Today's News

  • PC ties Senators for PLAC crown

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central committed seven errors in a 7-3 PLAC softball loss to West Washington Monday.
    Those two teams thus tied for the conference title, each finishing 5-1 in PLAC games. This is the third year in a row that Perry Central has claimed at least a share of the title.
    The Commodores had hoped to win the title outright. But “we just made way too many errors - we made simple things difficult again,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber.

  • Waninger 3rd in PAC tourney

    SANTA CLAUS—Tell City’s Mason Waninger placed third in the PAC boys golf tourney Saturday to make the all-conference team.

  • 11-run first inning helps Tell City coast past Perry Central

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City scored 11 runs in the first inning and coasted past Perry Central 12-2 in baseball Monday.
    Spenser Deom led off the first inning with a single up the middle and stole second base. One out later, Hunter Rowe beat out an infield hit up the middle.
    Travis Burchett followed with his seventh home run of the season to put the Marksmen up 3-0.
    An error by the third baseman, a walk, and infield hit by Reed Goffinet, and two more walks followed.

  • Hayes, Lindauer, Underhill sectional champions

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central won two events and Tell City won one in the Perry Central girls track sectional Tuesday.
    Perry Central scored 79.5 points to place fourth in the 10-team meet. Tell City finished seventh with 42. Jasper won with 143.5.
    Tell City senior Kassidie Hayes repeated as champion in the shot put with a 37-foot-4 1/2 throw.
    Perry Central’s Jessica Coultas placed third with a personal-record 34-6 1/2 after being seeded eighth.

  • Tree-planting ceremony honors memory of Lydia Haycraft
  • Party planning in Fulda
  • Rain can’t stop fishing derby
  • Plans in place for Kenny Kellems Camp With a Cop

    PERRY COUNTY – This year’s dates have been set for the ninth annual Kenny Kellems Camp With a Cop summer youth retreat. The camp will again be held at Glenn Wood Hills in Derby.

    The format has been changed based upon comments from previous campers and have added an additional night. Kids will be dropped off Tuesday, July 14, stay Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights and will be picked up Friday, July 17. Staff members have again planned a variety of activities including scuba experience, zip lining, confidence course, fishing and swimming, just to name a few.

  • Tell City Historical Society plans art exhibit at museum during Schweizer Fest


    TELL CITY – Tell City Historical Society is planning an art exhibit featuring artists of the past with ties to Tell City. These would include people native to or who have lived in Tell City. It is believed that many paintings exist by persons from Tell City that may not have been displayed for many years. This is an opportunity to recognize these talented people.

  • Evelyn Adams among 2015 Golden Hoosier Award recipients

    INDIANAPOLIS – A Perry County woman was one of this year’s recipients of the 2015 Golden Hoosier Awards.

    Evelyn Adams joined Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann; Dr. John Wernert, secretary of Indiana Family & Social Services Administration and Yonda Snyder, director of the FSSA’s Division of Aging, to announce and honor recipients of the 2015 Golden Hoosier Awards.

    Adams is a retired Purdue Extension educator who is active in the community in several areas.