag Safety Day
Cascade High School's FFA chapter held its Progressive Agriculture Safety Day last Friday at Cascade Elementary School. A total of 41 high schoolers shared safety tips on topics with fourth-graders.
Auto Swap Meet-Crafts Village
Celebration City Region Car Club hosted an automotive swap meet and Christmas/Crafts Village on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.
Blessing of the Pets
A Blessing of the Pets ceremony was held Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 as part of the Art in the Park festivities. The Rev. Lanita Monroe of First United Methodist Church and the Rev. Peter Whalen of Episcopal Church of the Redeemer offciated.
Art in the Park
The Shelbyville Art in the Park event was held Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 on the Shelbyville square.
En Plein Air painting event
Bell Buckle Arts Council hosted its second annual "En Plein Air" event on Saturday. "En plein air" is a French phrase meaning "in the open air." Artist set up at various locations downtown and painted what they saw, taking times to chat with or sell...
Business After Hours
Business After Hours was hosted by Shelbyville Automotive with Bedford Cancer Foundation on Thursday.
Starring... The Eagles!
Shelbyville Central became Football Central as MyTV 30's Friday Night Rivals series broadcast the Golden Eagle-Giles County game. Fans got into the excitement Friday night, capped by a 48-31 win.
Arrowhead Ranch spaghetti supper
Entertainment and good food pleased the crowd at Arrowhead Ranch's fourth annual spaghetti supper and auction Saturday. A live auction followed the meal. There was also games and activities for kids and tours of the ranch.
Books from Birth bus tour visits Shelbyville
Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam visited Shelbyville on Wednesday as part of a book tour celebrting the 10th anniversary of the Governor's Books From Birth Foundation, which operates the Imagination Library program in Tennessee. See the story at...
Celebration Travel's 30-year voyage
Celebration Travel held an open house last Friday to celebrate its 30th anniversary.
Garden Club at M&L Greenhouse
Members of the Shelbyville Garden Club recently participated in a fun hands-on activity held at M&L Greenhouse for its
September meeting. Lorraine Sutton assisted members in designing and creating stepping stones. Following the workshop, members...
Celebration Pet Day 2014
Scenes from the 10th annual Celebration Pet Day, held Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 at Bedford County Agricultural Center.
Firehouse Barbecue 2014
The annual Firehouse Barbecue was Monday at the Tennessee Fire Codes and Enforcement Academy. Proceeds are used to buy smoke detectors for the needy.
Calsonic Kansei 30th anniversary, Part Two
Calsonic Kansei North America celebrated its 30th anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 13.
Calsonic Kansei 30th anniversary, Part One
Calsonic Kansei North America celebrated its 30th anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 13. Local officials and Calsonic Kansei executives from around the globe celebrated at Calsonic Arena alongside more than 6,000 employees and family members.
Shelbyville Woman's Club
Dr. Jennifer Feldhaus was this month's speaker for the Shelbyville Woman's Club. A graduate of Shelbyville Central High School, Feldhaus is now a practicing physician in Nolensville.
She received her undergraduate degree from The University of...
Outgoing SRO honored by Liberty
Liberty School honored outgoing Student Resource Officer Bob Filer with a surprise farewell party Thursday. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2118546.html
United Way Appreciation Luncheon
United Way of Bedford County held its appreciation and campaign kickoff luncheon Thursday at H.V. Griffin Park. The luncheon served multiple purposes -- a "thank you" to volunteers in the Day of Caring projects held earlier in the day, an awards...
Fallen Firefighter Memorial
The annual memorial ceremony was held Saturday at the Tennessee Fallen Firefighters Memorial on the campus of Tennessee Fire Service and Codes Enforcement Academy on Unionville Deason Road. See the story in Tuesday's Times-Gazette.
Getting their groove on
When the temperature rises to the scorching upper 90s, most people opt to stay indoors. Not Jose Calixto and Juan Valenzuela. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2115498.html
FFA Car show in Halls Mill
The Halls Mill Outlaws held a car show on Saturday to raise money for a trip by local students involved in the FFA.
Special Olympics soccer
Special Olympics Area 13 hosted soccer games Friday at H.V. Griffin Park. The games featured 125 athletes.
Thomas Smith surprise party
Bedford County Circuit Court Clerk Thomas Smith, who left office at the end of August after having served since 1986, was honored with a surprise party last week by current and former employees, family and other well-wishers.
The party was held in...
Small Talk: If your school had a yard sale, what would you bring to sell?
Students from School-Age Care Program at East Side Elementary School.
Stick horse show at Miss Judie's Day Care
See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2113896.html
A hot celebration day
See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2113948.html.
Celebration Thursday 8-28
A salute to veterans in attendance and an appearance by Gov. Bill Haslam were among the highlights of Thursday evening's Celebration performance.
Fun, food at the Celebration
See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2113582.html
Voice and Vision
The high temperatures and almost unbearable heat on Friday didn't stop the Shelbyville's youth from enjoying The Voice and The Vision's Paint the Park event. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2113094.html
County Officials were recently sworn in and will begin taking office Sept. 1.
FCB sponsor reception
First Community Bank of Bedford County, which is now the official banking sponsor of the Celebration, had a reception Saturday night in the Hall of Fame Club at Calsonic Arena prior to Saturday night's Celebration performance. T
Teddy Bear Day at Barnyard Kids
Teddy bears were special guests as Barnyard Kids students enjoyed lunch with their parents on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
Rockin' into the night
The I Am What I Am concert for autism awareness, headlined by Bedford County country rapper Big Smo, brought out the crowd Saturday at Bedford County Agriculture Center.
Building a love for the outdoors
The second annual JAKES (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics and Sportsmanship) Day was held Saturday at Arrowhead Ranch. Emphasis was placed on safe hunting and fishing and connecting youth with the traditions of hunting and fellowship with the...
Kacey Smith performs for Woman's Club
Local singer Kacey Smith performed at the August 2014 meeting of Shelbyville Woman's Club.
Chamber Meet 'N Greet
The Shelbyville-Bedford Chamber of Commerce held a Meet 'N Greet Tuesday at First Community Bank.
Driver survives all-night ordeal after crash
Jude Giblen of La Vergne lay beside his crashed car from about 11 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 until late Tuesday morning at the foot of an embankment on U.S. 231 at Chestnut Ridge. A passing motorist spotted the car and help arrived soon. See the...
Cruising a different kind of Duck
Pruitt, Brenda, and Trace Marshall recently enjoyed a Caribbean cruise where they had a chance to mingle with the stars of Duck Dynasty. The T-G encourages readers to share their travel photos and experiences by uploading photos at t-g.com or...
Small Talk: First day of the new school year...
Special thanks to the Cascade SACP for sharing their thoughts about the school year to come.
Election night photos
Highlights from election night watch parties from the Aug. 7, 2014, primary and general elections.
Bingo and healthcare
Walgreens hosted bingo games Tuesday for seniors.
The event included snacks, a question and answer session on immunizations, providing information on Medicare, and conducting blood pressure checks.
The Shelbyville Walgreens is one of four stores...
Small Talk: When I go to the fair...
Members of Boys & Girls Club of Bedford County.