• Perry Central earns Early College award

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Junior-Senior High School has been recognized as an Emerging Early College High School by The Center of Excellence in Leadership of Learning.

    The Early College High School model gives students a head start on the rest of their lives. Schools following the Early College framework allow students to earn both a high school diploma and up to two years toward an associate or bachelor’s degree. While open to all students, the model specifically serves low-income, first-generation, middle-performing and other underserved students. 

  • Kloeppel named Alden Scholar, earns bachelor’s

    MEADVILLE, Pa. – Tim Kloeppel graduated May 9 from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pa., with a bachelor’s degree in international studies and a minor in German language. Kloeppel earned cum laude honors for maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of 3.56.

    He was named an Alden Scholar, the college’s equivalent of the dean’s list, for four consecutive years.

  • Jasper Engines awards Alyssa Underhill 2015 scholarship

    JASPER – Jasper Engines & Transmissions announced Alyssa Underhill as winner of its annual scholarship program. Applicants must be dependent children of full-time Jasper associates. A rating system of several criteria is used to determine recipients.

    Underhill is a graduate of Perry Central High School. She plans to attend the University of Southern Indiana, where she’ll study ultrasound radiology. She is the daughter of Brian and Wanda Underhill.  Brian is a service technician in the service department at Jasper’s Crawford County facility.

  • Cannelton High School releases honor rolls

    CANNELTON – Cannelton High School has released the names of students earning honors for term two, grading period two, and term two final.

    High honor-roll students earned a 4.0 grade-point average. Honor-roll students earned a 3.15 or higher and honorable mention students earned a 3.12 or higher.

  • Area students earn degrees, honors from U of E

    EVANSVILLE – The following local students earned positions on the University of Evansville dean’s list for academic achievements during spring semester: Ian Bashor of Branchville, mechanical engineering major and Mary Burst, psychology major; Jordan Heck, legal studies major; Charissa Lahee, health services administration major; Hunter Sandage, elementary education major and Kayla Seifert, visual communication design major, all of Tell City.

    To make the dean’s list, students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

  • Trujillo awarded softball scholarship
  • Perry Central High School’s Top 10
  • Cannelton students raise money for St. Jude’s
  • Head Start celebrates 50 years
  • Jones earns bachelor’s degree with honors

    TELL CITY – Travis Alan Jones of Tell City High School Class of 2010, graduated from Marian Univeristy in Indianapolis Saturday, May 9.

    Jones earned a degree in exercise science and minors in business and psychology, with magna cum laude honors.

    He was chosen as outstanding senior in exercise science, was on the dean’s list and was a pitcher for the Marian University baseball team. Jones plans to attend graduate school.

    He is the son of Jeff and Shawn Jones of Tell City.