Features http://www.perrycountynews.com/features/todaysfeatures en Eagles among us http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/eagles-among-us <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/eagle_1.jpg" alt="Local photographer Misty Dawn captured these photos of this Perry County bald eagle feasting on the carcass of a dead animal. Once seldom if ever seen, bald eagles continue to make a major comeback in the state. Nesting sites are reported each year in the county. " title="Local photographer Misty Dawn captured these photos of this Perry County bald eagle feasting on the carcass of a dead animal. Once seldom if ever seen, bald eagles continue to make a major comeback in the state. Nesting sites are reported each year in the county. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Game Day menus that score big http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/game-day-menus-score-big <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/big_game_menu_wings.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="85" height="85" /><p> Even if your team isn&rsquo;t playing in the big game, you can still come out a winner with a tasty viewing party recipe. Plan your menu ahead of time so you can be confident you&rsquo;ll score big with a spread that leaves guests cheering long after the game has ended.</p> <p> These tips will help you get started with a lineup that gets your guests&rsquo; taste buds running into overtime:</p> United Way of Perry County opens 2016 grant cycle http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/united-way-perry-county-opens-2016-grant-cycle <p> PERRY COUNTY &ndash; Health and human service organizations are invited to apply for funding from the United Way of Perry County through March 4. Grant applications are available on United Way of Perry County&rsquo;s website at www.unitedwayperryco.org/grantmaking.</p> <p> This year, the United Way of Perry County will distribute more than $74,000 in funds to area health and human service organizations to fund projects focused on education, health, financial stability and emergency assistance.&nbsp;</p> Ivy Tech to offer welding course beginning in February http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/ivy-tech-offer-welding-course-beginning-february <p> TELL CITY &ndash; Ivy Tech will hold an American Welding Society certification preparation course on Saturdays from Feb. 6 to April 9.</p> <p> The class will take place from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., which includes 30 minutes for lunch, at the Tell City campus.</p> <p> The course includes over 80 hours of hands-on welding preparation training in shielded metal arc welding.</p> Southern Indiana Power accepting grant applications http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/southern-indiana-power-accepting-grant-applications-0 <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/oproundupaging.jpg" alt="Many Southern Indiana Power members have been actively participating in the Operation Round Up program, which allows their bills to be rounded up to the next whole dollar. The money generated from this program is given back to the community. Several non-profit community-based organizations received funding last fall. Pictured above, Jeni Albin and several others from Perry County Council on Aging, Inc. accepted $2,000 to be used for vehicle maintenance. " title="Many Southern Indiana Power members have been actively participating in the Operation Round Up program, which allows their bills to be rounded up to the next whole dollar. The money generated from this program is given back to the community. Several non-profit community-based organizations received funding last fall. Pictured above, Jeni Albin and several others from Perry County Council on Aging, Inc. accepted $2,000 to be used for vehicle maintenance. " align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> TELL CITY &ndash; Southern Indiana Power announced its Operation Round Up board of trustees will accept applications through Feb. 16, with disbursement in March.&nbsp;</p> <p> Applications are available in the Southern Indiana Power office and on our website at www.sinpwr.com.&nbsp; Simply click on the &ldquo;Forms&rdquo; tab and then the &ldquo;Operation Round Up&rdquo; application link.&nbsp; Due to the possible volume there will be no blank applications mailed.&nbsp;</p> Father Tom Richstatter to present four Lenten talks at St. Paul’s http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/father-tom-richstatter-present-four-lenten-talks-st-paul%E2%80%99s <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/richstatter_tom.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> TELL CITY &ndash; St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City will host a series of four Lenten talks by the Rev. Thomas Richstatter OFM. The series is titled, Being Catholic in the Direction Pope Francis is Leading. The first talk is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 16, with future presentations scheduled for Feb. 23, March 8 and March 15. All will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Paul Parish Hall.</p> Rory Freeman Chann http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/rory-freeman-chann <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/birth_chann.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Wendy Freeman-Chann and Mike Chann announce the birth of their son, Rory Freeman Chann. He was born Jan. 29, 2016, in Tucker, Ga.</p> <p> Rory weighed 8 pounds and 2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.</p> <p> Maternal grandparents are Linda and Tom Freeman of Tell City. Paternal grandparents are Karen and Nick Chann of Franklin, Ky., and Diane Hill from Kingston, N.C.</p> <p> Maternal great-grandparents are Evelyn and Leonard Goffinet of rural Perry County and Verna and Norman Freeman of Tell City. Paternal great-grandmother is Layane Hill of Kingston, N.C.</p> Evelynn Mae Glenn http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/evelynn-mae-glenn <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/birth_glenn.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Stephanie and Matt Glenn, of Cannelton, announce the birth of their daughter Evelynn Mae Glenn. She was born April 17, 2015, at 4:49 a.m. at Deaconess Women&rsquo;s Hospital in Evansville. She weighed 9 pounds and 5 ounces and was 20 &frac12; inches long.</p> <p> Maternal grandparents are David Bosley of Tell City and Joan and Brian Lasher of Rockport.</p> <p> Paternal grandparents are Kathy and Harold Lee Glenn of Cannelton.</p> <p> Great-grandparents are Ovalee and Dorothy LaGrange of Tell City and Iola Lasher of Leopold.</p>