Today's Features

  • TELL CITY – The Tell City United Methodist Church will host its first Bible Trivia Night Aug. 4.
    Teams with a maximum of eight players will enjoy a meal at 5 p.m. before competing in eight rounds of eight questions to see who has more Bible knowledge and can be crowned Bible trivia champions.

  • Nicole Baur and Ryan Zimmerman of Evanston announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

  • LEOPOLD – St. Augustine Catholic Church will hold its annual picnic from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 29. Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m.
    Parking will be available for the handicapped. The event will feature quilts, a quilt raffle, silent auction, yard sale, country store, bingo, ice cream, games for young and old, a cornhole tourney, baked goods and a grand raffle of 60 prizes totaling $2,600.
    Family-style chicken dinners will be served in the air-conditioned dining room. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. Carry-outs will be available.

  • The Chrisney High School class of 1956 held their reunion June 1 at the Patio in Tell City. There were 17 classmates present.

    Pictured in the front from the left are Ann (Clain) Huser, Marie (Rhodes) Kunard, Charlotte Weber and Marjarie (Taylor) Price. In the second row are Ralph Davis, Ronnie McDowell, Laverne (Hughes) Williams, Ruth (Hall) Terry, Marilyn (Beiler) Horrall, Marjorie (Graham) Mullen and Kenny Phillips. Standing in the back are Robert Link, Jimmy Stevens, Earl Sibrel, Glen Meyer, Loren Atkinson and Dewey Thomas.

  • Grandview School
    GRANDVIEW – The Grandview School reunion will be held at 12:30 p.m. July 15 at the Grandview Civic Center.  Everyone is invited to attend and asked to take a covered dish and any memorabilia you would like to share. 
    For questions and more information, call 649-4434.

  • FERDINAND – The Ferdinand Folk Festival planning committee is making its final push for vendors for the Sept. 15 festival.  The third annual Folk Festival will be free and held at Ferdinand’s 18th Street Park.
    Vendor applications are still being accepted for art, environmental-education and food. More vendor information, including a downloadable PDF application, can be found at www.ferdinandfolkfestival.com/ vendors/vendor-application.

  • Members of Emmanuel Lutheran Church honored their high school seniors with an open house reception before a recent Sunday worship service. Pictured in the front from the left are Joe Gladish, Rachel Braun, Allison Scheer and Hunter Greubel. In the back are Ian Jarboe and Pastor Daniel Gadbaw.

  • CANNELTON – The Cannelton Gospel Tabernacle Church will host the 40th year of Victory Valley Church camp July 22-26 in Cannelton Heights for children ages 12-18.
    The church invites the youth of the area to a week of fun and learning in a Christian atmosphere. It is a full week – five days and nights – of inspiration to motivate teens to dedicate their lives to the Jesus Christ and his teachings. The aim of the camp is to help build character and strength in the youth.

  • St. Paul Catholic Church’s mission trip 2012 traveled to St. Louis, Mo., in July for a week of helping those in need.

  • Lilly Dale revival begins Sunday
    TELL CITY – A revival will be held at Lilly Dale Church of Christ July 15 through July 18.
    Guest speaker will be Brother Sam Marsh, who was preacher at Lilly Dale in the 1980s and 90s. Marsh and his wife, Joan, live in Cynthiana, Ky. They have 2 sons, Ben and Adam, and a daughter Ginna.
    The public is invited to join the congregation for Sunday school at 9 a.m. and Sunday worship at 10 a.m.