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Today's News

  • Salute to fallen heroes leads to cannon mishap

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    CANNELTON – An annual tradition of local military rite was met with a painful reminder that caution must always be used. During Memorial Day observances Monday, Cannelton American Legion Adjutant Dan Hayden, who also serves as a details commander, injured his arm after a ceremonial cannon he was operating accidentally fired.

  • Farmers market kicks off season Saturday

    By VINCE LUECKE

    Editor

     

    TELL CITY – Perry County’s twice-weekly farmers’ markets swing into gear this Saturday, with the first market date planned at the Tell City Depot.

  • Legislators wrap up busy session

    By VINCE LUECKE

    Editor

     

    PERRY COUNTY – State Sen. Erin Houchin and State Rep. Lloyd Arnold are happy with the results of the recently completed legislative session in which both legislators were able to muster bills to the desk of Gov. Eric Holcomb.

  • Best Home Furnishings to host NASCAR driver Joey Gase

    FERDINAND – Best Home Furnishings is hosting “Joey Gase Day” on Tuesday, June 6, at their corporate showroom in Ferdinand.  

    The meet and greet with the NASCAR driver is open to the public and will begin at 6 p.m. and run until 8 p.m. There will be snacks, drinks, games and give-aways. The official Best Home Furnishings show car will be alongside Gase, who will be signing autographs and available for photographs. The Best Home Furnishings furniture showroom will also be open to visitors.

  • Derby River Fest June 17

    DERBY – Derby Association is accepting requests for booth space at the fest on Saturday, June 17.

    Cost is $25 for a 10-foot by 10-foot space and $35 for a 10-foot by 20-foot space.

    If interested, contact by email at  derbyassociation@gmail.com or by phone at (812) 836-4403.

  • First Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

    TELL CITY – Tell City First Baptist Church invites all area children to attend vacation Bible school June 12-16, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The theme this year will be Maker Fun Factory. Children will learn that God has made them uniquely and with a purpose.

  • First Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

    TELL CITY – Tell City First Baptist Church invites all area children to attend vacation Bible school June 12-16, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. The theme this year will be Maker Fun Factory. Children will learn that God has made them uniquely and with a purpose.

  • United Methodist to hold yard sale June 2-3

    TELL CITY – Tell City United Methodist Church located at 10th and Mozart streets will hold a huge yard sale Friday and Saturday, June 2-3. Friday, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, from 7 a.m. to noon. The event will include a bake sale; women, men’s and children’s clothing; household items; sporting equipment.

  • Stella Jo Leisman

    Audrie and Mike Leisman of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Stella Jo Leisman, May 15, 2017, at 7:28 p.m. at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds and 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    She was welcomed home by her sister, Addison Fella, age 15.

    Maternal grandparents are Roger and Brenda Fella of Troy.

    Paternal grandparents are Kenny and Rose Leisman of St. Anthony.

  • St. Paul grads