Today's Features

  • LEWISPORT, Ky. – The Emmick Plantation House, a historic state landmark in Lewisport, will officially open its doors for tours and private events Saturday.

  • BIRDSEYE – Everyone is welcome to take their Dutch oven cookware, supplies, ingredients and setup for a friendly competition at Patoka’s Autumn Getaway 10th annual Dutch Oven Cook-Off from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday.
    Registration begins at noon. Cooking will begin at 12:30 p.m. and dishes will be judged upon completion. All culinary skill levels from beginner to advanced are welcome to try their hand as Dutch-oven chef. For more information regarding the rules of this competition or Patoka’s special event, call (812) 685-2447.

  • Erin Hagman and Jason Stoltzmann announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Virginia and Paul Hagman. She attended Perry Central High School and graduated from Indiana University. She is employed at C.H. Robinson in Minneapolis, Minn.
    Mr. Stoltzmann is the son of Marsha and William Stoltzmann. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa. He is also employed at C.H. Robinson.
    The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at Fort Meyers, Fla.
    Formal invitations have been issued.

  • Kassi Uribe of Coldwater, Ohio, announces the birth of her daughter, Ebony Rayne Uribe, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Coldwater Hospital.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 71⁄2 ounces and was 181⁄2 inches long.
    Grandparents are Yvette Flynn and Lloyd Flynn, both of Coldwater. Great-grandparents are John and Judy Young.

  • Brandon Sabelhaus and Courtney Briggeman of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Levi William Sabelhaus, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Grandparents are Dave and Kathy Briggeman of Tell City and David and Diane Sabelhaus of Bristow.
    Great-grandparents are Mary Nell Rhodes of Cannelton, Richard and Norieda Paulin of Bristow, Gertrude Sabelhaus of St. Meinrad and the late William and Leona Briggeman, Roy Rhodes and Raymond Sabelhaus.

  • Rick and Sharon Taylor of Bristow will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary Nov. 3 at the St. Meinrad Legion Post with an open house hosted by their children.

    The event will be held from noon to 5 p.m. with dinner served at 1 p.m. All friends and family are invited to attend.
    Mr. Taylor married the former Sharon Prueher Oct. 23, 1982, in Siberia. The couple has three children, Brian Taylor, Tim Taylor and Elizabeth Taylor. They also have four grandchildren.
    Mrs. Taylor works at Kimball in Santa Claus.

  • Fourth-grader Daniel Applegate’s hand-drawn picture of the Myers Grade School Building in Cannelton (first picture) earned him first place in the school’s coloring contest held during Cannelton’s 175th anniversary celebrations.

  • Bloody Ridge to offer scares through October
    CANNELTON – Bloody Ridge Haunted Trail will return to the Perry County in October at Buddy’s Tire Shop, 6032 Scotch Pine Road in Cannelton.
    The trail will be open Friday through Sunday, Oct. 26 and 27, and Oct. 30 and 31. Admission is $5 and gates open at 6 p.m. each night. Concessions will be available. For more information, call 547-0943 pt 608-1339.

  • TELL CITY – The Epsilon Omega Chapter of Kappa Kappa Kappa Inc. will present its 10th theatrical production Nov. 9-11 at the Evangelical United Church of Christ fellowship hall.
    The production “Sister Amnesia’s Country Western Nunsense Jamboree” is one in a series of “Nunsense” musicals written by Dan Goggin. Tri Kappa previously presented “Nunsense,” “Nuncrackers,” and “Nunsense II: The Second Coming.”

  • Daniel Ray Foertsch and Alana Sue Kyle announce their engagement and approaching marriage.