Today's Features

  • Casey Brahm and Zach Stutsman of Tell City announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Bishop of Santa Claus and Mr. and Mrs. Tony Brahm of Ferdinand. She is the granddaughter of Mary Patterson of Tell City and Cleon Brahm of Ferdinand. She is a graduate of Heritage Hills High School, Purdue University and Ivy Tech. She works as an office assistant at C&S Inc.

  • TELL CITY – Golden Living Center – Lincoln Hills’ Resident Council will host its annual Christmas bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday in the main hallway of the building.

    Candy, baked items, craft items, new items, gently used items and more will be for sale. All proceeds will go to the Golden Living Center-Lincoln Hills Resident Council.

    The public is invited to attend this event.

  • PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Coon Club will hold its Christmas party Saturday at the coon club.
    This party is for members and club volunteers only. A meal will be served at 6 p.m. and karaoke will begin at 7 p.m. Anyone who plans to attend is asked to take a covered dish.

  • TELL CITY – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Relief Society for Women will have a Christmas social at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
    Anyone attending is asked to take a gift for the white-elephant draw. Dinner will be served.
    A branch Christmas social will also be held at 5 p.m. Dec. 15 at the church. The event will include dinner, caroling, a visit from Santa and a nativity scene.
    Everyone is welcome to attend both events. The church is located on Dauby Lane in Tell City behind the Perry County Courthouse.

  • JASPER – 2012 marks the 70th anniversary of Jasper Engines & Transmissions.  As part of the year-long celebration, the company took a group of associates, based on years of service, on a weekend trip to Nashville, Tenn.

    These associates attending recently marked 30 and 31 years of service with Jasper Engines, along with associates who have achieved 35 or more years of service.

  • PERRY COUNTY – There is still time for students in primary and secondary schools, both public and private in grades kindergarten through 12, to design a poster for the 24th annual River Sweep 2013.
    Fifteen prizes will be awarded. The grand prize is $500, and the school representing the grand prize winner will also receive an award. A prize of $500 will be presented to the student with the winning design for the official River Sweep T-shirt. Thirteen $50 prizes will be awarded to one winner at each grade level.

  • During the month of October the children at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. South Perry Head Start Classroom 3 enjoyed activities that helped them learn about fire safety.

  • INDIANAPOLIS– The Indiana Historical Society announces that Rev. Cyprian Davis of St. Meinrad Archabbey has been named a recipient of the 2012 Eli Lilly Lifetime Achievement Award. He received the award Dec. 3 during IHS’s annual Founders Day event at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, located at 450 W. Ohio St. in downtown Indianapolis.
    The Eli Lilly Lifetime Achievement Award is given to an individual who has made extraordinary contributions over an extended period of time to the field of history or the affairs of IHS.

  • Bristow Christian Church lunch Saturday
    BRISTOW – The Bristow Christian Church will host a lunch at noon Saturday, followed by a showing of the movie, “Hiding Place.”
    Menu will include chili, hot dogs and desserts. Reservations are not required, but would help organizers will food preparation.
    RSVPs may be made by calling 547-9991. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    Deer Creek Baptist’s Christmas party, breakfast

  • Haley Coogan and David McCoskey of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Zayden Emmerson Shane McCoskey, Friday, Nov. 29, 2012, at the Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 inches long.
    Zayden has one older sibling, Nevaeh Izabelle Dawn McCoskey, 1.
    Grandparents are Kim and James Malone and Bill McCoskey, all of Tell City. Great-grandparents are Mary and Paul Van Note of Tell City.