Anderton Road activity causes concernBedford County Commissioner Greg Vick, speaking during Tuesday night's meeting of Bedford County Board of Commissioners, addressed what he says are problems with a horse racing and rodeo facility on...
Former county executive Parker diesFormer Bedford County Executive Paul Parker died Wednesday. The position is now known as county mayor, but was called county executive during Parker's three terms. Parker served for 12 years as...
- County given grant for package scanner (11/16/18)
- Website makes donating to United Way easier (11/16/18)
- Guest speaker (11/16/18)
- Thomas Magnet School field trip (11/16/18)
- Strategic plan for schools under review (11/15/18)
- H.V. Griffin Park expansion moving into high gear (11/15/18)
- TCAT partnership eases Motlow path (11/15/18)
- Festival of Trees includes crafts (11/15/18)
- Shoplifting suspects chased down (11/15/18)
- Commissioners warned landfill’s time is limited (11/14/18)
- Eagle coach positive as rebuild startsShelbyville Central’s first-year head coach Andrew Hicks knows that rebuilding the Golden Eagle basketball program will take a lot of hard work, dedication and time. “We started in the preseason with a balance of high level conditioning, running agilities mixed in with some weight training and skill development,” Hicks said. “We’ve seen a lot of growth and our guys have worked hard in those areas.”...
- Eaglettes drop home opener (11/16/18)
- Viqueens’ ‘D’ continues to dominate (11/16/18)
- Late Vikings comeback falls short (11/16/18)
- Lady Champs hold on (11/16/18)
- Middle Champs ride huge 1st quarter (11/16/18)
- Big buck (11/15/18)
- Lady Champs crush Webb (11/14/18)
- Fouls everywhere; Feet stop Champs (11/14/18)
Destinations & Diversions: Community Thanskgiving service Sunday night at First UMC (11/15/18)The annual Interdenominational Community Thanksgiving Service will be held 6 p.m. Sunday at First United Methodist Church on the square. The Rev. Ron Adams of Emmanuel Pentecostal Church will preach,...
Holiday open houses (11/15/18)*** Redeemed Home 2345 U.S. 231 North Friday, 4-8 p.m. (Store will be closed until time for the open house) Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. *** Templeton & Associates Depot Street, just off the...
SCHS Renaissance program promotes inclusiveness (11/11/18)The pop culture stereotype of high school involves various cliques -- athletes, top students, the "cool kids" and various scattered outsiders. But a new program at Shelbyville Central High School...
Alford recalls years as special ed bus driver (11/11/18)There were no cell phones or radios in buses 37 years ago when Freda Alford began driving special needs children to school. The pay was low. Winter mornings were vicious...
Cub Scouts support clothing drive (11/11/18)Cub Scout Pack 476 held a coat drive to benefit Clothe Our Kids of Bedford County, which provides clothing for children in distress or state custody. Standing, from left: Ritchie Morris, Atlee...
Enhance holiday vegetables with a sauce (11/11/18)The holidays are upon us. Now that Halloween is past, the stores ring out unabashedly with Christmas music, the holiday movies have started airing and minds are turning to thoughts of turkey and...
Warren, Wells are joined in marriage (11/11/18)Kaitlyn Danielle Warren of Flat Creek and Joshua Anthony Wells of Shelbyville were married Oct. 20 at New Hope Chapel in Shelbyville. The Rev. Charles Redmond of Faith Baptist Church conducted the...
Nichols, Blacksmith to be wed (10/28/18)Scott and Cindy Nichols of Bell Buckle announce the engagement of their daughter, Katlynn Nichols of Bell Buckle, to MIchael Blacksmith Jr. of Shelbyville. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the...
Hello World: Maisyn Elizabeth Lester (10/21/18)Travis and Kelly Green Lester of Shelbyville announce the birth of a daughter, Maisyn Elizabeth Lester, Sept. 17 at Tennova Healthcare-Harton in Tullahoma. She weighed 6 pounds, 5.6 ounces and is a...
Patrick, Pilkington are wed (10/21/18)Julie Breanne Patrick of Shelbyville and Jason Travis Pilkington of Shelbyville were married in an evening ceremoney Sept. 2 at Sacred Stone in Fayetteville. Willie Brown of The Loft Church, assisted...
Thanks for Day of Caring help (11/11/18)To the editor: It was a near perfect beautiful October fall day as United Way of Bedford County celebrated Day of Caring and the Kickoff Luncheon for the 2018 campaign. Sanford and Jostens, both...
Thanks for help (11/4/18)To the Editor: Thank you to the sponsors and participants who helped make the 27th Annual Pencil Country Classic, benefiting the children and families of the Child Development Center, a success. Your...
Veterans richly deserve nation’s praise (11/11/18)EDITOR’S NOTE: This column was originally written and published in 2011. “What have you done for us lately?” I don’t think the average American military veteran has the time or the temperament to...
Peanuts and politics: A political satire (10/26/18)I feel the general consensus is that it's time for all political commercials ... to take leave. We're coming down to the wire, in more ways than one, toward the Nov. 6 election. Some ads do make me...
Bobby Joe Warren (11/17/18)Bobby Joe Warren, 58, of Tullahoma, a native of Shelbyville, died Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Alive Hospice n Murfreesboro. Funeral services 12 noon Monday at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home,...
Gregg Renard Gibson (11/16/18)Gregg Renard Gibson, 56, of Shelbyville died Thursday, November 15, 2018. A memorial service may be held at a later date. Arrangements: Feldhaus Memorial Chapel,
Ruby Baxter Jennings (11/15/18)Ruby Baxter Jennings, 95, of Murfreesboro died Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Funeral services 11 a.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel, minister Jimmy Carver officiating. Burial in Coleman...
Ricky Neese (11/15/18)Ricky Leon Neese, 57, of Manchester died Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at St. Thomas Rutherford, Murfreesboro. Celebratuon of Life service 3 p.m. Saturday at Amazing Grace Community Church,...
Janie Reyes Castro (11/15/18)Janie Reyes Castro, 24, of Shelbyville died Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville after an extended illness. Arrangements incomplete: Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
Paul R. Parker (11/14/18)Paul R. Parker, 87, of Shelbyville died early Wednesday morning at St. Thomas Rutherford. A private burial will be held at the family cemetery in Raus. Arrangements: Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
AuctionsBig Christmas Sale T & D Auction 409 Depot Street Shelbyville, TN Nov. 22, 23, & 24 6:30 PM 4 Good Salers Come out to see what up for Auction Call 931 492-2435 for information Firm 6192
BargainsComputer table and chair. $35. 931-294-5066
BargainsLove seat. Navy and mauve color. $125. 931-294-5066
Public NoticesPublic Notice The City of Shelbyville will be accepting bids/ proposals for the following: Wireless Headset Communication Devices for Fire Department Replacement of VAV Boxes and Sealing of Ductwork at Shelbyville Recreation Center Bleachers for Parks and Recreation Department Documents may be picked up at City Hall, 201 N. Spring St. during normal business hours. Sealed bids/proposals must be received at the City of Shelbyville Purchasing Office by 2:00 p.m. CST on Thursday,...
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