Today's Features

  • Evalynn Voyles, a first-grade student at William Tell Elementary, was the winner of a Kindle Fire given away in a recent drawing. William Tell Elementary students have together read more than 500,000 minutes in an effort to become “Reading Millionaires.” The drawing was held during weekday celebrations leading up to the March 1 “Read Across America Day” in honor of Dr. Seuss.

  • Camie Barbee and J. Rillo of Tell City announce the birth of their child, Kihmara Hennissi-Rayne Barbee, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2012, at Perry County Memorial hospital in Tell City.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 181/2 inches long.
    Ms. Barbee is the former Camie Hayko.
    Grandparents are Kim and Larry Faulkenberg of Tell City, Joseph Hayko of New Albany, Carl L. Barbee Jr. and Theresa Ann Smith, both of Bryan, Texas.
    Great-grandparent is Uneda East of Oriole.

  • Matt and Stephanie Glenn of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Gavin Lee Glenn, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 201/2 inches long.
    Mrs. Glenn is the former Stephanie Bosley. Gavin has one older brother, Levi, 21/2.
    Grandparents are Brian and Joan Lasher of Rockport, Dave Bosley of Tell City and Harold Lee and Kathy Glenn of Cannelton.
    Great-grandparents are Ovalee and Dorothy LaGrange of Tell City and Iola Lasher of Leopold.

  • Abby Preher of Leopold and Logan Polster of Evans-ton announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Bob and Earlene Preher of Leopold. She is a 2009 graduate of Perry Central High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with a bachelor’s degree in science. She earned her master’s de-gree in occupational therapy in 2013 from USI.
    She has accepted a position with Todd Dickey Nursing and Rehab as an occupational therapist.

  • Cletus and Louise Foster celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary with a surprise private romantic dinner prepared by the staff of Oakwood Health Campus.

  • This picture, drawn by William Tell Elementary third-grader Nicholas Deckers, will be one of many pieces of artwork on display at an art fair planned for 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the school. The community is invited and encouraged to attend and see the students’ work.

  • Teresa Bickwermert and Drew Young were united in marriage during an evening ceremony Saturday, July 7, 2012, at St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church in Whitesville, Ky.

  • The Cannelton American Legion Post 142 Commander Morris “Smokey” Graves is shown accepting a donation check from Cannelton Auxiliary representative Kim Myers. The $450 check was given to help the Legion continue with its charitable projects in the county.

  • Phillip Ayers and Hazel Bryant were crowned the 2013 Valentine king and queen at Oakwood Health Campus at the annual Valentine’s Day party.

  • Lent series for adults at local Catholic center
    TELL CITY – As those of the Catholic faith celebrate 50 years of Vatican, the Catholic Ministry Center in Tell City will welcome the Rev. Jeremy King, OSB, a Benedictine monk of St. Meinrad, for a Lent series for adults.
    The talks will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on four consecutive Thursdays beginning today at the ministry center.