Today's News

  • Huthsteiner completes basic training

    SAN ANTONIO – After spending eight and a half weeks at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Neil David Huthsteiner of Tell City graduated from basic military training May 4.

    Huthsteiner also participated in the Airmen’s Run and Coin ceremony May 3. He is now stationed at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss., attending tech school. He is studying cyber security. After tech school, Huthsteiner will be transferred to his permanent base, which is unknown at this time.

  • Hagedorn honored by tractor club
  • Community Events, June 7

    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.

  • Perry-Spencer Communications scholars
  • Perry-Spencer Communications scholars
  • Music in the Park-Shoot for the Stars Friday

    PERRY COUNTY – The Tell City Regional Arts Association will host Music in the Park Friday. The event will begin at 6 p.m. in City Hall Park in Tell City. 

    The event will take place on the second Friday of each month through September.

     The event will also be the second of three qualifying rounds for the fourth annual Shoot for the Stars competition. 

    Contestants can perform June 8 or July 13 and those who are passed through by the judges will compete again at the finale on Sept. 14 for the 2012 Shoot for the Stars title. 

  • Senior nutrition program offers free, healthy produce

    PERRY COUNTY – The Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program is available in Perry County again this year under the sponsorship of the United Way of Perry County.

    The program will provide $1,800 in voucher checks from the Indiana Department of Health to 100 low-income households in Perry County. The program encourages low income senior citizens to purchase nutritious, locally grown produce which, in turn, helps support our community’s farmers.

  • Brady, Mullen discuss Lincoln

    Cambron Brady and Aaron Mullen, fifth-graders at William Tell Elementary School, present their research project on the life of Abraham Lincoln to Emily Hildenbrand’s fourth-grade class. The presentation covered details about Lincoln from his birth to present day memorials in his honor.

  • Relay for Life to kick off Saturday in Leopold

    LEOPOLD – It’s time again for teams and volunteers from all over Perry County to join together for this year’s Relay for Life to help raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society. More than 15 teams along with many participants from Perry County and the surrounding area will kick off “Relay Down on the Farm” at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Perry Central track.

  • Robbins earns Ivy Tech degree

    EVANSVILLE – Bradley J. Robbins graduated cum laude from Ivy Tech Community College May 4 at the Ford Center in Evansville.
    He earned a degree from the School of Industrial Technology with an associate of applied science degree and a technical certificate. He has accepted a position at Waupaca as an electrician.
    Robbins resides in Tell City and is the son of Jeanne L. Robbins and Dave Robbins, both of Tell City. He is the grandson of the late Georgia Lee and Jack Howland and Mary Ann and Harold Robbins.