.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's Features

  • Justin and Kristen Martin of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Macy Leann Martin, Thursday, June 7, 2012, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    Macy has one older sister, Miley Grace, 21⁄2.
    Grandparents are Tim and Peggy Martin of Tell City and Barbara Burgess of Evansville. Great-grandparents are Doris Martin and Betty Marvel, both of Tell City and the late Harry Martin, Gerald Marvel, William Guy and Virginia Burgess.

  • Daniel and Selina Sims of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Thomas Daniel Joseph Sims, Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at Jasper Memorial Hospital.
    The infant weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Mrs. Sims is the former Selina Plock. Thomas has five older siblings, Trie Bland, 15, Jasmine Sims, 11, Johnathan Sims, 7, Danielle Sims, 5 and Danny Sims, 33.
    Grandparents are JoAnne Plock of Tell City and the late Warren and Margaret Sims, Elaine Plock and George Plock.

  • Tamara Germany of Fort Pierce, Fla., and Don VanHoosier of Santa Claus announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Lois Smith and Elmer Miller. She is a graduate of Apollo College Medical School and works as a head nurse at Advanced Care Emergency Center.
    Mr. VanHoosier is the son of Rita and Bernie Hudecek of Evansville. He is a graduate of Woodbridge High School and retired from METS Transportation.

  • TELL CITY – Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. announced that Perry County Memorial Hospital Home Care has been awarded CHAP accreditation under the CHAP Standards of Excellence.
    CHAP accreditation demonstrates that Perry County Memorial Hospital Home Care meets the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards. Rigorous evaluation by CHAP focuses on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources, and long-term viability, according to a press release sent to The News.

  • Members of the Tell City Shamrocks 4-H Club collected nonperishable food items for a local food pantry recently. Pictured are members who attended the club’s May 24 meeting.

    In front from the left are Loren Braunecker, Breille Strobel, Kayla Seifert and Evan Spear. In the middle row are Garrett Jarboe, Audrey Bauer and Kennedy Bauer. Standing in the back are Cole Dickenson, Gavin Melton, Leann Goffinet, Bree Sodrel and Maggie Dawson.

  • NASHVILLE – Esther Burris Minto will celebrate her 100th birthday Friday.
    She taught three generations of piano students over the years. She would enjoy getting cards from her friends and students.
    Send birthday wishes and notes to Esther Minto, 3889 W. Plum Creek, Nashville, IN 47448.
     

  • Four generations of the Pollard family gathered for a picture recently. From the left are Athleen Pollard, great-grandmother; Alison Palmer, mother; Ronald Pollard, great-grandfather holding Ethan David Beckner, and grandfather Al Palmer.

  • TELL CITY – Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. has begun its summer free lunches program at Tell City Junior-Senior High School.
    All children 18 years of age or younger can eat lunch for free from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m . Monday through Friday until July 27 at the high school.
    The cafeteria will be closed July 4. Two adults may accompany a child and eat for $2 each.
    Free transportation will also be provided and pickup times and locations are listed below for Route A:
    11:25 a.m. Cannelton, Indiana 66 and President Avenue across from Tastee Freeze.

  • Shelly Masterson of Cannelton and Vince Gagliardi of Maceo, Ky., announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of the late William and Lucille Masterson. She is a 1993 graduate of Cannelton High School and graduated twice from Western Kentucky University in 1998 and 2004. She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and master’s degree in exceptional education.
    She is a Title I teacher at Cannelton City Schools.

  • PERRY COUNTY – The German Ridge Heritage Project seeks descendant family members for genealogy, sharing family documents and oral history. Volunteers are also encouraged to donate time as assistance is needed in field excavations, laboratory analysis and historical-genealogical research. Some of the families of interest include Bryant, Connor, Debus, Hall, Maier, Popp (Bopp) and Speidel.