Today's Features

  • Heather Lynn Collins of Newburgh and Justin Eugene Stein of Evanston announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Brent Collins and Doug and Karen Wright, all of Newburgh. She is a 2006 graduate of Castle High School. She works as an office administrator at Advanced Rehabilitation Inc. in Tell City.
    Mr. Stein is the son of Dirk and Roxanna Stein of Evanston. He’s a 2006 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and is self-employed at Stein Turkey Farm LLC.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Steven Lutgring of Tell City announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Madeline Lutgring of Tell City to Wesley Peter of Owensboro, Ky., son of Larry Peter and Pam Burst, both of Tell City.

    The bride-elect is a Tell City High School graduate and a graduate of Tri State Beauty College. She works as a hair stylist at Domestic Goddess in Tell City.
    Mr. Peter is a graduate of Tell City High School and of Owensboro Community College with a degree in applied science. He is employed at Metalsa in Owensboro.

  • Twenty-three members of the local congregation of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon) met at the Tell City Windy Creek Trailhead on Highway 37 March 31.

    Under the direction of Branch President Larry Hardman and his counselor, Daniel Hinkle, the group dug weeds and grass, trimmed shrubs, sprayed weeds and spread mulch to clean up and improve the appearance of the area. The church is known throughout the world for participating in many service projects. This project was coordinated with Mayor Barbara Ewing and Recreation Director Maurice Harpenau.

  • The Perry County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting at Tell City Fast Lube, 1447 10th St., March 31. 

    Pictured in front from the left are Cheri Taylor, chamber director; Chris Little; Mayor Barbara Ewing; Amanda Smitson and Bill Thomas. In the back are Gerald Yackle; Ryan Simpson in Winnie the Pooh costume; Sadie Kellems; Sierra Kellems; Angel Gaynor; Mikayla Thomas and Jason Gaynor.

  • LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Western Kentucky-based specialized hauler First Class Services was awarded first place in multiple categories at the Mid-America Trucking Show held March 22-24 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville.

    The 2005 Peterbilt named “First Gear” is owned by a 17-year-old Tanner Stroup, son of First Class Services Inc. owner Randy Stroup and will be on a coast-to-coast U.S. tour this year competing for a national title. First Class won a world title in 2008 and a national title in 2011.

  • TELL CITY – The Perry County Junior Women have begun their annual geranium sales. Four-inch pots are $3.25 and come in dark red, salmon, white-pink splash, pink and purple. Hanging baskets are $15 and come in double red, white with a pink center and dark purple.

  • Deanna Lane and Jeremy Braun of Sullivan, Mo., announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Ray and Nancy Lane of Tell City.
    She is a 2007 graduate of Cannelton High School and a 2010 graduate of Sanford-Brown College. She works at Patients First Health Care.
    Mr. Braun is the son of Alan Braun and Sue and Paul Jokerst, all of Sullivan.
    He graduated from Sullivan High School in 2001 and attended East Central College. He works at Wal-Mart Distribution Center.

  • Men’s annual Lenten breakfasts end Saturday
    PERRY COUNTY — The Men’s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County will end its 43rd annual Lenten breakfast series Saturday at Tell City United Methodist Church. The breakfast will be held from 7 to 8 a.m. Donations are $3.
    For more information call Bill Simpson at 547-8906 or Randy Lautner at 547-8982. This is a Christian men’s project. These annual breakfasts started in 1976 and are for all men and boys. Members of all dominations and churches are welcome.

  • TCHS 1962
    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Class of 1962 will celebrate its 50th class reunion Aug. 11 at the American Legion.
    Organizers are still attempting to locate the following classmates: Michael Crook, Janette Davis, Royce Devillez, Ernest Goody, Terrel Laflin, Linda Ludwig, Joetta Reed, Kenny Vincent and Richard Wheatley.
    If anyone has any information in regard to these classmates, contact Kaye (Goble) Kleeman at 547-5875 or send e-mail to tc62classreunion@gmail.com.

  • 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.