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Today's News

  • Domestic Goddess ribbon cutting

    The Perry County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Domestic Goddess Friday, March 11.

    Pictured from left are Betty Hagedorn, Mayor Barbara Ewing, owner Teresa Lutgring, owner Diann Williams, massage therapist Audrie Fella (over Williams’ shoulder), hairstylist Lisa Zuelly, hairstylist Madeline Lutgring, hairstylist Amy Weatherholt, Audrey Lutgring, Jerrilynn Lutgring, Victoria Lutgring and Sara Williams. Not pictured is manicurist-pedicurist Michelle Lamb.
     

  • Sports extravaganza, parade in Tell City Wednesday

    TELL CITY – The spring All Sports Extravaganza for Tell City Junior-Senior High School will be held Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m.
    This is an opportunity for the community and school to demonstrate school spirit and community pride.
    The evening will begin with a parade, which will start at the corner of Washington and Main streets.
    The parade will continue to Jefferson Street and then east to 15th Street.
    A pep rally will follow at Legion Field at the conclusion of the parade.

  • Roos selected for inclusion in Who’s Who

    EVANSTON – Courtney Roos has been selected as one of 78 students across the state by Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana for inclusion in the 2011 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges in recognition of outstanding merit and accomplishment.
    Roos was nominated for this honor by the chair of her program of study and is joining an elite group of students from institutions of higher learning across the country.

  • Kast named to dean’s list

    TELL CITY – Kristopher Kast of Tell City has been named to the dean’s list in the University of Notre Dame’s College of Science for outstanding scholarship during the fall 2010 semester.

  • Groves inducted in honor society

    TELL CITY - Stephanie Groves was inducted as president of Kappa Delta Pi Xi Mu Chapter March 15 during an evening ceremony at the University of Southern Indiana.

    Groves is a 2007 graduate of Tell City High School and is a senior at USI, majoring in elementary education with minors in reading and junior high education.
    Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society that encourages high professional, intellectual and personal standards, and recognizes outstanding contributions to the field of education.

  • Optimist essay winners presented awards at meeting

    TELL CITY – In January, students of Brandi Aubrey’s advanced composition class at Tell City Junior-Senior High School wrote essays for an essay contest sponsored by the Tell City Optimist Club each year.

    The idea of the essay is to help students develop their personal views on a certain topic. The topic of the essay this year was “How My Education is the Key to a Successful Future.”

  • William Tell Math team earns first-place honors

    The William Tell Elementary Math Bowl team recently competed at Paoli and set a new team record for points.

  • Memorial Skilled Caring Center receives high Best Nursing Homes rating

    JASPER – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center has received a high ranking of five stars overall in U.S. News & World Report’s 2011 Best Nursing Homes, available online at www.usnews.com/nursinghomes.
    The rankings highlight facilities across the nation providing high-quality care and are a tool for millions of older Americans and their families in search of a nursing home.

  • Church news, March 24

    Deer Creek to host events Saturday, Sunday
    TELL CITY – The community is invited to attend the upcoming Fused-Youth Event to be held at Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City. The revival is geared toward youth with a message that is for everybody, regardless of age.
    There will be music, DVDs, drama, skits and testimonies, all culminating in a message that will motivate youth to consider a relationship with God.

  • Local Lent dinners

    April 1 fish fry at St. Meinrad K of C
    ST. MEINRAD – There will be a fish fry at the St. Meinrad Knights of Columbus April 1 sponsored by the youth and young adults of the Catholic parishes of St. Boniface in Fulda and St. Meinrad.
    Proceeds will support a service trip to Michigan and a National Catholic Youth Conference gathering in Indianapolis.
    Serving begins at 5:30 p.m. and continues until 7:30. Cost is $8, which includes two fish filets, creek fires, slaw, bread and a dessert.