Today's Features

  • Margaret (Maggie) Rose Lueken and Aaron Matthew Cochenour, together with their families, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Francis and Lou Ann Lueken of Ferdinand. She is a 2012 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in business management. Maggie is currently employed at the corporate office of MasterBrand Cabinets.

    The future groom is the son of Bob Cochenour of Lamar and Lisa Plummer of Santa Claus. 

  • Shawn Marie Gannon and Steven Russell Cassidy, both of Corydon, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Gannon of Elizabeth.

    The future groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Duane Cassidy of Tell City and the late Shawnetta Smith Cassidy.

    The wedding ceremony is set for 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Tunnel Hill Christian Church, located at 5105 Old Georgetown Road in Georgetown.

    A reception will follow the ceremony at the church activity center.

  • Chelsea Nicole Fella and Seth Michael LaGrange announce their upcoming wedding ceremony, planned for 1:30 p.m. CDT Saturday, Sept. 26, at Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church in Mariah Hill.

    Parents of the bride-to-be are Brad and Connie Fella of Santa Claus. Grandparents are Jerry and Pat Fella of Santa Claus and Bernida Jochim of Mariah Hill and the late Louis Jochim.

    The future groom’s parents are John and Stacey LaGrange of Santa Claus. His grandparents are Carrol and Brenda Goffinet of Tell City and Gene and Ann LaGrange of Mariah Hill.

  • OIL TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL classes of 1948 and 1949 will have a joint annual class reunion at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, at the patio Steak House in Tell City. All other graduates of OTHS are also welcome.


    THE ALLEN FAMILY REUNION will be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Birdseye Conservation Club. Arrive early and enjoy the day. Meal will be at noon. Remember the day has been changed to the third Saturday. Any questions can be phoned to Kenny Wright (812) 836-2036.


  • Sarah Ann Stetter of St. Anthony and Todd Lee Gehlhausen of Bristow announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Stan and Brenda Stetter of St. Anthony.

    The future groom is the son of Roch and Marlene Gehlhausen of Bristow.

    The wedding ceremony is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Schnellville.

    A reception will follow at the Ferdinand Community Center.

  • Bill and Judy Rhodes of Tell City will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 7, 2015.

    Mr. Rhodes and the former Judy Peak were wed Aug. 7, 1965, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City.

    They have a daughter, Missy (Rick) Rhodes Wilgus of Tell City and a grandson, Ross Wilgus.

    Bill is retired from Aleris in Lewisport, Ky. Judy was a waitress and hostess at the Patio Steak House in Tell City and at the Briar Patch in Owensboro, Ky.

  • PERRY COUNTY – Purdue Master Gardeners announce the August educational program for the public and master gardeners. “What You Need To Know About Beekeeping” will be presented by Debbie Seib of Mooresville.

    It will begin at 6 p.m. CDT Tuesday, Aug. 18, at the Spencer County 4-H Center in Chrisney, on Highway 70, about half of a mile west of U.S. 231 in Spencer County.

  • Logan and Paula Wooldridge of Evansville announce the birth of their son, Brant Perry.

    He was delivered at 3:26 p.m. June 3, 2015, at St. Mary’s Health System in Evansville.

    Brant weighed 8 pounds, 15.9 ounces and was 22 inches long.

    Mrs. Wooldridge is the former Paula Carver.

    Grandparents are Paul Carver and John and Shelia Bradley, all of Sebree, Ky., and Lynn and Martha Wooldridge of Tell City.

  • Jonathan and Jennifer Gonzalez of Fort Wayne announce the birth of their twin daughters, Blake Lauren and Cora Danielle.

    They were delivered at 6:33 p.m. April 7, 2015, at Parkview Women’s Hospital of Fort Wayne.

    Blake weighed 4.6 pounds and was 17 inches long.

    Cora weighed 5.13 pounds and was 19 inches long.

    Mrs. Gonzalez is the former Jennifer Simpson.

    Maternal grandparents are Brian and Susan Floyd and James and Kelli Simpson of Tell City.

    Paternal grandparents are Joel and Beth Gonzalez of Cannelton.