Today's Features

  • Michael and Delores Kessans will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sept. 20, 2015.

    Michael and the former Delores Carter were married Sept. 20, 1975, at St. Paul Catholic Church.

    They are the parents of two children, Kara Kessans of West Lafayette and Mika Knable of Georgetown. They also have two grandchildren, Cole and Lyla Knable.

    Delores retired from Cloverport Independent School System as a teacher and Michael was an electrician and owned Tom’s Electric in Tell City before his retirement. 

  • TELL CITY – The Hoosier National Forest will help launch an Every Kid in a Park program, as part of President Obama’s commitment to protect the nation’s unique outdoor spaces and ensure that every American has the opportunity to visit and enjoy them.

  • TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital celebrated the grand opening of the new facility May 21.

    The new facility includes state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, including the most advanced mammography equipment in the region. The PCMH Auxiliary donated funding to support the new mammography equipment.

    The mammography equipment at the hospital includes stereotactic biopsy equipment and promises advanced imaging and convenience for the patient and medical staff.  

  • CANNELTON – Gospel Tabernacle Church will host the second annual Song and Praise Jamboree at the church’s outdoor pavilion located at 5425 Girl Scout Road, Cannelton, on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 2 to 5 p.m. Light refreshments will be served during intermission. Everyone is welcome to attend.

  • TROY – St. Pius Catholic Church in Troy will hold its annual fall festival Sunday, Sept. 13.

    On the menu is the “famous soup” by the bowl and gallon, fried-chicken and roast-beef dinners, hamburgers, hot dogs, ice cream and homemade pie.

    Entertainment will be provided by the Crosswinds Band and there will be a giant yard sale, games for adults and children and a raffle. Serving will begin at 11 a.m.

    Those wanting to purchase bulk soup should take their own container.

  • TELL CITY – During the last Food Pantry Sunday at Tell City First United Methodist Church, the community donated 154 cans of tuna for local food panties.

    During the months of September, October and November, the church will build a wall of can goods in its main hallway for local food pantries.

    In September and October, yellow and orange cans will be collected and in November red and brown cans will be collected.

  • TELL CITY –The Lafayette Spring Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its first meeting for the 2015-16 year at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Perry County Museum in Cannelton. Lena Joyal will host and present a program on the flag code.

  • Chris and Megan Evans of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Theia Elizabeth Jean. She was delivered Aug. 4, 2015, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.

    Theia weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21 inches long. She was welcomed home by her sister, Teagan.

    Mrs. Evans is the former Megan Yaggi.

    Grandparents are John and Cindy Yaggi of Cannelton, Mike Evans of Tell City and the late Donna Evans and the late Sue Trinkel.