Coming Events

  • Hancock County Chamberfest Saturday at Vastwood Park

    HANCOCK COUNTY – The Hancock County Chamber will host its first Chamberfest event Saturday , April 25, at Vastwood Park in Hawesville.

    Several events are planned during the day with food and fun for the entire family.

    At the boat dock, there will be free fishing from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the kids.

    There will be free food served at 11 a.m. At noon there will be an Art In The Park exhibit that is free to all painters and craft vendors who would like to provide their own table to display artwork.

  • Social News; April 23

    THE WOMEN’S GUILD OF EVANGELICAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST will meet at 5 p.m. Monday, April 27, in the fellowship hall. The nominating committee will present a slate of officers for the upcoming elections. Everyone is invited to attend and refreshments will be served.


    ROSETTA ROBERTS entertained her euchre club at her home in Tell City Tuesday, April 14. Winners were Judy Schultz, Wanda Kemp, Linda Curtner and Deanna Rudolph.


  • Local sightseer invites fellow travelers to join in summer South Dakota trip

    TELL CITY – Area resident Pam Bolen loves taking vacations and taking friends to new places.

    “I have taken people to new destinations for many years and I love it,” she said. This summer, Bolen plans to visit by bus with Diamond Tours, Mount Rushmore, the Badlands and the Black Hills of South Dakota.

    Bolen invites others in the community to join her on these upcoming adventures, believing “the more, the merrier” is indeed true, especially where travel is concerned.

  • St. Boniface fundraiser 5K set for Sunday, May 17

    FULDA – Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda will host a fundraiser 5K run-walk Sunday, May 17. 

    The race will begin at 8 a.m. at the St. Boniface Parish Center. Pre-registration is $15 per person now through May 16 and $20 per person on race day. Registration forms are available online at www.sbfulda.org.

    For more information, call Kasey Wagner at (812) 719-1471. Proceeds will support the ongoing care and preservation of historic St. Boniface Catholic Church, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

  • Kiwanis BBQ, Coke sales to benefit youth projects

    TELL CITY – Are you planning a barbecue over Memorial Day weekend? If so, the Tell City Kiwanis Club wants to help.

    Tell City Kiwanians are taking orders for their Hog Daddy Days Barbecue and Coca-Cola fundraisers.

    Barbecue prepared by Bill and Dave’s Smokin’ Pit and any of 44 Coke products may be ordered from any Kiwanian or by calling one the following project chairpersons listed below.

  • Community Events; April 23

    PCMH Auxiliary to hold yard sale Friday, Saturday


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual yard sale Friday and Saturday, April 24-25, at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939. Hours will be from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. to noon Saturday. Auxiliary members can bring items in Thursday, April 23 for pricing from 1-5 p.m.


    Leopold yard sales this weekend


  • Community Events; April 20

    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.


    Leopold yard sales this weekend


  • Social News; April 20

    THE ST. MICHAEL ST. ANN SOCIETY will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, April 20 (today), 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.


    THE TELL CITY CLASS OF 1971 will gather at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at Fiesta Grande in Tell City. All classmates are welcome to attend.


  • 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.

  • American Colloid’s annual Run for Your Mother 5K set for 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.