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Church News

  • Tell City UMC Easter egg hunt March 26

    TELL CITY – Tell City First United Methodist Church will host its sixth annual Easter egg hunt Saturday, March 26 at 10 a.m., at the Schergens Center. Hot dogs, chips, drinks and desserts will be available for a free-will offering and all donations will go to a United Methodist Youth Home in Evansville. This event is for all children and families in the community as well as the county as a whole.

    For more information about the event or sponsorship of the event, contact the church at tellcityumc@gmail.com or (812) 547-2800.

  • Cannelton American Legion Easter Egg hunt March 26

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton American Legion family will sponsor its annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 26, at 1 p.m. at Legion Field in Cannelton. The event will happen rain or shine. The event is for Cannelton Elementary students up to 10 years old.

    The age categories are 0 to 2, 3 to 4, 5 to 7 and 8 to 10. Prizes, candy and a top prize of a new bicycle for each of the four categories will be awarded. There will be a special appearance by the Easter bunny.

    Guests are encouraged to take cameras and participants must take their own containers.

  • West Point Baptist youth group sponsoring community yard sale

    HAWESVILLE, Ky. – The West Point Baptist Church Youth Group will sponsor a Community Yard Sale April 22 and 23, at the Hancock County Fair Grounds, in Hawesville, Ky., rain or shine. Organizers would like to invite anyone who would like a booth to set up and sell your used items.

    Booth rental inside is $10 per day and outside is $5 per day. Craft vendors are also welcome. Craft vendors will need to have an annual business license for Hancock County, which is a $10.00 charge.

  • Lenten cantata to be performed March 14 at Saint Meinrad

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology will present a Lenten cantata on Monday, March 14, in the school’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel.

    The service, titled “Song of the Shadows,” features music by Joseph M. Martin performed by the Saint Meinrad community. The event begins at 7 p.m. Central time; it is free and open to the public.

    Parking is available in the Guest House and student parking lots.

  • Sisters to host Notre Dame Handbell and Celebration choirs

    FERDINAND – A concert by the Notre Dame Handbell and Celebration Choirs will be held in St. Gertrude Hall at Monastery Immaculate Conception on Wednesday, March 9, at 10 a.m. Eastern time.

    The monastery of the Sisters of St. Benedict is located at 802 E. 10th St. in Ferdinand.

    The theme of the free concert is “Celebrating the Jubilee Year of Mercy through Song and the Words of Pope Francis.”

  • Priesthood students receive ministries at St. Meinrad

    ST. MEINRAD – Seventeen priesthood students from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology received the ministry of lector on Feb. 18 in the Seminary’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel.

    Archbishop Joseph Tobin, of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, installed the lectors.

    The seminarians receiving the ministry were:

    • Gregory Bentley and Aldrin Tayag, Diocese of Lexington

    • Michael Bialorucki and Peter Grodi, Diocese of Toledo

    • Ross Caniglia and Timothy Pick, Diocese of Sioux City

  • Lenten series at St. Paul’s begins Tuesday

    TELL CITY – St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City will host a series of four Lenten talks by the Rev. Thomas Richstatter. The series is titled, Being Catholic in the Direction Pope Francis is Leading. The first talk is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 16, with future presentations scheduled for Feb. 23, March 8 and March 15. All will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Paul Parish Hall.

  • Father Tom Richstatter to present four Lenten talks at St. Paul’s

    TELL CITY – St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City will host a series of four Lenten talks by the Rev. Thomas Richstatter OFM. The series is titled, Being Catholic in the Direction Pope Francis is Leading. The first talk is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 16, with future presentations scheduled for Feb. 23, March 8 and March 15. All will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Paul Parish Hall.

  • Church News; Feb. 11

    St. Paul Boy Scout Troop fish fry Friday

     

    TELL CITY – The Boy Scouts are sponsoring their annual fish fry Friday, Feb. 12, at the St. Paul Parish Hall. Serving will be from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Both dining-in and carry-outs will be available.

    Proceeds will go toward the boys’ summer camp and necessary equipment for that trip. This year’s plans are to go to a western Tennessee camp called Camp Mack Morris. Cost for the all-you-can-eat meal is $8 for adults and $5 for children ages 10 and younger.

  • Church News; Feb. 4

    Cajun dinner at Tell City UMC

     

    TELL CITY – Tell City First United Methodist Church will host a Cajun dinner to celebrate Mardi Gras Tuesday, Feb. 9. They will offer your choice of gumbo or jambalaya with Cajun cornbread, drinks and desserts for $8 or gumbo and jambalaya with sides for $10. Serving starts at 5 p.m. and will end at 7 p.m. Carry-outs are available.