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Coming Events

  • Farmers market workshop today

    TELL CITY – There will be a kickoff meeting and vendors workshop at 11:30 a.m. Monday for this year’s Tell City farmers market. The meeting will be held in the Tell City Depot, which will be the site for the 2014 market.

    The workshop is open to anyone interested in taking part in the farmers market. There will be a light lunch provided by the Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

  • Cannelton prekindergarten, kindergarten enrollment set for Wednesday

    CANNELTON – A pre-enrollment and registration schedule for prospective pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students for the 2014-15 school year will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 16.

    Parents or guardians of  prospective or currently enrolled students should visit the William Bennett Early Learning Center at 411 Washington Street in Cannelton.  

    Pre-kindergarten students must be 3 by Aug. 1 and toilet trained.
    To be eligible to enroll in kindergarten, a child must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.

  • Egg hunt planned at Oakwood Saturday

    TELL CITY – Oakwood Health Campus will host an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19.

    Ages birth to 3 will begin at 9:15 a.m.; ages 4 to 6 will begin at 9:30 a.m. and ages 7 to 10 will begin at 9:45 a.m.

    Contact Jennifer Coyle at 547-2333 for more information.

  • Social News

    AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 213 will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16 at the post home in Tell City. President Charlotte Lindauer will preside. All members are encouraged to attend

  • Social News

    AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 213 will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16 at the post home in Tell City. President Charlotte Lindauer will preside. All members are encouraged to attend

  • Rome Dogwood Festival April 27

    ROME – The Rome Dogwood Festival will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 27, at the old courthouse in Rome.

    Dinners of fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, bread, slaw, a homemade dessert and tea or lemonade will be available.

    A concession stand will also serve hamburgers, cheese-burgers, barbecue and sodas.

    The country store will have pies, cakes, bread, cookies and canned goods for sale.

  • Quilt Show opens Saturday at Lincoln Boyhood

    LINCOLN CITY – From Saturday, April 12 to May 11, visitors to the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial will have an opportunity to view quilts on display in the Nancy Hanks Lincoln Hall.

    In the 1800s, when the Lincoln family lived in this area, quilts were often made out of necessity for the sole purpose of keeping warm.

    Sewing and needlework were the basis of a girl’s education and were fundamental skills for being a wife and mother. The legacy and art of quilting was passed down from generation to generation.

  • Community Events

    Sommer benefit April 12

    TELL CITY – Family and friends of the late Urban Sommer will hold a benefit in his memory Saturday, April 12, at the Indiana Realty and Auction Co. There is no cover charge for this event. Pre-purchased chicken dinners will be available for pickup at 11 a.m. and can also be delivered if requested. Drive-up dinners will be available starting at noon. A cornhole tourney will also start at noon. To enter, contact Carl Sommer at 719-7791.

  • Social News

    AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 213 will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 16 at the post home in Tell City. President Charlotte Lindauer will preside. All members are encouraged to attend.

    MU GAMMA CHAPTER OF BETA SIGMA PHI will meet at 6 p.m. today at the Evangelical Church of Christ fellowship hall. Hostesses will be Susie Harpenau, Pam Krieg and Mary Hackel.

    THE CLASS OF 1966 GAL PAL LUNCH will be held at noon today at The Patio restaurant in Tell City.

  • 4-H Color Me Green walk-run April 13

    TELL CITY – Walkers and runners interested in healthy living and supporting 4-H are invited to participate in the 4-H Color Me Green Run-Walk at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 13 at Sunset Park in Tell City.
    People of all ages and abilities are welcome to run, walk or roll through the two-mile course.

    The first 50 people who register beginning at 2:30, will receive free T-shirts and sunglasses.