Today's Features

  • Memorial Hospital’s grief program begins March 3
    JASPER – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center will host the presentation “Grief Has Its Seasons: Grieving as a Natural Process” March 3 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Medical Arts Conference Center located in the Medical Arts Building at 721 W. 13th Street, Jasper. The program will be presented by Michael G. Jones, chaplain at Memorial Hospital.

  • TELL CITY – Air Force Airman Steven W. Smith graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

    Smith completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

    Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

  • February 14
    Virgie Simpson, Brian Sims, Jamie Lynn Byrd, Wade Esarey, Calvin Hartz, Andrea Leibering, Jason Edwards, Betty Curl, Shirley King, Wanda Sarrow, Mike Litherland, Marie Colucci, Charlie Johnson, Courtney Glenn, Jordan Dauby, Brandi Wheeler, Michael Wettstain, Rachel Cartwright, Wanda Evans, Mandy Meade, Elizabeth Coultas, Claire Elizabeth Davis, Andrew Joseph Bishop, Gabrielle Sophia Ettensohn, Corey Richards, Alexis Turner.

  • Eric and Angie Foury announce the birth of their son, Trent Edward. He was born Jan. 23, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville. He weighed 9 pounds, 7½ ounces and was 22½ inches long.

    Mrs. Foury is the former Angie Schroeder. Trent has one sister, Jana, 2.
    Grandparents are Mike and Lori Schroeder, Peggy Hodskins and Ed and Vicki Foury, all of Tell City.

    Great-grandparents are Glena and Beverly Schroeder, Maryann Blandford, Delores Foury and Bill and Wilma Barnhart, all of Tell City.

  • Josh and Amy Smith of Indianapolis announce the birth of their daughter, Meredith Jane. She was born Jan. 25, 2014, at Community North in Indianapolis.

    She weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18½ inches long. Mrs. Smith is the former Amy Upmeyer.

    Maternal grandparents are Jane and Steve Upmeyer of Tell City.

    Paternal grandparents are Dan and Shelly Smith of Pittsboro and Brenda and Truman Lollar of Warsaw.

  • Brent and Vicky Heeke of Meadows Place, Texas, announce the birth of their son, Luke Raymond. He was born Feb. 1, 2014, and weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21½ inches long.

    Mrs. Heeke is the former Vicky Wood. Luke has seven brothers, John, Daniel, Benjamin, Joseph, David, Michael and Stephen.

    Maternal grandparents are David and Becky Wood of Sugarland, Texas. Paternal grandparents are Frank and Martha Heeke of Evanston. Great-grandparents are John and Martha  Martin of Sugarland, Texas and Anna Heeke of Tell City.

  • Kyle and Valerie Knieriem announce the birth of their daughter, Kate Olivia. She was born at 8:30 a.m. Dec, 22, 2013, at Owensboro Regional Health. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Mrs. Knieriem is the former Valerie Daum. Kate has two brothers, Luke, 4, and Jack, 2.

    Maternal grandparents are Joe and Mary Daum of Tell City. Paternal grandparents are Sherry and the late Jerome Knieriem of Magnet.

    Great-grandparent is Ruth Daum of Tell City.

  • Stephanie Robinson Mayfield of Tell City was recently honored for her academic performance at Vincennes University at Jasper.

    She was named to the school’s dean’s list and was also accepted into the nursing program.

    Mayfield is a graduate of Perry Central High School and lives in Tell City with her husband, David Mayfield and their daughter, Arianna.

  • TELL CITY – First United Methodist Church invites all children in the community to join them Sunday at 4 p.m. for Messy Church.

    This month’s theme is being loyal. Church leaders says kids will learn that being loyal means loving others as Jesus does and will be based on the story of Naomi and Ruth.

    Adults are also welcome to attend and help.  There will be games, activities, fun, food and an opportunity to learn more about God. Last month’s theme was "putting on the full armor of God.”