Today's News

  • Castle eliminates Tell City

    BOONVILLE—Castle won every game to beat Tell City 5-0 in a boys tennis sectional first-round match Wednesday.
    In singles play Ollie Ossenberg beat Neal Hollinden in No. 1, Aneesh Alapati defeated Ethan Maffia in No. 2, and Kunhai Shah topped Cameron Young in No. 3, each by 6-0, 6-0 scores.
    Reece Stephens and Jake Matuscak defeated Anthony Koch and Zach Goffinet by the same score in No. 1 doubles.
    Tell City had to forfeit in No. 2 doubles as it has all season due to a shortage of players.

  • Cannelton falls in 2 matches

    LYNNVILLE—Caressa Sloss made three kills and six digs but Cannelton lost to Tecumseh 25-5, 25-8, 25-11 in volleyball Tuesday.
    Sloss made seven spikes overall.
    Chloe Davis added four spikes - one kill - and three digs.
    Hannah McMahan made four digs and Kendra Anastasiades added three digs and two assists.
    Cannelton lost a home match to Medora 25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 10-25, 15-11 Sept. 22 though Davis made five kills and seven other spikes.
    She also made 19 digs and one block and served four aces.

  • Jasper spikes Perry Central

    JASPER—Maddie Edwards made 14 kills and four blocks as Jasper beat Perry Central 25-11, 25-9, 25-5 in volleyball Thursday.
    Terissa Roark led Perry Central with two kills. She went 20 for 25 hitting.

  • Mater Dei trims Tell City

    TELL CITY—Morgan Schuetter made 31 digs but Tell City lost to Mater Dei 25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-22 in volleyball Thursday.
    “We scrapped - our defense was great tonight,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “Morgan was everywhere - she played a tremendous game.
    “I thought we played well.”
    Grace Kreilein added 23 digs and Rachel Malone and Caiti Teague each made 11.
    Bailey Weikel made three solo blocks and Addison Fella added two blocks - one solo.

  • Pick-6s help North Posey top Tell City

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—North Posey scored touchdowns off two Tell City turnovers in the second quarter and beat the Marksmen 42-24 in PAC football Friday.
    The Marksmen trailed just 7-6 midway through the second quarter and had the momentum after Dustin Hunt intercepted a North Posey pass and returned it 36 yards to the Vikings’ 14-yard line.
    Ty Smith gained 3 yards on the next play, which was followed by an incomplete pass.

  • Commodores stop West Washington

    Sports Correspondent

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central stopped West Washington’s last drive to preserve a 14-10 PLAC football win Friday.
    The Senators took possession at their 32-yard line with 2:06 left.
    They used the run and pass to advance to the Commodore 42.
    The Senators threw an incomplete pass but were flagged because it hit an ineligible receiver downfield. The penalty moved the ball back to the Senators’ 49 and included a loss of down.

  • Sabelhaus-Nugent

    Tiffany Sabelhaus and John Nugent Jr. were married in 3 p.m. double-ring ceremony May 20, 2017, in Cannelton. The wedding was officiated by Karen A. Werner.

    The bride was given in marriage by her parents, David and Diana Sabelhaus of Bristow. Matron of honor was Shelby Aldridge and best man was Derek Little.

    A reception followed at Schergens Center in Tell City, before the couple honeymooned in Honolulu, Hawaii.

  • Branchville Correctional Facility recognizes Employees of the Quarter

    BRANCHVILLE – Branchville Correctional Facility has named its employees of the quarter. Non-custody Employee of the Quarter is Angela Howland.  She works as a human resource associate at the facility.  She began her career at Branchville in 1993 as a switchboard operator.  She also served as a personnel technician before being promoted to her current position. 

    Contractual Employee of the Quarter is Saundra Kvant. She is employed by Knowledge Services and she works as a secretary for Unit Team. She began her career at Branchville in 2017.

  • Bishop among Commended Students in National Merit Scholarship Program

    LEOPOLD – Principal Jody  French, of Perry Central Junior-Senior High School has announced that Luke Bishop has been named a Commended Student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. 

    A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which conducts the program, has been presented by the principal to this scholastically talented senior.

  • Rowe-Arnold

    Andyn Rowe and Brian Arnold announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Jason and Rachael Rowe of Tell City. She is a graduate of Tell City High School and graduated in 2016 from Western Kentucky University. She is a registered nurse at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, Ky.