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Today's Features

  • 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.
     

  • NEW ALBANY – Reese Michael Miller of Tell City was recently named to Indiana University Southeast’s dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester. Miller is a 2014 graduate of Tell City High School. His goal is to double major in chemistry and biology and attend medical school. He is the son of Jeff and Michelle Miller of Tell City.

  • Deer Creek Baptist Valentine’s dinner set for Sunday

    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church will host a Valentine’s dinner beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15.

    On Sunday, Feb. 22, Jordan Morris from Indian Creek Baptist Camp will share scripture and tell about camp opportunities for 2015.

    Following the worship service, the youth will have a pasta meal.

    Wednesday night regular services have changed slightly. Bible study and choir practice, and youth and children’s activities are all held at 6 p.m.

  • 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.

  • Perry Central Elementary School’s science team recently competed in a three-day online competition that earned members fourth place in their division and fifth overall in all divisions.

    The competition consisted of an individual component, during which four students answered 15 questions about an article they’d read; an experimental round with a panel of 10 members who answered questions about an experiment they’d carried out the previous week.

  • Archabbey hosting exhibit on St. Meinrad
    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting an exhibit that sets the monastery’s namesake, the martyr St. Meinrad, into the context of his own monastery, the Abbey of Reichenau.
    The exhibit will be on display until July 31.

    For library hours, call (812) 357-6401 or (800) 987-7311, or visit the Archabbey Library’s website: www.saintmeinrad.edu/library/hours/.
    The exhibit is free and open to the public.

  • ST. MEINRAD – A group of adults and children from two local Catholic churches plan to travel to Belize next summer to build a home for a family in need. The groups are traveling under the auspices of Hand in Hand Ministries, a non-profit organization headquartered in Louisville, Ky. The organization assists people who face economic challenges in Louisville, Appalachia, Belize and Nicaragua.

  • 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 6

  • Sean and Myra Stumler of Magnet announce the birth of their son, Blake Matthew. He was delivered at 2:13 p.m. Aug. 12, 2014, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.

    Blake weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21½ inches long.
    Mrs. Stumler is the former Myra Feltner.

    Blake was welcomed home by his brother, Luke, 6, and his sister, Brooke, 3.

    Maternal grandparents are Dan and Lana Feltner of Derby. Paternal grandparents are Paul and Diane Stumler of Magnet.
     

  • Alex and Amber Gillians of Cannelton welcomed their son, Xavier Christian, Dec. 29, 2014, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.

    He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19 inches long.

    Xavier has a brother, Kolton Joshua Gillians, 3.

    Mrs. Gillians is the former Amber Dartt.

    Grandparents are David Dartt and Cherish Moore of Cannelton; Rebecca Wilson and Charlie Snyder of Lewisport, Ky.; Christina Gillians of Cloverport, Ky., and Gregory Gillians of Hancock County, Ky.