Today's Features

  • Even if your team isn’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’ll score big with a spread that leaves guests cheering long after the game has ended.

    These tips will help you get started with a lineup that gets your guests’ taste buds running into overtime:

  • PERRY COUNTY – 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’s website at www.unitedwayperryco.org/grantmaking.

    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. 

  • TELL CITY – Ivy Tech will hold an American Welding Society certification preparation course on Saturdays from Feb. 6 to April 9.

    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.

    The course includes over 80 hours of hands-on welding preparation training in shielded metal arc welding.

  • TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Power announced its Operation Round Up board of trustees will accept applications through Feb. 16, with disbursement in March. 

    Applications are available in the Southern Indiana Power office and on our website at www.sinpwr.com.  Simply click on the “Forms” tab and then the “Operation Round Up” application link.  Due to the possible volume there will be no blank applications mailed. 

  • TELL CITY – 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.

  • Wendy Freeman-Chann and Mike Chann announce the birth of their son, Rory Freeman Chann. He was born Jan. 29, 2016, in Tucker, Ga.

    Rory weighed 8 pounds and 2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.

    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.

    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.

  • 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’s Hospital in Evansville. She weighed 9 pounds and 5 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are David Bosley of Tell City and Joan and Brian Lasher of Rockport.

    Paternal grandparents are Kathy and Harold Lee Glenn of Cannelton.

    Great-grandparents are Ovalee and Dorothy LaGrange of Tell City and Iola Lasher of Leopold.

  • St. Paul Boy Scout Troop fish fry Friday


    TELL CITY – The Boy Scouts are sponsoring their annual fish fry Friday, Feb. 12, at the St. Paul Parish Hall. Serving will be from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Both dining-in and carry-outs will be available.

    Proceeds will go toward the boys’ summer camp and necessary equipment for that trip. This year’s plans are to go to a western Tennessee camp called Camp Mack Morris. Cost for the all-you-can-eat meal is $8 for adults and $5 for children ages 10 and younger.