Today's Features




    In early 2013, I was sitting in a meeting with other pastors watching a leadership video. The video had nothing to do with family or children, but in the middle of it, God spoke to me. “Leave the church or you will lose your daughter and go home tonight and register to win the HGTV Smart Home.”

  • Linda and Donald Hubert will celebrate their 50th anniversary July 4. They were married July 4, 1966, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Leopold.

    They are the parents of Chris (Lora), Vince (Jamie) and Nathan (Brittany Howell). They have six grandchildren, Hillary, Ryan, Jaxson and Weston Hubert, Kyra Roberts and Peyton Howell.

    Donald retired from union carpentry in 2004 and Linda retired from PSC in St. Meinrad in 2009.

  • Taylor Dykes and Andy Stout of Tobinsport announce the birth of their son, Christopher Luke Allen Stout on June 15, 2016. He was delivered at 7:43 a.m. at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He weighed seven pounds and three ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Angie and David Dykes of Cannelton.

    Paternal grandparents are Mark Stout and the late Laura Mcentire of Tobinsport.

    Great-grandparents are Sandra Sanders of Cannelton, Paula Holmes of Kentucky and Allen Booth of North Carolina.

  • Courtney and Michael Lehmkuhler of Evansville announce the birth of their son, Leighton Michael Lehmkuhler on May 3, 2016, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Evansville. He was delivered at 12:06 p.m. and weighed 8 pounds and 12 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Carleen Harris and the late Michael Koonce of Evansville. Paternal grandparents are Martha and Bill Lehmkuhler of Tell City.

    Leighton was welcomed home by sister, Kennedy, 15.

    The mother is the former Courtney Koonce.

  • Lana and Terry Poole of Cannelton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary July 2. They were married July 2, 1966, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City. 

    The couple have three children, Brett of Pass-a-Grille, Fla., Julie of Hawesville, Ky. and Jason of Cannelton; eight grandchildren, Kelsey Hanks, Caitlin and Lauren Coyle, Brittney, Courtney, Breanna and Tasha Poole and Raegann Masterson; and three great-grandchildren, Owen Esarey, Luci and Camden Hanks.

  • TELL CITY – St. Paul church is sponsoring a Youth Mission trip again this summer for their high- school aged members. 

    Early Sunday morning, June 26, at 6 a.m., 24 youth and seven adult chaperons met in the St. Paul parking lot and packed up in six vehicles and a trailer to travel seven hours to Pittsburgh, Pa., for a week-long community service trip.

  • Miranda and James “Rob” Royer Jr. announce the birth of their daughter, Brooke Riley Royer on June 3, 2016, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Newburgh. She was delivered at 12:19 p.m. and weighed 5 pounds and 10 ounces and was 17 ½ inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Helen and Darrel Riley of St. Croix. Paternal grandparents are Patty Royer and Rob and Diane Royer of Tell City.

    She was welcomed home by big brother, Philip, 4. The mother is the former Miranda Riley.

  • Lilly Dale to host MAP VBS


    PERRY COUNTY – Lilly Dale Church of Christ will host its vacation Bible school, called “Superhero Kids Camp,” beginning July 10 and concluding on July 15. Each evening, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., young people in the Summer Missions for America program will lead VBS.

    This year’s program will be directed by Brother Sonny Childs as part of the MAP.


    Crossroads’ VBS set for July 11-14


  • Darla and Frank Groves of Tell City plan to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with family at a later date.

    Frank and the former Darla Mullis were married May 26, 1956, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Tell City.

    They are the parents of Dean Groves, of Tell City, Scott Groves of Evansville and Julie Dantic of Richmond, Ky. They have five grandchildren.

    Frank retired from Commonwealth in 1995 and Darla retired from GE in 1994.