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Today's Features

  • FERDINAND – The University of Notre Dame Folk Choir will perform at the monastery church of the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand at 8 p.m. EDT Sept. 13.
    This choir, with more than 60 members, has traveled the world and brought their repertoire to thousands of people. Each Sunday during the academic year they can be heard at mass in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Notre Dame’s campus.

  • Talent was abound at the annual Schweizer Fest Talent show held Aug. 8 under the gazebo in City Hall Park. Below are pictures of contest winners in both of the show's divisions, along with pictures of the contestants who took to the stage. Click on the photo below to open the gallery.

  • ST. MEINRAD – The Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey celebrated jubilees of monastic profession for six of their confreres July 28.

    Honored for his 70-year jubilee was the Rev. Richard Hindel. Also honored were the Revs. Damian Schmelz, Columba Kelly and  Mel Patton, each celebrating 60 years of monastic profession; and the Rev. Noël Mueller and Ephrem Carr, 50 years.

  • CRAWFORD COUNTY – The Indiana Department of Labor has announced the star certification of Jasper Engines and Transmissions’ Crawford County remanufacturing facility in Indiana’s Voluntary Protection Program.

    A ceremony held July 22 at the Crawford County facility provided an opportunity for associates, staff and management to showcase their exemplary safety status to state elected and labor officials.  

  • PERRY COUNTY – Perry County Public Library officials announced registration is now open for the autumn story-time session. Autumn story times will run from Sept. 9 through Oct. 17 with programs at both the Tell City and Cannelton locations. Parents and guardians may register for story time by calling the Tell City location at 547-2661. Story times are as follows:

  • Four generations of the James Rhodes family recently gathered for a family photo.

    In front holding infant Alexis Kratzer is great-grandfather James Rhodes of Leopold. Behind them from the left are mother Kristel Kratzer of Derby and grandmother Lynda Hess, also of Derby.

  • WARSAW, Ky. – Ivy Rhodes was named teacher of the year at Gallatin County Upper Elementary School in Warsaw.
    She has been the third-grade teacher at the school for the past seven years. Rhodes is a graduate of Tell City High School and the University of Southern Indiana. She earned her master’s degree from Northern Kentucky University.
    Rhodes is the daughter of Kevin Rhodes and Leisa Rhodes. She is the granddaughter of Mary Nell Rhodes and the late Lee Roy Rhodes and Glenn Meyer and the late Janet Meyer.

  • David and Vanessa Barger of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Anniston Ruth Barger, Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at The Women’s Hospital.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Mrs. Barger is the former Vanessa Mosby. Anniston has two older brothers, Avery, 9, and Carter, 7, and two older sisters, Vanesa, 9, and Dixie, 4.
    Grandparents are Scott Mosby, Belinda Ball and Tim and Jenny Miller, all of Tell City and the late Bennie Barger.

  • Patrick and Shirley Tempel of St. Croix and James and Sarah Wheatley of Tell City announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Emily Renee Tempel and Dane Edward Wheatley.

    The bride-elect is a 2009 graduate of Perry Central High School and a 2013 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with a bachelor’s degree in radiologic and imaging sciences with a minor in health administration. She is currently employed with Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City.

  • More pictures from the 2013 Miss Schweizer Fest pageant. Click on the picture below to enlarge the photo and scroll through the gallery.