Today's News

  • North pulls away from Marksmen in 2nd half

    Sports Correspondent

    EVANSVILLE—Evansville North, with five players scoring in double figures, used its depth and quickness to beat Tell City 107-72 in boys basketball Thursday.
    Tell City Coach Troy Noble said, “We played a better team. We were able to score 72 points on the home court of a 4A school. They are talented, quick, the most athletic team we will play.
    “I thought we competed for 21⁄2 quarters. From the middle of the third to the end it got out of control.”

  • Perry Central falls short in double OT

    Sports Editor

    DUBOIS—Brian Huebner scored the go-ahead points in the second overtime as Northeast Dubois defeated Perry Central 89-83 in boys basketball Thursday.

  • Rangers nip PC girls

    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Forest Park hit three three-point shots in the third quarter to erase an 11-point deficit and beat Perry Central 44-40 in Class 2A girls basketball sectional semifinals Friday.

  • Bulldogs make finals

    Sports Correspondent

    OAKLAND CITY—Cannelton pulled away from New Harmony with timely three-point shooting and clutch free throws and held on to win 50-46 in the Class A girls basketball sectional semifinals Friday.

  • Hornets outshoot Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Hancock County outshot Cannelton 49.1 percent to 25.3 percent from the field and beat the Bulldogs 71-44 in girls basketball Saturday.
    “We got a lot of shots off (67)—we just couldn’t hit any,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “They were open looks.
    “Hancock County moved the ball well and they’ve got some pretty good shooters. And then they’ve got the Rates girl (Beth) in the middle—she’s about 6 feet tall and she’s a handful.”

  • Boating ed class in Jasper

    JASPER – Indiana Conservation Officers will conduct a boating safety education course at the Jasper Moose Family Center, 2507 N. Newton Street, in Jasper Feb. 18. Class will begin at 9 a.m. and will end at 4 p.m.
    The boater education class is open to the public and graduates of this course will receive the Indiana Boater Safety Education certificate. This certification will enable those that are 15 years of age with an identification card to operate a motorboat on Indiana waters.

  • Tell Citians 0-4 in wrestling regional

    NEWBURGH—All four Tell City entrants in the Castle wrestling regional lost in the first round Saturday.
    Spenser Beard was tied 2-2 with James Lindenschmidt of Harrison late in the third period of their 160-pound match. But Lindenschmidt then scored a reversal to win.
    Justin Alvarez lost 7-2 to eventual runner-up Branson Schroeder in the 132 class.
    Jessie Lawalin got pinned by Gideon Vanhook of Reitz in 3:30 in the 126 class.
    Cody Osborne was pinned by eventual runner-up Jesse Hohl of Evansville Central in 51 seconds in the heavyweight class.

  • TC Royalty

    Tell City Junior-Senior High School students voted seniors Rachel Woznicki and Chris Kohnert their homecoming queen and king. They were crowned during ceremonies held before Tell City’s game Friday against Pike Central.

  • Cold Marksmen fall to Forest Park in sectional

    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Tell City hit only 3 of 30 from the field in the first half of a 48-26 loss to Forest Park in the first round of the Class 2A girls basketball sectional Tuesday.

  • January activities at North Perry Head Start

    LEOPOLD – Students at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. North Perry Head Start welcomed special guests Haley Lewis and Aaron Trimn in January. Lewis was the community readers for the month and read the book, “Oh, the Things You Can Thing” by Dr. Seuss. She wore a balloon hat made by Trimn that resembled Dr. Seuss’ hat while reading to the children. Each child was given a copy of the book to take home and enjoy.