• TCJSHS student earns national honor

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Mercades E. Axton of Tell City has been selected to become a member of The National Society of High School Scholars. The society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment. The announcement was made by NSHSS founder and chairman Claes Nobel, senior member of the family that established the Nobel Prizes.

    Mecades is a junior at Tell City Junior-Senior High School and is enrolled in honor and advanced placement classes.

  • Perry County Weekend Backpack Program to continue for 2015-16

    PERRY COUNTY – Another school year has begun. That means the Perry County Weekend Food Backpack Program will begin delivering food to students who come from homes where food is insufficient or sometimes unavailable.

  • Perry Central students earn work-ethic certifications
  • Menus: Week of Aug. 10–14

    *Breakfasts served with juice and milk, lunches served with milk.



    Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches will be offered as third choice. Salads on Monday, Wednesday; subs on Tuesday, Thursday.

    Monday: BREAKFAST - Sausage Bagel LUNCH - Chicken Nuggets, Bread, Green Beans, Macaroni & Cheese, Pears

    Tuesday: BREAKFAST - Blueberry Muffin LUNCH - Taco Salad, Corn, Peaches

    Wednesday: BREAKFAST - French Toast Sticks LUNCH - Chicken & Dumplings, Hot Roll, Mixed Vegetables, Pineapple

  • Lego Robotics

    TELL CITY – Robots, touch sensors, color sensors, gyro sensors … do these terms sound like a foreign language? Would you like to learn more about them?

    The William Tell Elementary Lego League would like to invite community members interested in seeing what this is all about.

    The League is offering adults in the community opportunities to learn about robots along with the William Tell Elementary Lego teams.

  • Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. 2015-16 bus route information

    TELL CITY – The Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. continues to work with the City of Tell City’s “get healthy” initiative. In doing so, there will once again be walking areas for students in grades seven through 12 within the city of Tell City.

  • TCJSHS seventh-, eighth-grade supply lists

    • Seventh grade

    100 3x5 index cards, 20 pre-sharpened pencils, black pens, 1 red pen, colored pencils or box of crayons, highlighter, 2 composition notebooks, basic calculator, 2 bottles Germ-X, 6 pocket folders, 1½-inch durable binder durable binder, 2 pkgs. page dividers (6/pkg.), 2 pkgs. loose-leaf paper, one college-ruled, 5 notebooks, one often small, 1 roll self-dispensing tape, 2 boxes of tissues.

  • WTE student supply list

    • Kindergarten: earbuds, 2 glue sticks, washable markers, bottle of white glue, 2 large pink pearl erasers, 4- pack dry-erase markers, 2 boxes 24 count Crayola crayons, 1-inch binder with clear plastic cover.

    • First grade: earbuds, bottle of white glue, composition notebook, 1-inch hard cover 3-ring binder, 4 glue sticks, 1 pair pointed Fiskar’s scissors, zipper bag – William Tell or bank type, 4 large Pink Pearl erasers, 4 boxes 24-count Crayola crayons and 4 black Expo dry- erase markers.

  • SonShine Early Learning to mark 10-year anniversary

    TELL CITY – St. John’s Lutheran church will celebrate an important milestone soon.

    The church’s SonShine Early Learning Ministry daycare and preschool will celebrate its 10-year anniversary. The center will host a week-long celebration beginning Monday, Aug. 3, with various activities for the children and their families.

    There will be a celebration Aug. 9 at St. John’s Lutheran Church.

  • Perry Central back to school cookout set for Thursday

    LEOPOLD – The annual Perry Central back-to-school cookout will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 30.

    Families are invited to come meet student’s new teachers and visit the many school readiness booths sponsored by school and community groups in the school cafetorium.

    There will be entertainment by the Perry Central band and cheerleaders, prize registrations, giveaways and bus rides for new preschoolers and kindergarteners. Free hot dogs and drinks will also be served.