Coming Events

  • Dodgeball tourney planned for April 26

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central After Prom will host its third-annual dodgeball tourney Sunday, April 26, at Perry Central High School.

    This event is open to the general public with the following age categories: fourth through six grade; seventh through ninth grade; and 10th grade to adult.

    The entry fee is $5 per person or $30 per team if registered by 3 p.m. Friday, April 24. After that date, registration will be $8 per person or $48 per team. No registrations will be accepted after noon Sunday, April 26.

  • Run for Your Mother coming May 10

    TELL CITY – The annual Run for Your Mother is only a few weeks away and registrations are now being accepted for runners and walkers planning to participate.

    This fun run-walk 5K will begin at 8 a.m. Mother’s Day morning, Sunday, May 10, in front of the Tell City Depot. 

  • Domtar’s Relay for Life 5K set for April 25

    HAWESVILLE, Ky. – Domtar Paper Co. LLC’s Relay For Life 5K will take place at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 25.

    This 5-kilometer, 3.1 mile, race will start and finish at the Domtar facility at 58 Wescor Road in Hawesville, Ky.

    The route is mostly flat with some hills. Signs will be posted.

    Pre-registration will be $20 through Thursday, April 16, and $25 post–entry and on race day. T-shirts will be given to all registrants. Proceeds will benefit Relay for Life. Awards will be given to the top female and male finisher in each category.

  • Zumba class at TCHS

    TROY – Monday night’s Zumba class will be held in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena at the Tell City High School in place of the usual Schergens Center location.

    Class will begin at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 20. It is sponsored by Everbody’s in Tell City and Perry County Wellness

    Cost is $3 per class or $12 for five sessions. Perry County students are admitted to classes for free.

  • Fifth annual Dale Car Show to return Sunday, April 26

    DALE – Mark your calendars now for the fifth annual Dale Car Show, returning to Dale Town Park, also known as Heichelbeck Park, Sunday, April 26.

    Located along Wallace and East Medcalf Streets in Dale, the event draws hundreds of visitors with their prized automobiles, from antiques and souped-up rods to motorcycles and snazzy pick-up trucks, for hundreds of viewers to enjoy.

  • Community Events; April 11

    Library open house today


    TELL CITY – In celebration of National Library Week, the Perry County Public Library invites the community to visit the Tell City library branch during an open house April 16. 

    Cookies and punch will be available to guests and Friends of the Library members will also host tours of the library.

    The event is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at Tell City.


    TCHS Lip Sync this Saturday


  • Social News; April 16

    THE ST. MICHAEL ST. ANN SOCIETY will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, April 20, in Father Marendt Hall. There will be a business meeting, bingo and refreshments. Hostesses will be Rachel Schaefer, Pauline Thorn, Virginia White and Helen Wittman.


  • Claude, Hettie Brown family reunion to be held Aug. 9

    TELL CITY – The Claude and Hettie Brown family reunion will take place Sunday, Aug. 9, at the Southern Indiana Horsemen’s Club. Call (812) 547-4001 or (812) 843-5128 for more information.

  • Family Nature Fest scheduled for April 18 at Ferdinand State Forest

    FERDINAND – Celebrate the arrival of spring by attending the third annual Family Nature Fest Saturday, April 18 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Ferdinand State Forest. Several events are scheduled throughout the morning. Professional foresters will be present to answer forestry questions.

  • Plans in place for seventh annual Tour of Tables

    ROCKPORT – The seventh annual Tour of Tables, a fundraiser for The Way of Rockport, is scheduled for April 16. 

    This year, organizers decided to add a silent auction to the event. Supporters are visiting area businesses to solicit donations of auctionable items for this good cause.

    This year’s event will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church in Rockport. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with a tour of tables and silent auction. The auction will close at 6:30 p.m. as dinner is served.