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Today's News

  • Church News, March 28

    Annual Good Friday bake sale
    TELL CITY – The United Pentecostal Church will hold its annual bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday in front of Wal-Mart in Tell City.
    Pies, cakes, cupcakes, cookies, bunny cakes, fudge, peanut butter balls, hard boiled colored eggs will be among the items for sale.

    Sunrise service at Tell City Church of Christ
    TELL CITY – The Tell City Church of Christ would like to invite the community to come to its annual Easter sunrise service at 6 a.m.

  • Bank workers, police foil bad-check scam attempt
  • Easter fun for all ages

    Chestnut Grove to host egg hunt Saturday
    TELL CITY – The Chestnut Grove Church welcomes the public to an Easter-egg hunt Saturday on the church grounds.
    The hunt will be held from noon to 1 p.m. and everyone is welcome to attend.

    Legion egg hunt in Cannelton Saturday
    CANNELTON – The Cannelton American Legion Post 142 and its auxiliary unit will sponsor their annual Easter-egg hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Cannelton Legion Field.

  • Do you have cash you don’t know about?

    By KEVIN KOELLING
    Managing Editor

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County News and other media outlets routinely receive news releases from the Indiana attorney general’s office advertising the state’s unclaimed-property service. 

    A release announced Friday more than $18 million was recently recovered through agreements with some of the nation’s largest life-insurance providers.

  • Community Events, March 28

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586.
    Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    Dessert auction at LHDC

  • Birthday event for Rutherford

    TELL CITY – Friends, family and the public are invited to celebrate Mary Rutherford’s 80th birthday Wednesday.
    The event will be held from noon until 4 p.m. at the Tell City Community Center at 16th and Franklin streets. There will be a light lunch and dessert served. The celebration will be in an open-house style and all are welcome to attend.

  • Annual high-school art show begins April 8

    TELL CITY – The ninth annual Tell City High School Art Show will be held from 9 to 6 p.m. April 8 and 11 and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 9, 10 and 12. The event will be held in the school’s library.
    Some of the items that can be viewed are pencil drawings, pastels, oil and acrylic paintings, watercolors, scratchboards, large-scale paper-mache sculptures, clay projects, weavings and other fiber projects among many other media.

  • February quilt winner

    Charlotte Harpenau was the winner of the February quilt drawing, receiving this quilt, “Grandmother’s Flower Garden.” The top was donated by Marie Weisman and quilted by St. Paul Quilters.

  • Piper Sue Labhart

    Matthew and Karry Labhart of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Piper Sue Labhart, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at Owensboro Medical Health System in Owensboro, Ky.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 191/2 inches long.
    Mrs. Labhart is the former Karry Barker. Piper has one older sister, Masen Claire, 4, and a brother, Bo Matthew, 20 months.
    Grandparents are Tony and Kim Barker of Tell City and Kenny and Betty Labhart of Magnet. Great-grandparents are Aloysius and Claire Bruggeman, Connie Craig and Anne Labhart, all of Tell City.

  • Dauby – Meyer

    Nancy Dauby of Indianapolis and Heath Meyer of Westfield were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Saturday, April 14, 2012, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City.

    The bride is the daughter of Don and Carol Dauby of Tell City. Mr. Meyer is the son of Larry and Kathy Meyer of Ferdinand.
    The bride was given in marriage by her father during the double-ring ceremony officiated by the Rev. Dennis Duvelius.