Today's News

  • Lisa George graduates from nursing program

    TELL CITY – Lisa George of Tell City earned an associate degree in nursing during pinning exercises May 7 at the Vincennes University Jasper Center Campus.

    Attending were relatives and friends.
    George is the daughter of Gary and Cheryl George of Tell City. She is a 2006 graduate of Tell City High School.
    She is employed at the Golden Living Center-Lincoln Hills Nursing Home in Tell City.

  • Stutsman – Bennett

    Mr. and Mrs. Martin Vinson and Mrs. Jacqueline Bennett announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Abby Stutsman and Timothy Bennett of Hawesville, Ky.

    The bride-elect is studying criminal investigations at Everest University of Florida. She works as a logistics clerk at Schwab Corp. in Cannelton.
    Mr. Bennett is also the son of the late Ray Bennett. He is a 1993 graduate of Owensboro High School. He works as a production coordinator at Schwab Corp. in Cannelton.

  • Horton – Kleeman

    Michael Kleeman and Chelsea Horton of Derby announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Riley and SueDee Horton of Tell City. She is a 2007 graduate of Tell City High School and is attending Ivy Tech Community College studying culinary arts.
    She works at the Rocky Point Waterfront Grille.
    Mr. Kleeman is the son of Larry and Sharon Kleeman of Tell City. He is a 2005 graduate of Tell City High School and a 2010 graduate of Ball State University.
    He works for Simon and Harris Construction.

  • Marksmen fall to Gibson Southern

    TELL CITY—Gibson Southern defeated Tell City 3-0 in a rain-shortened PAC boys tennis match Thursday.
    Trent Wallace defeated Jeff Yeung 6-0, 6-0 in No. 2 singles.
    The Titans also won both doubles matches in straight sets.
    Cameron Allen and Brad Wilzbacher beat Tyler Groves and Dakota Braunecker 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.
    Sam Greubel and Josh Nurrenbern beat Jacob Miller and Austin Paulin 6-0, 6-1 in No. 1.
    No. 1 and 3 singles matches were not completed, as they were still in progress when the rain and lightning came.

  • Quick Patriots outscore Marksmen

    TELL CITY—Heritage Hills used its quickness to beat Tell City 6-3 in a rain-shortened PAC boys soccer game Thursday.
    Tell City Coach Don Foerster said, “They were a lot quicker than our backs were, and they beat our backs down the field.
    “We just didn’t play a very strong defensive game. We don’t have a lot of depth there yet.
    “And we didn’t clear the ball very well.”
    The Patriots scored all six of their goals in the first half, after which the game was called due to a thunderstorm.

  • Missed serves hurt Cannelton

    LANESVILLE—Cannelton made eight bad serves and lost to Lanesville 25-20, 25-18, 20-25, 25-14 in volleyball Thursday.
    “Missed serves were a big problem tonight,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers. “I didn’t expect that. We only had two missed ones Tuesday night.”
    On the positive side, “we moved a lot more and actually dug their spikes,” she said. “We made 32 digs.”
    Sarah Powers made 11 digs and Allicyn Garrett added 10.
    Powers also made 11 spikes (one kill) and served three aces.

  • Tell City 6th in opening meets

    FERDINAND—Sarah Goffinet placed fifth to lead Tell City to sixth place in Forest Park’s nine-team girls cross country invitational Thursday.
    Goffinet completed the 3.1-mile race in 22:10.
    Other scorers for the Marksmen were Audrie Terry, 31st in 27:07; Mariah Blake, 33rd in 27:59; Addie Terry, 37th in 28:13; and Rachel Woznicki, 45th in 29:39.
    Bailey Powell was their sixth runner, finishing 50th in 30:03.
    Tell City scored 151 points. Evansville Memorial won with 33.

  • Perry Central spikes Orleans

    ORLEANS—Ashley Gengelbach made 18 kills and seven blocks as Perry Central beat Orleans 25-19, 21-25, 25-17, 25-18.
    Hannah Harpenau added 14 kills and Sydney Goffinet had 12. Each of them made only four bad spikes.
    Harpenau made two blocks.
    Grace James had 35 assists.
    The Commodores also served well. Lauren Davis, Grace James and Brittany Parker combined to go 49 for 51 serving with eight aces.
    Davis was 19 for 20 with four aces and James 16 for 16 with three aces.

  • Tell City upsets Southridge

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Strong back-row play and McKenzie Hayes’ 30 kills helped Tell City beat Southridge 25-17, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21 in PAC volleyball Thursday.

  • PC falls in opener

    Sports Correspondent

    LEOPOLD—Corydon Central used its quickness to score on four big plays and defeated Perry Central 42-6 in football Friday.