Today's News

  • Summer equals bluegill time

    Phil Junker

    Outdoor Tales


    Summer has officially arrived, according to the calendar. The thermometer also agrees.

    Daylight is shrinking a bit each day, however temperatures will continue to warm, maybe heat, for the next two months.

    To catch fish midsummer requires a different mindset than one employs during spring, fall, or winter. Like people, most fish slow down and head for a cool, shady spot on hot sunny days;.

  • Cannelton man booked for sexual misconduct

    TELL CITY – A Tell City business owner was arrested last week on suspicion of sexual misconduct with a minor.

    On June 17, patrol officers with the Tell City Police Department arrested 39-year- old William J. Lillpop of 527 Saint Louis Ave., Cannelton.  Lillpop was charged with two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor, both level 5 felonies. 

  • Crossroad of Caution
  • Moose picnic opens today

    TELL CITY – Moose Lodge 1424’s annual summer picnic kicks off today (Thursday) with three days of rides, games, food and a big fireworks show set for  Saturday night.

    Lodge members will serve barbecued-chicken and pork-chop dinners Thursday, Friday and Saturday with help from Ladies of the Moose. Serving will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Meals will be ready Saturday around 11 a.m. and serving will continue until supplies are exhausted that evening.

  • Horseman’s Club to host horse show Saturday

    PERRY COUNTY – Southern Indiana Horseman’s Club will be hosting a Fun Horse Show and Benefit on Saturday, June 25 at 5 p.m. The clubhouse is located at 9455 Summer Road, north of Tell City, follow the signs approximately 6 miles north on Indiana 37.

    There will be games for all ages, providing fun for all participants and spectators. There is some bleacher seating available but lawn chairs are recommended.

  • Daughters of Isabella awards scholarships

    PERRY COUNTY – The Daughters of Isabella, Nativity Circle 710 have awarded $500 scholarships to graduates Mary Steen and Aaron Lutgring.

    These scholarships are based on financial need, academics, grade point average, rank in class, college attending and extra curricular activities.

    The applicants must have a member of the local circle as a mother or grandmother.

  • Rahman-Hubert

    Nicole Rahman of Ferdinand and Kegan Hubert of St. Croix announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on Sept. 10, 2016. The ceremony will take place at 1 p.m. at St. Ferdinand Church in Ferdinand. A reception will follow at Fulda Sportsman Club.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jean Rahman and the late Gary Rahman. The future groom is the son of Daniel Hubert and the late Lisa Hubert.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Forest Park High School and is currently employed at The Smile Center.

  • Atreyu Amadeus Carrico

    Katlyn and Jacob Carrico of Owensboro, Ky. announce the birth of their son Atreyu Amadeus Carrico on June 12, 2016. He was delivered at 8:14 p.m. at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He weighed eight pounds and one ounce and was 20 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Angie and David Dykes of Cannelton.

    Paternal grandparents are Charlotte and Jim Carrico of Derby.

    Great-grandparents are Sandra Sanders of Cannelton, Paula Holmes of Kentucky, Allen Booth of North Carolina, Victor Carrico of Owensboro and Peggy Stole of Washington, Ind.

  • Community Events; June 20

    Lunch and Learn event Thursday


    TELL CITY – The Villas will host a Lunch and Learn session Thursday, June 23, at noon at the Villa Club House. Adaptive Healthcare representatives will discuss services Adaptive delivers in comprehensive home care solutions for the community.

    Adaptive will also hold a free blood-pressure clinic from 9 to 10:30 a.m., prior to the Lunch and Learn.

  • WorkOne office to relocate

    TELL CITY – The WorkOne office in Tell City will relocate to the Ivy Tech Campus, located at 1034 31st St. in Tell City. Office hours are Monday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.