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Today's News

  • PC boys second to Forest Park

    DUBOIS—Perry Central won seven of 17 events but finished second to Forest Park in Northeast Dubois’ seven-team boys track invitational Tuesday.
    Forest Park scored 171 points and Perry Central had 141.5.
    “Forest Park just has excellent sprinters,” said Perry Central Coach Jason Barnett. “And my distance runners were tired—we’ve been working them pretty hard.”
    Still four of the Commo-dores’ wins were in distance races.
    Alex Newton won the 1600-meter run in 4:46.59 and the 3200 in 10:25.62.

  • Paoli holds off Perry Central for victory

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central rallied for three runs in the seventh inning but lost to Paoli 6-3 in PLAC baseball Tuesday.
    “The first six innings we didn’t hit the ball,” said Perry Central Coach Phil Zellers. “We’ve got two guys hitting the ball now (Tanner Cassidy and Andrew Mosby), and that’s not going to cut it.”
    Cassidy and Mosby each had two hits and Anthony Mosby hit a double.
    Cassidy, Trey Mullis and Alton Cummings each drove in a run.

  • Central walks past Marksmen late

    EVANSVILLE—Evansville Central scored six runs on one hit in the sixth inning to beat Tell City 13-11 in baseball Tuesday.
    The Bears drew seven walks from three Tell City pitchers that inning.
    Tell City had scored three runs in the top of the inning to take a 10-7 lead.
    The Marksmen outhit the Bears 13-8. Spenser Beard, Austin Paulin, Gant Miller and Trent Zuelly each had two hits for the Marksmen.
    Casey May, Trent Rainey, Miller and C.J. Rowe each hit a double.
    Beard and Miller each had three RBIs and Paulin added two.

  • PC boys fourth in 21-team meet

    EVANSVILLE—Perry Central set two school records as it placed fourth in the 21-team Indiana/Kentucky Challenge boys track meet Saturday.
    Host Harrison, coached by former Tell City star Marty Rogier, won with 127 points. Perry Central scored 56, just eight behind second-place Jefferson-ville, with just eight boys competing.
    The Commodores’ underclassmen were at a freshman-sophomore meet at Forest Park and junior Dacota Schaad was in an AAU basketball tourney as this meet was not originally on Perry Central’s schedule.

  • Tell City Masonic Lodge car show set for May 12

    TELL CITY – Tell City Masonic Lodge will host its ninth annual car show May 12 in City Hall Park. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and continue to noon.  Judging takes place at 11 a.m. with Top 10 awards for vehicle models 1990 and newer and Top 25 awards for those 1989 and older.
    There will also be trophies for best GM, Ford and Mopar exhibits as well as a Peoples Choice Award. The winner of that award, voted upon by the public, will include a large trophy and $100 in cash. There will other special trophies awarded.

  • Claise shuts out Crawford, Paoli

    MARENGO—Miranda Claise pitched shutouts against PLAC opponents Saturday and Monday as Perry Central put itself in the driver’s seat for its first conference softball title.
    Claise pitched a four-hitter as the Commodores beat Crawford County 3-0 Satur-day. She struck out nine and walked two.
    Brittany Parker hit a triple and scored on an error for the game’s first run in the second inning.
    Morgan Richardson capped the scoring with a solo home run over the left-field fence in the seventh inning.

  • District American Legion Junior Auxiliary meeting

    ST. MEINRAD – The Eighth District American Legion Junior Auxiliary meeting was held at St. Meinrad Legion Post 366 April 14. President Emma Hassfurther opened the meeting at 1:15 p.m. Flags were presented by Ethan Hassfurther and Christopher Lange. The opening prayer was read by Emily Lange, followed by members reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag.

  • Hayes helps West rout East

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LYNNVILLE—Tell City senior McKenzie Hayes had 10 points, 11 rebounds, two blocked shots, one assist and one steal to help the West trounce the East 77-57 in the Hoosier Basketball Coaches Association girls basketball all-star game Sunday.
    Hayes played 15 minutes, 57 seconds, as there were 12 players on the West team.
    She was the fourth leading scorer on the team and was probably the leading rebounder. She hit 5 of 12 shots from the field.

  • Cannelton students support military kids

    Cannelton elementary students in prekindergarten through fifth grades celebrated supporting Military Kids by wearing purple April 15. Everyone wore purple and were given support buttons by the Cannelton mayor’s office. April is the Month of the Military Child.

  • Church News, April 25

    Spring conference today at Deer Creek
    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City will host the American Baptist Women’s Spring conference today at the church.
    Registration and breakfast will be at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will follow at 10 a.m.

    Annual May Monte Cassino pilgrimages planned
    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine have been scheduled for the Sundays in May.