Today's Features

  • Eugene and Delores Welp of Siberia will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a 7:30 a.m. Mass Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at St. Martin of Tours Church in Siberia.

    Eugene Welp and Delores Otto were married Oct. 5, 1974, at St. Meinrad Catholic Church in St. Meinrad.

    The Welps are the parents of three children, Amy (Zack) Smith of Franklin, Beth (David) Morris of Siberia and Christine Richardt of Branchville. They have six grandchildren, Emma and Caitlyn Smith, Alex and Cy Richardt and Ethan and Eli Moseby.

  • Sisters to offer program on Eucharist Aug. 30
    FERDINAND – Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will offer a program, “Eucharist: Called, Nourished, and Sent,” that will explore why the Sunday Eucharist is called the source and summit of faith.

  • To keep the birthday list updated, the Perry County News needs your help. Call 547-3424 if you want to add a name, make a change or if a name or date is wrong. If a person is deceased, please advise the newspaper so the name can be removed from the list. This information is appreciated. You can add names for the year if you like.

    August 22

  • Samantha Jo Burton and Kyle Edward Boyer-Hanks, both of Tell City, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Larry Burton and Cindy Seibert of Tell City.

    The future groom is the son of Kenneth and Anissa Hanks of Tell City.

    The wedding ceremony is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Tell City. A reception will follow in the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.

    Miss Burton is a 2014 graduate of Tell City Junior-Senior High School.

  • Rebecca Richardt and Travis Hubert of Tell City announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Stephen and Pamela Richardt of Tell City. She is the granddaughter of Ambrose and Joyce Richardt of Tell City and the late Donald and Shirley Harris. She is the great-granddaughter of Bernice Fischer of New Boston. Miss Richardt is a 2012 graduate of Tell City High School and is a certified nursing assistant with the Visiting Nurses Association.

  • Cassandra James and Troy Cronin announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Darin and Sharon James and Greg and Pam Krygielka, all of Tell City.

    The groom-to-be is the son of Valerie Cronin and Roby and Deb Cronin, all of Tell City.

    Miss James is a 2006 graduate of Perry Central High School and is employed at Kentucky Farm Bureau in Hawesville, Ky.

    Mr. Cronin is a 2007 Perry Central High School graduate and is a mechanic at Aleris in Lewsiport, Ky.

  • T.J. and Steve Ball of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Alexandra “Lexi” Lee Ball.

    She was delivered at 1:50 p.m. June 1, 2014, at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.

    She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    Mrs. Ball is the former T.J. Marsili.

    Alexandra was welcomed home by her sisters, Breeana Noland, 10, and Gabreella, 23 months.

  • DOOLITTLE MILLS – Bethel Christian Church in Doolittle Mills will host a revival beginning at 6 p.m. today through Friday, Aug. 22.

    Monday and Tuesday night’s speaker will be Webby Oglesby, Wednesday’s will be Ray Howard, Thursday’s will be Tyler Tolbert and Friday night’s will be Albert Madden.

    Homecoming day will be Sunday, Aug. 24.

  • CANNELTON – St. Michael Church Parish Mission presents “Sacred Fire: The Passion Of God In Us.”

    The faith community of St. Michael’s in Cannelton will celebrate a four-day parish mission experience Sunday, Sept. 14 through Wednesday, Sept. 17.

    The mission will take place each evening in the parish church from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

    Father John Mark Ettensohn, originally from Perry County and a native son of St. Michael’s, will lead the mission.

  • TELL CITY – Margaret Goffinet of Perry County is now recovering at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City, following hospitalization at St. Mary’s Health System in Evansville.

    Family and friends are welcome to visit Margaret or send well wishes, prayers and cards.