Today's Features

  • Christian ladies evening at DCBC
    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church will hold a Christian ladies evening called “Sharing a Cup of Love”  at 6 p.m. Friday, May 9, at the church. All ages are invited to attend for fun and fellowship. Guests should take a carry-in salad, dessert and a coffee cup to exchange.

    Freewill Baptist celebration Saturday, Sunday
    CANNELTON –  Cannelton Freewill Baptist Church will celebrate its 50th anniversary, Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4.

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  • April Ransom and Jamey Morris of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Aaryn Rene. She was delivered March 19, 2014, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.

    Aaryn weighed 4 pounds, 15 ounces and was 171/2  inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are James and Ruth Ransom of St. Croix.

    Paternal grandparents are the late Tom and Peggy Morris.

    Great-grandparent is Mary Lois Ransom of Branchville.

  • Seth and Jessica Adams announce the birth of their daughter, Georgia Grace. She was delivered March 27, 2014. She weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 1/2 inches long. Georgia has a brother, Kennedy, 8, and a sister, Harper, 2.

    Maternal grandparents are Larry and Edna Jones of Shelbyville. Paternal grandparents are Jim and Sharla Adams of Tell City.

  • Dr. Phillip and Laura Adams of Newburgh announce the birth of their son. Luke Daniel.

    He was born Feb. 28, 2014, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.

    Luke weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce and was 201/2  inches long.

    Luke has a sister, Emily, 2.

    Mrs. Adams is the former Laura Schaefer.

    Maternal grandparents are Jerry and Phyllis Schaefer of Tell City.

    Paternal grandparents are Steve and Cheryl Adams of Evansville.

  • George and Polly Baker of Rising Sun will celebrate their 70th anniversary from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Aberdeen Methodist Church in Bennington.

    The event will be hosted by their children, Ron Baker of Bennington, Reta Carter of Cannelton, Glenda Breeden of Spencer and Danny Baker of Carmel.

    Mr. Baker and the former Polly Smither were united in marriage May 25, 1944, in Rising Sun. The couple hasfour children, 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

  • Megan Frizzell and Jason Linne were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Oct. 26, 2013, at Blue Heron Winery near Rocky Point.

    The bride is the daughter of Gary and Cathy Frizzell of Tell City.

    The groom is the son of Teresa Linne of Tell City and the late Paul Linne.

    The bride was given away by her father in a ceremony officiated by Justin Dauby, friend of the couple.

    Stephanie Mayfield of Tell City, friend of the couple, was chosen as matron of honor.

    Michael Dowland of Tell City, friend of the couple, was best man.

  • FERDINAND – The next free movie to be shown by the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will be the extremely touching film Mary and Martha.

    It will be shown on Friday, April 25, at 1:30 p.m. EDT in St. Gertrude Hall at Monastery Immaculate Conception, 802 E. 10th St. in Ferdinand. Popcorn and lemonade will be provided. Participants can stay after the movie for a brief discussion of the film, which is being offered in partnership with the Ferdinand Library. Visitors are also free to walk the monastery grounds and see the monastery church.

  • TELL CITY – Community Christian Church will host a Diggles family concert Sunday evening, April 27, at 6 p.m.

    The Diggles family, known for their family harmony and unique blend of hymns, Southern Gospel, and light contemporary music, perform across the U.S. and  Canada as a full-time family ministry.

    Christina and Katie sing with their father in three part harmony and Diane interprets the songs through sign language. The members of The Diggles Ministry, are based in Lexington, Ky.