Coming Events

  • Community Events; Oct. 5

    Emmanuel Lutheran soup supper Saturday


    TELL CITY – Emmanuel Lutheran Church, at 12th and Pestalozzi streets in Tell City, invites everyone to its annual soup supper Saturday, Oct. 10. Serving will be in the church’s fellowship hall starting at 4 p.m.

    The church’s “classic soup,” barbecued chicken, creek fried potatoes, green beans, homemade slaw and desserts will be served.

  • Theme is ‘not so scary’ at Halloween Weekends

    SANTA CLAUS – The four holiday-themed sections at Holiday World will present a single theme Saturdays and Sundays starting this weekend, as the park premieres this year’s Happy Halloween Weekends Sept. 26.

  • Miss Heritage Fest Pageant returns to Cannelton Oct. 10

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Heritage Festival will feature the Miss Heritage Fest Pageant Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Cannelton Community Center. LuLu’s Prom and Bridal will host the second annual pageant starting at 11 a.m.

    Pageant contestants must be a resident of Perry County or have an immediate family member (mother, father, grandparents) that live in Perry County. Age categories include Miss (17-22), Teen (13-16), Pre-Teen (9-12), Little Miss (5-8), and Tiny Miss (2-4).

  • Tribute bands coming to amphitheater Oct. 24

    LINCOLN CITY – On Saturday, Oct. 24, the Lincoln Amphitheatre will pay tribute to two of  the biggest bands the world has ever known as it features Hard Day’s Night, a Tribute to the Beatles, and Satisfaction, the International Rolling Stones Show. The evening of entertainment is being presented by Indiana Michigan Power, a unit of American Electric Power.

  • Cannelton American Legion to host Oct. 17 poker run

    CANNELTON – Cannelton American Legion Post 142 will host “Poker Run – Cruizin’ For Our Heroes” Saturday, Oct. 17, beginning and ending at the Legion, located at 516 Knight St. in Cannelton.

    This fundraising event will benefit Evansville Veterans Clinic and The Honor Flight program.

    Stops will include St. Meinrad American Legion Post 366, Ferdinand American Legion Post 124, Santa Claus American Legion Post 242 and Tell City American Legion Post 213. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. and cruise out at 11.

  • Library story times continue through October

    TELL CITY  – Perry County Public Library announces registration is now open for the autumn story time session. 

    Autumn story times will run Sept. 21 through Oct. 29, with programs at both the Tell City and Cannelton locations.

    Parents and guardians may register for story time by calling the Tell City location at (812) 547-2661.  Story time programs are:

    • Monday mornings, 10-10:30 a.m. – Tell City (birth through 2 years)

  • First annual trivia night fundraiser Oct. 3 to support community action center

    DALE – Hosting it’s first annual trivia night fund-raiser, the North Spencer Community Action Center invites the community to join in the fun and festivities on Saturday, Oct. 3.

    The doors of St. Joseph Parish Center will open at 6:30 p.m. Games begin at 7 p.m.

    Put together a team of friends, family or coworkers to fill a table of eight for an exciting evening of great fun, guided by a local celebrity emcee. 

    Reserve a table of eight by Sept. 25, by calling (812) 937-2796 or by emailing nscac.director@gmail.com.

  • Horseman’s club euchre games to begin Oct. 3

    TELL CITY – The Southern Indiana Horseman’s Club will host euchre games throughout fall and winter.

    The next game will be held Saturday, Oct. 3. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and games will begin at 7 p.m. Prize money will be awarded at the end of the evening. Chili, hotdogs, desserts, coffee, sodas and water will be available.

    No smoking is permitted in the building. All games are open to the public ages 16 and older.

  • Memorial forest shooting match Oct. 4

    FULDA – Spencer County Memorial Forest’s annual shooting match is set for Sunday, Oct. 4. The ham shoot will begin at 11 a.m. and the closed match will begin at 3 p.m. First choice will be $200 cash and a $200 gift certificate to Ferdinand Processing. There will also be beef and pork choices. 

    Barbecued pork-chop and chicken dinners will be served during the day, starting at 11 a.m.

    The public is invited.

    Memorial Forest is located east of Fulda. Watch for signs along Indiana 545.

  • Rome plans Oct. 4 Heritage Tour events

    ROME – The community of Rome will host activities the first weekend of the Hoosier Heritage Fall tour Sunday, Oct. 4.

    Fried chicken dinners with mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, bread, slaw and homemade dessert will served in the courthouse. Serving will begin at 11 a.m.

    An all-day concession stand will sell hamburgers, cheeseburgers, barbecue and soft drinks.

    There will be live music by the House Kat Trio with Rita, Ray and Teddy.