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Today's News

  • Eagles press past Bulldogs

    LANESVILLE—Lanesville’s full-court presses and half-court traps forced numerous turnovers as the Eagles beat Cannelton 107-33 in season-opening boys basketball Wednesday.
    “What I think we were unprepared for was how physical they were on defense,” said Cannelton Coach Michael Snyder. “It’s hard to simulate that with your JV kids in practice, so that really hurt us.
    “I don’t know that we’ll run into a team that will be much better defensively than they are, especially for a Class A school.

  • Tell City outshoots, outrebounds PC

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City used hot shooting streaks at the start of the first and third quarters to beat Perry Central 57-37 in season-opening boys basketball Wednesday.
    The Marksmen hit four of their first five shots from the field - and scored on a rebound of their miss - to jump to a 9-2 lead in the first 2:51, forcing Perry Central to call a timeout.
    Tell City added three more baskets after the timeout, though, to expand its lead to 15-2.

  • Birds bound for market
  • Shubael Little Village candlelit tour Dec. 9

    ROCKY POINT – The sixth annual Shubael Little Pioneer Village Candle Light tour will be held Saturday, Dec. 9, from 2 to 8 p.m.

    Step back in time 150 years ago and visit the homes of Perry County settlers who celebrated the Christmas season, as many today wish we still did. Enjoy a feast for the senses - interact with re-enactors, hear live music, and share light food and warm drinks from the period, warmed over the crackling of open hearths and wood stoves.

  • Musicians honored at Perry Central
  • Live nativity scene in Tell City Dec. 9

    TELL CITY – A live nativity scene next month will help share the meaning of the Christmas season to the community.

    The nativity scene will be located across from Tell City Depot on Saturday, Dec. 9.

    There will be two different times for this scene. The first event will be at 6 p.m. and the second at 7. There will be live animals, singers and guitarists. This scene is amazing for everyone to see. A group of young children and teenagers from the ages of 5 through 20 have worked together to make this happen.

  • Merry Christmas plans in place at the Santa Claus Museum

    SANTA CLAUS – Fun, festive, and family-friendly events will be happening at the Santa Claus Museum & Village this holiday season. All events are free of charge.

  • St. Paul Christmas Bazaar set for Dec. 1-3

    TELL CITY – St. Paul Catholic Church will host its eighth annual Christmas Bazaar starting Friday, Dec. 1, at 4:30 p.m. in the parish hall. An all-you-can-eat chili supper will start at the same time and continue until 7. Cost will be $5 for adults and $3 for children under 10. Carryouts will be available.

    The bazaar will resume Saturday, Dec. 2, from 2-4 p.m. and 5:30-6:30 at the Catholic Ministry Center. Activities will continue Sunday before and after the 9 a.m. and noon Masses.

  • Holiday World to add eight slides, wave pool, more

    SANTA CLAUS – Christmas comes early in the town of Santa Claus as Holiday World announces a package full of goodies for their 2018 season.

    “We’re adding a fun elephant-themed water-play area for younger children,” says park president Matt Eckert. “When we discovered the Swahili word for elephant is Tembo, we named our new slide complex Tembo Falls and the junior wave pool Tembo Tides.”

    Holiday World will invest a total of $3.5 million in new attractions and other improvements for 2018, including:

  • Inspiration finds a home on the farm

    By DON STEEN

    Staff Writer