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Today's News

  • Local 4-H volunteer honored at state fair

    INDIANAPOLIS – Janet Mulder of Tell City was recognized Aug. 10 for 45 years as a 4-H volunteer in Perry County.

    Each year, the Indiana 4-H Foundation and state 4-H program at Purdue recognize the outstanding contributions of adult 4-H volunteers who help make the 4-H youth development program a success.

  • Hubert – Dillard

    Mike and Tammy Hubert of Tell City announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Brittany N. Hubert, to Damian K. Dillard of Tell City, son of Michael Dillard of Oklahoma and Cynthia Starnes of Tell City.

    The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Perry Central High School. She works as an assistant manager at Gamestop in Tell City.

    Mr. Dillard is a 2007 graduate of Heritage Hills High School. He works in the information technology department at Waupaca in Tell City.

  • Hinton – Leibering

    The parents of Illia Mai Hinton and Brandon Lee Leibering of Evanston announce the couple’s engagement and approaching marriage.

  • COLUMN: Sparking economic growth

    By RICHARD YOUNG
    District 47 State Senator

    For many of Indiana’s cities and towns, finding ways to jump-start economic growth is a top priority. Indiana’s rural communities are no different. However, challenges unique to the state’s rural communities require a slightly different approach to creating the sustainable, good-paying jobs Hoosiers demand.

  • COLUMN: An index card a day

    By VINCE LUECKE
    Editor

    An index card a day is helping to better organize my life and reducing some of the clutter on my desk at work and at home.

  • EDITORIAL: Attack justification must be irrefutable

    Should America attack Syria?

    The House and Senate could vote as early as today on that question, according to a report Thursday by Democracy Now. The news program included footage of Florida Rep. Alan Grayson questioning Secretary of State John Kerry, who with President Obama is leading efforts to garner support for an attack.

    “Have members of the Syrian opposition called for such an attack?” Grayson asked, “and if so, whom?”

  • Cannelton Police Department sends high-tech notifications

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Police Department is using a new communications service that allows officers to send important, valuable community information directly to residents using the latest technology.

    The Nixle Community Information Service allows them to create and publish messages to be delivered to subscribed residents instantly via cell-phone text messages or email. Notifications can also be accessed online at Nixle’s website at www.nixle.com.

  • Loan board OKs firm’s request

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Revolving Loan Fund Board approved a loan request last week for a Tell City company.

    Glenn’s Cleaning Service requested a three-year $50,000 loan for the business. A portion of the proceeds will pay off a previous loan balance of $18,000.

  • Heck-building hearing set today

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct a hearing about the former Heck Hardware building at 6:30 p.m. today at City Hall. The purpose of the hearing will be to discuss code violations at the crumbling building at the intersection of Sixth and Taylor streets.

    The hearing will follow the board’s regular meeting and precede the city council’s monthly assembly, which is scheduled for 7 p.m.

  • Partners in Pride for September

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