Today's Features

  • Joe and Rosie LaGrange of St. Croix plan to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

    Mr. LaGrange and the former Rosemary Heeke were married Oct. 24, 1964, at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Siberia.

    They are the parents of Tamara Dexter of Evansville, Tim LaGrange of Jeffersonville and Tara Bishop of Bandon. They have 10 grandchildren.

    Mr. LaGrange retired from Perry Central Community School Corp.

    Rosemary worked at Tell City National Bank, Franklin Insurance Co. and Insurance Advantage.

  • Tiffany and Kyle Rasche were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony June 21, 2014, on the Jasper Riverwalk.

    The bride is the daughter of Lynn Daverin of St. Croix and Keith and Michelle Englert of Dale. The groom is the son of Steve and Jan Rasche of Ferdinand.

    The bride was given in marriage by her father in a ceremony officiated by Bruce Collins.

  • BRISTOW – Due to the Bristow Octoberfest planned for Sunday, services at Bristow Christian Church will be moved to 9 a.m.

  • TELL CITY – Tell City First United Methodist Church has new office hours.

    Effective immediately, office hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday and from 8 a.m. to noon Friday.

  • CANNELTON – Cannelton United Methodist Church will host a blessing of the animals at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, in the church parking lot at Taylor and Third streets in Cannelton.

    All animals are welcome and must be leashed or under control at all times. The public is welcome to attend.

  • TELL CITY – The Tell City First United Methodist church now offers Celebrate Recovery Ministry to the community.

    The group meets every Sunday afternoon at 5 p.m. in the social hall at the church. “Celebrate Recovery is for anyone who is struggling with the bondage of alcoholic and drugs, but it is also for anyone wrestling with depression, overeating or anything that holds one hostage from the freedom and joy Christ offers us all,” said church leaders.

  • TELL CITY – First United Methodist Church in Tell City invites the community to join them for worship celebration Sunday mornings at 9 a.m. for a seven-week sermon series, focusing on “I am” statements in the gospel of John.

    Church leaders say “too often the world and others want to define who Jesus is, but in John’s Gospel – through the statements – Jesus defines himself.”

    The sermon series will run through Sunday, Oct. 19.

  • 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.

    October 10

  • Montana Harlen and Amanda Scott of Leopold announce the birth of their son, Waylon Bryce. He was delivered Sept. 29, 2014, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.

    He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19¾ inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Steven and Cheryl Scott of Bristow.

    Paternal grandparents are Cindy Davis of Ferdinand and Kermit G. Harlen of Velpen.

    Great-grandparents are Mary Cox of Bristow, Linda Clark of Jasper and Louise and Lloyd Metz of Ferdinand.

  • Craig and Sara Harpenau of Bristow announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Samantha Harpenau, to Byron Hubert, son of Jim and Marilyn Hubert of Leopold.

    The couple will be united in marriage during a 1 p.m. ceremony Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at St. Ferdinand Church in Ferdinand.

    The prospective bride is a 2007 graduate of Perry Central High School and graduated in 2013 from Butler University with a doctorate in pharmacy science. She is employed as a pharmacist at CVS.