Today's News

  • Annex closures announced

    CANNELTON – The Perry County Courthouse Annex in Cannelton will be closed Monday, June 19, and Tuesday, June 20, as the respective offices prepare to move to the newly renovated Armory Annex in Tell City.

    Services at the health office will be available in case of emergency but phones at all of the county agencies currently located in Cannelton will be offline.

    The main courthouse building along Indiana 37 will be open on those days, however, the Emergency Management Agency office will be closed as it is moving into the Armory.

  • Cal Ripken League champions

    Home Mutual Insurance won the regular-season title and playoff tourney in the Tell City Cal Ripken League’s Major League (ages 11-12).

  • Tell City ties Heritage Hills in 2nd Diamond League game

    TELL CITY—Ryan Morgan had two clutch RBI hits as Tell City tied Heritage Hills 5-5 in the second game of a Diamond League baseball doubleheader Tuesday.
    Mason Gehlhausen added a two-run triple. Travis Burchett hit a two-out double and continued home on a throwing error on the play.
    Shane Braunecker pitched the first three innings for Tell City. Corey Braunecker pitched the next inning and Gehlhausen pitched the final one.

  • George will be next Pacer star to leave

    No one should be surprised that Paul George plans to leave the Indiana Pacers as a free agent next summer.
    For more than 40 years, the Pacers have had trouble keeping their stars, especially scoring forwards, throughout the prime of their career. Why should George be the exception?
    Reggie Miller, a shooting guard who played for the Pacers 1987-2005, is the only Hall of Famer or perennial all-star who played his entire career with the Pacers.

  • Ettensohn, Marion lead Typhoons in Jasper’s meet last weekend

    JASPER—Gabrielle Ettensohn and Alden Marion of the Tri-County Typhoons won events in Jasper’s invitational swim meet last weekend.
    “We did well,” said Tell City Coach Stacy Marion. “We didn’t have enough swimmers compete to place in the top three teams, but the swimmers that were there swam really well.”
    Ettensohn won the age-11-12 girls 50-meter butterfly. She placed second in the 100 freestyle and third in the 50 free and 50 backstroke.

  • Little leads KP Divas to regular-season title

    TELL CITY—Bailey Little pitched a three-hitter as KP Divas beat Cash Waggner 10-1 to win Tuesday to win Tell City’s age-11-14 girls softball regular-season title.

  • Community Events; June 22

    Ohio Valley Tractor Club today


    BRANCHVILLE – The Ohio Valley tractor club will hold their next meeting this Thursday, June 22, at 7 p.m. at the Branchville Clubhouse.


    Leopold 175th planning session Wednesday


    LEOPOLD – The group planning the Leopold 175th celebration will hold an organizational meeting Wednesday, June 28, at 6:30 p.m. in Leopold Park. The public is welcome.


  • Scales to attend journalism conference in nation’s capital

    FAIRFAX, Va. – Kacie Scales, a student at Tell City Junior-Senior High School, has been selected to represent Tell City as a National Youth Correspondent to the 2017 Washington Journalism and Media Conference at George Mason University. The conference will be held July 9-14.

    Scales joins a select group of students from all over the country for an intensive study of journalism and media. Scales was chosen based on academic accomplishments and a demonstrated interest and excellence in journalism and media studies.

  • Center Floor Spotlight

    Story and Photos by Stuart Cassidy


    It’s as much fun as work, for not only the students at Dance Haven studios, but the instructors as well.

  • Elder retiring from PCMH after 43 years

    TELL CITY – Becky Elder, RN, vice president of clinical services, retired from Perry County Memorial Hospital on June 15 after 43 years of service. While at PCMH, Elder achieved many accomplishments and wore multiple hats. She started her healthcare career right out of school as a staff nurse.