Today's Features

  • The Perry Central Class of 1964 met for a lunch reunion March 1 at the Hoosier Heights Country Club in Tell City.

    Pictured in the front from the left are Carolyn (Harbaville) Hanloh, Keith Gelhausen and Marilyn Taylor. In the second row are Linda (Jarboe) Goffinet, Linda (King) Hubert, Janice (Dupont) Etienne and Ada (Galey) Burns. Back row: Duane Goffinet, Douglas Galey, Larry Riddle, Justin B. Etienne and Rita (Judge) Krampe.

  • TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School seventh- and eighth-grade students planted pinwheels in front of the school for Child Abuse Prevention Month. 

    The pinwheel serves as the new national symbol for child-abuse prevention, school staff said. It is a reflection of hope, health and safety.
    When you see the pinwheels, staff and students ask you to remember all children deserve an opportunity to develop socially, emotionally and cognitively in healthy, nurturing homes, schools, neighborhoods and communities.

  • Danielle Peter and Josh Hippen were united in marriage during an early-evening and ocean-side ceremony Friday, April 8, 2011, at Bowditch Regional Park in Fort Myers, Fla.

    The bride is the daughter of Danny and Brenda Peter of Derby and Mr. Hippen is the son of Pat and Jodi Griffin of Georgetown.
    The bride was given away in marriage by her father in a double-ring ceremony officiated by the Rev. Steven M. Graebner.
    Ginger Mullis-Davis of Tell City was chosen as matron of honor and James Payne of Floyds Knobs served as best man.

  • Richard and Noreida Paulin of Bristow will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, April 21, 2012. There will be an open house from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at St. Meinrad American Legion. All family and friends are invited to attend. The couple requests no gifts.

    Richard Paulin and the former Noreida Fischer Merkley were married May 5, 1962, at Holy Family Church in Jasper. Their attendants were Neva (Merkley) Arendt, Jane (Merkley) Jenkins and the late Janet (Merkley) Quante, Roman Mehringer, Dennis Baur and Bobby Cox.

  • Molly Foerster of Evanston and Jason Oliver of Jacksonville, Ill., announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Darryl and Diana Foerster of Evanston. She is a 2008 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and a 2011 graduate of Oakland City University with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. She works at the Sonshine Early Learning Ministry in Evanston.

  • TELL CITY – The monthly meeting of the Twilight Towers tenant council came to order March 21 with President Joyce Richardt leading the meeting.
    March birthdays were Hazel Jennings, Sue Bullock, Vivian DuPont, Mary Dickman, Bryant Bolin, Katey Cummins, Harold Hess, William Hawhee and Denny Stephens.

  • Kimberly J. Spieth and Jeremy W. Yackle, both of Corydon, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Ray and Jo Ann Saylor of Depauw and David Spieth of High Point, N.C. She is a 2004 graduate of Corydon Central High School and a 2008 graduate of Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in recreation.
    She is the marketing and communications director at YMCA of Harrison County in Corydon.

  • Cannelton officials gathered Thursday to mark the grand opening of Can-Pallet and Lumber Supplies in Cannelton.

  • CANNELTON – Community officials and residents gathered at the Cannelton Public Library March 21 to celebrate an open house to mark the merger of the library with the Tell City-Perry County branch this past year.

  • Rome UMC to host song fest Sunday
    ROME – Rome United Methodist Church will host a songfest started at 5 p.m. Sunday at the church.
    The gospel group, Truth Be Told, will perform, followed by a covered-dish supper. Meat and drinks will be provided and those attending are asked to take their favorite covered dish.
    A love offering will be taken for the group. All are welcomed to attend.