Coming Events

  • Perry County 4-H sponsoring pork chop dinner, live auction Nov. 7

    PERRY COUNTY – The community is invited to support Perry County 4-H while enjoying a fun evening at the Perry County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Nov. 7, at the annual pork chop dinner and live auction.

    Dinner is at 5 p.m., and the auction starts at 6. All proceeds are used for the 4-H program and keeps programs  and activities affordable and available to all youth.

  • Relay for Life rally scheduled for Nov. 16

    TELL CITY – Relay For Life of Perry County will hold its November Relay Rally at the Tell City Moose Lodge beginning at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16.

    The Relay For Life is open to everyone who wants to participate and help plan the annual Relay for Life. For more information, contact Teri James, community manager of Relay For Life at the American Cancer Society, at (812) 475-9486 or (812) 499-9476.

  • Holiday story times set for libraries

    PERRY COUNTY – Perry County Public Library’s autumn and holiday story times will begin on Monday, Nov. 9, and run through the week of Dec. 14, excluding the week of Thanksgiving. Kelli Wilgus is the new children’s assistant who will be presenting the baby-toddler and preschool story times. The baby-toddler story time is full, but there are openings for preschoolers, ages 3 to 6, on the following days and times: 

    Tuesday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m.

    Wednesday afternoons at the Cannelton Branch from 1 to 2 p.m.

  • Community Events; Oct. 26

    Troy Fire Department to host soup sale


    TROY – The Troy Fire Department annual fall soup sale will be Sunday, Nov. 1, at the Troy Fire House.

    Serving is set to begin at 11 a.m. Those wanting bulk soup are encouraged to take containers.


    VFW breakfast buffet Oct. 31


    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, at the post home.

  • Perry Childcare to host parents’ night out Friday

    TELL CITY – Perry Childcare will host a parents night out Friday, Oct. 30, from 6 p.m. to midnight.

    Children ages 6 weeks to 12 years will have a Halloween party, pizza and a Halloween movie at Perry Childcare at 1012 31st St. in Tell City.

    Those wishing to participate should make reservations within two days in advance and must fill out required paperwork.

    Perry childcare will host monthly parents night out events on the first Saturday of every month.

    For more information on activities, call Jennifer at (812) 566-1795.

  • Noted ag economist to speak at Nov. 9 Extension Night program

    LEOPOLD – Indiana’s summer flooding has reduced production for many farms, yet favorable weather in other states kept national production near record levels.

    These conditions have depressed grain prices and set up a difficult financial situation for Indiana farmers with their low yields and low prices.

    The program will examine strategies for farm families to cope with this difficult year. 

  • PCMH Auxiliary holiday bazaar set for Nov. 5

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 5.  There will be a luncheon, silent auction, crafts and baked goodies.

  • Community Events; Oct. 19

    Halloween party in Troy Sunday


    TROY – The annual Troy Fire Department Halloween kids party will be held Sunday, Oct. 25, at the Troy Fire House. Festivities begin at 4 p.m. and include games, treats, hay rides, an inflatable, and fire safety information.


    Shooting match at coon club Sunday


  • St. Isidore shooting match Sunday

    BRISTOW – The annual St. Isidore shooting match has been set for this Sunday, Oct. 18, at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Bristow.

    The ham and turkey shoot will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The closed match – beef and pork – will begin at 2:30 p.m. First choice is a half of beef.

    Lunch will be served beginning at 10:30 a.m. and will include homemade chili, hamburgers, homemade pie, coffee, soft drinks and bottled water. A country store, cake stand, splatter boards, pull tabs, children’s games and bingo will also be available.

  • Community Events; Oct. 15

    Legion unit 213 to meet Oct. 21


    TELL CITY – American Legion Auxiliary Unit 213 will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, at the Post Home in Tell City. Shelley Howland will preside and encourages all members and prospective members to attend.


    Troy Fire Department to host soup sale


    TROY – The Troy Fire Department annual fall soup sale will be Sunday, Nov. 1, at the Troy Fire House.