Coming Events

  • Annual Run for Your Mother 5K planned for May 10

    TROY – 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. 

  • The Fuse is Already Lit in concert April 25 at Cannelton Community Center

    CANNELTON – The city of Cannelton continues to draw well-known entertainers for concerts that are normally held in much larger communities.

    The Fuse is Already Lit, with Ricky Gunn, will be in concert Saturday, April 25, at the Cannelton Community Center. Activities are planned from 4 to 11 p.m. and the event is open to all ages.

    Born and raised outside of Columbus, Ga., Ricky Gunn grew up like many southern boys, spending his time fishing, hunting, chasing girls and speeding down dirt roads.

  • Children’s theater to offer drama workshops

    MARENGO – Peacock Children’s Theatre, a nonprofit southern Indiana regional theater primarily by and for children, will hold creative drama workshops at Hillview Christian Church, on Thursdays April 16, 23, 30, and May 7 from 6:30 to 8 PM.  PCT’s goal is to encourage reading and learning about theatre. 

  • Twilight Towers annual yard sale planned for Saturday, May 16

    TELL CITY – The Twilight Towers Tenant Council gathered March 18, with President Joyce Richardt opening the meeting.

    Celebrating March birthdays are Louis Kuntz, Sue Bullock, Vivien DuPont, Evelyn Snyder, Bryant Bolin, Ed Harpenau, Elsie Flamion, Herb Hawker, Louise Hay, Debbie Howell and Dan Miller.

    A tenant-only dinner will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, April 10. At 6 p.m., Ralph Reed will provide entertainment beginning at 6 p.m., along with a karaoke dance. The public is invited to attend the dance.

  • Jeep Poker Run slated for Sunday, April 26

    FULDA – Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda invites the community to a Jeep Poker Run Sunday, April 26.

    All vehicles are welcome, so shine up your Jeep, classic car or truck and meet at the St. Boniface Fulda Parish Center.

    Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. CDT, with the first vehicle out at 11 a.m.

    The cost is $10 per person; 16 and under are free. There will be food and prizes. Registration forms can be found on the church website at www.sbfulda.org.

  • 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.


  • 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


  • Free health-screenings by PCMH at Wal-Mart

    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital will offer free blood-pressure and glucose (sugar) screenings every Tuesday morning from 8:30 to 10 a.m. inside the Tell City Wal-Mart. Fasting for two hours is recommended, eight hours is preferred. You may drink water, black coffee and take your medications. No reservations are required. For more information, contact Caryn Weiss RN at (812) 547-0125 or email cweiss@pchospital.org.

  • Community Events; April 13

    Derby Community Association to meet Wednesday


    DERBY – The Derby Community Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, at the Derby Firehouse.

    For more information, call Mary Holland at (812) 836-4403.


    VFW breakfast set for April 25


  • 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.