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Coming Events

  • Belle of Cincinnati visiting Oct. 23

    TELL CITY – The Belle of Cincinnati will travel downstream in October and will make a stop in Tell City for a busy day of events.

    BB Riverboats sponsors a fall tour each year and the Belle of Cincinnati last stopped in Tell City in 2012.

    The craft will visit the city Sunday, Oct. 23. A brunch cruise is planned for the late morning, with boarding at 11 a.m. The cruise will begin at noon and will end at 2 p.m. A sightseeing cruise will board at 3 p.m. with the 90-minute cruise lasting from 3:30 to 5 p.m.

  • Tractor group to host fun days Oct. 1

    BRANCHVILLE – The Ohio Valley Tractor Association Fun Day will be Oct. 1 at the Branchville Clubhouse.

    Games will start at 1 p.m. Perry Central FFA will provide hamburgers during the day. A club supper will be served at 5 p.m. Guests are encouraged to take a covered dish.

  • Cannelton Heritage Fest Bed Race Oct. 8

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Heritage Fest Bed Race will take place Oct. 8, at 11 a.m. The entry fee for a team is $25 per team.

  • Cannelton to hold parade Oct. 2

    CANNELTON – The City of Cannelton is preparing a parade in celebration of Indiana’s Bicentennial. The parade is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 2, beginning at 2 p.m.

    Line-up will start at noon. The parade will start at the intersection of Indiana 66 and Old State Hwy 237, continue east to Washington Street, turn right at Washington and run to the floodwall.

  • Fall story time series kick off Sept. 19

    TELL CITY – Perry County Public Library announces Fall Storytime.  Fall Storytime will run Sept. 19 through Oct. 27, with programs at both the Tell City and Cannelton locations. Registration will begin Aug. 15. Register for storytime by calling the Tell City location at (812) 547-2661. Storytime programs are as follows:

    • Mondays from 10 to 10:30 a.m. at Tell City branch for children from birth to 2 years old

    • Tuesdays from 6 to 7 p.m. at Tell City branch for children 3 years old to 6 years old

  • Womens conference coming in October

    FERDINAND – Registration is now open for the Women of the Church national conference, to be held Oct. 7-9, in Ferdinand.

    Responding to Pope Francis’ call for “a more incisive female presence” in the Church, two Indiana Benedictine institutions are co-hosting “Women of the Church: Strength of the Past. Hope for Tomorrow. A Catholic Leadership Conference.”

  • St. Marks marksmen take aim

    The St. Marks Catholic Church shooting match and picnic will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the church. The ham shoot begins at 10:30 a.m. with a closed match at 2:30 p.m. First choice will be a $600 beef box. There will be chili, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, bratwurst, homemade pies, games for children and adults, bingo, quilts and country-store items. A main raffle will offer more than $6,000 in prizes. The Rev. Dennis Duvelius and parishioners extend an invitation to everyone to attend.

  • City Hall Park concert Saturday

    PERRY COUNTY – Meal tickets for a farm-to-table dinner that will seat guests on the middle of Tell City’s Main Street are sold out but there will still be plenty to see and do on the evening of Saturday, Sept. 24, including a concert by a leading regional Christian musical group.

  • Church News; Sept. 15

    Blessing of the Animals event Oct. 2 at EUCC

     

    TELL CITY – The third annual blessing of the animals event will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at Evangelical United Church of Christ in Tell City. Everyone is invited to take their pets, leashed or otherwise contained, for a blessing. Beverages and snacks, for people and pets, will be provided. The church is located at 802 10th St. in Tell City.

     

    St. Meinrad hosting fall picnic Sunday

     

  • Chrisney Fall Fest kicks off today

    CHRISNEY – The Town of Chrisney is set to add another fall festival to the local schedule of events with the inauguration of the first annual Chrisney Fall Fest beginning Thursday (Today) and continuing through Saturday, Sept. 15 to 17, at the town park.

    The new annual tradition builds on the success of Chrisney’s sesquicentennial celebration last year, and event organizers hope to make Chrisney a destination for revelers for many years to come. A schedule of events has been released detailing all the attractions to come.