Today's News

  • Early Head Start hat party

    Lincoln Hills Development Corporation Early Head Start children and their families enjoy a day out together. Early Head Start participants meet weekly for home visits and twice monthly for playtime, education and family activities.

    Pictured are Isaac Schwartz, Alexzander Gieske, Samuel and April Applegate, Bryleigh Gieske and Melissa Tanner. For more information, contact Kelly Luker at 619-1842 or 547-4850 Ext. 113.

  • Summer PCMH donations announced

    TELL CITY — The Perry County Memorial Hospital Foundation donations May, June, July and August 2012, have been announced.

  • Monte Cassino pilgrimages to be held in October in St. Meinrad

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in October.
    The pilgrimages begin with an opening hymn and a short sermon, followed by a rosary procession. The service ends with the Litany of the Blessed Virgin and a hymn. Speakers and topics for the pilgrimages are:
    Oct. 7, the Ref. Meinrad Brune, OSB, “Our Lady of the Table: Mary and the Eucharist”
    Oct. 14, the Rev. Adrian Burke, OSB, “Vatican II, Mary and the Church”

  • Church news, Sept. 20

    Fun Day at Lilly Dale Church of Christ
    GATCHEL – The Lilly Dale Church, 14198 Old State Road 37 in Gatchel, will host a fun day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
    All are welcome to attend. The day will include games, inflatables, face painting, a hayride, tug-of-war, sack races and more. Free hot dogs, drinks and desserts will be served.

  • Feed the Horses fundraiser event Oct. 6 at Orschelen’s in Tell City

    TELL CITY – Horse Rescue South Inc. will host a fundraiser event starting at 10 a.m. Oct. 6 at Orschelen’s Farm and Home Store in Tell City.
    Horses the group have rescued will be at the store to visit with the public as rescue members share the horses stories and help everyone understand what the rescue is all about.
    Other events will include Jeff Varner and his mule team, who will provide free wagon rides to visitors.

  • St. Augustine marks 175 years

  • Community Events, Sept. 20

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

  • National forest staff donates to pantries

    BEDFORD – Hoosier National Forest employees delivered more than 500 pounds of food over the summer to donate to local food pantries as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s annual Feds Feed Families Food Drive. 

  • Free Movies at Sunset Park

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Regional Arts Association will host a free movie night, “Movies at Sunset” the next two Saturdays. The movies will take place at Sunset Park. The park will be closed to traffic for these evenings. Parking will be available outside the floodwall.