• Perry Central alumna on list of top lawyers in Arizona

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – The American Society of Legal Advocates has named Michelle Niehaus Ogborne, a founding partner of Phoenix-based Ogborne Law PLC, as one of the “Top 40 Under 40” Family Law Attorneys in Arizona for 2016.

  • SWCD offering landowners admission to March 2 grazing meeting

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District will sponsor a maximum of 10 livestock producers who live in Perry County to attend the Southern Indiana Grazing Conference.

  • Local video production company expands scope


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    TELL CITY – Larry Peter, a Perry County native and the owner of Power Plant Productions, once worked solely in New Orleans but now more than ever, he considers Perry County his family’s home.

    Power Plant productions does all kinds of audio/video work from commercials to producing original music. The company wasn’t always so versatile, and it used to be in a very different place, both geographically and in its range of services.

  • United Way of Perry County welcomes new board members

    The United Way of Perry County has welcomed six new members of its board of trustees. New members joining the United Way team are Erin Emerson, Brian Fletcher, Jeff Hilgenhold, Kassandra Zellers Risse, Nicole Rogier and Karen Snyder.

    Each year, the United Way invites individuals to serve on the Board of Trustees who represent the diversity of Perry County.  These dedicated volunteers govern the work of the United Way of Perry County.

  • Steve Bennett elected president of Peoples Trust & Savings Bank

    BOONVILLE – The Board of Directors of Peoples Trust & Savings Bank, Boonville, has announced the election of Steve M. Bennett has its new president. Bennett started with the bank in 2006 as its head of operations. In addition to being president, Bennett will also retain the title of chief operating officer. His new role was effective Jan. 27. Bennett has nearly 27 years of banking experience. 

  • Branchville Correctional Facility recognizes employees of the quarter

    BRANCHVILLE – The Branchville Employee Appreciation Team is proud to announce Branchville Correctional Facility’s Employees of the Quarter. They are:

    • Supervisor of the Quarter: Kelly Hubert.  She is a Unit Team manager at the facility.  She began her career at Branchville in 2007.

    “Kelly Hubert is in a position that can really shape the facility and its culture,” Superintendent Kathy Alvey said. “She is a very hard worker and is a go to person.  She is well deserving of this award.”

  • Young farmers gather for Farm Bureau’s annual kickoff meeting


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    CHRISNEY – While there’s still a great many cold nights between now and planting season, new generations of Spencer County Farmers are already looking ahead to a busy 2016. Jonathan and Derika Spaetti, local representatives for Indiana Farm Bureau’s Young Farmer Program, held a kickoff meeting Jan. 13 at the community center in Chrisney to inform the latest crop of farming families of all the opportunities available to help them grow in the agricultural industry.

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  • Branchville Correctional Facility bids farewell to two long-time employees

    BRANCHVILLE – The close of 2015 brought with it the end of two very distinguished careers at Branchville Correctional Facility. On Dec. 29, Officer Maureen Palmer retired, and on Dec. 31, administrative assistant Richard Newton retired.

  • Hibbett Sporting Goods to open TC store

    TELL CITY  – Hibbett Sporting Goods, a national sporting goods retailer based in Birmingham, Ala., has announced plans for a new store in Tell City. Hibbett Sports plans to open their new location this spring in Lincoln Park Plaza along Indiana 66. The storefront is currently undergoing renovations in anticipation of the opening.

    The store anticipates employing eight full- and part-time team members.