Today's News

  • Remembrance and Hope Candlelight Service

    TELL CITY – The Day By Day Grief support group will host its annual remembrance and hope candlelight service Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Tell City.

  • Christmas card workshop scheduled for Nov. 30

    TELL CITY – Would you like to give three people in your life very unique Christmas cards this year? Then make plans to join area scrapbook designer and card-maker Linda Lindauer at the Tell City branch of Perry County Public Library Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for a Christmas card-making workshop.

  • William Tell Elementary releases first nine weeks honor rolls

    William Tell Elementary School released its honor rolls for the first nine weeks of the 2016-17 school year.

    Grade 2 distinguished honor roll: Claire Rose Epple, Kianna Rachelle Glynn, Kinsey Renee Glynn, Luke Matthew Hagedorn, Mary Addison Hagedorn, Hadley Paige Hayko, Sena Ghazi Hazumi, Christian Tyler Holmes, Brennen Leonnah Jones, Kynli Ryann Lambrecht, Ilynd Elizabeth Lawalin, Maddilyn Rae Lochner, William Lucas Sheldon, Brady Clark Stallings and Ollie Cecille Toothman.

  • Harlen Jay Cole

    Valerie and Brian Cole of Troy announce the birth of their son, Harlen Jay Cole on Sept. 26, 2016, at Perry County Memorial Hospital.

    He weighed 7 pounds and 14 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    Grandparents are Carol and Marty Vinson of Tell City and Peggy and Franklin Cole of Hawesville, Ky. Great-grandparents are the late Gloria and Leroy Lindauer of Troy and Peggy and James Applegate of Cannelton.

    He was welcomed home by siblings Zaiden, 11, the late Maddix, Lucy, 5 and Scarlette, 1.

    The mother is the former Valerie Stutsman.

  • SIRS’ Oser retiring after 39 years

    BOONVILLE – Patty Oser is retiring as Southern Indiana Resource Solutions’ vice president of community services after 39 years championing the rights of people with developmental disabilities. She officially retires Dec. 17.

    SIRS Management extends warm wishes on her retirement and deep appreciation for her passion and guidance toward full inclusion.

  • Community Events; Nov. 17

    Humane Society free straw giveaway Saturday


    TELL CITY – The Humane Society of Perry County will hold its annual free straw giveaway for dog houses Saturday, Nov. 19, at Orscheln’s 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    For more information, call Jim Carter at (812) 836-4842.


    Coon Club Christmas party


  • Canneton students honored in October
  • Efforts begin to preserve Monte Cassino shrine





    The shrine of Our Lady of Monte Cassino sits atop a broad hill just a mile or so from the main buildings of Saint Meinrad Archabbey. Constructed from the first sandstone pulled from the earth on the monks’ land, the chapel welcomed its first pilgrims in 1870. According to reports, more than 2,000 people took part in its dedication.

  • Honored for service
  • Keeping Hoosier homes warm this winter

    State Rep. Lloyd Arnold

    District 74


    As the winter months and cold temperatures approach, this time serves as a reminder that some Hoosiers may be eligible for energy assistance through the Low Income Heating Assistance Program. Our state offers low-income households financial assistance to keep their utilities connected during the winter months through this program.