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Achievements

  • Mowery attends Hoosier Boys State, serves as city clerk

     

    TELL CITY – Jacob Mowery of Tell City was selected to attend Hoosier Boys State this year for Tell City Junior Senior High School.

    He attended the week of June 14 through 19. While there, he was elected to the position of city clerk for Baker City in Werner County.
     

  • ‘Run For Your Mother’ 5K raises $4,407.75

    The annual Run For Your Mother 5K run-walk sponsored by American Colloid Co. in Troy raised $4,407.75 during this year’s event, which honored mothers of this year’s 239 participants. Proceeds benefit hire technology classes in Perry County high schools. The American Colloid Co. 2013 Perry County Leadership Class Career Path Fund is a designated endowment fund created by the American Colloid Co. to provide equal support to Tell City Troy Township School Corp. and Perry Central Community School District for the support of advanced manufacturing.

  • Derby Riverfest pageant winners
  • Young earns rank of professor at Radford University

    TELL CITY – Wesley Young, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Young of Tell City and Brenda Lee of Bowling Green, Ky., was recently promoted to the rank of professor at Radford University in Virginia.

    He has taught there for the past 15 years in the school’s Department of Theatre and Cinema. 

    A teacher, actor and director, Young is a graduate of Western Kentucky University and holds a masters in fine arts from the University of Alabama.

  • Cannelton Legion installs officers
  • LHDC celebrates 50th anniversary and elects officers for 2015

    During the 50th annual meeting of Lincoln Hills Development Corp. held April 20 at the Schergens Center in Tell City, board officers were elected for 2015. 

    Clayton Jefford of Perry County was elected president, Steve Upmeyer of Perry County was elected vice president; Beth Stein of Spencer County was elected secretary and Joan Hess of Perry County was elected treasurer.

  • Clayton graduates with honors

    TELL CITY - James Greg Clayton has graduated from Bellarmine University in Louisville, Ky., with a double major in criminal justice and sociology.

    He earned magna cum laude honors and was placed on the dean’s list for the spring semester. Placement on this list requires a semester average of 3.5 or above.

    Clayton is the son of Hugh Clayton and Kathy Clayton, both of Tell City.

  • Hilgenhold makes superintendent’s list at Air Force Academy

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Cadet Third Class Levi Hilgenhold made the superintendent’s list for the fourth consecutive semester this spring at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Superintendent’s list is a combination of dean’s list, commandant’s list and athletic director’s list. In each of the three, a 3.0 must be attained.  He is an astronautical engineering major and currently ranks 8th out of 1,049 cadets in the class of 2017. 

  • Dr. Ress attends 55th IU reunion

    Following graduation, Dr. Ress interned at St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville for one year. He then located his office in Tell City Aug. 1, 1961. He has practiced there ever since. Dr. Ress was the only reunion attendee who is still actively practicing medicine.

  • Evelyn Adams among 2015 Golden Hoosier Award recipients

    INDIANAPOLIS – A Perry County woman was one of this year’s recipients of the 2015 Golden Hoosier Awards.

    Evelyn Adams joined Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann; Dr. John Wernert, secretary of Indiana Family & Social Services Administration and Yonda Snyder, director of the FSSA’s Division of Aging, to announce and honor recipients of the 2015 Golden Hoosier Awards.

    Adams is a retired Purdue Extension educator who is active in the community in several areas.