Catching up with Kellye Cash Sheppard
According to Jane Alderson, executive director of the Miss Tennessee Pageant, Kellye Cash Sheppard is "our only Miss Tennessee to go on to become Miss America," and that was in 1987. Many people recognize Kellye from her reign as Miss America 1987.
Former Miss Tennessee Valley Hayley Lewis Vying For Miss America
Each recipient receives a $5,000 scholarship. Tennessee has produced two Miss Americas both of whom were from Memphis - the late Barbara Walker (1947) and 1987 winner Kellye Cash Sheppard whose daughter Cassidy was a top 10 finalist at this year's ...
Madison County can't house all its juvenile offenders
Judge Christy Little talks about the Juvenile Detention Center in Jackson. TYLER WHETSTONE/The Jackson Sun. Tyler Whetstone, The Jackson Sun 5:20 a.m. CDT August 17, 2014. Judge believes solution is to build a new facility, but county officials say the ...
Hemp returns to its Kentucky roots
Kentucky researchers and farmers are studying which seed varieties and soil types are best suited to growing hemp. (Photo: Bruce Schreiner/AP). 98 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. MURRAY, Ky. – Call it a homecoming for hemp: ...