Today's Features

  • Christopher and Jennifer Cronin of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Jakoby Allyn Cronin, Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Mrs. Cronin is the former Jennifer Dartt. Jakoby has one older brother, Hayven Cronin, 3.
    Grandparents are David Dartt and Rebecca Wilson of Tell City, Sandy Tindle and Carl Cronin of Tell City and the late Elton Wilson.

  • Tom and Amie Kucy of Clinton, Wis., announce the birth of their son, Bryce Randall Kucy, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at the Swedish American Hospital in Rockford, Ill.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Kucy is the former Amie Etienne. Bryce has one older brother, Blake, 17 months.
    Grandparents are Randall and Barbara Etienne of Tell City and Dennis and Amy Kucy of Lake Geneva, Wis.
    Great-grandparents are Casper and Glenda Etienne and Donald and Helen Shaw.

  • Corey Carrico and Cheryl Kurtz announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Geoff and Lisa Kurtz of Lititz, Pa. She is employed by Fayette County Public Schools of Lexington, Ky.
    Mr. Carrico is the son of Jim and Charlotte Carrico of Derby. He is employed by CMTA Engineers of Lexington.
    The wedding is planned for Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012 at Buffalo Trace Distillery Clubhouse in Frankfort, Ky. After the wedding, the couple will reside in Lexington.

  • Ribbon cutting for Greenhouse & Bouquets Thursday
    TELL CITY – A ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of The Greenhouse & Bouquets will be held at noon Thursday at the business’ location, 2145 N. Main Street in Tell City.
    There will also be an open house from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and will include refreshments and tours.

    Bookmobile auction ends Saturday

  • TELL CITY – Kelly George and Melody Hedinger of Skinsations Esthetician Salon and Boutique were recently awarded a trip to Great Barrington, Mass., to meet Jane Iredale of Jane Iredale Cosmetics. The mineral makeup promotes healthy skin and is the No. 1 recommended cosmetic by dermatologists and plastic surgeons, according to George and Hedinger.

  • TELL CITY – Catholic Charities, in conjunction with the Holiday Helpers United program, is once again sponsoring a winter coat giveaway.
    Coats for adults and children are currently available at the Catholic Charities office.  Please call 547-0903 for more information.
    Also, new and gently-used coats are currently being collected for this year’s supply at Wal-Mart in Tell City or can be dropped off at Catholic Charities. If your group or organization would like to conduct a coat drive, contact Catholic Charities at 547-0903.

  •  William Tell Elementary and Tell City Junior High School students participated in International Walk to School in the USA Day Oct. 3. The schools had more than 250 students walk this year from the Tell City branch of the Perry County Public Library to school. Staff and teachers welcomed family members, community members and Tell City Wellness to participate in the walk.

  • PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. – Marine Corps Pvt. Elijah J. Bryant, son of Donna and John Bryant of Tell City, earned the title of United States Marine after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C.

  • TELL CITY – The Daughters of the American Revolution Lafayette Spring and the Perry County Public Library will host author Eddie Price as he promotes his new boos, “Widder’s Landing.”

    This meeting of DAR will be open to the public so everyone has the opportunity to learn what life was like living in the Ohio Valley during the War of 1812.

  • The Perry Central High School Class of 1977 gathered at the Patio Steak House Oct 6 to celebrate their 35th class reunion.