Today's Features

  • CANNELTON – St. Michael Church would like to announce winners of its annual turkey bingo raffle held Sunday, Nov. 19. A special thanks to everyone who donated raffle prizes and purchased tickets. This is the church’s main fundraiser for the year and parishioners appreciate all support.

    Prizes, donors and winners are as follows:

  • Morgan and Natalie Labhart of Newburgh welcome home a son, Clark Wayne Labhart, who was born Oct. 1, 2017, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds 10 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are the late Kathleen and Paul Clark of Newburgh. Paternal grandparents are Kenneth and Betty Labhart of Rono.

    The mother is the former Natalie Clark.

  • Randy and Rachel Roccia are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Lynn Roccia, 28, of Peru, to Jeffrey Wayne McBride, 28, the son of Jerry and Linda McBride of Yorktown. Sarah is a graduate of Tell City High School, and graduated magna cum laude from Indiana State University. She is currently in her fifth year as the band-choir director at North Miami Community Schools in Denver, Indiana.

  • Lutheran bazaar Saturday


    EVANSTON – The annual Christmas Bazaar at St. John’s Lutheran Church near Evanston, located one-half mile west of New Boston, is scheduled for Saturday Dec. 2, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Homemade candy, apple dumplings, cheeseballs, and turnip slaw will be available, as well as baked goods, including springerles. From 6 to 9 a.m., breakfast will be served. Lunch will be served from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome.


  • Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda, and St. Meinrad Catholic Church announce Advent Penance Service, Christmas and new Mass times.

    Wednesday, Dec. 6 – 6:30 p.m., Advent Parish Penance Service; St. Meinrad Catholic Church

    Sunday, Dec. 24 – 3:30 p.m., Mass for the Nativity of the Lord, St. Meinrad Catholic Church; 10 p.m., Mass for the Nativity of the Lord, St. Meinrad Catholic Church

    Monday, Dec. 25 – Midnight, Mass of the Nativity of the Lord (Midnight Mass), Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church

  • Kara Michelle McClintic and Trent William Gunn announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Mike McClintic of Brownsville, Ky., and Kim McClintic of Tell City.

    She is a graduate of Tell City High School and earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Southern Indiana.  She is currently employed at Ohio Valley Gas Corp. in Tell City.

  • ST. MEINRAD – The public is welcome to join the Benedictine monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey as they celebrate Christmas in the Archabbey Church. All times are Central.

    On Christmas Eve, Sunday, Dec. 24, vigils will begin at 7 p.m. and Mass will be celebrated at 10 p.m.

    The Mass of Christmas Day will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 25.

  • Christmas can be a painful time for some. It may be the first Christmas without a loved family member who has recently passed or it may be a time that has always been difficult.

  • Doug and Jean Galey of St. Croix celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 14, 2017, at the Derby Community Center with a dinner among friends and family. The couple was married at Branchville Methodist Church Oct. 14, 1967.

    They have three children, Richard Galey of Georgetown, Keith (Jackie) Galey of Evansville and David (April) Galey of St. Croix; and four grandchildren, Sidney, Jackson, Shelby and Vivian Galey.

    Jean’s siblings include James Knieriem, Faye Evrard, Donnie Knieriem and Joyce Tooke. Doug had a sister, the late Lavaughn Sprinkle.

  • SANTA CLAUS – GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays is a helpful, encouraging seminar for people facing the holidays after a loved one’s death. Please join us on Thursday, Nov. 30, at 6 p.m. CST, or Sunday, Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. at Santa Claus United Methodist Church.

    The seminar features video interviews with counselors, grief experts, and other people who have experienced the holidays after their loved one’s death and who offer practical suggestions and reassurance. These people share honestly about: