• Ribbon cutting, open house Wednesday for New Directions Health and Fitness Club

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon-cutting and open house event Wednesday for New Directions Health and Fitness.

    The open house will be conducted with tours and promotions from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The chamber ribbon cutting event will take place at noon in honor of the new owners, Angie and Eric Foury. There will be prize drawings and specials during the grand opening.

  • Nicole Risse joins Dixon Realty sales team

    TELL CITY – Nicole Risse has joined the sales team at Dixon Realty as an associate broker.

    She recently completed the requirements for her real-estate license and will be working with the full-service real estate company and serving clients.

    “Whether you are looking to buy or sell a house, I will work diligently to find exactly what you are looking for,” Risse said.

    Risse and her husband, Sean, live in Tell City. She is a native of Spencer County but has long family ties to Perry County.

  • Hospital’s Williams elected regional surgery group president

    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital is proud to announce Earla Williams, surgery nurse manager, has been elected as the president-elect for the Association of Operating Nurses Chapter 1507. The chapter has members from Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky.

    As president-elect, Williams will represent the Chapter at the AORN Conference in New Orleans this year and the Chapter in Nashville the following year. She is also tasked with assisting the president with any duties she currently holds. She will officially take the president’s position fall of 2018.

  • Job fair postponed until Feb. 1 due to weather

    TELL CITY – A job fair slated for today at the Schergens Center has been postponed due to the recent snowstorms and rescheduled for Feb. 1. The times will remain the same. Students will meet with businesses from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is then invited to attend from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

  • New owners cooking up success on Tell Street




    Like most couples, Shawn and Kelly Perryman are used to hard work. Shawn worked 20 years at Masterbrand Cabinets in Ferdinand and successfully rose through the ranks at the largest cabinet manufacturer in North America.

  • PCMH welcomes Dr. Glenn Sherman

    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital announced the addition of Dr. Glenn Sherman and expansion of the Spencer County Clinic in early January. Dr. Sherman will provide services at the new Spencer County Clinic beginning Monday, Jan. 15.

    Sherman is not a new face to the area as he has been serving the community for more than 24 years in both private practice and nursing home care.

  • Hospital offering new therapy for chronic pain relief

    Patients suffering from lifelong chronic pain now have a new treatment option available. Dry needling therapy is available at Perry County Memorial Hospital. This revolutionary new treatment intervention is helping bring pain relief to athletes and individuals who have been suffering for years. 

    Dry needling is an effective and specialized therapeutic treatment for muscular tension and spasm. It involves the insertion of fine filament needles into the skin and muscle directly at a myofascial trigger point.

  • Woodland invasive species workshop Jan. 30

    TELL CITY – Emerald ash borer, chestnut blight, Dutch elm disease, the list goes on and on of introduced insects and diseases that have wreaked havoc on Indiana forests. Invasive species are a scourge of our woodlands and natural areas.

    It is important that landowners understand these threats and how to combat them and prevent future threats from causing additional damage to our native forests. 

  • Thermwood announces promotions, new hires

    Dauby named manager of demonstrations and software sales


    DALE – Thermwood Corp. has announced the promotion of Patrick Dauby to manager of demonstrations and software sales. In his new role, Dauby will be responsible for managing and scheduling Thermwood’s customer demonstration facility and overseeing CNC solutions for customers that range over a wide variety of applications.

  • Operation Round Up grant cycle opens

    PERRY COUNTY – Southern Indiana Power announces that its Operation Round Up board of trustees will accept applications from through Feb. 15, with disbursement in March. Applications are available in the Southern Indiana Power office and on the website at www.sinpwr.com.

    Click on the “My Community” tab, then “Operation Round Up” and select the appropriate application link. Due to the possible volume there will be no blank applications mailed.