Cascade Elementary School third-graders visited the Bedford County Board of Education Tuesday to demonstrate English and math lessons. During each month's board meeting, a different school makes some sort of presentation.
Boys & Girls Club members give back on MLK Day
Boys & Girls Club of Bedford County took some of its older members to read to children at local day care centers on Monday as a Martin Luther King Jr. Day community service project. The club members visited Red Rover Preschool and Restoration...
Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The annual Martin Luther King. Jr. luncheon was held Monday at the Shelbyville Recreation Center.
Man on the Street: Private concert
If you could have a private concert with anyone, who would it be?
Community homecoming court announced
Community High School will hold its basketball Homecoming on Saturday. The ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. After the ceremony, the Vikings and Viqueens will host Page.
Man on the Street: Two-minute shopping spree
If you had a two minute shopping spree anywhere, what store would you go to and what would you get?
Christy Warren and her grandson Caine recently made their annual visit to residents of local nursing homes and assisted living centers. The family makes an annual drive called Christy's Cuddlies for Clera to collect personal care items for residents.
Greenhouse owner speaks to Woman's Club
Shelbyville Woman's Club held its December meeting at Riverbend Country Club. The program was presented by Lorraine Sutton, owner of M&L Greenhouse. The program was titled "Holiday Decorations the Natural Way" and featured arrangements made from...
City recognizes long-time employees
The City of Shelbyville recognized employees reaching long-term years of service at its annual employee recognition luncheon this week.
Wreaths Across America 2016
The first-ever local Wreaths Across America ceremony was held Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church, Willow Mount Cemetery and the Mt. Ararat Annex. Christmas wreaths were placed on the graves of 1,290 veterans. The ceremony is affiliated with the...
Skills Development welcomes 5th graders, Santa
Fifth grade students from the Bedford County school system have been celebrating Christmas with their special friends from Skills Development Services for the past 22 years. This was the eighth year that the fifth graders from East Side Elementary...
Man on the Street: Gift-giving
What's a gift you would like to give someone else, and what's something you have always wanted?
Santa drops in by air power
Santa claus flew into Shelbyville Municipal Airport on Dec. 10 to greet his many fans.
Toys given to tots
The U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots distribution was held Thursday. Volunteers included Shelbyville firefighters, the Calvary Baptist Church youth group and youths from Arrowhead Ranch.
Holiday cards blessed; on display now
Local churches and organizations were asked to create wooden Christmas cards to display on the front lawn of Tennova Healthcare on U.S. 231 North.
The sixth annual Wine Walk was held Friday, Dec. 9. Proceeds benefited the Shelbyville-Bedford County Public Library.
Mrs. Claus visited the Shelbyville-Bedford County Public Library Wednesday for Storytime.
Qualls decks the halls at home
Flo Qualls always decorates her home for Christmas with zeal.
A Celebration Christmas 2016
The second annual indoor Christmas festival hosted by the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration inside Calsonic Arena.
NHS serves the community
The Shelbyville Central High School National Honor Society has been busy with several community and service projects this fall.
A holly jolly time in Wartrace
The Town of Wartrace held a Christmas dinner Monday night at the fire hall, featuring lots of good food, door prizes and an appearance by Santa Claus.
Habitat seeking 2017 Ball sponsors
The 2017 Bedford Builds Habitat for Humanity Ball will be Feb. 11, 2017.
The Ball raises enough funds to build one home each year to a family for zero percent interest. Diamond Sponsorship, $5,000; Premier Sponsorship, $3,000; Platinum...
Christmas Parade 2016
The 2016 Shelbyville Christmas Parade.
Shelbyville EGA group decorates 31st tree
Every year since 1986, the Shelbyville Satellite group has decorated a Christmas tree at a local bank. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2365228.html.
Southside students salute veterans
(Editor's Note: The Times-Gazette regrets the delay in publication of photos submitted to us from Southside School in honor of Veterans Day.)
CAN do attitude: SCHS concludes canned food drive
Shelbyville Central High School's Great Canned Food Drive ended Tuesday, Nov. 22.
Two nights in Paris
Times-Gazette city editor John I. Carney changed planes in Paris for his recent mission trip to Sierra Leone, so he and LEAMIS Internatioinal Ministries executive director Debra Snellen arranged to spend two nights there on the way home from the...
Holiday Mixer 2016
The 22nd annual Shelbyville-Bedford County Chamber of Commerce Holiday Mixer was held Tuesday, Nov. 22 at Blue Ribbon Circle.
Community Middle basketball homecoming 2016
Community Middle School held its basketball homecoming on Thursday, Nov. 17.
First Presbyterian 'More Than A Bake Sale'
The women of First Presbyterian Church held "More Than A Bake Sale" Saturday in the church fellowship hall. Baked goods, canned goods and more were offered for sale, along with items from Ten Thousand Villages, a fair trade retailer.
Bedford County Fair Christmas Village 2016
Bedford County Fair hosted a Christmas Village Saturday at the Old Harris High School Training School Gym. A variety of vendors offered merchandise ranging from clothing to home-canned items.
Festival of Trees 2016
The Fly Arts Center hosted the annual Festival Of Trees and Holiday Bazaar on Saturday. Trees have been decorated by a variety of local clubs, organizations, and businesses, and there were vendors on hand Saturday selling a variety of gifts and...
Small Talk: Liberty students tell how to cook a turkey
Liberty School third and fourth graders were asked "How do you cook a turkey?"
Liberty holds Fall Festival
Liberty School held its annual Fall Festival last Saturday.
Man on the Street 11/20/2016
Have you ever met anyone famous? If so, who, and if not, who would you like to meet?
Breezy visits Thomas Magnet
Danielle Breezy of WKRN-TV visited Thomas Magnet School on Wednesday.
Veterans Day 2016
Local schools held Veterans day ceremonies Friday to pay tribute to those who served their nation.
Ann Throneberry's last Holiday Foods Program
Ann Throneberry hosted her last annual holiday food program Monday at Duck River Electric Membership Corp. She is retiring after hosting the program for 42 years.
Environmental Awareness Week 2016
The annual Environmental Awareness Week was held September 26-28 at the Bedford County Agriculture and Education Center. First and second grade classes from Bedford County Schools attended and enjoyed as many as 11 different stations learning about...
Fall Dinner & Auction
The Homes of Hope Fall Dinner & Auction was held Saturday. The organization helps families and children in crisis.
United Way Child Safety Day 2016
United Way of Bedford County hosted the annual Child Safety Day at H.V. Griffin Park, with activities, exhibits and demonstrations from a variety of local agencies.
Cascade High School football homecoming 2016
Cascade High School held its football homecoming on Sept. 30.
Fall Fashion visits Woman's Club
Jennifer Jordan Thompson of J. Jordan's brought her fashion expertise, six models and three assistants to the October meeting of the Shelbyville Woman's Club for an overview of what's important for this season and beyond. The models for this show...
Active shooter/mass casualty drill
Members of Shelbyville and Bedford County emergency departments gathered at Tennessee College of Applied Technology on Thursday for a drill simulating the presence of two active shooters at the school.
Russ & Tori Taff's Bell Buckle Weekend 2016
Russ Taff, a member of the Gospel Music Hall of Fame and winner of multiple Grammy and Dove awards, and his wife Tori hosted a fan weekend in their adopted home town of Bell Buckle.
Epsilon Sigma Alpha fall fashion show 2016
The Beta Iota Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha held its 38th annual fashion show and dinner Tuesday night at First United Methodist Church's fellowship hall. The Shelbyville chapter, formed in 1957, has been hosting this fashion show with Carolyn's as...
Mt. Lebanon UMC Homecoming 2016
Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church held homecoming Sunday. Past and present song leaders and pianists were recognized.
Duck RiverFest 2016
The annual Duck RiverFest, held Tuesday, provided students an opportunity to learn about river safety, wildlife, conservation and other topics.
Times-Gazette National Newspaper Week Coffee
The Times-Gazette hosted the Chamber of Commerce Coffee Hour on Tuesday in honor of National Newspaper Week.
SCHS Class of 1966 reunion
Shelbyville Central High School Class of 1966 held its 50-year class reunion July 23 at the Bell Buckle Banquet Hall. Over 150 classmates and spouses attended the event, which was catered by the Bell Buckle Café with music by My Escape. Senior...