.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Coming Events

  • Leopold barbecue cook-off Sept. 17

    LEOPOLD – The Leopold Park Association will host a backyard barbecue competition Saturday, Sept. 17 at Leopold Park.
    Grillers will have a choice of chicken or pork. Everyone is welcome to participate. A list of rules for the competition can be obtained by calling 719-8950.
    Music by Sweetwater will start at 4 p.m.
     

  • Coin club sponsoring coin show Sept. 24

    TELL CITY – The River Cities Coin Club will host its fifth annual Fall Coin Show at the Perry County 4-H Fairgrounds in Tell City, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 24.
    Coin dealers expected are from Kentucky and Indiana. Dealers will be displaying U.S. and world coins and currency for sale and trade. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Admission is free.

  • Community Events, Aug. 25

    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 life styles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    Beta Sigma Phi members to meet
    TELL CITY – Mu Gamma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 6 p.m. at Reynards in Tell City for beginning day.
    Discussion for activities for next year will be held.

  • Benefit men’s softball tourney Sept. 3

    MARENGO – A benefit men’s softball tourney for Cindy and Keith Cummings will be held Sept. 3 beginning at 9 a.m. EDT at Marengo Legion Park.
    There is a three-game guarantee for all teams with a blind draw for teams. Cost is $100 per team.
    Other activities for the day will include skills challenges, a home-run derby, a bake sale and a silent auction. The auction will conclude at 6 p.m. Concessions will be available during the day.

  • Jeep poker run to be held in Mariah Hill

    MARIAH HILL – The fifth annual Jeep poker run will be held at the Chateau in Mariah Hill Sept. 11.
    The route will start and end at the Chateau in Mariah Hill. First Jeeps out will leave between noon and 12:30 p.m. EDT.
    Money will be given away for the best poker hand and half pot.
    All money raised will be donated to the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center.
    T-shirts can be purchased the day of run for $12, Double extra large will cost $15. Jeep poker run wristbands are available now for $2 for one or three bands for $5.

  • Memorial poker run Sept. 10

    TELL CITY – The John Williams Memorial Poker Run will be held at Braunies Bar, 318 Main Street, Tell City Saturday, Sept. 10 with a rain date of Sept 11. Registration is from 9 to 11 a.m. All bikes will head out at 11. All bikes in will need to be in at 4:30 p.m. 
    Cost is $10 per hand and $15 for double. Meal, door prizes and a half pot will also be available. All vehicles are welcome. Contact Joe at 547-8803 or 719-0176 for more information. All proceeds go to the John Williams Memorial Scholarship of the Perry County Community Foundation.

  • Community Events, Aug. 22

    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.

  • Horseman’s club fun show set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Horseman’s Club will host a fun horse show and benefit at 5 p.m. Saturday at the club, located on Summer Road north of Tell City.
    Follow the signs approximately 5 miles north on Indiana 37 to reach the club.
    There will be games for all ages, providing fun for all participants and spectators. There will be some bleacher seating available but lawn chairs are recommended.

  • Financial Peace classes start Sunday

     TELL CITY – Nearly one and a half million families have been able to change their financial situation through Financial Peace University, the 13-week course taught by Dave Ramsey on DVD.
    FPU teaches families and individuals common-sense principles like how to make a plan with their money so they are able to free themselves of debt and build lasting wealth. FPU is available for churches, military, nonprofit agencies and businesses.

  • Retirement party for Bill Feldpausch

    TELL CITY – Bill Feldpausch, who has been cutting hair in the area for more than 60 years, will be laying down his clippers.
    A retirement celebration will be held for Feldpausch from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Harpenau Insurance Agency parking lot in Tell City.
    The public is invited and encouraged to attend to say thanks and to share stories. Food and soft drinks will be provided.