Today's News

  • Glory Bees track and field day

    A track and field day was held May 4 at Legion Field for Glory Bees Preschool students. Children enjoyed a fun day of running races, participating in the long jump and a softball throwing contest. All students were rewarded for their success with medals and ribbons. The events ended with students and their family members taking a lap around the track.

  • Bulldogs second in tourney

    NEW HARMONY—Cannelton amassed 13 hits, including three inside-the-park home runs to crush Christian Academy 15-0 in the first round of a four-team girls softball tourney Saturday.
    Allicyn Garrett, Taylor Lawalin and Tori Wade hit the home runs for the Bulldogs, all in a five-run second inning.
    Garrett went 2 for 3 and drove in four runs. Lawalin went 2 for 4 and drove in three runs, and Payton Reed and Sammie James each also had two hits.
    Mikah Hemmings and James each drove in two runs.

  • PC splits two PLAC games

    LEOPOLD—Morgan Gibson went 4 for 4 and drove in three runs as Perry Central trounced West Washington 14-4 in PLAC girls softball Saturday.
    Gibson hit two doubles and stole two bases.
    Brittany Overstreet and Kristi Brumfield each added a two-run double and Heather Hendricks also drove in two runs.
    Tessa Lynch and Kayla Carter also hit doubles.
    Perry Central batters struck out only two times and drew seven walks.
    “Our hitting has come a long way,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber.

  • Tell City seniors to be honored

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will host a senior awards program at 1 p.m. Sunday in the school’s auditorium.
    In addition to awarding all scholarships, other prestigious honors will be presented.
    All graduates and their families, along with community members, students and staff are invited and encouraged to attend this important event.
    Some of the awards are confidential until announced at the program; therefore, students who may not be expecting an award still might receive one.

  • Baseball sectional pairings made

    INDIANAPOLIS—Tell City drew a coveted first-round bye in baseball sectional pairings drawn by the IHSAA Tuesday.
    The Marksmen will host their Class 2A sectional and will play Mater Dei in the second semifinal game 12:30 p.m. Monday, May 30.
    Perry Central will play South Spencer in the first round of the six-team sectional 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26, after North Posey faces Forest Park in the first game at 5 p.m.
    The winners of those two first-round games will meet in the first semifinal game 10 a.m. Monday, May 30.

  • PC’s Up in One, Down in None students

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School recently named their Up in One, Down in None students. The Captains Club rewarded students who raised at least one grade without letting any others fall, as well as any straight A students, with a pizza party.

  • PC nips West Washington 5-4

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central pounded out 13 hits to beat West Washington 5-4 in PLAC baseball Saturday.
    Kyle Troesch went 2 for 3 with two RBIs, including driving in the Commodores’ last run that gave them the lead for good in the fifth inning.
    Lucas Bryant, Derek Thomas, Stephen Hayes, Tanner Cassidy and Colt Brown each also had two hits.
    Thomas and Brown each drove in one run.
    “We did a pretty good job of scoring the guys that got on base,” said Perry Central Coach Phil Zellers.

  • Big inning lifts TC past Perry Central

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City had four consecutive hits and scored four runs in the fourth inning to beat Perry Central 6-2 in baseball Monday.
    The Marksmen had only one infield hit before that. But all eight batters they sent to the plate in the fourth inning were facing Perry Central starter Joey Peter for the second time, which may have made it easier to hit him.

  • Second-semester celebration at Cannelton

    CANNELTON – Cannelton elementary schools will hold the annual second-semester celebration assembly at 8:45 a.m. Thursday, May 26 in the Cannelton Community Center.
    Parents, friends, relatives and community members are invited to attend and help celebrate the end of our school year.
    Awards and certificates will be awarded and there will be a guest speaker.
    The students will also have a musical presentation.

  • PC 3rd, Tell City 5th in 11-team sectional

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Tell City’s Logan Flannagan won three events but Perry Central used its depth and two victories to place third in the 11-team girls track sectional Tuesday.