Today's News

  • Community Events; Oct. 23


    60s, 70s dance, supper Friday


    TELL CITY – The William Tell Center will host a 60s and 70s dance and chili supper Friday, Oct. 24 at the center. A chili and pie supper will begin at 6 p.m. and a dance will take place from 7 to 10 p.m. DJ Travis Powers of Princeton will spin music of the 60s and 70s.

    A $5 admission fee will include drinks. Donations will be accepted for the supper. The public is welcome for both. There will also be a regular Saturday-night dance with the 3 For All band.

  • Tell City High School Class of 1984
  • Cannelton High School Class of 1959
  • Semper Fi 5K, 10K races set for Veterans Day


    CANNELTON – On Nov. 8, in honor of Veterans Day, the Perry County Marines, along with the Perry County Museum, will host a Semper Fi 5K and a Marine Tough 10K. Both runners and walkers are encouraged to participate.

    Registration for each race is $15 through Oct. 31 and $20 from Nov. 1 through 8. All runners and walkers will receive a T-shirt on the day of the race. Marine Tough 10K participants will receive honorary dog tags.

  • Hospital auxiliary plans annual holiday bazaar, luncheon


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual holiday bazaar from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6. There will also be a silent auction.

  • Halloween events planned throughout the area


    TELL CITY – With Halloween just several days away, many area groups will offer Halloween activities for kids and adults. Below is an updated listing of upcoming events in Perry and Spencer counties.

    The Troy Halloween kids party will start at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at the Troy Firehouse. Kids can enjoy games, treats, hay rides, inflatables and fire safety information.

  • St. Mark Catholic Church shooting match winners announced


    TELL CITY – St. Mark Church announced winners of its shooting match.

    Organizers thank the businesses and individuals who generously donated toward their shooting match raffle held Sept. 28.

  • Cannelton schools release first quarter honor rolls


    CANNELTON – Cannelton elementary and high schools have released the first quarter honor rolls.

    First-grade students earning distinguished honors were Brianna Evans, Gage Garrett, Caleb Hulse, Jacie James, Brenna Smith and Rylan Snyder.

    Second-grade students earning distinguished honors were Taylor DuPont, Bria Garrett, Makayla Hulse, Brayden Puckett, Gabby Stowe, Keaton Walls, Ian White and Caine Woodrum. Earning honors were Kylie Anastasiades, Carma Rapier, Dylan Ridener, Julia Williams and Nya Burnett.

  • Church News; Oct. 23


    Upcoming programs at Seventh-day Adventist

    TELL CITY – Tell City Seventh-day Adventist Church will offer “Bread making from scratch” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the church.

    On Wednesday, Nov. 19, everyone is invited for a culinary experience in vegetarianism from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the church. Both events are free and open to the public. The church is at 434 13th Street in Tell City.


  • Menus; Week of Oct. 27 – Oct. 31


    *Breakfasts served with juice and milk, lunches served with milk.


    Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches will be offered as third choice. Salads on Monday, Wednesday; subs on Tuesday, Thursday.

    Monday: No School - Fall Break.

    Tuesday: No School - Fall Break

    Wednesday: BREAKFAST - French toast sticks LUNCH - Hamburger on a bun, baked potato half, cole slaw and pineapple.