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  • Community Events; Oct. 5

    Emmanuel Lutheran soup supper Saturday


    TELL CITY – Emmanuel Lutheran Church, at 12th and Pestalozzi streets in Tell City, invites everyone to its annual soup supper Saturday, Oct. 10. Serving will be in the church’s fellowship hall starting at 4 p.m.

    The church’s “classic soup,” barbecued chicken, creek fried potatoes, green beans, homemade slaw and desserts will be served.

  • Backer-Podbelski

    Emily Marie Backer and Louis Podbelski were married Aug. 1, 2015, at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at Notre Dame.

    The parents of the bride are Marty and Lou Ann Backer of Cannelton. The parents of the groom are Lou and Betsy Podbelski of Eagan, Minn.

  • Vanessa’s Unique Boutique ribbon-cutting date set

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon cutting for Vanessa’s Unique Boutique at noon Friday, Oct. 16, to celebrate the grand opening of their store in downtown Tell City, at 747 Main St. They will host an open house from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. the same day.  Refreshments and giveaways will be available throughout the day.

  • Northeast Dubois blanks Tell City

    TELL CITY—Northeast Dubois scored two quick goals early in the second half and beat Tell City 7-0 in boys soccer Thursday.
    The Jeeps led only 2-0 at halftime.
    “We played an excellent first half but the second half we came out flat,” said Tell City Coach Pat Jarboe. “We had several communications breakdowns in the second half, and when that happens it leads to trouble.”
    Tell City goalie Anthony Froehlich made 17 saves. “He had a good game,” said Jarboe.

  • Cannelton falls to Crawford County

    MARENGO—Cannelton improved its digging but lost to Crawford County 25-19, 25-13, 25-10 in volleyball Thursday.
    Tori Stowe made 12 digs, the most by a Bulldog this season.
    Caressa Sloss made three kills. She, Chloe Davis and Jordyn Vogt each made one block.
    Nicole Harris served one ace.
    Cannelton, 0-15, will host South Spencer for senior night Tuesday at 6 p.m.

  • Jasper’s defense stops Commodores

    JASPER—Jasper’s blocking and digging held Perry Central’s offense down as the Wildcats won 25-13, 25-6, 25-14 in volleyball Thursday.
    Payton Emmons, Maddie Hubert, Brooke Mullis and Terissa Roark each made three kills to lead Perry Central. Addy Davis had 11 assists.
    Hubert made 16 digs and Mullis added 13. Roark made two blocks.
    The Commodores served only one ace.
    Jasper won the JV match 25-14, 25-8.
    Maddie Labhart and Jenna Lutgring each made three kills for Perry Central.

  • Mater Dei holds off Tell City

    TELL CITY—Passing problems hurt Tell City late in the first game as the Marksmen lost to Mater Dei 25-23, 25-22, 26-24 in volleyball Thursday.
    “They were good games,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “We should’ve won the first one. We had a 23-17 lead, but they had a good server up there and we couldn’t pass the ball.”
    Emma Kohnert led Tell City with 12 kills and six blocks - three solos. Kammie Jo Hayes added seven kills and Emili Stephens and Mary Steen each made four.
    Emily Hagedorn had 21 assists.

  • Marksmen advance to finals again

    Sports Editor

    REO—Tell City won every match actually played to beat South Spencer 4-1 in the first round of the South Spencer boys tennis sectional Thursday.
    The 3-10 Marksmen advanced to the championship match for the fourth year in a row. They were scheduled to take on Castle in the finals Saturday.
    Tell City has had to forfeit in No. 3 singles all season. But Kevin Yeung beat Kyle Market 6-4, 7-5 in No. 1 and Chandler Lacy defeated Nick Sibrel 6-0, 7-3 in No. 2.