Coming Events

  • Community Events

    Little Pigeon Baptist gospel sing May 17

    LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church in Lamar will hold a meal and gospel sing Saturday, May 17 at the church. The meal will be served at 6 p.m. and singing by “The Woodsmen” will begin at 7 p.m. All are invited and welcome.

    Riverfest planning meeting Wednesday

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    Yoga in the Park Saturday
    TELL CITY – EverBody’s Fun and Fitness Center will hold Yoga in the Park at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 10 at Sunset Park. Instructor Jennifer Land will lead the class.

    Mats will be provided to those who need them. The class is free but donations will be accepted.

  • Lace up the running shoes for Mother’s Day 5K

    TELL CITY – The Run For Your Mother 5K run-walk will be held at 8 a.m. Sunday in front of the Depot.

    Participants will run or walk in honor of their mothers for this Mother’s Day event.

    An ad in the Perry County News following the event will state participants’ names followed by the phrase “ran for his or her mother.”  

    All participants will receive T-shirts with the “Run For Your Mother” logo.

  • Social News

    ­THE DAUGHTERS OF ISABELLA will host a mother-daughter-friend carry-in dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, in the St. Paul Catholic Church parish hall. All members are asked to take a covered dish.

  • Kids Fishing Derby set for May 17

    TELL CITY – If you’re a kid who likes to fish, or know a kid who might, the Hoosier National Forest invites you to the 19th annual Kids Fishing Derby Saturday, May 17.

    The event is free and will be open to all children ages 15 and under.
    This event will be held at German Ridge Pond, located within the German Ridge Recreation Area off State Road 66.

    Parking will be available within the campground or day-use area.

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    Class of ‘69 reunion planning Tuesday
    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central Class of 1969 will hold a reunion planning meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 at Marcy’s in Leopold. Those wishing to help plan the reunion are encouraged to attend.

    Bingo at Legion today
    CANNELTON – In addition to its regular Friday-night bingo, the Legion will host an additional Monday-night bingo May 5, 12 and 19, starting at 6 p.m.  

    Ladies evening Friday at DCBC

  • Social News

    THE DAUGHTERS OF ISABELLA will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, in the St. Paul Catholic Church parish hall. The committee for refreshments will be Dorothy Gobel, Mary Rita Goffinet, Lois Froehlich, Lorna Garrett and Cyrina Goffinet. Members unable to attend should call in their volunteer hours to Mary at 547-4847 or Becky at 836-2805.

    THE TCHS CLASS OF 1966 GAL PAL LUNCH will be held at noon Thursday, May 8, at The Patio restaurant in Tell City.

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    Moose Lodge to sell barbecue dinners Friday
    TELL CITY – Tell City Moose Lodge 1424 will sell barbecued-chicken and pork-chop dinners Friday, May 2, beginning at 3:30 p.m. at 12th and Tell streets.

    Dinners will include half a chicken or a 1¼-inch thick pork-chop with creek-fried potatoes and green beans. Cost is $8 a plate.

    William Tell Center sale Friday
    TELL CITY – An indoor garage sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday May 2. Biscuits and gravy and coffee will be available.

  • Breakfast, bake sale and quilt raffle also planned

    TELL CITY – The Twilight Towers Tenant Council met April 16 with President Joyce Richardt presiding.

    April birthdays were Ruth Loney, Enid Kessner, Charlotte Ward, Donny Stein, Leroy VanWinkle, Grover Gray, Leoma Welsh, Helen Stiles, Annie Tate, Marty Oberhausen, Peg Hawhee, Elizabeth Simpson, Rose Zeiglegruber and Anna Applegate.

    There will be no carry-in dinner for residents in May.

    A reminder was given about the annual yard sale Saturday, May 10, starting at 7 a.m. in the dining room at 1648 10th St.

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    Historical Society trivia today

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Historical Society invites everyone to join them for Tell City trivia during their meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, April 28. Resident Bill Simpson plans to challenge attendees with questions about things they weren’t aware they needed to know about Tell City.

    Monday bingo at American Legion

    CANNELTON – In addition to its regular Friday-night bingo, the Legion will host an additional Monday-night bingo May 5, 12 and 19, starting at 6 p.m.