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Education

  • TCJHS vocalists qualify for state

    TELL CITY – Three Tell City High School chorus students earned top honors competing at an Indiana State School Music Association Vocal Solo Contest Saturday at Evansville North High School.

    Senior Breanne Embry and juniors Leah Padgett and Rebecca Phillips each finished first.

  • Cannelton royalty crowned
  • Hayes named to dean’s list at University of Memphis

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – McKenzie Hayes of Tell City has been named to the dean’s list at the University of Memphis for the fall 2015 semester. The dean’s list is composed of students who have earned 12 or more hours in either the fall or spring semester with a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale for that semester.

  • Tell City Jr.-Sr. High School basketball homecoming court

    The Tell City Junior-Senior High School Student Council is proud to sponsor this year’s basketball homecoming on Thursday, Feb. 11, between the junior-varsity and varsity basketball games of the PAC contest versus Pike Central. The J.V. game begins at 5:30 p.m., and the ceremony will take place at approximately 6:30 p.m.

    Senior Queen and King candidates

  • Ivy Tech offering free financial aid application workshop

    TELL CITY – Ivy Tech Community College in Tell City will offer a Free Application for Federal Student Aid workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 23, from 3 to 6 p.m. Participants are asked to pre-register for the event by calling (812) 547-7915.

    This free workshop is open to the public and is aimed to assist students in completing the FAFSA before the state’s March 10 deadline. Ivy Tech financial aid representatives will be available to answer questions and help applicants with their FAFSA.

  • Stepping Stones to hold open house Feb. 11

    LEOPOLD – The public is invited to visit Stepping Stones Preschool’s fall open house Thursday, Feb. 11, from 5 to 7 p.m. at 18020 Lafayette St., Leopold. Guests can meet the staff or tour the facility.
    Stepping Stones Preschool offers extended care for children needing early drop-off or late pickup. Students using extended care are provided breakfast if needed, lunch and an afternoon snack.

  • Perry Central royalty crowned
  • Cannelton’s Basketball Homecoming candidates announced

    CANNELTON – Cannelton High School will celebrate its 2016 homecoming, “Welcome Home to the Black and Gold” Friday, Jan. 29 in the Cannelton Community Center starting at approximately 6:15 p.m.

    There are four queen candidates.

  • Perry Central Elementary School honor rolls released

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School has released the honor rolls for both the second quarter of the first semester and the first semester as a whole.

    Second quarter

    Grade 3 distinguished honor roll: Thomas Edwards, Clara Foertsch, Molly Goffinet, Aubreigh Gogel, Rylie Horrom, Trista Jones, Hunter Kellems, Teyah Mullis, Celena Peter, Savannah Schaad, Naomie Schultz, Kya Smith, Caleb VanWinkle, Gavin Wallace, Julia Walsh, Savannah Whistle and Cole Yeager.

  • ISTEP results, teacher incentive pay addressed

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    TELL CITY – A large portion of the Tell City School Corp. Board’s activity at its first meeting  of the year Jan. 12, was devoted to reorganization. Among the laundry list of agenda items was election of board president, vice president and secretary.

    Presiding board president, Larry Kleeman, was nominated for all three positions but declined to serve in either of the top jobs, eventually accepting the title of secretary.