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Education

  • North Perry Head Start accepting applications

    LEOPOLD – The Lincoln Hills Development Corporation North Perry Head Start is currently taking applications for enrollment for the 2011-12 school year. An open house will be held Friday, April 8 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. You may enroll your child at this time or you may visit to learn more about Head Start. The North Perry Head Start Center is located next to Perry Central in Leopold.

  • Hilgenhold meets with national leaders in Washington D.C.

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Levi Hilgenhold of Gatchel recently participated in a leadership development conference in the nation’s capital.

    During the six-day program, the National Young Leaders Conference provided Hilgenhold and other students the opportunity to interact with a variety of personnel who operate within the three branches of government, the news media and the international community.

  • Education Notes

    Hemmings earns all-American scholar-at-large award
    TELL CITY – The United States Achievement Academy announced today that Mikah Hemmings of Tell City has been named an All-American Scholar At-Large Award Winner. Hemmings will appear in the All-American Scholar Official Yearbook, which is published nationally.

  • Kast named to dean’s list

    TELL CITY – Jeffrey Andrew “Andy” Kast of Tell City has been named to the dean’s list in the Indiana State University’s College of Science for outstanding scholarship during the fall 2010 semester.

    Currently a sophomore in the ISU-Indiana University School of Medicine’s B-MD Rural Health Program, he has maintained a 4.0 grade-point average.

  • Local students awarded Alliance of Indiana Rural Water scholarships

    CANNELTON – Spencer Herzog and Cody Lawalin from Cannelton High School were awarded $750 scholarships from the Alliance of Indiana Rural Water. The alliance awards scholarships yearly to a child of an employee of a member system. Both are sons of employees of Cannelton Municipal Utilities.

  • Sports extravaganza, parade in Tell City Wednesday

    TELL CITY – The spring All Sports Extravaganza for Tell City Junior-Senior High School will be held Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m.
    This is an opportunity for the community and school to demonstrate school spirit and community pride.
    The evening will begin with a parade, which will start at the corner of Washington and Main streets.
    The parade will continue to Jefferson Street and then east to 15th Street.
    A pep rally will follow at Legion Field at the conclusion of the parade.

  • Roos selected for inclusion in Who’s Who

    EVANSTON – Courtney Roos has been selected as one of 78 students across the state by Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana for inclusion in the 2011 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges in recognition of outstanding merit and accomplishment.
    Roos was nominated for this honor by the chair of her program of study and is joining an elite group of students from institutions of higher learning across the country.

  • Kast named to dean’s list

    TELL CITY – Kristopher Kast of Tell City has been named to the dean’s list in the University of Notre Dame’s College of Science for outstanding scholarship during the fall 2010 semester.

  • Groves inducted in honor society

    TELL CITY - Stephanie Groves was inducted as president of Kappa Delta Pi Xi Mu Chapter March 15 during an evening ceremony at the University of Southern Indiana.

    Groves is a 2007 graduate of Tell City High School and is a senior at USI, majoring in elementary education with minors in reading and junior high education.
    Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society that encourages high professional, intellectual and personal standards, and recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of education.

  • Optimist essay winners presented awards at meeting

    TELL CITY – In January, students of Brandi Aubrey’s advanced composition class at Tell City Junior-Senior High School wrote essays for an essay contest sponsored by the Tell City Optimist Club each year.

    The idea of the essay is to help students develop their personal views on a certain topic. The topic of the essay this year was “How My Education is the Key to a Successful Future.”