Coming Events

  • Democrats schedule Oct. 1 Jefferson-Jackson Dinner

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Democratic Central Committee will host its Jefferson-Jackson Dinner Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Tell City Knights of Columbus. The event will begin with cocktails at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7.

    Christina Hale, Democrat candidate for lieutenant governor, will be the keynote speaker. Other speakers will be Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz, Lorenzo Arredondo, candidate for state attorney general, Larry Kleeman, candidate for state representative, District 74 and John Zody, chairman of the Indiana Democratic Party.

  • Community Events; Sept. 19

    Tractor group to meet Sept. 22


    BRANCHVILLE – The Ohio Valley Tractor Association will hold its next meeting September 22, at 7 p.m. at the Branchville Clubhouse.


    VFW serving breakfast Sept. 24


    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the post home.

    Scrambled eggs will be served or diners can get eggs made to order.

  • 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.

  • Celebration of Courage Brunch scheduled for Oct. 1

    JASPER – The cause is extremely important. And a good time is practically guaranteed.

    On Saturday, Oct. 1, Crisis Connection Inc. will host a Celebration of Courage Brunch and Silent Auction at Sultan’s Run in Jasper. Doors open at 9 a.m. CDT. Chef Tim Flick will cater and attendees will enjoy his “fare with flair” would be an understatement. The meal alone is well worth the cost of admission.

    While the issue of domestic and sexual violence is serious, this special morning will be dedicated to fun for brunch goers.

  • Pet Appreciation Week underway; activities planned through Sept. 18

    TELL CITY – If you’re a proud pet owner or would like to be, mark your calendars for Saturday, Sept. 17 when the Tractor Supply Co. store in Tell City will celebrate your furry friends for Pet Appreciation Week’s Main Event.

    The main event will include pet adoptions with community groups, product samples and giveaways, drawings for gift cards, and other family friendly activities.

    In addition, deals on pet products, from food and treats to toys and crates, will be featured from Sept. 14 to 18.

  • Registration open for national Women of the Church conference

    ST. MEINRAD – The deadline to register for the Women of the Church national conference, to be held Oct. 7-9 in Ferdinand, is nearing. Participants must register by Monday, Sept. 26.

  • Local wineries offering free tastings during Jazz, Big Band performance at the Lincoln Amphitheatre

    LINCOLN CITY – The seven southern Indiana wineries that comprise the Hoosier Wine Trail (River City, Indian Creek, Scout Mountain, Blue Heron, Monkey Hollow, Pepper’s Ridge and Mystique Winery) will hold a free wine tasting event beginning at 4:30 p.m. and lasting through the performance of Big Band and jazz classics by the Cool City Band, beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24.

  • Community Events; Sept. 15

    Horsemen Club Euchre tourney to begin Oct. 8


    TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Horsemen Club will begin its winter season euchre tourney Oct. 8.

    Doors will open at 6 p.m., with play beginning at 7 p.m. Cost at the door will be $5, with 60 percent payback. Euchres are 25 cents each.

    Food and refreshments will be available in the kitchen, including chili, Merkley hot dogs, desserts, coffee and sodas.

    The club is located at 9470 Summer Road in Tell City.

  • K of C to sell dinners Saturday

    TELL CITY – Knights of Columbus will serve pulled pork dinners or sandwiches Sept. 10, starting 4 p.m. during Dragging Main.

    Also included in the dinner will be creek fries and coleslaw.