Today's Features

  • Myra Ridener and Eric Kieser, both of Tell City, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kay Linne of Tell City and the late Cliff Ridener. She is a 2004 graduate of Cannelton High School and a 2011 graduate of Daymar College. She earned an associates’ degree in medical administration and is employed at Advanced Rehabilitation Inc.

    The future groom is the son of Roger and Micki Kieser of Tell City. He is a 2001 graduate of Tell City High School and is employed at Tell City Boat Works.

  • Anthony and Allyson Kimbril of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Kathryn Grace.

    She was delivered July 9, 2015, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. Kathryn weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Mrs. Kimbril is the former Allyson Manwarren.

    Kathryn has four siblings, Joshua, 17; Corrie, 15; Caleb, 13 and Isaac, 5.

    Grandparents are Ray and Pat Mendoza of Cannelton, Perry and Danell Kimbril of Snead, Ala., and Marsha and Cisco Franks of Cullman, Ala.

  • ST. MEINRAD – In a brief ceremony in the Chapter Room, Tony Wolniakowski was clothed in the Benedictine habit at Saint Meinrad Archabbey Aug. 5.

    He begins a year of monastic formation, including study of the Rule of St. Benedict and monastic history.

    Novice Tony, 28, is a native of Lansing, Mich. Most recently, he worked for the State of Michigan as an insurance complaint analyst in the Department of Insurance and Financial Services.

  • ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting an exhibit of works on paper titled “Close to Home.”

    Three artists from the New Harmony area will be exhibiting their work in the gallery. Friends for years, they create art that is very different, not only in the choice of medium but in how they see and interpret the world around them.

  • Josh and Kristi Etienne of Leopold announce the birth of their daughter, Josie Sue Etienne.

    She was delivered at 7:53 a.m. July 23, 2015, at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.

    Josie weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19½ inches long.

    Mrs. Etienne is the former Kristi Katterhenry.

    Josie was welcomed home by her brother, Jax, 2, and her sister, Jaylie, 5.

    Maternal grandparents are Debbie Katterhenry of Tell City and the late Gary Katterhenry.

  • ST. MEINRAD – Two monks professed their temporary vows as Benedictine monks in a ceremony on Aug. 6 at Saint Meinrad Archabbey.

    They have completed their novitiate, a year of prayer and study of the Benedictine way of life. As is the custom during the profession of vows, they were assigned religious names. Novice John Avery will be Brother Stephen and Novice Charles Peñalosa will now be known as Brother Lorenzo.

    Brother Stephen, 29, of Indianapolis, attended North Central High School and was a member of St. Pius X Parish.

  • THE LAGRANGE FAMILY reunion will be held at St. Isidore’s church hall near Bristow Saturday, Aug. 29. Family members are asked to arrive in time to begin serving at 12:30 p.m. Central with a carry-in dinner.

    Family members should take a dish, serving utensils and drinks for their family. Plates and cups will be provided. Each family attending is asked to take an item of memorabilia to display.

    There will be a family music jam, so take an instrument and play along. This year, more activities and games will be provided for all ages.