Today's Features

  • ST. MEINRAD – Opportunities for the sacrament of reconciliation will be available at Saint Meinrad Archabbey Saturdays and Sundays during the Easter season.

    Confession will be available at the chapel in the Archabbey Guest House on these days:

    Saturdays, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30; May 7 and 14, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

    Sundays April 3, 10, 17 and 24; May 1, 8 and 15, 8:15 to 9:15 a.m.

    The opportunities for confession are part of the observance of the Jubilee Year of Mercy, as designated by Pope Francis.

  • First United Methodist Easter Egg hunt Saturday at Schergens Center

    TELL CITY – Tell City First United Methodist Church will host its sixth annual Easter egg hunt Saturday, March 26, at 10 a.m., at the Schergens Center. Hot dogs, chips, drinks and desserts will be available for a free-will offering and all donations will go to a United Methodist Youth Home in Evansville. This event is for all children and families in the community as well as the county as a whole.

  • TELL CITY – Longtime Kiwanian, Louie Heitkemper was honored recently by Indiana District Kiwanis by being names Kiwanian of the Year for his recruiting efforts and successes. This was during the tenure of Indiana Kiwanis Governor Vanessa McCIary.

    During the year, Heitkemper recruited 26 new members and helped to retain others. Governor McCIary indicated, “This is a one of a kind award and Heitkemper is the only member in Indiana to receive it.”

  • Kimberly and Jeremy Yackle of Corydon announce the birth of their son, Joseph Wayne Yackle. He was born Feb. 18, 2016, at 6:33 a.m. at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.

    Joseph weighed 7 pounds, 4.5 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    He was welcomed home by sister Kara Jo.

    Paternal grandparents are Gerald and Barbara Yackle of Tell City. Maternal grandparents are Jo Ann and Ray Saylor of Depauw and David Spieth of High Point, N.C.

    Maternal great-grandmother is Jean Weber of Clayton.

  • Perry County native Jennifer Niswonger has seen a considerable amount of local success as an artist at only 24 years old, and it’s not just the quality of her paintings, but the content, that has garnered attention.

    When Niswonger begins the process of a new painting, she does so in a way that is not common among her colleagues.

    She will begin with a vague idea and take photos of her intended subject. That subject often changes once she begins seeing the images outside of her mind, though.

  • Holy Week service schedule EUCC

    TELL CITY – Evangelical United Church of Christ will hold four special services to celebrate Holy Week.

    A Palm Sunday Service will be held March 20, at 10 a.m. in fellowship hall. A Maundy Thursday Service will be held Thursday, March 24, in the sanctuary at 7 p.m.


    Good Friday service will take place in the sanctuary March 25, at 7 p.m.

  • Tracy Rager and Jason Lindsey, both of French Lick announce their wedding March 12, 2016. The ceremony was held at 4 p.m. at the Lindsey family’s home and was officiated be Charles “Chuck” Crews.

    The Maid of Honor was Sarah Olberding of Tell City. The Best Man was Charles “Chuck” Gerron of French Lick.

    The flower girl was Maria Faith Lindsey and the ring bearer was Larry Lindsey.

  • Sarah Stetter of St. Anthony and Todd Gehlhausen of Bristow were married Oct. 3, 2015, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Schnellville. The 1 p.m. ceremony was officiated by Father Tim Tenbarge.

    The matron of honor was Andrea Welp, sister of the bride, of St. Anthony.

  • ST. MEINRAD – The Holy Week and Easter schedule for Saint Meinrad Archabbey has been set. The public is invited to join the Benedictine monks for these services in the Archabbey Church. All times are Central time.

    • Palm Sunday, March 20, 9:15 a.m., blessing and procession with palms, followed by Mass; 5 p.m.         Vespers

     • Holy Thursday, March 24, 5 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper; no Vespers