• B & A Construction, Design open Tell City office

    TELL CITY – Some people often wonder what the letters “B” and “A” stand for in B & A Construction and Design? 

    Owner Roger Thacker, named his business after his two sons Bryan and Andy.  Both boys have grown up surrounded by the construction business. They have been a big part of the company’s past and will continue to be involved in the future of the business.

  • Derby General Store reopens

    DERBY – The Derby General Store, located on Indiana 66 in Derby, celebrated its re-opening Saturday, Aug. 6. The Derby General Store offers a full line of groceries, snacks, fresh meats and supplies, gasoline and diesel. There is also full service bait shop, along with fishing tackle and supplies.

    The store hours are Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call the Derby General Store at (812) 836-2775 or visit the Derby General Store Facebook page.

  • Cleaning up
  • Operation Roundup to accept applications beginning Aug. 1

    PERRY COUNTY – Thanks to the collective donations, Operation Round Up is becoming a very successful way to provide funds to local community programs and projects.     

  • Lynch awarded Doc Hollywood award
  • Operation Round Up grants awarded

    PERRY COUNTY – Once again, Southern Indiana Power members have shown their dedication to the local community through their participation in the Operation Round Up program.  These funds are generated by Southern Indiana Power members who voluntarily “round up” their electric bills to the next highest dollar, to carry out the cooperative principle of “concern for community.” 

    On the average, each participating member contributes about $6 per year.

  • News to be honored at Schweizer Fest dinner

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the annual Schweizer Fest Testimonial Dinner to honor Perry County News on Thursday, Aug. 11. The event will be held at the Knights of Columbus where the social hour will begin at 5:30 pm and dinner at 6:30 pm.

  • TC Pretzel joins Indiana Home Grown

    TELL CITY – Tell City Pretzel has been recognized by the Indiana State Department of Agriculture’s Indiana Grown initiative. Through its Indiana Grown membership, Tell City Pretzel will expand its reach to both consumers and retail partners, taking advantage of additional marketing support, event opportunities and more.

  • Kicking it into drive
  • Building on Indiana’s strong business climate




    Lloyd Arnold

    Indiana House District 74


    Recent economic reports show Indiana’s economy is continuing to grow stronger. Our state has added 38,000 new jobs over the last year, 147,800 new jobs since January 2013 and our labor force participation is at its highest point since 2009, creating more jobs for Hoosiers. Indiana is a state that works.