Features http://www.perrycountynews.com/features/todaysfeatures en The story of Tell City’s whistle concert http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/story-tell-city%E2%80%99s-whistle-concert <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/whistle.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Story By Kathy Finley</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Aug. 1, 1960, was a famous day in Tell City. The AP and the UPI wire services sent out a story and it was published all over the United States in far-distant cities.</p> <p> The army&rsquo;s official publication, &ldquo;The Stars and Stripes,&rdquo; carried a lengthy article that was read by servicemen, including those serving in Korea and Cambodia.&nbsp;</p> Wilson-Reed http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/wilson-reed-0 <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/wedding-reed.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Erica Wilson and Austin Reed were wed in an Oct. 14, 2017, at Blue Heron Winery. The 2 p.m. ceremony was officiated by Joel Grigsby.</p> <p> The bride was given in marriage by her parents, Jim and Lisa Wilson.</p> <p> Austin is the son of Ray and Amy Reed.</p> Gospel singer Cheri Taylor Christmas concert Dec. 9 http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/gospel-singer-cheri-taylor-christmas-concert-dec-9 <p> SANTA CLAUS &ndash; Everyone is cordially invited to enjoy a special night of Christmas music with Cheri Taylor, Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at Mount Zion Christian Church in Santa Claus.</p> <p> The church is located approximately one mile southeast of Holiday World on Old State Road 245. Turn west off the new State Road 245 onto old State Road 245 and follow the road up to the little white church on the hill.</p> <p> Taylor is a local lady well known&nbsp; her beautiful gospel singing and witness.</p> St. Michael Church’s raffle winners http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/st-michael-church%E2%80%99s-raffle-winners <p> CANNELTON &ndash; St. Michael Church would like to announce winners of its annual turkey bingo raffle held Sunday, Nov. 19. A special thanks to everyone who donated raffle prizes and purchased tickets. This is the church&rsquo;s main fundraiser for the year and parishioners appreciate all support.</p> <p> Prizes, donors and winners are as follows:</p> Clark Wayne Labhart http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/clark-wayne-labhart <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/birth_labhart.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Morgan and Natalie Labhart of Newburgh welcome home a son, Clark Wayne Labhart, who was born Oct. 1, 2017, at Deaconess Women&rsquo;s Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds 10 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long.</p> <p> Maternal grandparents are the late Kathleen and Paul Clark of Newburgh. Paternal grandparents are Kenneth and Betty Labhart of Rono.</p> <p> The mother is the former Natalie Clark.</p> Roccia-McBride http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/roccia-mcbride <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/eng._roccia-mcbride.jpg" alt="JEFF McBRIDE and SARAH ROCCIA" title="JEFF McBRIDE and SARAH ROCCIA" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Randy and Rachel Roccia are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Lynn Roccia, 28, of Peru, to Jeffrey Wayne McBride, 28, the son of Jerry and Linda McBride of Yorktown. Sarah is a graduate of Tell City High School, and graduated magna cum laude from Indiana State University. She is currently in her fifth year as the band-choir director at North Miami Community Schools in Denver, Indiana.</p> Church News; Nov. 30 http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/church-news-nov-30 <p align="center"> <strong>Lutheran bazaar Saturday</strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> EVANSTON &ndash; The annual Christmas Bazaar at St. John&rsquo;s Lutheran Church near Evanston, located one-half mile west of New Boston, is scheduled for Saturday Dec. 2, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.</p> <p> Homemade candy, apple dumplings, cheeseballs, and turnip slaw will be available, as well as baked goods, including springerles. From 6 to 9 a.m., breakfast will be served. Lunch will be served from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> Advent penance service, Christmas and New Year Mass schedules http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/advent-penance-service-christmas-and-new-year-mass-schedules <p> Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda, and St. Meinrad Catholic Church announce Advent Penance Service, Christmas and new Mass times.</p> <p> Wednesday, Dec. 6 &ndash; 6:30 p.m., Advent Parish Penance Service; St. Meinrad Catholic Church</p> <p> Sunday, Dec. 24 &ndash; 3:30 p.m., Mass for the Nativity of the Lord, St. Meinrad Catholic Church; 10 p.m., Mass for the Nativity of the Lord, St. Meinrad Catholic Church</p> <p> Monday, Dec. 25 &ndash; Midnight, Mass of the Nativity of the Lord (Midnight Mass), Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church</p>