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  • Cannelton Elementary school supply lists pre-kindergarten through fifth grade

    No Trapper Keepers or wheels on backpacks will be allowed.


    • One backpack, one roll of paper towels, one two-pocket folder, 2 boxes Crayola brand markers, one box of Crayola crayons, one box of quart or gallon resealable bags, one supply box or bag, a change of clothes in a resealable bag, one hardback 3-ring binder, one pack assorted-color construction paper, a two-pack of glue sticks, one set of washable paints in a hard case and one pair of Fiskars brand children’s scissors.


  • Cannelton Elementary registration approaching, classes begin Aug. 11

    CANNELTON – Registration for Cannelton Elementary students for grades prekindergarten through fifth grade will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 3 and from 1 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, at Myers Grade School cafeteria.

    A back-to-school kids’ fest for students entering prekindergarten to fifth grade only will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, in the William Bennett Early Learning Center at 411 Washington St. in Cannelton.

    A parent or guardian is required to accompany any student registering. Students do not need to be present to register.

  • 2015-16 immunization requirements for prekindergarten and kindergarten

    INDIANAPOLIS – Students entering prekindergarten must have: 3 Hepatitis B; 4 DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis); 3 Polio (IPV or OPV); 1 MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) and 1 Varicella (chickenpox).

    Students entering kindergarten must have 3 Hepatitis B; 5 DTaP (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis); 4 Polio (IPV or OPV); 2 MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) and 2 Varicella (chickenpox).

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  • ATTC Manufacturing donates to relocate Derby swing set


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Parks & Recreation Department and the Derby Community Association have raised money to move a swing set at Derby’s Mulzer Park to higher ground there to eliminate frequent damage by flooding.

  • Ewing shares plans for Seventh Street park


    TELL CITY – A new city park along Seventh Street could begin taking shape later this year and while it would likely be completed in phases as funding becomes available, Mayor Barbara Ewing predicted it will provide a new public gathering point along a revitalized corridor of the city.

  • Council adopts RV parking ordinance


    TELL CITY – A last-minute compromise shifted the focus of a new recreational vehicle parking ordinance from when boats, campers and motor homes can be parked on Tell City’s streets to one of how many can be parked in front of a home.

    An ordinance approved last Monday will allow one boat, camper or motor home to be parked in front of a resident’s home year-round. Additional boats and RVs will have to be parked off the street, either in a garage or yard or at an off-site storage area.

  • Schweizer Fest golf tourney Aug. 8-9

    TELL CITY—The Hoosier Heights Country Club will once again sponsor and host the Schweizer Fest golf tourney Aug. 8-9.  
    It will be a two-person best ball both days (partners each play their own ball through each hole, but record only the better score) with flights established after Saturday’s play. Play will begin with a shotgun start both days at 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

  • Tri-County Typhoons 6th in conference meet

    TELL CITY—Evan Noble and Alden Marion placed second in individual events to lead the Tri-County Typhoons to sixth place in the Southern Indiana Swim Conference summer meet June 26-28.
    The Owensboro Marlins won the eight-team meet with 3,709 points. The Typhoons scored 1,394.
    Noble swam the age-11-12 boys 400-meter freestyle in 7:24.85 for his second-place finish.
    Marion took second in the 8-and-under boys 50 free in 52.17 seconds. Teammate Rex Roper was fourth in 1:34.72.