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Education

  • Indiana Conservation officers offering ‘Citizen’s Academy’

    VINCENNES – Indiana Conservation Officers have partnered with Vincennes University to offer a Citizen’s Academy to college students and citizens who register. 

    Vincennes University will be awarding internship credits to college students who enroll and successfully complete the Citizens Academy.

  • Junior Achievement, local employers share work ethics tips with Perry Central juniors, seniors

    Editor’s Note: This article was provided by Perry Central student Zosha Roberson.

     

    Perry Central recently hosted a Junior Achievement program and work ethics luncheon for their juniors and seniors.

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  • ISU student headed to engineering event

    TELL CITY –  Tyler Hagedorn of Tell City, was selected as a member of the 2015-16 Indiana State University  Eco-marathon team. He is majoring in mechanical engineering technology and will graduate in May.

    Shell Eco-marathon challenges student teams from around the world to design, build, test, and drive ultra-energy-efficient vehicles. The ISU Eco-marathon team will compete in the prototype class at Shell Eco-marathon Americas this April in Detroit, Mich. This is ISU's first year participating in the competition.

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  • William Tell kindergarten enrollment set for March 17

    TELL CITY – Kindergarten enrollment for the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. will be held Thursday, March 17, from 1 to 6 p.m. for all children entering school for the first time. Parents and children should enter through the main door and follow signs.

    To enter kindergarten for the 2016-17 school year, a child must be at least five years old on or before Aug. 1. A child does not have to enroll in kindergarten at age five. If parents believe the child is not ready, the child may enter kindergarten at age six.

  • Perry Central hosting April Battle of the Bands

    LEOPOLD – Bands led by area students are invited to come together April 23 at Perry Central for a battle of the bands. Only 15 bands will be accepted and the cost to compete will be $15 per band member. 

    Registration forms are available on the Perry Central web page, www.pccs.k12.in.us. A link to download forms is in the scrolling banner. Registration forms can be mailed to PC Bands, Attn: Andrea Clark, 18677 Old State Rd. 37, Leopold, IN. 47551.

    All bands must adhere to certain rules in order to compete. Lip syncing or tracking will not be permitted.

  • Snowflake program returns to Perry County Friday

    PERRY COUNTY – Perry Central will once again host the annual Snowflake Program for approximately 150 seventh and eighth graders from Tell City, Cannelton and Perry Central Schools after school this Friday, Feb. 19. The program combines an afternoon of workshops and presentations on teen issues, with a pizza supper and a dance.

  • School board recognizes top-10 science bowl finishers

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    TELL CITY – William Tell Elementary’s science bowl team members were featured guests during the most recent Tell School Board meeting Feb. 9.

  • Animal Science Spark Club to begin March 3

    TELL CITY – Those in grades 3 through 12 interested in farm animals and who would like to learn more about them are invited to join the Perry County 4-H Animal Science Spark Club. This club is a short, single-focused club. Animals will be provided for activities, and animal ownership is optional.

    Meetings will be held Thursdays, March 3, 10 and 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Purdue Extension Office at 65 Park Ave. in Tell City.