Today's Features

  • Adam and Stevi Evrard of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Cooper Joseph Evrard, Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at Owensboro Medical Health System in Owensboro, Ky.
    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Evrard is the former Stevi Wheatley.
    Grandparents are Jane Brumfield of Tell City, Gary Wheatley of Leopold, Fred and Rebecca Evrard Jr. of Tell City and Jeff and Bev York of Troy.
    Great-grandparents are Red and Joella Evrard Sr. of New Boston and LaVern Johnson of Tell City.

  • Steven and Cassie Kellems of Tell City announce the birth of the daughter, Lexie Mae Kellems, Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, at Jasper Memorial Hospital.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 211⁄2 inches long.
    Mrs. Kellems is the former Cassie Litherland. Lex-ie has one older sibling, Savannah Kellems, 3.
    Grandparents are Larry and Becky Peter of Tell City, Larry and Virginia Clark of Cloverport, Ky., the late Tim Kreisle.

  • Jarrett Ransom and Paige Yaggi of Cannelton announce the birth of their son, Bensen Jon-Michael Ransom, Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at Owensboro Medical Health System in Owensboro, Ky.
    The infant weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 191⁄2 inches long.
    Grandparents are Jim and Ruth Ransom of St. Croix and John and Cindy Yaggi of Cannelton.
    Great-grandparents are Mary Lois Ransom of Branchville, Don and Barbara Coogle of Cannelton, Emory Yaggi of Cannelton and the late David “Gonzo” Gaynor and Beatrice Yaggi.

  • FORT JACKSON, S.C. – Pvt. Zachary Roberts graduated from the Army’s basic training at Fort Jackson, S.C. Aug. 23.

    Roberts completed an intensive program that included training in military discipline, studies, physical fitness, warfare principles and skills. He is the son of Carolyn Roberts of Rockport and Terry Roberts and the big brother of Shelby Roberts.
    His maternal grandparents are Lindle and Sue Bratcher of Rockport and paternal grandmother is Wanda Clark of Owensboro, Ky.

  • Breanne Sue Sollman and Tyler Andrew Rainey of Tell City announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

  • Cassie Litherland and Steven Kellems Jr. were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Saturday, May 21, 2011, at the Evangelical United Church of Christ in Tell City.

  • DALLAS, Texas – Western Kentucky-based specialized transporter First Class Services, Inc. was awarded its second national championship recently at the Overdrive-Custom Rigs National Championship.

  • Oakwood Health Campus, a Trilogy Health Services community, and The Trilogy Foundation recently recognized Jessica Marie Foster, a resident care associate at Oakwood Health Campus.

  • PERRY COUNTY – Roy and Chris Pickler are two contestants from the most recent season of the reality TV show “The Biggest Loser.” They are coming to Perry County on a nationwide tour to tell their story and help others make the difficult first steps to a life of health and fitness. The weekend events are in conjunction with the beginning of Everbody’s Fun and Fitness Center’s second session of the Biggest Loser contest.

  • Kimberly J. Spieth and Jeremy W. Yackle, both of Corydon, were married Friday, June 1, 2012, at Plantation Hall at Huber’s Orchard & Winery in Starlight.