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  • Financial aid workshop Jan. 19 in TCHS auditorium

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will host a financial aid workshop at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19 in the high school cafeteria for seniors and their parents.
    A financial aid representative will explain step-by-step procedure for completing the “Free Application for Federal Student Aid” and answer questions any students or parents may have. Filing the FAFSA is a necessity for consideration for financial assistance.

  • PC girls edge Rams 39-38

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Tessa Lynch hit an 18-foot baseline shot with six seconds left to lift Perry Central past Paoli 39-38 in PLAC girls basketball Tuesday.
    The Commodores improved to 4-0 in the conference and 11-2 overall, their best start ever.
    Perry Central led the entire first three quarters, by as much as 10 points.
    Then McKinzie Laswell made several nice drives for Paoli and the fourth quarter featured 10 lead changes and one tie.
    Lynch’s basket put the Commodores ahead 39-37.

  • Community News, Jan. 6

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586.
    Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyl-es@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

  • Jeeps dump cold TC

    Sports Editor

    REO—Northeast Dubois outshot Tell City from the field 53.5 percent to 30.2 percent to rout the Marksmen 60-35 for seventh place in the PSC Holiday Classic boys basketball tourney Friday.

  • Commodores shoot past South Spencer

    Sports Editor

    REO—Using its quickness to get a lot of layups, Perry Central hit 58.8 percent from the field and beat South Spencer 59-43 for fifth place in the PSC Holiday Classic boys basketball tourney Friday.

  • Chamber announces calendar date round-up

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce is in the process of establishing the 2011 Perry County Community Calendar.
    The chamber is asking all organizations for dates of events that are planned for the 2011 calendar year. Printed calendars will be available in area bank lobbies and the events will also appear on the Chamber’s Web site www. perrycountychamber.com.
    For more information call the chamber at 547-2385, or e-mail event details to perrychamber@psci.net.

  • St. Meinrad items available for purchase to help Sesquicentennial efforts

    ST. MEINRAD – The Sesquicentennial Committee is selling various items to raise funds for the towns’ anniversary event this summer.
    The newest items for sale are sweatshirts and T-shirts with the sesquicentennial logo.
    Child sweatshirts with no hood are available in sizes small through extra large for $15. Adult hooded sweatshirts, size small through extra large are $25 and XXL hooded sweatshirts are $30. Blue adult sweatshirts with no hoods are available in sizes medium through XXL for $20 each.

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  • Town of Ferdinand to survey area counties about Ivy Tech location

    FERDINAND – If you live in Crawford, Dubois, Perry or Spencer counties, the Town of Ferdinand wants you to take a survey.
    The Town of Ferdinand is releasing a brief Educational Needs Survey for Crawford, Dubois, Perry and Spencer counties residents.
    The survey is available on the town’s Web site, and is designed to determine the community’s interest in having an Ivy Tech Community College Instructional Center in Ferdinand.

  • Public invited to health-care-enrollment seminar Jan. 13 in Spencer County

    SPENCER COUNTY – The Spen-cer County Community Foundation will host a health coverage seminar at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 13 at the Lincoln Commerce Center.
    This informal presentation will be a chance to learn about health-care options and how to get individuals enrolled.
    The goal of the program is to spread the word that everyone deserves health coverage and that healthcare is available through Indiana Medicaid.