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Reagan Dinner hosts House Speaker Cameron Sexton

The Bedford County Republican Party hosted their Reagan Day Dinner Thursday evening, featuring keynote speaker Cameron Sexton of the Tennessee House of Representatives as well as local Bedford County …

Normandy author shares life from a hive

Mary Jane (M.J.) Miller of Normandy was guest speaker during the May meeting of Shelbyville Woman’s Club, sharing thoughts from her Christian walk and first book, “Life Lessons from the …

Stormy, cooler weather expected Sunday

I would suggest you make your weekend plans for Saturday because it appears that will be the best day by far to be outside and involved in activities. Partly sunny skies and a high of 92 Saturday …

Community calendar

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Sexual advances lead to man’s arrest

A man’s attempt to grab an employee at a North Main Street hotel resulted in his arrest Tuesday night. Charles Edward Johnson, 51, of Madison Street was charged with assault. He was held on …

May is Silver Alert Awareness Month

Just as an Amber Alert can help return a missing or abducted child, a Silver Alert can call the community’s attention to a missing dementia patient, who may have wandered away from home or a …
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HISTORY MADE

It was three decades in the making.Shelbyville Central’s Golden Eagle soccer team battled back from a 2-0 halftime deficit to claim a 3-2 victory over visiting Ooltewah in the Region 3-3A title …
Viqueens cant catch up after Forrest's big 1st
CHAPEL HILL — During the previous two meetings against the Forrest Lady Rockets, the Community Viqueens pushed the defending Class AA state champions to the brink, but fell short by a single …
Vikes' lead doesn't hold in region championship
CHAPEL HILL — In all the meetings between the Community Vikings and Forrest Rockets this season, the Vikings led in every game only to see the Rockets come from behind to win all the matchups …
Historic win
It was a history making evening as Shelbyville Central' s Golden Eagle soccer team advanced to the region championship after a 4-2 win over The Howard School in the region semifinal at home on …
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Features

Woman’s Club memberships grow

Shelbyville Woman’s Club met May 11 at River Bend Country Club. Incoming president for the year, Miriam Pietkiewicz, announced the club has 38 new members.   Guest speaker was author, …
From the opinion pages
Columns & Editorials

National Mental Health Awareness Month

The columns I’ve written the past several weeks have been to bring recognition of May as National Mental Health Awareness Month. For years mental illness has been a hidden disease, not …

The ups and downs of limited public forums

The Cascade community has expressed to me this week that citizens in attendance at Tuesday’s school board meeting should have been recognized with their questions and comments.   Please …

Shifting from big picture to small goals

Can a community grow too fast? With all the developments coming to Bedford it’s hard not to think about that question. If you’ve talked to me before, you probably know I am from …
Letters

Letter to the editor for Saturday, May 21

Abortion questions   Dear Editor:   In response to Mr. Sliger’s column of May 14; between his diatribe on the Supreme Court, the Roe v. Wade leak, and a plethora of adjectives …