Today's News

  • Zombie Fest to strike again

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton American Legion Auxiliary is sponsoring its second annual Zombie Fest Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Cannelton Legion post home.

    Line-up will begin at 5 p.m. and a parade will begin at 5:15 p.m. Games and concessions will be available immediately after the parade. There will be concessions for sale and game tickets will be 25 cents each or five for $1. Age categories for the parade are birth to 6, 7 to 12 and 13 to adult. A first-place prize will be awarded in each category.

  • 80th birthday celebration planned for Eva Rose Miller

    ROME – Family and friends of Eva Rose Miller are invited to attend an open house in honor of her 80th birthday from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, at Rome United Methodist Church in Rome.

    Cake and punch will be available.

    The family asks no gifts, only the presence of friends and family.

  • Class of 1956 luncheon Sept. 27

    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Class of 1956 will have a luncheon at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Patio Steakhouse in Tell City.

    All classmates and guests are invited. For more information, call (812) 547-7425 or (812) 547-5151.

  • 3-D Discount employee reunion set for Sept. 18 at Smokin’ Pit

    TELL CITY – Former employees of Danner 3-D Discount Store are invited to a reunion from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at Bill and Dave’s Smokin’ Pit at 1527 11th Street in Tell City.

    Spouses and family members of former employees are welcome to attend. Food will be available.

    For more information or to RSVP, call Melba Ayer at (812) 547-4521.

  • Social News

    THE MU GAMMA CHAPTER of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Evangelical United Church of Christ. Hostesses for the evening will be Connie Berger, Velma Hubert, Lee Ann Riley and Pam Krieg.

    THE TELL CITY CLASS OF 1966 GAL PAL lunch will be held at noon Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Patio restaurant in Tell City.

  • Criss–Reed

    Ashley Criss and Jeremy Reed, both of Cannelton, together with their parents, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Dennis and Dianna Criss of Hawesville, Ky.

    The future groom is the son of Gordon and Roxanna Huff of Hawesville.

    The wedding ceremony is planned for 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at First United Methodist Church in Tell City.

    A reception will begin at 6 p.m. at the Schergens Center in Tell City. Formal invitations will be issued.

  • Brumfield–James

    Kristine A. Brumfield and James T. James IV, both of Branchville, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dwight and Jennifer Peter of Tell City.

    The future groom is the son of Tommy and Jane James of Cannelton.

    A lakeside wedding ceremony is planned for 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at the home of Miss Brumfield’s parents. A reception will follow at the Leopold Conservation Club.

  • No. 8 Commodores raise record to 8-0

    DUBOIS—A balanced spiking attack and strong digging helped Perry Central beat Northeast Dubois 25-19, 25-23, 25-16 in volleyball Tuesday.
    The Commodores, ranked No. 8 in the Class 2A state coaches poll this week, raised their record to 8-0 with all but one of their victories coming in straight sets.
    Jordan Sprinkle made 11 kills to lead Perry Central hitters. Maddie Hubert, Ryann Lynch and Brittany Parker each added eight and Grace James made five. James had 29 assists.

  • Tell City wins 2 of 3 at Harrison

    EVANSVILLE—Maybe playing Class 4A teams was all it took to get Tell City’s Class 2A volleyball team going.
    The Marksmen beat two 4A teams from Evansville, Harrison 21-25, 25-11, 15-11 and North 25-21, 25-22, in Harrison’s tourney Saturday for their first wins of the season.
    They then lost to Gibson Southern 25-17, 25-14 to finish the tourney 2-1.
    Emma Kohnert made nine kills and three blocks against Harrison.
    Mary Steen added five kills and Natalie Peter had 14 assists.

  • PC wins own Tip-off tourney

    LEOPOLD—Brittany Parker made 40 digs and Grace James had 57 assists as Perry Central won its own volleyball Tip-off tourney Saturday.