• William Tell Elementary releases second nine-weeks honor rolls

    TELL CITY – William Tell Elementary School has released its honor rolls for the second nine weeks of the 2016-17 school year.

    Second grade distinguished honor roll: Claire R. Epple, Kianna R. Glynn, Luke M. Hagedorn, Hadley P. Hayko, Sena G. Hazumi, Riley R. Huffman, Callista S. Krieg, Isabele R. Krieg, Ilynd E. Lawalin, Maddilyn R. Lochner, Kason R. Naviaux, Dewayne A.L. Rapier, William L. Sheldon, Nichole M. Sipes, Brady C. Stallings, Ollie C. Toothman and Jude C. Young.

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  • Head Start opens registration, plans open house

    LEOPOLD – The Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Head Start and Early Head Start are currently taking applications for enrollment for the 2017-18 school year.

    On Friday, Feb. 17, they encourage any interested family or community member to attend the open house between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Guests may visit the classroom to learn more about Head Start and Early Head Start.

    The North Perry County Head Start Center is located at 11180 French Ridge Road, next to Perry Central School.

  • USI, Trilogy embark on unique public-private partnership

    EVANSVILLE – The University of Southern Indiana’s Center for Healthy Aging and Wellness announces its first public-private partnership to increase educational and career opportunities for students interested in working with older adults. Trilogy Health Services has committed $50,000 to fund six annual scholarships for USI undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of clinical and non-clinical disciplines.

  • Perry Central pre-school and kindergarten roundup set to begin February

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary is accepting enrollment for Preschool and Kindergarten 2017-18 school year. There are two opportunities to enroll, the first will be Feb. 16-17 and the second enrollment date will be in April. Information will be sent out again prior to second enrollment.

    Children who will be 4 by Aug. 1, are eligible to attend preschool and children who will be 5 by Aug. 1, are eligible for kindergarten.

    Preschool round-up will be Friday, Feb. 17, and kindergarten round-up will be held on Thursday, Feb. 16. 

  • Calling all future engineers

    BOONVILLE – Calling all future engineers. Purdue Extension invites youth in grades 6-8 to join us at the Warrick County 4-H Center in Boonville for the Boilermaker Blast. It will be a day of tinkering, building, and designing.

    Participants will experiment with different gadgets, robots, and kits to build and design new things. Boilermaker Blast will take place on Saturday, Feb. 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Community foundation offering scholarship opportunities

    PERRY COUNTY – Scholarship opportunities are available through the Perry County Community foundation’s community scholarship program.

    The program is made up of 28 scholarship funds, each with individual selection criteria and eligibility requirements.

    These opportunities were created by donors to provide Perry County students with opportunities for advanced education.