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Today's News

  • Beverly and Ed Guillaume

    Ed and Beverly Guillaume of Leopold will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary April 20, 2018.

    The couple was wed April 20, 1968, at St. Augustine Catholic Church. They have four children Jerry, Chad and Robert Guillaume and Colette Cunningham, all of Leopold. The Guillaumes also have seven grandchildren, Nick Seger (Jessica), Maggie Cunningham, Cody Guillaume, Carson Guillaume, Joe Cunningham, Gavin Guillaume and Jacob Guillaume, along with a great grandchild, Skyler Seger.

  • Ippolito – Hall

    Alyssa Faith Ippolito and Taylor “T.J.” Hall were united in marriage Nov. 11, 2017, in a 3:30 p.m. double-ring ceremony at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Evansville. The wedding was officiated by Fr. Dennis Latta.

    The bride is the daughter of Alan and Lisa Ippolito of St. John. She was given in marriage by her father.

    The groom is the son of Kevin and Gwen Hall of Derby.

  • Freya Marie Gilmore

    Christopher and Patricia Gilmore of Cannelton welcomed home a daughter, Freya Marie, born at 1:50 a.m. April 3, 2018, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. Freya weighed 8 pounds 15 ounces, and was 21.5 inches long.

    Freya is welcomed by one sister, Isabella, age 5.

    Grandparents are Mary Bennett of Nebo, N.C.; and Cheri and Alan Gardner of Jasper, N.Y. Great-grandparents are Danny and Lori Haarman of Yosemite, Ky; and Harold and Patricia Bennett of Knottsville, Ky.

    The mother is the former Patricia Bennett.

  • Tell City outhits Perry Central

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Hayley Fackler had four hits and Emili Stephens drove in four runs as Tell City beat Perry Central 14-6 in softball Monday.
    The Marksmen pounded out 17 hits overall, getting at least one from every spot in the batting order.
    Thirteen of their runs were earned.
    They jumped ahead early with four runs in the first inning.
    Chloe Sandage led off the game with a walk. One out later Fackler got an infield single and Stephens doubled to left field to score Sandage.

  • Marksmen still young

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s girls tennis team returns only two sectional starters from last year’s 1-10 team.
    Beth Whitworth played No. 3 singles last year as a sophomore and may play No. 1 this year.
    Caitlin Teague played No. 2 doubles last year but will likely play singles this year.
    Claire Zellers, the only senior on the 12-girl roster, also played enough matches to letter last year.

  • 13-run first inning propels Tecumseh past Cannelton

    LYNNVILLE—A 13-run first inning propelled Tecumseh past Cannelton 19-3 in baseball Wednesday.
    “We should’ve been out of the first inning down no worse than 3-1,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett.
    “Instead it ended up being 13-1 mainly on errors, walks and hit batters - you name it, we did it.
    “We had an error at third base. On the next play we threw home and the catcher wasn’t on home plate when he caught it. Then it kind of snowballed from there.”

  • Corydon shuts out PC 5-0

    CORYDON—Perry Central had only two hits and committed seven errors in a 5-0 softball loss to Corydon Wednesday.
    Commodore batters struck out 12 times.
    “We swung at some bad pitches,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber. “A lot of them were on a rise ball that wasn’t that good and we should’ve laid off of because it would rise out of the strike zone.
    “She had movement on the ball, but it wasn’t overwhelming.”
    On defense Perry Central “made a lot of silly errors,” said Rothgerber.

  • PC girls 2nd to Patriots

    LEOPOLD—Elizabeth Dauby and Claire Davis each won two events for Perry Central but Heritage Hills used its depth to edge the Commodores in girls track Thursday.
    Heritage Hills won the triangular meet with 71.5 points. Perry Central was second with 58.5 and Wood Memorial third with 25.
    Perry Central scored best in the throwing events, with Davis winning both and teammate Alyssa Verkamp placing second in both.
    Davis threw the shot 33 feet, 10 1/2 inches and the discus 74 feet, 8 inches. Verkamp threw the shot 27-8 and the discus 74-4.

  • PC boys 2nd in tri-meet

    LEOPOLD—Clay James won both hurdles races to lead Perry Central to second place in a boys triangular track meet Thursday.
    Heritage Hills won with 88 points. Perry Central scored 62 and Wood Memorial 6.
    James won the 110-meter high hurdles in 17.5 seconds and the 300 intermediates in 44.16.
    Teammate Cain Hohne cleared 6 feet, 4 inches to win the high jump.

  • TC knocks off Vikings

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Morgan Schuetter threw a three-hitter and Tell City got at least one hit from every spot in the batting order to beat North Posey 9-2 in PAC softball Friday.
    It was Tell City’s first win ver the Vikings since 6-4 victory in the 2011 sectional semifinals.
    Schuetter struck out 13, walked two, and gave up only one earned run.