Henderson named TCATM valedictorian
ChinaŠ Henderson has been named 2014 valedictorian at Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Murfreesboro. The Shelbyville resident received her diploma in Dental Assisting at the college's commencement ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 14. "China√°'s outstanding academic record, along with her dedication to the college, helped her achieve this highest honor," said Suzanne Dowdle, instructor at TCATM. ...
Miller, Young are wed
Heather Denise Miller of Unionville and Corey Brooks Young of Shelbyville were united in marriage June 28 on the Captain Rodney's stage lot in downtown Bell Buckle. The bride is daughter of Tim and Sherry Miller of Unionville. She is the granddaughter of Cuba Miller of Murfreesboro, the late Walter Miller, and the late Carl and Judy Cooper...
50th anniversary celebrated
The children of Shelton and Linda Warren had a reception in honor of their parents' 50th wedding anniversary at Victory Baptist Church in Shelbyville on July 19. A large group of family and friends attended. A slide show that covered their life together was created and shown by Lydia Engle, their daughter, who lives in Michigan. Their sons Loyd Warren and Lyn Warren gave a tribute to their parents. After the party, the couple, along with their two sons and their wives, went on a cruise to the Bahamas on Royal Caribbean's Enchantment of the Seas. (Submitted photo)
Jesse J. Cotton, an Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) cadet at Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, Tenn., has graduated from the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) at Fort Knox, Ky. The 29 days of training provide the best possible professional training and evaluation for all cadets in the aspects of military life, administration and logistical support. ...
Wilcox family celebrates 50 years
I used to live in Bell Buckle and my family is still there. Sunday, Aug. 17, is my mom and dad's 50th anniversary (praise God!) and we will be in town to celebrate. They attend Bright Temple Church of God in Christ in Shelbyville and they live in Covered Bridge Estates in Bell Buckle...
Sanders, Bateman to wed
Lindsay Sanders of Shelbyville and Barry Bateman of Lynchburg announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Bubba and Lisa Sanders of Shelbyville. She is the granddaughter of Dale Sanders of Shelbyville and the late Bobby Sanders, and Paul and Linda Leverette of Bell Buckle...
Hello World: Luke Allen Rodriguez
Manuel and Dana Rodriguez of Wartrace announce the birth of a son, Luke Allen Rodriguez, on June 16 in Murfreesboro. The baby boy weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. He is the grandson of Roy and Dana Ferguson, and Bobbie Ferguson, all of Shelbyville, and Palemon and Ermelanda Rodriguez of Mexico. He is the great-grandson of Waymon and Jane Grubbs of Wartrace...
FCE Club Reports
The Fairview FCE Club met on June 18 at the U.T. Extension Office. President Ann Canady called the meeting to order. Susie Armstrong read the call to order, and Mary Frances Gordon gave the devotion. There was a moment of silence in memory of recently deceased member Lorraine Foster...
Ray, Bogle are married
Amanda Courtney Ray and Brian Michael Calvin Bogle, both of Shelbyville, were united in marriage on the afternoon of June 28 at Fairlane Church of Christ. The bride is the daughter of Gene and Shelia Ray of Shelbyville. She is the granddaughter of Sara Jane Ray of Unionville and the late Robert Cecil Ray, and Larry and Connie Hasty of Unionville...
FCE Club Reports
Heart of the Home FCE Club met on June 2. Six members were present; there was one visitor. The club held a work day to make bead crosses. Whitney Danhof gave a program on calories. Business: leader training, Share Fair, Lunch and Learn, All of the Above and 4-H Horse Show...
Double-ring ceremony unites Smith, Baum
Brittany DeShae Smith and Jacob Edwin Baum, both of Shelbyville, were united in marriage on the evening of June 14 at North Fork Baptist Church in Shelbyville. The bride is the daughter of Troy and Cindy Smith of Shelbyville. She is the Ezralee and Dorothy Swing, and Jerry and Marie Smith, all of Shelbyville...
Hello World: Emma Snow Rose Younger
James and Valerie (Hankins) Younger are the proud parents of a baby girl, Emma Snow Rose Younger, born July 22 at Southern TN Medical Center in Winchester. She weighed 7 lbs., 8.10 oz. Grandparents are Robert and Dawn Hankins of N. ...