The new edition of our annual Bitzy the Elf Holiday Fun Guide (renamed from her "twin sister" Itzy of last year) is in the Nov. 20 Light and Champion. Please stop by Here’s the Deal, Green Acres, Sombrero’s, Covington Lumber, or our office from now-Dec. 17 to register to win a Bitzy gift basket. Also, we thank all of our sponsoring businesses and their start to our holiday greetings.
The third annual Taste of the Holidays, combined with its partner event, the Pinecone and Mistletoe Christmas Market Shopping Extravaganza, gave retail stores, at-home arts and crafts creators, restaurants and more a chance to show off their wares and skills to Shelby County residents this weekend while providing some early Christmas shopping ideas.
Shelbyville High students got a chance to learn about the dangers of distracted driving at a special event on Wednesday. The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Passenger Safety Project brought the State Farm Distracted Driving Simulator there as an instructional tool.
Befitting someone who’s likely photographed or videoed half or more of local historic, community and club events in the last 20 years or more, throughout the morning on Tuesday, people from around Center and Shelby County stopped in at Bounds Insurance to congratulate Buster Bounds on the company’s 50 years of operation.