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Today's Features

  • TELL CITY – The Perry County organization of Special Olympics Indiana will join St. Meinrad Archabbey-Cooperative Action for Community Development Inc. to host their 47th annual track and field and bocce meet. The event will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at Legion Field in Tell City.

    “Everyone is welcome to attend this event,” said Vicky Lutgring, county coordinator for Special Olympics Indiana-Perry County. “I promise it will give you a better understanding of our Special Olympics athletes.”

  • TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital has received two grants totaling $35,570 to continue “Our Turn: A Breast Health Program.”
    Since the program began in 1999, the “Our Turn” program has educated more than 10,000 local women about breast health and the importance of early detection strategies, including breast self-examinations, clinical examinations and mammograms. Since 2003, the program has provided more than 800 free screening mammograms to qualified women.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Rex McGehee of Owensboro, Ky., and Mr. and Mrs. Mark Morgan of Tell City announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Jenny Nicole McGehee and Shawn Sutton.

    The bride-elect is a graduate of the Majesty Academy and Brescia University. She works in the loan department at U.S. Bank.
    Mr. Sutton is a graduate of Tell City High School and the University of Southern Indiana. He works in the mortgage department at U.S. Bank.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Rex McGehee of Owensboro, Ky., and Mr. and Mrs. Mark Morgan of Tell City announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Jenny Nicole McGehee and Shawn Sutton.

    The bride-elect is a graduate of the Majesty Academy and Brescia University. She works in the loan department at U.S. Bank.
    Mr. Sutton is a graduate of Tell City High School and the University of Southern Indiana. He works in the mortgage department at U.S. Bank.

  • Senior Pastor Nellie Hempfling and Pastor Dea Goad, along with members of the Cannelton Gospel Tabernacle Church, celebrated the church’s 45th anniversary at the current church location and 54 years as a church assembly Easter Sunday.

  • Little Pigeon Baptist to host gospel sing
    LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church, located two-tenths of a mile east of Highway 231 on 1250 N., will hold a gospel sing Saturday.
    Refreshments will be served at 6 p.m. and singing will begin at 7.
    Guest singers will be Deborah Seaton, Ben Moorelock and Gayla Leibring.
    All are welcome to attend.

  • EVANSVILLE – Cirque du Soleil will present “Quidam” for six performances from April 26 – 29 at the Ford Center in Evansville.
    Quidam, pronounced “key-dahm,” features several acrobatic acts such as aerial contortion in silk, skipping ropes, handbalancing, Duplex Trapeze, German Wheel, Spanish Web and more.
    Six musicians playing a wide variety of instruments such as the violin, cello, percussions, saxophone, electric and classical guitars and keyboard will perform original music.

  • BIRDSEYE – Have you ever wished you knew how to kayak or wanted to try it out before buying your own equipment? Join a Patoka Lake Interpretive Naturalist at the beach for a beginners kayaking lesson at 2 p.m. ET April 28. During this short lesson, participants will get to try their hands at a few different kayaks and paddles. Participants will learn what gear is needed and the best places to paddle on Patoka. All equipment including life jackets will be provided.

  • Tell City’s 2012 Wellness President Breanna Walsh, center, shows off the new shirt design for the year. The first run-walk for 2012 will be hosted by the Girl Scouts at 7 a.m. Saturday starting at the City Hall gazebo in Tell City.

  • Five generations of the family of Bessie Taylor of Tell City gathered recently for a family photograph.

    Pictured from the left are Bessie’s great-granddaughter, Nina Whelan of Tennyson, mother of the triplets in the picture; Bessie’s granddaughter, Karen Spellmeyer of Lincoln City, holding Joel Nickolas Whelan; Bessie Taylor, great-great-grandmother of the triplets, holding great-great-granddaughter, Abbiegail Taylor Whelan and Bessie’s daughter, Jean Spurlock of Lincoln City, holding Alexis Rene Whelan.