Today's Features

  • THE BRISTOW COMMUNITY CENTER filled nine tables during euchre games Wednesday. Ralph Stiles came in first place last week with 87 points, followed by Dale Flamion in second place with 85 points. Vernie Harpenau took third place with 84 points and Phil Braunecker came in fourth place with 81 points. The center holds euchre games at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday.

  • Food Pantry Sunday at First United Methodist
    TELL CITY – Everyone is invited to make an offering to the church’s food pantry during communion Sunday to help support Jasper’s Food Pantry in Cannelton. Food Pantries need help all year long and our congregation will be making a huge difference by helping to support Jasper’s Food Pantry each and every month. Items may be dropped off at the church office during office hours until and including Monday, Aug. 4.

  • TELL CITY – Victoria Yuen of Tell City was recognized for her outstanding academic performance during spring semester at Indiana University’s College of Arts and Sciences.

    Yuen’s high grade-point-average earned her a place on the executive dean’s list, which is reserved for students who complete at least 12 graded credit hours in a single semester while earning at least a 3.7.

    Students earning this distinction have their names posted on the university’s website.

  • Laura Raye Sidebottom of Cloverport, Ky., and Raymond Joseph Hagedorn of Tell City announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jim and Ona Sidebottom of Greensburg, Ky.

    The groom-to-be is the son of Randy and Doris Hagedorn of Tell City.

    The wedding ceremony is planned for 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Summersville Baptist Church in Summersville, Ky.

    A reception will take place at Sidebottom Farm.

  • Jerry and Joyce Hoagland of Tell City will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    Jerry Hoagland and the former Joyce K. Buntin were married July 26, 1964, in Palestine, Ill.

    They are the parents of Dr. Greg Hoagland of Huntingburg and Ginger Peter of Tell City.

    They have six grandchildren, Crystal, Cathryn, Jessie, Caylyn, Caleb and Josie.

    Mr. Hoagland is a self-employed accountant in Tell City and Mrs. Hoagland is employed at The Animal Hospital Inc. in Huntingburg.

  • 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.

    July 25

  • First Church of the Nazarene plans “Blast Off” vacation Bible school July 25-29
    TELL CITY – Tell City First Church of the Nazarene will host a weekend vacation Bible school, “Blast Off – Launching Kids on a Mission of God’s Love,” from Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 29 at the church.  

  •  Bible school at First Baptist set for Saturday

    CANNELTON – First Baptist Church in Cannelton will hold vacation Bible school from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 19. This event is open to children in kindergarten through 12th grade.

    Parents may drop children off beginning at 9:30 a.m. and all children must be picked up by 3:30 p.m. Parents will be required to sign permission slips available at drop-off or by sending email to youthrefuge2012@gmail.com.

    St. John’s annual picnic Saturday

  • TELL CITY – Tell City First Church of the Nazarene will host a weekend vacation Bible school, “Blast Off-Launching Kids on a Mission of God’s Love,” from Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 29 at the church.

  • Children of St. Isidore Catholic parish received the sacrament of First Holy Communion Sunday, May 4.

    Pictured in the front, from the left are Tate Kleeman, Seth Guillaume, Audra Harbaville, Meredith Hubert, Reece Winter and Jolene Hagedorn. In the back row are Doris Lasher and the Rev. Timothy Sweeney OSB.