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Today's News

  • Lilly Dale revival Aug. 3

    PERRY COUNTY – The Lilly Dale Church of Christ will be holding a Revival meeting beginning Sunday July 31, and ending Wednesday, Aug. 3. 

    Brother Sonny Childs will be the guest speaker. Brother Sonny’s message will be “Facing the Storms of Life” from Mark 14. The Sunday morning services will include Sunday school at 9 a.m. and a worship service at 10 a.m. The evening services will begin at 7 p.m. each night. There will be a homecoming dinner following the Sunday morning service.

  • Perry Central back-to-school cookout set for Aug. 1

    LEOPOLD – The annual Perry Central back-to-school cookout will be held Monday, Aug. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. 

    Families are invited to meet student’s new teachers and visit the many school readiness booths in the school cafetorium sponsored by school and community groups. 

    There will also be lots of fun activities, like a Commodore picture stand and dress up selfie booth, free hot dogs, drinks and sno-cones.

  • Peirce-Hedinger

    Jeri Brianne Peirce and James Hedinger of Tell City announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Elaine Peirce and the late James Peirce of Tell City. The future groom is the son of Sherrie and Charlie Davis and the late Todd Hedinger of Cannelton.

    The ceremony will take place on Aug. 20, 2016, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Cannelton at 2 p.m. The reception will follow, at the 4-H Fairgrounds.

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  • Kings of the mountain

    Tell City’s boys cross country team recently participated in a king of the mountain race, gaining about 2,000 feet of elevation in four miles, at Great Sand Dunes National Park in Colorado.

  • Back-to-school fling Saturday

    TELL CITY – Tell City’s varsity soccer team will sponsor an end-of-summer fling or back-to-school extravaganza Saturday, July 30, from 9 to 11 p.m. at William Tell Soccer Field.
    It is open to anybody in grades 9-12. It will have an Olympic theme. Students will sign up for the events that night at 8:30. A parade of participants according to classes will be held. There will be free hamburgers, hotdogs, and water.

  • Tell City volleyball conditioning starts

    TELL CITY – Fall conditioning for Tell City’s varsity volleyball team is being held 9 to 11 a.m. each day in the school’s auxiliary gymnasium starting Monday, July 25.
    Anyone planning to play volleyball this fall should attend. Any players who can’t make it this week because of vacation, etc., may call Coach Dalonda Hayes at 812-430-2832.

  • Tell City football team ahead of last year’s pace

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City had a young football team last year and played most of the season under a head coach who was not in charge during preseason practices.
    The Marksmen are ahead of the game on both counts this year.
    Josh Teague, who was promoted to head coach after Ronnie Robinson resigned two games into last season, has been in charge of workouts all summer. And the team has 12 seniors after finishing with just four last season.

  • Tell City basketball team still young

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—New Tell City boys basketball coach Matt Lynch has been impressed with the Marksmen’s talent level and how quickly they have learned his system this summer.
    “They’ve been great,” he said Friday. “They’ve picked up a lot of things a lot faster than I expected.”

  • Tri-State Service improves to 8-0

    TELL CITY—Tri-State Service & Maintenance scored three runs in the sixth inning to pull away from EverBody’s Fitness Center 6-2 in Tell City Women’s Softball League action Tuesday.
    Tri-State beat Medcalf Construction 20-0 later that night to raise its season record to 8-0 with two games left.
    Casi Hay went 3 for 4 with a double in the win over EverBody’s.
    Dria Oxley, Jennifer Coyle and Lacey Hawkins each added two hits.
    Kelly Hubert had two of EverBody’s five hits.