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Today's News

  • Retirement party for Bill Feldpausch

    TELL CITY – Bill Feldpausch, who has been cutting hair in the area for more than 60 years, will be laying down his clippers.
    A retirement celebration will be held for Feldpausch from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Harpenau Insurance Agency parking lot in Tell City.
    The public is invited and encouraged to attend to say thanks and to share stories. Food and soft drinks will be provided.

  • Birth announcements, Aug. 18

    Treylen Michael Rogier
    Derek and Amber Rogier of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Trelyen Michael Rogier, Friday, July 1, 2011, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Evansville.
    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    Mrs. Rogier is the former Amber Young.
    Grandparents are Wes Young and Jenny Young of Tell City and Bernard and Veneta Rogier of Tell City.
    Great-grandparents are Linus and June Linne and the late Henry and Emma Young and Ralph and Augusta Rogier.

  • Kleeman named to UE dean’s list

    EVANSVILLE – Dylan Kleeman of Tell City was named to the dean’s list of the University of Evansville for the spring semester of 2011. He is enrolled in the College of Engineering and Computer Science.
    Kleeman is a 2009 graduate of Tell City High School He is the son of Paul and Candie Kleeman of Tell City.

  • Riley earns degree from U of I

    INDIANAPOLIS – Cassandra Michelle Riley participated in her commencement ceremony Nov. 8, 2010, at the University of Indianapolis.
    She received her associate’s degree in culinary arts.

    Riley graduated with honors May 16, 2010 from the Chef’s Academy located in downtown Indianapolis. The academy is a division of Harrison College, formerly Indiana Business College. While studying business and culinary skills, she maintained a 3.5 grade-point average and was on the dean’s list several quarters.

  • James and Sheila Hargis

    James and Sheila Hargis of Derby will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011.

    Mr. Hargis married the former Sheila Wittmer Aug. 21, 1971 in Tell City.
    The couple has two children, a daughter, Erin Rogier and her husband, Jeff, of Leopold and a son, Kenton Hargis and his wife, Anna, of Evansville. They have two grandchildren, Josh and Alyssa Rogier.
    Mr. Hargis works at the INDOT Birdseye branch and Mrs. Hargis is a teacher assistant with Perry Central Elementary School.

  • North Posey defeats Tell City

    POSEYVILLE—Anjan Kashyab won in No. 1 singles, but North Posey won all the other matches to beat Tell City 4-1 in PAC boys tennis Tuesday.
    Kashyab dispatched Kyle Voegel in straight sets 6-1, 6-0.
    The closest match was in No. 2 singles, where Reed Gerteisen beat Tell City freshman Jeff Yeung 6-3, 6-2.
    Griffin Motz shut out Zach Fischer 6-0, 6-0 in No. 3 singles.
    The Vikings won both doubles matches in straight sets.
    Drake Davenport and Jacob Brenton beat Tyler Groves and Dakota Braunecker 6-1, 6-2 in No. 1 doubles.

  • Stein repeats as champion of Schweizer 6-mile race

    TELL CITY—Cody Stein, a Heritage Hills graduate now on the University of Evansville’s cross country team, won the Schweizer Fest six-mile road run in 31:07 Saturday.
    His time was the fastest since Nick Waninger, who also ran for Heritage Hills and U of E, won it in 30:48 in 2004.
    Stein, who won for the second year in a row, beat runner-up Ryan Wells by 1 minute, 24 seconds.
    Brian Denny was third in 33:08 and current Perry Central cross country star Alex Newton was fourth in 33:50.

  • Perry Central, Tell City will battle for sectional title

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    Perry County teams have dominated the southwestern Indiana cross country landscape in recent years.
    Last year Perry Central’s boys team won its fifth consecutive Jasper sectional and Tell City placed second. Both won conference titles, Tell City in the Pocket and Perry Central in the Patoka Lake conference.
    This year looks like more of the same, with both heavily favored in their conference and favored to duke it out for the sectional title.

  • Marksmen tie Pike Central 3-3

    PETERSBURG—Ryan Hackbarth scored two goals as Tell City tied Pike Central 3-3 in PAC boys soccer Tuesday.
    Pike Central built a 3-1 first-half lead. Hackbarth scored the Marksmen’s only goal in that half.
    Daniel Aiteaga scored on a penalty kick early in the second half and Hackbarth tied the score with a goal on an assist from Hunter Sandage with six minutes left.
    “We had several shots after that but we just couldn’t get them to go,” said Tell City Coach Don Foerster. “We controlled the second half.

  • Tell City spikes Huskies

    EVANSVILLE—McKenzie Hayes had 27 kills, four blocks, nine assists and four ace serves as Tell City beat Evansville North 25-18, 25-15, 25-11 in volleyball Monday.
    “We played really well tonight,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “Everything came together.
    “Our hitting was on—we had very few errors. We had a lot of good serve-receives, and defensively we played really well.”
    Stori Beard added six kills to Tell City’s attack and Devin Marchand, Logan Flannagan and Jami Rowe each made four.