Today's Features

  • TELL CITY – Thea Phi Alpha chose sorority member Darian Oliva to represent them in the 2015 Miss Greek Indiana University pageant. The event is hosted by Delta Chi fraternity to raise funds and awareness for the V Foundation for Cancer Research along with each of the chapter philanthropies the contestants represent.

    Oliva raised $4,200, with more than $600 going to  her chapter’s local philanthropy, the Salvation Army of Bloomington, earning her the honor of top fundraiser for the event.

  • GUATEMALA – Southern Indiana Power lineman Eric Schank will join a crew of 13 other Indiana electric-cooperative linemen traveling to Guatemala in late April.

    Project Indiana: Empowering Global Communities for a Better Tomorrow, is part of an international initiative to bring electricity to a developing area in Guatemala.

  • Jacqueline Bolin and Dylan Froehlich announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rick and Michelle Bolin of Cannelton.

    The future groom is the son of Don and Debbie Froehlich of Tell City.

    The wedding ceremony is planned for 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Southern Indiana Horsemen’s Club. A reception will follow at the same location.

    Formal invitations have been issued but all family and friends are welcome to attend.

  • JASPER – As of March 13, 2 Sign Guys is under new ownership. Serice Stenftenagel of Jasper has purchased this longtime area business.
    As owner of Little Si’s Construction and Kreations by Serice, Stenftenagel understands business needs. She has sixteen years combined experience running day-to-day business operations.

  • LEOPOLD –The Leopold Gang 4-H Club held its first meeting of the year Tuesday, March 10, at 6 p.m. at Perry Central High School. Pizza was served along with drinks and cookies.

    The meeting began with an activity in which teams placed paper plates above their heads and drew pictures. The crowd voted on the best artwork.

    Adam Dauby called the meeting to order. For roll call members offered their favorite movies.

  • ST. MEINRAD – A group of adults and children from two local Catholic churches plan to travel to Belize this 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.

  • The Perry County Quality of Life Committee asked young people to reflect on their  home communities. In the last of a series of essays,  Perry County junior-high-school students talk about what they value most.


    Home is where my family is

  • Community Holy Week services planned


    TELL CITY – Local churches in Tell City are sponsoring public Holy Week services in Tell City. Today’s Maundy Thursday service will be held at Tell City First United Methodist Church and a Good Friday service will be held at Evangelical United Church of Christ. Everyone is invited to attend as a way to enter into the spirituality of Holy Week.


    Tenebrea service set for Good Friday