Southwestern Consolidated Schools will be reopening its doors to students when school is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, Aug. 4.

The splash pad at Blue River Park is set to open on Saturday.

Registration to participate in athletics at Shelbyville high and middle schools must be completed by July 6 for athletes who wish to start participating by then.

Thirty years ago this week, the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame opened its doors in New Castle. Three decades later, the grand facility is accented with distinct Shelbyville flavor.

The Children’s Museum, located at 3000 N. Meridian St. in Indianapolis, will be open to the public starting on July 11 with limited capacity, the museum announced on Tuesday morning.

Buffy Powers, coordinator of volunteer and ancillary services at Shelby County Senior Services, accepts a donation from Duke Energy on Friday. Duke Energy donated 85 storm kits for distribution to seniors in Shelby County who are served by the organization. The kits included a flashlight, fi…

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On this date in 1990, the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame opened its new museum in New Castle amid much hoopla. With a legend in every corner and special guests from Washington, D.C. to Hollywood, an estimated 3,000 people helped christen the museum, which had been based in Indianapolis sinc…

As America prepares to celebrate its 244th birthday this week, Shelbyville residents were reminded at a recent event that freedom isn’t free. Rosemary Dill’s son is one of many who have paid the ultimate price.

Campers at Girls Inc. do a painting craft. The camp has been open since June 15th.

Now it’s July. Half of 2020 is history; it was definitely historic! Things that seemed so routine when we entered this year are no longer the same. Every trip to the store reminds me that things have changed. It may be in the availability (or lack thereof) of certain items. It could be stick…

The following information was provided by hospitals and law enforcement agencies. The Shelbyville News cannot vouch for its completeness or accuracy.

Not-for-profit organizations who have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can now find applications online for relief.

The following information was provided by hospitals and law enforcement agencies. The Shelbyville News cannot vouch for its completeness or accuracy.

Judie Ann Fisher, 82, of Shelbyville passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at her home.

Jack W. Banker, 92, Shelbyville: died Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Community Hospital South. Services are pending at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home.

Larry Thomas Kile, 78, of Morristown, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Ashford Place Health Campus in Shelbyville.

Shelbyville Central students will have the option of attending school virtually for at least the first nine weeks of the upcoming 2020-21 school year.

All five Shelby County high schools will now be hosting commencement ceremonies outdoors after the Shelbyville Central school board voted in favor of the move on Wednesday.

Mary Harper realizes that some parents and Shelbyville Central Schools employees might not be happy that students and staff will be required to wear masks in certain circumstances.

A Shelbyville man was arrested on drug charges when Shelbyville police pulled him over after a report of a possibly impaired driver who drove over an exit sign on Interstate 74.

The following information was provided by hospitals and law enforcement agencies. The Shelbyville News cannot vouch for its completeness or accuracy.

With the novel coronavirus restrictions lifting, the Shelbyville Plan Commission discussed several projects on tap or underway around Shelbyville.

A couple of annual events in Morristown have been pushed back out of continued precaution for the coronavirus but are still slated to take place this year, at the request of the Town Council.

In Saturday’s edition of The Shelbyville News, the article “Fireworks set to light up Waldron in July” incorrectly identified the date of the Waldron fireworks show.

Julia Hamblen will be postponing her college career for a year to serve as the president of the state Future Farmers of America (FFA).

Shelbyville’s motto of Pride in Progress is more than mere words. It’s an ideal that we can work toward as a community. We can be proud of improving the lives of every citizen regardless of race, religion or sexual orientation.

It was probably no surprise that Southwestern Consolidated Schools officials teased John Tindall that he was a 2009 Waldron alum.