Today's News

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  • ATTC Manufacturing donates to relocate Derby swing set


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Parks & Recreation Department and the Derby Community Association have raised money to move a swing set at Derby’s Mulzer Park to higher ground there to eliminate frequent damage by flooding.

  • Ewing shares plans for Seventh Street park


    TELL CITY – A new city park along Seventh Street could begin taking shape later this year and while it would likely be completed in phases as funding becomes available, Mayor Barbara Ewing predicted it will provide a new public gathering point along a revitalized corridor of the city.

  • Council adopts RV parking ordinance


    TELL CITY – A last-minute compromise shifted the focus of a new recreational vehicle parking ordinance from when boats, campers and motor homes can be parked on Tell City’s streets to one of how many can be parked in front of a home.

    An ordinance approved last Monday will allow one boat, camper or motor home to be parked in front of a resident’s home year-round. Additional boats and RVs will have to be parked off the street, either in a garage or yard or at an off-site storage area.

  • Schweizer Fest golf tourney Aug. 8-9

    TELL CITY—The Hoosier Heights Country Club will once again sponsor and host the Schweizer Fest golf tourney Aug. 8-9.  
    It will be a two-person best ball both days (partners each play their own ball through each hole, but record only the better score) with flights established after Saturday’s play. Play will begin with a shotgun start both days at 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

  • Tri-County Typhoons 6th in conference meet

    TELL CITY—Evan Noble and Alden Marion placed second in individual events to lead the Tri-County Typhoons to sixth place in the Southern Indiana Swim Conference summer meet June 26-28.
    The Owensboro Marlins won the eight-team meet with 3,709 points. The Typhoons scored 1,394.
    Noble swam the age-11-12 boys 400-meter freestyle in 7:24.85 for his second-place finish.
    Marion took second in the 8-and-under boys 50 free in 52.17 seconds. Teammate Rex Roper was fourth in 1:34.72.

  • 13-run third inning lifts Cash Waggner to 11-14 playoff title

    TELL CITY—Cash Waggner rallied for 13 runs in the third inning to beat Team Central 15-12 for Tell City’s age-11-14 girls softball playoff tourney title Monday.

  • Hayes switches sports, colleges

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—It’s not uncommon for an athlete to transfer from one college to another. But Kassidie Hayes has decided to do it before starting college and is switching sports as well.
    Hayes, a 2015 Tell City graduate, signed April 23 to be a thrower for the University of Memphis’ women’s track and field team.
    But she recently had a change of heart and decided she wanted to play volleyball in college instead.

  • Kaffe Klatch to be held Thursday, Aug. 6
  • Blood drive Aug. 9 at St. John’s Lutheran

    EVANSTON – The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 8 a.m. until noon Sunday, Aug. 9, in the fellowship hall of St John’s Lutheran Church. Blood donors will need to take identification cards.

    All blood types are needed, so organizers urge everyone who is able to donate to attend. St. John’s church is located a half-mile west of New Boston on County Road 1160 North.

    For more information, call the church at (812) 547-2007.