School may have been out Tuesday due to the snowfall, but downtown was open for business.
Small Talk: Your favorite part of the Bill of Rights
Students from Cascade Elementary School. See the related story here.
Small Talk: The ultimate Super Bowl party
Students from Thomas Magnet School
100 days = Party Time!
Kelly Mayo's kindergarten class at Community Elementary celebrated the 100th day of school on Thursday, Jan. 28 with fun activities and a celebration of the number 100.
Class members are Blake Arrasmith, Corrin Carothers, Landon Crick, Chloe...
Trivia on the Fly 2016
The second annual Trivia on The Fly was held Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016.
Government night at Flat Creek Community Club
Local leaders were in the spotlight at January's Flat Creek Community Club dinner.
Those representing Bedford County mingled with and spoke to the crowd.
The club meets the first Saturday of each month.
Small Talk: Super Bowl predictions
Students from the School-Age Care program at Learning Way Elementary.
Cascade High School's Spanish Honor Society is teaming up with the Hispanic community through a program called "AMIGOS." This is a community service program that allows students to engage in cross-cultural friendships. The students will learn more...
Community basketball homecoming court
Community High School will hold its basketball homecoming ceremony at 3 p.m. Saturday preceding games against Central Magnet starting at 4. The seniors pictured are candidates for king and queen.
MLK Luncheon 2016
Gilliland Historical Resource Center Inc. held its fourth annual MLK Luncheon Monday at First Church of the Nazarene. The theme was "Embracing Our Legacy as We Prepare for the Future."
Setting the perfect table
Volunteer Garden Club, meeting on Jan. 8 at the Farm Bureau Building, had an exhibition of table settings. Each setting was prepared by a team of five club members, which had half of an 8-foot banquet table to design.
First Community Bank service awards
First Community Bank of Bedford County closed out last year by holding its annual service award banquet. Several employees were recognized for their service.
Lunch time at East Side
Lunch is often one of the highlights of the day for students, and it's a finely tuned process at East Side Elementary School.
The staff takes pride in not only serving nutritious meals, but adding a touch of caring for the many children who pass...
Wildland firefighter training
The 14th annual Tennessee-Kentucky Wildland Fire Academy is being held through Saturday, Jan. 16 at the Tennessee Fire Service and Codes Academy.
Small Talk: What do you wish you had gotten to do in 2015?
Students from Boys & Girls Club of Bedford County.
Favorite photos of 2015
Several Times-Gazette staff members shared the favorite photos they took during 2015.
Small Talk: What has made 2015 a year to remember?
Students from Liberty Elementary School.
Christy's Cuddlies for Clera marked its 10th year of handing out goodies to nursing home and assisted living residents.
Christmas comes early
Christmas came early to Bedford County on Saturday, Dec. 19. Santa flew into the Shelbyville Municipal Airport. Meanwhile, the American Legion (Big Brothers) handed out food to the needy, and City Outreach Ministries gave away toys.
Small Talk: What would Santa bring your principal?
Students from East Side Elementary School
Local stitchers help decorate governor's trees
Members of the Shelbyville Satellite Group of the Cheekwood Chapter of the Embroiderers' Guild of America contributed ornaments to the Tennessee Residence, home of Gov. Bill and Crissy Haslam. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2260561.html.
Three homes deliver the holiday spirit
Members of Shelbyville Woman's Club enjoyed their annual Christmas Tour of Homes. See the story at .
Toys for Tots 2015
Toys for Tots distributed toys Tuesday at Gateway Church and in partnership with other churches and charities, serving approximately 1,500 children, Col. Ken Crowell (ret.) said.
Liberty 'Wax Museum' 2015
Liberty Elementary School third graders created their own "wax museum" of American history on Tuesday. In two different sessions, a wide variety of students dressed in costume as historic characters. Each wore a white sticker marked "PRESS HERE,"...
The first Celebration Christmas, an event held by the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration at Calsonic Arena on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, drew crowds. See video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?&v=fxVlc4FwZwo.
Small Talk: What should Santa bring your parents?
Students from Learning Way Elementary.
Community Middle reward break
Community Middle School students have been rewarded with three special breaks this fall for being responsible and well behaved citizens. During the latest break, teachers and administrators led various activities in the classrooms, library and gym....
Wartrace decorating moves indoors
The rain didn't dampen these children's Christmas spirits. Every year children make ornaments to decorate Fat Albert, a blue spruce tree in downtown Wartrace. Due to the heavy rains on Tuesday, children decorated a tree in the Wartrace Town Hall....
Embroidery group decorates 30th tree
The Shelbyville Satellite Group, part of the Cheekwood chapter of the Embroiderer's Guild of America, decorated a Christmas tree at Trader's Bank, the 30th year for the group to decorate a local bank. See the full story at...
Small Talk: What don't you want for Christmas?
Students from Thomas Magnet School.
Ringing In The Holiday Season
The Christian Single Widows Club has a holiday tradition of Christmas handbells, under the tutelage of club member Billie Crowell, a beloved local music teacher. The club gathered on Tuesday for lunch at River Bend Country Club and Crowell led them...
Liberty Idol November 2015
Liberty School held Liberty Idol talent show Tuesday, Nov. 24.
Small Talk: How to cook a turkey
Students from Learning Way Elementary
Learning Way Readers' Theater Feast
Learning Way Elementary School held its first annual Readers' Theater Feast on Nov. 17.
Students and families went to their individual classrooms to make a puppet and listen to a story read by the teacher. Students then acted out the story with...
Great Canned Food Drive 2015
Shelbyville Central High School's Great Canned Food Drive ended Monday. It had a "Lion King" theme. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2253265.html.
Small Talk: What would you like to learn how to do?
Students from East Side Elementary School.
Grasping success: Jiu jitsu group makes all the right moves
See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2251885.html.
Small Talk: If you could be a bug ....
Students from Southside Elementary School.
Homes of Hope banquet
Homes of Hope of Bedford County held its annual fundraising banquet on Thursday. See the story at http://www.t-g.com/story/2250083.html.
More Veterans Day photos
Community schools, Harris Middle School and Victory Baptist Academy held Veterans Day services Wednesday.
Missing... but not forgotten
A POW-MIA ceremony was held at The Moving Wall during its visit to Bell Bucile. Members of the Smyrna chapter of Rolling Thunder, a group of motorcyclists who ride to honor veterans, conducted the ceremony. See the story at...