Today's News

  • SIRS holds ribbon cutting, open house for dedication of The Reed Building

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon cutting to celebrate the dedication of the Southern Indiana Resource Solutions, Inc. (SIRS) Building to be renamed “The Reed Building” at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20.

    A dedication ceremony and open house will immediately follow until 4 p.m. The Reed Building is located at 1012 31st Street in Tell City.

  • Community Events; Aug. 13

    Free health screenings today


    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital offers free blood-pressure and glucose (sugar) screenings every Tuesday morning from 8:30 to 10 a.m. inside the Tell City Wal-Mart.

    The hospital will provide blood-pressure, glucose and total-cholesterol screenings from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, at the Village Apartments, 1619 14th St. in Tell City and from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, at St. Meinrad Catholic Church’s Parish Hall.

  • Reunions; Aug. 13

    OIL TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL classes of 1948 and 1949 will have a joint annual class reunion at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, at the patio Steak House in Tell City. All other graduates of OTHS are also welcome.


    THE ALLEN FAMILY REUNION will be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Birdseye Conservation Club. Arrive early and enjoy the day. Meal will be at noon. Remember the date has been changed to the third Saturday. Any questions can be phoned to Kenny Wright (812) 836-2036.


  • Abel Silas Etienne

    Duane and Rachel Etienne of Magnet announce the birth of their son, Abel Silas.

    He was delivered July 30, 2015, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City. Abel weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 18½ inches long.

    Mrs. Etienne is the former Rachel Brewer.

    Abel was welcomed home by his siblings, Asher, 9, and Anna, 6.

    Grandparents are Doyle and Lana Etienne of Magnet and Everett and Trudy Bowman of Campbellsburg.

    Great-grandparents are Morris and Melinda Hypes and Donald and Patricia Brewer, all of Campbellsburg.

  • William Malone Brady

    Sean and Sarah Brady of Westfield announce the birth of their son, William Malone.

    He was delivered March 12, 2015, at St. Vincent Women’s Hospital in Indianapolis.

    He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 21½ inches long.

    William was welcomed home by his brothers, Cameron, 16, and Cole, 14, and his sister, Caitlyn, 11.

    Mrs. Brady is the former Sarah Malone.

    Grandparents are Joe and Dorothy Malone of Tell City and the late Bill and Sharon Brady of Oklahoma City, Okla.

  • Lueken – Cochenour

    Margaret (Maggie) Rose Lueken and Aaron Matthew Cochenour, together with their families, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Francis and Lou Ann Lueken of Ferdinand. She is a 2012 graduate of the University of Southern Indiana, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in business management. Maggie is currently employed at the corporate office of MasterBrand Cabinets.

    The future groom is the son of Bob Cochenour of Lamar and Lisa Plummer of Santa Claus. 

  • Gannon – Cassidy

    Shawn Marie Gannon and Steven Russell Cassidy, both of Corydon, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Gannon of Elizabeth.

    The future groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Duane Cassidy of Tell City and the late Shawnetta Smith Cassidy.

    The wedding ceremony is set for 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Tunnel Hill Christian Church, located at 5105 Old Georgetown Road in Georgetown.

    A reception will follow the ceremony at the church activity center.

  • A Sensational Schweizer Fest
  • Going for a ringer

    Cory Etienne, 17, pitches in the Schweizer Fest bring-your-own-partner horseshoe tourney Friday. Etienne, the youngest player in the tourney, teamed with Scott Hubert to beat  Grant LaMar and Wes Richard two games to one in the first round of the 13-team tourney.

  • Perry Central fall schedules

    Boys Varsity Football
    14    Southridge/Scrimmage    A    7:00
    21    Tell City    A    7:00
    28    Forest Park    A    6:30
    11    Paoli    H    6:30
    18    Tecumseh    A    7:00
    25    Wood Memorial    H    7:00