Shelbyville Daily Union

Local News

August 20, 2013

3 vying for Miss Stewardson crown

This year’s Stewardson Lions Club Miss Stewardson coronation will be held at the town park at 2:00 P.M., Sunday, August 25th. There are three girls vying for the title.

Jordyn Howe, a junior at Stewardson-Strasburg High School, is the daughter of Jason and Jessica Howe of Mode. She received the Spanish Award and Keyboarding Award her freshman year of school. Jordyn was on the honor roll and a member of the Scholastic Bowl Team both her freshman and sophomore years of school. She also kept the stats for track. She is a member of the Parent Teacher Student Association at Stewardson-Strasburg and of the United Methodist Church. She likes drawing, art, watching movies, and spending time with her friends. Her future plans include becoming an artist and having a family.

Cierra Reed, the daughter of Roy Reed of Stewardson, is a junior at Stewardson-Stewardson High School. As a member of the FFA, she has received her Green Degree Award. She has also been a member of the Stewardson-Strasburg Student Council and Tech Club. She is a member of the North American Hunting Club and a Stewardson Fire Explorer. Cierra enjoys horseback riding,, 4-wheeler riding, hunting, fishing, hanging with friends and family, and driving around listening to Florida Georgia Line. Her career goal is to attend college and become an occupational therapist.

Kaitlin Slifer is the daughter of Jeff and Sharon Slifer of Stewardson and is a junior at Stewardson- Strasburg High School. While in high school she has been a member of the band, Pep Band, Marching Band, Drum Line, FFA, Spanish Club, softball and volleyball teams. In FFA, she was Star Greenhand and Chapter Reporter, she was selected to go to Illinois Leadership Seminar, and she was class president. She is also an active member of 4-H and is an acolyte at church. Katlin is interested in photography. Her future plans are to become famous, meet Luke Bryan, get married, and start a family.

1
Text Only
Local News
  • 041814 Rams on the Run pic Students complete Read, Right, & Run Marathon A group of Shelbyville students, ages Kindergarten through 6th grade, participated in the GO! St. Louis Read, Right, & Run Marathon on April 5. The event was held at Forest Park, St. Louis. Coordinators were Lisa Mayhall and Stacy Lindemann. The GO!

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Audit report: County's finances 'level' The county's finances are "level", according to Robin Yockey of Mose, Yockey, Brown and Kull LLC. Yockey presented the audited financial report to the County Board during last week's regular meeting. "The county's finances remained relatively level b

    April 18, 2014

  • 041814 Moulton concert pic Moulton Jr. High presents spring concert Moulton Middle School 6th, 7th, and 8th grade choruses presented its Spring Concert Tuesday evening in the High School auditorium. The 6th and 7th grade choirs combined to present "Bye Bye, Love", "Read All About It", "Just a Bit of Sunshine", "Play

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • IMG_2246.JPG SHS Prom Royalty Candidates named

    Shelbyville High School has announced its 2014 Prom court.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sgt. Timothy Owens laid to rest Saturday Jackson Adams Effingham Daily News Sgt. Timothy Owens laid to rest Saturday

    April 15, 2014

  • 041514 veterans honored pic Father, son veterans honored with headstones Military headstones were placed near the graves of a Blackhawk War veteran and his Civil War veteran son Friday thanks to the efforts of a Shelbyville man. The stones were placed near the Graham family plot at the corner of Veterans and Highland Aven

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Shelby County Art Show Results 2014 Welcoming weather helped this year's Shelby County Art Show to be quite busy with many visitors to the Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center. This SCAS had a large number of entries in both junior and adult divisions, as well as many demonstrators showing

    April 15, 2014

  • IMG_2180.JPG Mock accident drives home message

    The screech of tires -- the crunch of metal ... two school buses pull away to reveal a head-on collision involving high schoolers on Prom night.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pana's Kitchell Park receives OSLAD grant At a press conference held at Memorial Park in LaGrange Park, Illinois, Saturday, April 5, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced grants awarded to 46 parks in 21 Illinois counties. Pana's 40 acre Kitchell Park received $190,000 which when matched wi

    April 11, 2014

  • Council approves Chautauqua Days plans Chautauqua Days Festival plans were approved by the Shelbyville City Council Monday evening. Vickie Davis and Brenda Elder presented plans for the May 30-June 1 event which includes bands and vendors in Forest Park. They asked for approval for the pl

    April 11, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Raw: Fire Engulfs Tower Block in China Ocean Drones Making Waves in Research World Breakfast Foods Are Getting Pricier Raw: Ferry Captain Received Medical Treatment Hundreds Gather for Denver Pot Rally on Easter Transcript Reveals Confusion in Ferry Evacuation Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria
Poll

Do you think the United States should become more involved in the advancements of Russia into the Ukraine?

Yes, militarily
Yes, as peacemakers
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium