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  • Walks help Northeast Dubois defeat Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    DUBOIS—Cannelton pitchers gave up 14 walks in a 17-2 first-round Class A baseball sectional loss to Northeast Dubois Monday.
    The Bulldogs also hit two batters and threw six wild pitches.
    “You’re not going to beat anybody walking 14 batters - you’re just not going to do it,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “At some point you’ve got to step up and throw strikes.”

  • Memorial Day Tributes
  • TCHS Class of 2017 scholarships

    TELL CITY – The Class of 2017 at Tell City High School earned more than $1.3 million in scholarships and academic honors. Seniors were honored during an honors ceremony May 21 in the high school auditorium.  Awards are listed by scholarship, recipient and, when available, the amount.

    Hughes Owen Memorial Scholarship, Emma Kohnert and David Teague, $5,200 per year, renewable for four years.

    Amos and Jeannete Rippy Memorial Scholarship, Nick Stahly, $2,000 renewable for four years.

  • Hilgenhold graduates from Air Force academy

    TELL CITY – John L. Hilgenhold has graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. The graduate earned a bachelor of science degree and was commissioned as a second lieutenant.   

    The academy is a four-year military institution of higher learning that develops and inspires new air and space leaders with a vision for the future. Its curriculum provides instruction, education, training and experience in academics, military training, physical and athletic conditioning, and spiritual and ethical development to all cadets.

  • Third annual Jubilant Jog June 10

    SANTA CLAUS – The third annual Jubilant Jog 5K Run/Walk will be held June 10, at Yellig Park in Santa Claus. Registration is set to begin at 7 a.m. The race will start at 8 a.m. The cost is free for those under the age of 6, $20 for 13 and older and $15 for ages 6-12.

    All proceeds will go to Aurora House Helping the Homeless. The event is sponsored by Trinity United Church of Christ in Fulda. A drawing will be held following the race for prizes.

  • Spencer County Relay for Life all-day event Saturday

    SPENCER COUNTY – This year’s Spencer County Relay for Life event, set for Saturday, June 3, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. will be an all-day event.  Activities will be held at Honey Creek Farm.

    Relay is much more than just a walking event, it has activities and events to go along with walking.

    The opening ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. There will be a color guard and a guest speaker, Stanley Arachikavitz. 

  • Ippoliti Law Office welcomes Kloeck

    FERDINAND – Ippoliti Law Office LLC is happy to announce that attorney Megan Kloeck has joined the firm. She is a Spencer County native and a 2011 graduate of Heritage Hills High School.

    Kloeck graduated with distinction in May, 2014, from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in political science and minors in communications and organizational leadership and supervision. She graduated in December 2016 with a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

  • Driver killed in one-car wreck

    SANTA CLAUS – A Grandview man was killed Friday after a single-vehicle crash. Kenneth Mullen, 64, was found unresponsive after a passing-by motorist reported coming upon an unidentified wreck on County Road 1200 N., near the intersection with C.R. 350 E.

    It is believed that the crash may have taken place a couple of hours before it was called in.

    Santa Claus Police reportedly were the first to arrive at the scene and found Mullen trapped inside the overturned vehicle. He was not wearing a seat belt. Speed may have played a factor in the accident.

  • Chamber announces business award nominees

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce has announced nominations for its 16th annual Chamber Awards. The annual event will be held June 13, at the Schergens Center in Tell City.

    The evening’s social will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the dinner will begin at 6. Catering will be provided by the Patio Steakhouse.  Reservations are needed by Monday. Tickets are $25 per person.

  • Marching toward the future