Features http://www.perrycountynews.com/features/todaysfeatures en Building the perfect word http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/building-perfect-word <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/scrabble_night.jpg" alt=" Teams gathered at the Evangelical United Church of Christ in Tell City last Tuesday and put their quick-thinking knowledge of the English language to the test during a Scrabble night fundraiser. During the evening event, teams played a round-robin style tourney with each match consisting of three 30-minute games. Money raised at the event went to the local Habitat for Humanity as the agency works toward building its next home for a resident in need. Pictured, Sheila Yelland, places her word on the board as Kim Zellers keeps score." title=" Teams gathered at the Evangelical United Church of Christ in Tell City last Tuesday and put their quick-thinking knowledge of the English language to the test during a Scrabble night fundraiser. During the evening event, teams played a round-robin style tourney with each match consisting of three 30-minute games. Money raised at the event went to the local Habitat for Humanity as the agency works toward building its next home for a resident in need. Pictured, Sheila Yelland, places her word on the board as Kim Zellers keeps score." align="left" hspace="6" /> Fenn-Greenberg http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/fenn-greenberg-0 <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/wedding_fenn-greenberg.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Amanda Fenn and Nate Greenberg were married Oct. 22, 2016, in a sunny outdoor ceremony in Gull Lake Park in June Lake, Calif.</p> <p> The bride is the daughter of Mark and Rebecca Fenn of Tell City. The groom is the son of Phil and Jan Greenberg of San Clemente, Calif.</p> Hagedorn-Dantuma http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/hagedorn-dantuma <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/weddinghagedorncolored.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="120" height="85" /><p> Tina Hagedorn and Bradd Dantuma were married in a 2 p.m. double-ring ceremony Nov. 5, 2016, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City. The bride is the daughter of Albert and Becky Hagedorn of rural Tell City and the groom is the son of Robert and Alexandra Dantuma of Kentwood, Mich.</p> <p> Father Dennis Duvelius officiated the ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father.</p> <p> There were three matrons of honor. Friends of the couple Stacey Guillaume of Leopold, Amanda Guthrie of Evansville and Jenny Schu of Fort Branch.</p> Celebration of life service for Scott planned http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/celebration-life-service-scott-planned <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/scott_sue.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="48" height="85" /><p> TELL CITY &ndash; A celebration of the life and ministry of Sue Scott will be held at Evangelical United Church of Christ sanctuary in Tell City on Tuesday, Feb. 14, at noon. The public is invited to gather in prayer, remembrance and song to celebrate Sue Scott, wife of former EUCC minister Don Scott. The Scotts served EUCC and the community for eight years from 1985 to 1993.</p> Priest, drama professor, Lincoln playwright dies http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/priest-drama-professor-lincoln-playwright-dies <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/barnes_gavin.jpg" alt="BARNES" title="BARNES" align="left" hspace="6" width="43" height="85" /><p> ST. MEINRAD &ndash; A Benedictine monk whose life&rsquo;s work earned him the Spencer County Arts Award, died Monday night at the age of 89.</p> <p> The Rev. Gavin Barnes, was a jubilarian both of profession and priesthood. He was born in Bedford, on Nov. 15, 1927, to John Dewey and Helen (Krebs) Barnes, and was given the name John Dewey Jr. at his baptism. In 1941, he entered Saint Meinrad High School.</p> Donald and Mary Kelly http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/donald-and-mary-kelly <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/anniv_kelly.jpg" alt="Donald and Mary Kelly will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn. They were married Feb. 4, 1967, at St. Mark’s Catholic Church. They have five children, Denise Burns of Lamar, Glenn Kelly of Tell City, Jonathan Kelly of St. Croix, Kara Lasher of St. Croix and Aron Kelly of Leopold. They have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Donald is retired from Century Aluminum. Mary is the former Mary Wheatley." title="Donald and Mary Kelly will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a trip to Gatlinburg, Tenn. They were married Feb. 4, 1967, at St. Mark’s Catholic Church. They have five children, Denise Burns of Lamar, Glenn Kelly of Tell City, Jonathan Kelly of St. Croix, Kara Lasher of St. Croix and Aron Kelly of Leopold. They have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Donald is retired from Century Aluminum. Mary is the former Mary Wheatley." align="left" hspace="6" /> Men’s Lenten breakfasts to begin March 4 http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/men%E2%80%99s-lenten-breakfasts-begin-march-4 <p> PERRY COUNTY &ndash; The Men&rsquo;s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County has finalized plans for its annual Lenten breakfasts. Cannelton United Church of Christ will host the first breakfast Saturday, March 4. The breakfasts will continue each Saturday morning throughout the Lenten season from 8 to 8:50 a.m.</p> <p> The change in start time was requested by the Perry County Clergy Association in an attempt to increase attendance. Donations will be accepted to cover the cost of the food.</p> Harpenau five generations http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/harpenau-five-generations <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/5generationsharpenau.jpg" alt="Pictured are five generations of the Harpenau family. Infant Waylon Franchville held by great-great-grandmother Evelyn Harpenau, mother Ariel Bland Franchville, great-grandfather Paul R. Harpenau and grandmother Michele Harpenau Bland." title="Pictured are five generations of the Harpenau family. Infant Waylon Franchville held by great-great-grandmother Evelyn Harpenau, mother Ariel Bland Franchville, great-grandfather Paul R. Harpenau and grandmother Michele Harpenau Bland." align="left" hspace="6" />