• Cannelton schools release honor roll

    CANNELTON – Cannelton schools have released the honor roll for term 2, grading period 1. Students on the high or distinguished honor roll earned all A’s, students on the regular honor roll earned a combination of A’s and B’s and students receiving honorable mention earned A’s, B’s and one C. Cannelton elementary schools

  • Perry Central announces honor roll

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central schools have released honor rolls for the third nine-week grading period of the 2013-14 school year.
    Perry Central Elementary

  • KWC to host science day Saturday

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Students interested in science, health, engineering and math will be the focus as Kentucky Wesleyan College will host science day Saturday.
    Students can meet with faculty to explore majors and see presentations from current professionals in biology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physical therapy and more.
    Current KWC students will participate in demonstrations and presentations.

  • University of Evansville announces new physician assistant program

    EVANSVILLE – The University of Evansville announces it will launch a new physician assistant program, the first in the Tri-State area, to build on its existing strength in health professions education and help meet the growing need for health care providers. The masters-level program is slated to begin classes in 2016.

  • William Tell conferences set for Oct. 24

    TELL CITY – The afternoon and evening of Oct. 24 are the designated times for William Tell Elementary School’s parent-teacher conferences.
    Three meeting times will be available Oct. 23 as well if needed.
    There will be no school Oct. 25 and Oct. 28 as the students will be on fall break.
    Parents will be notified of their scheduled time by Oct. 21. If parents need to make any changes with their appointment, they are asked to contact their child’s teacher at 547-9727.

  • Parent-teacher conferences Oct. 24 at Tell City Junior-Senior High School

    TELL CITY – Students at Tell City Junior-Senior High School will receive grade cards and parent-teacher conference information Thursday.
    Parent-teacher conferences will be held from 4 to 7:45 p.m. Oct. 24. School will not be in session Oct. 25 and Oct. 28 due to fall break.
    Appointments will not be scheduled, and conferences will be held on a first-come basis. However, it is important that teachers know which parents are planning to attend so they can be prepared for the conferences.

  • Students with Perry County attend technology conferences

    EVANSVILLE – Matthew Hafele, the 12-year-old son of Jeremy and Beth Hafele of Evansville, and Christina Muller, the 11-year-old daughter of Aaron and Gina (Ramsbottom) Muller of Evansville both participated in several technical conferences with the Oak Hill eLeaders group this summer.

  • TC high school Academic Kickoff

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Junior-Senior High School Renaissance program will host its annual Academic Kickoff at 8:15 a.m. Oct. 24 in the high school auditorium.
    This year’s theme is “Academic Plant: Surprisingly Brilliant.” Renaissance will reward students for their academic achievement and staff for their dedication to the school.
    The public is invited to attend. Those attending are asked to sign-in in the front office and sit in the upper balcony of the auditorium.

  • Perry Central Schools to host Rachel’s Challenge Oct. 31

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central community schools will host a series of assemblies Oct. 31 as a part of Rachel’s Challenge, a program that promotes individuals to replace acts of violence, bullying and negativity with acts of respect, kindness and compassion.
    The event will take place in the Perry Central main gymnasium beginning at 8:45 a.m. with preschool through third-graders, followed by fourth- through sixth-graders at 10 a.m., seventh- and eighth-graders at 12:30 p.m. and freshman through seniors at 2 p.m.

  • Patriots Pen contest under way

    PERRY COUNTY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 and its ladies auxiliary announce this year’s Patriots Pen essay-writing contest.
    Students in sixth through eighth grades are eligible for the contest. Home-schooled students are encouraged to enter as well.
    This contest gives students an opportunity to write essays expressing their views on democracy with the prospect of winning U.S. savings bonds. The top national prize is a $10,000 U.S. savings bond.
    This year’s topic is “What patriotism means to me.”