Coming Events

  • Coming Events

    Troy Fire Department soup sale set for Nov. 2

    TROY – The Troy Fire Department annual fall soup sale will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at the Troy Firehouse. Guests are asked to take their own gallon-sized containers.

    Moose ‘famous’ soup Nov. 8

    TELL CITY – Tell City Moose Lodge 1424 will offer its “famous” soup and chicken dinners beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Moose Lodge on Dauby Lane in Tell City.

  • Coming Events

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    First United Methodist plans Trunks of Treats Oct. 31

    TELL CITY – Halloween will soon be upon us and members of First United Methodist Church have planned the annual Trunks of Treats from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31.

  • Community Events; Oct. 23


    60s, 70s dance, supper Friday


    TELL CITY – The William Tell Center will host a 60s and 70s dance and chili supper Friday, Oct. 24 at the center. A chili and pie supper will begin at 6 p.m. and a dance will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. DJ Travis Powers of Princeton will spin music of the 60s and 70s.

    A $5 admission fee will include drinks. Donations will be accepted for the supper. The public is welcome for both. There will also be a regular Saturday-night dance with the 3 For All band.

  • Semper Fi 5K, 10K races set for Veterans Day


    CANNELTON – On Nov. 8, in honor of Veterans Day, the Perry County Marines, along with the Perry County Museum, will host a Semper Fi 5K and a Marine Tough 10K. Both runners and walkers are encouraged to participate.

    Registration for each race is $15 through Oct. 31 and $20 from Nov. 1 through 8. All runners and walkers will receive a T-shirt on the day of the race. Marine Tough 10K participants will receive honorary dog tags.

  • Hospital auxiliary plans annual holiday bazaar, luncheon


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual holiday bazaar from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6. There will also be a silent auction.

  • Halloween events planned throughout the area


    TELL CITY – With Halloween just several days away, many area groups will offer Halloween activities for kids and adults. Below is an updated listing of upcoming events in Perry and Spencer counties.

    The Troy Halloween kids party will start at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at the Troy Firehouse. Kids can enjoy games, treats, hay rides, inflatables and fire safety information.

  • Historical society plans fall trip


    TELL CITY – The Tell City Historical Society has announced its 2014 fall history trip. This year, the society will tour the Indiana Military Museum in Vincennes Saturday, Nov. 8. Note that the date has changed from that discussed during the last membership meeting.

    The group will depart from the Tell City Museum at 8:30 a.m. and will carpool so those not wanting to drive may still attend. Participants are asked to arrive by 8:15 a.m. for an accurate head count and to make transportation arrangements.

  • EMA, other groups hosting open house Sunday


    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Emergency Management Agency, Perry County Rescue Squad and Perry County Highway Department will host an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 at the Perry County Multipurpose building located at 17115 Indiana 37. This is also the location of the Perry County Highway Department.

    The Perry County Emergency Management Agency will provide tours and rescue and highway equipment will be on display. Refreshments will be provided.

  • Community Events; Oct. 20


    Alternative medicine talk Wednesday


    TELL CITY – Tell City Seventh-day Adventist Church will host a presentation on using hydrotherapy and charcoal therapy as alternative medicine from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at the church. The program is free to the public and will be presented by a registered nurse. The church is at 434 13th St .in Tell City.


    Landlording workshop at library Wednesday


  • Harvest carnival Sunday at St. John’s Lutheran


    EVANSTON – St. John’s Lutheran Church and SonShine Early Learning Ministry in Evanston will sponsor a Harvest Carnival from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26.

    Everyone is invited for free food, a bounce house, face painting, a cake-walk, trunk-or-treat and other activities. Individuals and businesses wishing to sponsor a trunk-or-treat or receive more information about the carnival should call SonShine at 547-9620.