Today's Features

  • Knits & Knots to meet today


    TELL CITY – Would you like to knit or crochet hats and scarves for homeless shelters, veteran hospitals and Head Start children? Take your needles or crochet hooks and they’ll supply the yarn. The next meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 13, at Tell City First United Methodist Church.


    Cancer support group meeting weekly


  • EVANSVILLE – The Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana will join a nationwide celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts Gold Award.

    This highest award in Girl Scouting began as the Golden Eaglet of Merit (1916 – 1918) and evolved over the decades as the Gold Eaglet Award (1918-1938), the First Class Award (1838 – 1940), the Curved Bar Award (1940 – 1963), again the First Class Award (1963 – 1980), and finally the Girl Scout Gold Award (1980 – present).

  • CORYDON – Peacock Children’s Theatre in Corydon is seeking young actors for the production of “Charlotte’s Web” by E. B. White.

    Artistic Director Rita Harden stated most of the cast has been selected, however, several more actors are still needed to complete the cast.

  • PERRY COUNTY – Girls in grades kindergarten through 12 are invited to join Girl Scouts. There will be an informational registration meeting from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, at Twilight Towers-Tell City Housing Authority High Rise, located at 1648 10th St. in Tell City. This year, the membership fee is being reduced from $15 to $7.50, thanks to community donations.

    Girl Scouts offers learning experiences and fun for girls and adult volunteers. Adults can become leaders, co-leaders or just offer helping hands. For more information, call (812) 547-6832.

  • OIL TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL classes of 1948 and 1949 will have a joint annual class reunion at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, at the patio Steak House in Tell City. All other graduates of OTHS are also welcome.


    THE ALLEN FAMILY REUNION will be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Birdseye Conservation Club. Arrive early and enjoy the day. Meal will be at noon. Remember the date has been changed to the third Saturday. Any questions can be phoned to Kenny Wright (812) 836-2036.


  • Duane and Rachel Etienne of Magnet announce the birth of their son, Abel Silas.

    He was delivered July 30, 2015, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City. Abel weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18½ inches long.

    Mrs. Etienne is the former Rachel Brewer.

    Abel was welcomed home by his siblings, Asher, 9, and Anna, 6.

    Grandparents are Doyle and Lana Etienne of Magnet and Everett and Trudy Bowman of Campbellsburg.

    Great-grandparents are Morris and Melinda Hypes and Donald and Patricia Brewer, all of Campbellsburg.

  • Sean and Sarah Brady of Westfield announce the birth of their son, William Malone.

    He was delivered March 12, 2015, at St. Vincent Women’s Hospital in Indianapolis.

    He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21½ inches long.

    William was welcomed home by his brothers, Cameron, 16, and Cole, 14, and his sister, Caitlyn, 11.

    Mrs. Brady is the former Sarah Malone.

    Grandparents are Joe and Dorothy Malone of Tell City and the late Bill and Sharon Brady of Oklahoma City, Okla.