Today's Features

  • Tim and Sandra Kratzer of Tell City will celebrate their silver anniversary Friday, Feb. 21.

    Mrs. Kratzer is the former Sandra Jane Spencer. They have two daughters, Ashley Kratzer, 24, and Laura Kratzer, 19, both of Tell City.

  • Robert and Jamie Guillaume of Leopold announce the birth of their son, Jacob Ray. He was born at 9:44 a.m. Jan. 26, 2014, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.

    He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.
    Mrs. Guillaume is the former Jamie Cutter. Jacob has two brothers, Carson, 7, and Gavin, 5.

    Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Fay Pierrard and Steve and Laura Cutter, all of Tell City. Paternal grandparents are Ed and Beverly Guillaume of Leopold.

    Great-grandparents are Jim and Dorothy Cutter.

  • February 21

  • TROY – The Ladies Lenten Prayer Coffees will begin March 8 at St. Pius Catholic Church in Troy. St. Paul Catholic Church will co-host. All coffees will be from 9 to 10 a.m.

  • PERRY COUNTY – The Men’s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County has finalized plans for its annual Lenten breakfasts. Cannelton United Church of Christ will host the first breakfast Saturday, March 8.

    The breakfasts will continue each Saturday morning throughout the Lenten season from 7 to 8 a.m. Donations are $3.

  • TELL CITY – The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Perry County will host a kickoff event at 5:30 p.m. today, at Tell City Moose Lodge.

    The kickoff will honor cancer survivors and caregivers and will feature information about how the community and residents have benefitted from the funds raised at Relay For Life.

    Those interested will also be able to register to participate for the overnight event to be held June 14 and 15, beginning at 2 p.m. at Perry Central Community School Corp. and the school track.

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  • Keith and Cindy Culbertson of Bristow are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Tara Rochelle Culbertson, to Cody Allen Schaefer of St. Meinrad.

    Cody is the son of Daniel and Pamela Schaefer of St. Meinrad.

    Tara is a graduate of Perry Central High School and is employed at OFS Plant 1 in Huntingburg and Indiana Laborers Union in Bloomington.

    Cody is employed at OFS Plant 18 in Huntingburg. The private wedding ceremony is being planned for May 31, 2014, with formal reception invitations being issued.

  • ST. MEINRAD – Greg C. Adams, an archivist at the Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, will deliver the annual Black History Lecture at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

    His lecture, “The Banjo and the American Experience: Looking Behind the Mask of ‘America's Instrument,’” will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. in St. Bede Theater.

    He will trace the development of what we know as the modern banjo from its African origins through American slavery to the present time.