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Education

  • FFA students to take part in Saturday contest

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central FFA Forestry Team will compete in the State Forestry Career Development Event judging contest Saturday at Purdue University.
    Team members are Callie Poehlein, Hillary Hubert, Crystal Peter and Kaitlyn Poehlein.
    The team won this honor by placing sixth in the Area Career Development Event. Career Development Events are designed to encourage youth to learn all they can about a specific topic. They learn to identify forestry specimens. They must also complete a quiz on this topic.

  • Drama club to host talent show

    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Drama Club and JAG Career Association will sponsor a “You Got Talent?” show.
    The event will take place Friday at the Tell City Junior-Senior High School auditorium and is for junior and senior-high students.
    Tickets are $3 at the door.
     

  • WTE first graders organize food drive

  • Hauenstein earns finalist spot in Heisman program

    TELL CITY – Erika Hauenstein, a senior at Tell City Junior-Senior High School was named a state finalist in the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award program.
    The Wendy’s Heisman is a rigorous scholarship program for high school seniors who maintain a B average and play at least one sport. These student-athletes must demonstrate a strong work ethic, dedication to academic and athletic achievement, community service and an ability to be role models for underclassmen.

  • Cannelton students study food groups

    Cannelton City Schools Healthy Minds-Healthy Bodies After School Program took a trip to Subway to build their own sandwiches after studying the food groups in their curriculum. The program is for grades 3 through 6 and is funded by the Perry County Substance Abuse Committee.

  • Tell City Junior-Senior High School inducts new members into honor society

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School announced 13 juniors and seniors were inducted into the Tell City High School chapter of National Honor Society in a ceremony held Wednesday, Oct. 20 in the school’s auditorium.
    The program was led by NHS officers Trent Gunn, president; Ariel Etienne, vice-president; Nick Kleaving, secretary; Erika Hauenstein, treasurer; Alexis Braun, historian and Sarah Drake, activities director, along with Brad Ramsey, TCJSHS assistant principal.

  • Three local students graduate VU-Jasper CNA program

    JASPER – Vincennes University Jasper Campus announces the following students have successfully completed training for Certified Nursing Assistant this semester.
    The CNA 105-hour program includes 30 classroom hours and 75 clinical hours.
    The curriculum provided at VUJC meets all required guidelines for nursing assistant training set forth by the Federal Government and the state of Indiana.
    Upon completion of the course, each student is eligible to sit for the Indiana State CNA competency examination.

  • Local students enroll at U of E

    EVANSVILLE – The University of Evansville announces that several students have enrolled at the University this year, joining the institution’s strongest academic class ever.
    Local students are Hunter Dauby, Nathan Ramsey and Trent Wheatley, all graduates of Tell City High School; Jaci Garrett, a graduate of Cannelton High School, and Blake Kleaving, Leland Noland and Jake Schwartz, all graduates of Perry Central Junior-Senior High School

  • Head Start open house Oct. 28

    LEOPOLD – Lincoln Hills Development Corp. North Perry Head Start Center, located next to Perry Central School, will host an open house from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.
    The public is invited to attend and enjoy refreshments, tour the building, talk with staff about the educational program for preschool children 3 to 5 years old and obtain enrollment information.
     

  • Education news, Oct. 14

    TCJSHS to hold parent-teacher conferences
    TELL CITY – Students at Tell City Junior-Senior High School will receive parent-teacher conference information today. Conferences will be held from 4 until 7:45 p.m. Oct. 28. Thursday will be a full day of school for students; there will be no conferences that afternoon. School will not be in session Friday, Oct. 29 due to fall break.