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Today's News

  • Spring hydrant flushing begins Monday in Cannelton

    CANNELTON – Employees of Cannelton Utilities will begin flushing fire hydrants in the city Monday, April 27.

    Residents may notice low water pressure and discolored water when work is under way in their area. Work will begin next to the floodwall and should take about two days to complete.

  • Local man hurt in weekend ATV crash

    BRISTOW – Indiana Conservation Officers investigated an ATV accident that occurred in rural Perry County just before 4 a.m. April 19.

    Chester Mullins Jr., 21, of Tell City, sustained serious head trauma and multiple broken bones when he flipped an ATV on Cardinal Road near Bristow.

    Mullins was operating with a female passenger, Morgan Downs, 23, of Tell City, riding on the rear, when he lost control of the ATV and flipped, ejecting both occupants. The pair went to a nearby residence where they summoned help and called 911.

  • PC Lego robotics teams compete at USI
  • Knights of Columbus Soup in High Demand
  • Rural News; April 23: DOOLITTLE MILLS

    By SHEILA E. BORDEN, News Correspondent, Phone 843-5341 — A wedding reception was held this past Saturday at the Lynch Ole Homeplace near Doolittle Mills for Harold “Joe” and Norma Jean (Smith) Reimann, who exchanged wedding vows Friday, March 20. 

    Several friends and family members joined in the celebration with lots of food, music and visiting.

    Wedding blessings are wished for Norma Jean and Joe.

  • Chamber seeking nominations for annual business awards

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce has announced a call for nominations for the 2015 Chamber Award Dinner.

    Awards are given in four categories:

    • Large business – 25 or more full-time employees.

    • Small business, fewer than 25 full time employees.

    • Entrepreneurship – someone who has started or is currently running a small business that fills a need in our community.

  • Seven ordained deacons at Saint Meinrad

    ST. MEINRAD – Seven seminarians received the order of deacon from the Most Rev. Joseph Tobin, CSsR, archbishop of Indianapolis, in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Saturday.

    The newly ordained deacons are Nicolás Ajpacajá, James Brockmeier, Anthony Hollowell, Douglas Hunter Jr., Kyle Rodden and Matthew Tucci, all of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis; and Jude Meril Sahayam, Diocese of Palayamkottai, India.

    Ajpacajá, Brockmeier, Hunter, Rodden and Sahayam are students at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

  • Holocaust survivor Eva Kor shares history with students

    TELL CITY – On April 6, Tell City Junior Senior High School students and staff, along with some guests, had the unique experience of listening to Eva Kor, a Holocaust survivor, speak. Kor, who now resides in Terre Haute, was taken to Auschwitz at the age of 10. As her family stepped off the cattle car and into the concentration camp, the Nazi soldiers recognized that Eva and her sister Miriam were twins.

  • Community Events; April 23

    PCMH Auxiliary to hold yard sale Friday, Saturday

     

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual yard sale Friday and Saturday, April 24-25, at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939. Hours will be from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. to noon Saturday. Auxiliary members can bring items in Thursday, April 23 for pricing from 1-5 p.m.

     

    Leopold yard sales this weekend

     

  • Little Pigeon gospel sing Saturday

    LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church near Lamar will hold a meal and gospel sing Saturday, April 25, at the church.

    A meal will be served at 6 p.m. and singing by “The Wilson Family” will begin at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited and welcome.