TELL CITY - The Perry County Democratic Committee will host its annual Jefferson Jackson dinner Saturday, April 10, at Bill & Dave's Smokin' Pit in Tell City. A cash bar will open at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 6.
Keynote speaker for the evening will be Brad Ellsworth, Democratic congressman for Indiana's 8th Congressional District. In 2006, Ellsworth defeated the Republican incumbent to take the seat. He previously served as the sheriff of Vanderburgh County.
On Feb. 19, Ellsworth announced he will run for the U.S. Senate seat held by retiring Sen. Evan Bayh.