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Today's Features

  • Brittany Jones and Kevin Meunier of Lamar announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Kenny and Kelly Jones of Lamar. She is a 2006 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and holds a bachelor’s degree in agriculture from Murray State University.
    She is an assistant at Dubois County Animal Hospital.
    Mr. Meunier is the son of Steven and Debbie Meunier of Lamar. He is a 1996 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and has an associate degree in HVAC and plumbing and pipefitting from Ivy Tech.

  • TELL CITY – Clarice James will celebrate her 100th birthday Sunday.

    She would enjoy receiving birthday cards to help in celebrating this momentous event.
    Birthday wishes and notes can be sent in her name to Golden Living Center-Lincoln Hills, 402 19th St., Tell City, IN 47586.

  • TELL CITY –  Registration forms for this summer’s Schweizer Fest Talent Show, sponsored by the Cromwell Radio Group, are now available at the Perry County Chamber of Commerce, 601 Main St.; Conner Floor Covering, corner of 12th and Tell streets and online at www.tellcityschweizerfest.org.
    Contestants can also call Sharilyn Franzman at 719-3017 to have registration forms mailed to them and for more information. Contestants must be registered by Aug. 1.
    All details and rules of the contest are included with the registration form.

  • ST. MEINRAD – First Baptist Church of St. Meinrad, 12913 E. Main St., will begin its summer vacation Bible school Tuesday and end Friday. Each day’s activities will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
    A celebration will be at 6 p.m. Sunday. Children will be encouraged to seek the king of kings and his righteousness, organizers said.

  • Tom and Tammy Sanders and Mark and Debbie Poehlein of Tell City are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Jean Poehlein, to Ryan Wayne Kessens, son of Ronnie and Barbara Kessens of Siberia.

    The bride-elect and Mr. Kessens are 2009 graduates of Perry Central High School and went on to attend Indiana University in Bloomington. The bride-elect studied history and comparative literature. Mr. Kessens studied biotechnology with an emphasis on plant biology.

  • TELL CITY – Tell City First Church of the Nazarene will host a weekend vacation Bible school, “Hay Day—Growing in Friendship with Jesus,” from July 19 through July 21 at the church.  
    This VBS is filled with incredible Bible-learning experiences where kids will see, hear and touch. Team-building games, Bible songs and multi-sensory Bible adventures are just a few of the activities that participating kids will enjoy, organizers said.

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    Rose to speech at Gospel Tabernacle
    SPENCER COUNTY – Missionary Jimmy Rose will speak at Light of the World Baptist Church in Midway at 7 p.m. today through Saturday.
    At 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Pastor Hagan of Light of the World Baptist Church will speak. All are invited to attend.

  • ROCKPORT – The public is invited to the annual St. Bernard Summer Social Sunday on the church grounds at Sixth and Elm streets in Rockport. Hours are 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. All-you-can-eat fried-chicken or roast-beef dinners will be served in the air-conditioned gym from 11 a.m. until the food runs out. Takeout will be available.  
    Saint Bernard’s “famous” soup” will be on sale by the bowl or gallon and sandwiches and other food items will be available in the food court.

  • St. Paul Catholic Church Mission Trip participants recently returned from Kenosha, Wis., where they spent a week serving the homeless center, food pantry, elderly care center, soup kitchen, YMCA, children-adult disability center, children’s healing center and pregnancy center.

  • BIRDSEYE – The Patoka Lake 22nd annual star party is scheduled 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Patoka Lake Beach.   
    Those attending will view a special presentation by members of the Louisville and Evansville astronomical societies and the Stonebelt Stargazers of Bedford, as they share their knowledge of the sky above. There will be kid’s activities and giveaways until dark. A special astronomy program will be held at 6:30 p.m. under the tent on the beach. Telescopes will be set up for observations of Venus and Saturn as darkness falls.