Community News, March 5

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The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

TCRAA meeting to be held Tuesday
PERRY COUNTY – The Tell City Regional Arts Association will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall in Tell City.
 Anyone interested in the arts – artists, writers and entertainers – are welcome to attend. The group helps promote arts in the region.
If you have questions, call Cheri Taylor, Tell City Regional Arts Association president, at 547-2385.

NBFD Ladies Auxiliary soup, bake sale
NEW BOSTON – The New Boston Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will host their annual “famous” soup and bake sale Sunday at the New Boston Fire Department.
Soup will be ready for pickup at noon and the cost is $12 per gallon. All proceeds from the sale will go to the fire department. The community is invited and encouraged to pick up some soup and support the department.

Beard Cemetery trustee needed
BRISTOW – Anyone who wishes to serve as trustee of the Beard Cemetery is asked to submit their name by April 1 to Beard Cemetery Trustee, 22998 Blue Ridge Road, Bristow, IN 47575-9502.

Rome lodge supper Saturday
ROME – The Rome Lodge 33 Free & Accepted Masons will hold its quarterly supper at 5 p.m. Saturday at the lodge building in Rome.
All Masons, family and friends are invited. This is a carry-in meal.

Co-ed basketball tourney Saturday
TELL CITY – The Perry County Power of Youth Council will host a three-on-three co-ed basketball tourney from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Tell City Junior-Senior High School.
There are three age groups – junior high, sixth through eighth grade; high school, ninth through 12th grade and adult.
Spectator admission will be $2 per person or $5 per family of three or more. Concessions will be available at the event.
Money raised will be used for the Power of Youth grant cycle. 

Football families to meet
LEOPOLD – A Perry Central football families meeting will be held at 6 p.m. March 12 in the Perry Central High School study hall.

Horseman club will sponsor euchre games
TELL CITY – The Southern Indiana Horseman Club will host euchre games through March. Events are planned for March 17 and 31.
Chili, hot dogs, desserts, soft drinks and coffee will be available at 6 p.m. with games at 7. Cost at the door is $5 per person.
Rules will be announced before each game. For more information, call 836-2127 or 836-2052.

SC Relay for Life meetings today
DALE – Relay for Life of Spencer County will hold a committee and team-captains meeting today at the Carter Fire Department in Dale.
The committee meeting will be at 6 p.m. and the team-captains meeting at 7 p.m.

Twilight Towers fundraiser Saturday
TELL CITY – Twilight Towers will have a biscuits-and-gravy breakfast fund-raiser at 6 a.m. Saturday in the dining room.
A full order will be $2 and a half order will be $1. Coffee, milk and orange juice will be 50 cents each. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Tri Kappa rummage sale Saturday
TELL CITY – The Epsilon Omega Chapter of Tri Kappa will hold its annual rummage sale Saturday from 6 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Indiana Realty on Main Street across from Lincoln Hills Development Corp.
They will accept community donations Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Items may be dropped off any items at Indiana Realty.
All proceeds will be donated to the Tri Kappa Philanthropy Fund.