Today's News

  • Life Tabernacle United returns to winter service schedule

    TELL CITY – Life Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church, located at 402 Ninth Street in Tell City, has returned to its winter schedule of services.

    Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday now through March 29. No services will be held Dec. 24 and Dec. 31. Contact Pastor Orville Harmon at 547-5727 for transportation or more information. Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Deer Creek Baptist Christmas programs begin Sunday

    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church will host youth and adult Christmas programs beginning Sunday, Dec. 14.

    At 6 p.m., the congregation’s children will present “Meet Me at the Manger,” followed by a youth creative expression of “Oh Holy Night” and a “Nativity Scene Shadow Play.”

    On Sunday, Dec. 21, at 10:30 a.m., the adult choir will perform the cantata, “Bethlehem Morning.” Christmas caroling will begin at 6 p.m.

  • New pastor welcomed at First Church of the Nazarene


    TELL CITY – In a spirit-filled ceremony Sunday morning, the Rev. Charles W. Areson was installed as the new pastor of Tell City First Church of the Nazarene.

    He was installed by the Rev. Garry D. Pate, district superintendent of the Southwest Indiana District of the Church of the Nazarene.

    Areson and his family formerly lived in Terre Haute and the new pastor said he is excited to be called to shepherd Tell City’s congregation.

  • Birthdays

    To keep the birthday list updated, the Perry County News needs your help. Call 547-3424 if you want to add a name, make a change or if a name or date is wrong. If a person is deceased, please advise the newspaper so the name can be removed from the list. This information is appreciated. You can add names for the year if you like.

    December 12

  • Community Events

    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 lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    United Pentecostal takes candy orders

  • Fruits of bell-ringers’ service stay in Perry County

    TELL CITY – Randy Roccia, kettle coordinator for the Perry County Salvation Army, is seeking bell ringers for shifts at Wal-Mart entrances between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. through Dec. 24.

  • Public to participate in winter concert

    TELL CITY – Members of the public are invited not only to enjoy a free concert, but to become part of it.

    The Tell City Junior-Senior High School Winter Music Concert is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14 in the school auditorium.

    Performing will be the junior-high and high-school choruses, the Marksmen Chorale, the sixth-grade band, the seventh- and eighth-grade band, and the high-school band.

  • Christmas in the Park fills downtown square with holiday cheer

    Tell City’s downtown square was filled with community and holiday spirit during Saturday’s Christmas in the Park.

    (Click photo to enlarge and right arrow to see more.)

  • Perry Central students visit Oakwood
  • Relay For Life kickoff to begin Monday, Jan. 12

    TELL CITY – The 20th annual Relay For Life of Perry County will hold its kickoff celebrations Monday, Jan. 12, starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Tell City Moose Lodge.

    All residents are invited to attend the celebrations. Games, prizes, food, fun and information will be provided. Friends, family, neighbors, and coworkers – everyone knows someone who is fighting or has fought this disease, so come to the kickoff and see what you can do to help finish the fight.