Today's Features

  • TELL CITY – In order to help members of the community be better health-care consumers, VNA Plus is promoting Wise Health Consumer Month. The primary goal is to teach people how to be more involved in their own health care.

  • TELL CITY – The Tell City Band Boosters are accepting donations for the annual Tell City Band Boosters Auction to be held Saturday at Tell City High School.
    Boosters are contacting area businesses seeking donated items for the auction and would welcome public donations such as gently used furniture, appliances, household items as well as large items such as a vehicles or recreational vehicles.
    The organization is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) group and large donations could be tax-deductible.

  • A ribbon cutting was held to celebrate the new location of Petals Floral Shop at 425 Main Street in Tell City.

    Pictured in the front row from left are David Carney, Linda Egar, Becky Paulin, Mayor Barbara Ewing, Jenny Richter and Carolyn Carney.

  • Thursday February 10
    Perry County Council on Aging lunch at noon; bingo 12:30 p.m. and afternoon euchre at OAKS in Cannelton.
    AA Perry County Group meeting at Schergens Center, Tell City, 10 a.m., information call 547-3730 or 547-2318.
    Widow’s Barrel Food Pantry, 821 10th St., in former Newman-May School, open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 547-0834 for appointment. Park on the street.

  • St. Boniface to host spaghetti dinner Saturday
    FULDA – St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda will host a spaghetti dinner at the church from 3 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
    The parish family of St. Boniface Catholic Church invites neighbors and friends to celebrate Saint Valentine with an evening of good food and live entertainment.
    Spaghetti dinners will cost $8 for adults and $5 for children. Proceeds will benefit the facilities and grounds of historic St. Boniface Church.
    The parish center is located on Highway 545, south of the church.

  • Sisters to explain history of Mass
    FERDINAND – Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will offer a program, “Sunday Eucharist: Why We Do What We Do,” that will explain the history and meaning of various parts of the Mass.

  • To keep the birthday list updated, The Perry County News needs your help. Call 547-3424 if you want to add a name, make a change or if a name or date is wrong. If a person is deceased, please advise the newspaper so the name can be removed from the list. This information is appreciated. You can add names for the year if you like.
    February 11

  • Annalee Grace Sosh
    Nathan and Emilee Sosh of Princeton announce the birth of their daughter, Annalee Grace Sosh, Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and 221⁄2 inches.
    Mrs. Sosh is the former Emilee Hale. Annalee has one sibling, Taylor Ann Sosh, 2.
    Grandparents are Kenny and Joann Sosh and Darrell and Merry Hale, all of Tell City.

  • The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    Parks and Rec meeting Wednesday
    CANNELTON – The board of directors for the Perry County Parks and Recreation board will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9.
    The meeting will be held in the courthouse annex.

  • ROCKPORT – Indiana Works will hold a Work Incentive Seminar Event at the Spencer County Public Library in Rockport at 1 p.m. Feb. 17.
    This WISE event can assist people receiving Social Security disability benefits who are interested in exploring work options and using incentives available through Social Security to keep benefits while trying to work. These incentives may help you financially.