Coming Events

  • Winter hiking series scheduled

    PERRY COUNTY – Several winter and early spring hikes are planned at various locations in Perry County. The first hike was held Dec. 9 and the next excursion is set for Saturday, Jan. 6.

    This year’s series of hiking experiences, with a new coordinator, Vince Gagliardi, is made possible under a partnership with the Perry County Parks and Recreation Department and the Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

  • Hospital offering free health screenings

    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital will offer a pair of free health screenings in St. Croix and Lamar. The first screening will be held Wednesday, March 14, at Circle S Mart on State Road 37 south of St. Croix and will include blood sugar and blood pressure checks as well as total cholesterol measurement.

    The screening will be offered from 8:30  to 10:30 a.m. A second screening offering the same services will be held Thursday, March 15 at Stein’s Garage Inc. in Lamar from 8 to 10 a.m. 

  • Businesses on display at bridal show Sunday

    HAWESVILLE, KY. – Hancock County will host its first bridal show, which will is expected to become an annual event. The show will be held on March 11 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Immaculate Conception Parish Hall at 115 Main St., Hawesville, Ky.

    Festivities will include door prizes, music, bridal gowns and tuxedo modeling, delicious food samples from caterers, and more. 

  • TC to raise curtain on ‘Just Another Day’
  • Community Events; Feb. 26

    Renaissance Class yard sale March 3


    TELL CITY – The Tell City Jr.-Sr. High School Renaissance class will hold its annual yard sale Saturday, March 3, from 6 a.m. to noon. It will be in the school’s auxiliary gym.

    Items for sale include, clothes for all ages, decorations and household goods, games and puzzles, books, furniture and many more miscellaneous items. Parking is available in the student parking lot off of Tell Street with entry through the student parking lot entrance. 


  • Archabbey Library exhibits feature miters and typefaces

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting two exhibits curated by Saint Meinrad monk Fr. Harry Hagan OSB.

     Both exhibits are on display through Aug. 31.

    The first exhibit features miters and other pieces used by bishops and abbots for the celebration of a pontifical Mass. Brother Kim Malloy OSB, the Archabbey sacristan, chose these examples from the treasury of the sacristy.

  • Band Boosters’ Easter Bazaar March 10

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Band Boosters will hold its annual Easter Bazaar and Silent Auction Saturday, March 10, at the Schergens Center. The vendor fair will run from 10 a.m. to  3 p.m., with the silent auction going 1 to 3 p.m.

    New this year, the group will be selling chicken dinners. Meals will be $8, served with half a chicken, slaw and creek fries. Service will start at 11 a.m. and continue until sold out.

    Also, pictures with the Easter Bunny will start at 10 a.m. and an Easter egg hunt for the kids will start at 11.

  • Community Events; Feb. 22

    VFW serving breakfast Saturday


    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at the post home. Scrambled eggs will be served or diners can get eggs made to order. Cost is $7, which includes tax. Carryout meals will be available. The public is invited.


    K of C brunch buffet March 11


  • Kessner, Hauenstein to share memories of Tell City history

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Historical Society will host its next meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at the museum, located at Ninth and Franklin streets.

    The program for this month’s meeting is “Dot and Friends,” with Dot Kessner and Al Hauenstein reminiscing about the early days of Tell City. A time will be set aside to ask them questions. There will also be copies of Al’s new book about the emigration of his ancestors to Indiana.

    The public is invited.

  • Purdue Extension offering training on home-based vendor laws

    TELL CITY – Thinking of selling produce, honey, or home-baked goods at a farmer’s market or from your kitchen? Not sure what laws apply to you? Purdue Extension has answers.

    Amanda Mosiman, Purdue Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources in Warrick County will speak on Indiana Home-Based Vendor Laws at the Purdue Extension Office in Perry County, located at 65 Park Ave. IN Tell City on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. CST.