.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • McClintic – James

    The families of Laura Kay McClintic and Aaron Michael James of Tell City announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

  • Council agrees to back new-hospital financing

    By KEVIN KOELLING
    Managing Editor

    TELL CITY – Members of the Perry County Council added their stamp of approval Thursday to a lease that will permit construction of a new hospital to begin.

  • Merl and Irene Gelarden

    Merl and Irene (Hagedorn) Gelarden celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Sept. 9, 2012.

    The couple were married Tuesday, Sept. 9, 1947, at St. Mark’s Catholic Church. They are the parents of eight children, David Gelarden, Ella Rose Scott, Stephen Gelarden, John Gelarden, Susan Carpenter, Mary Jo Waninger, Patrick Gelarden and Philip Gelarden.
    They have 28 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.

  • Joseph and Marie Butler

    Mr. and Mrs. Joseph E. Butler Sr. will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Church of the Nazarene, 17 Lausanne Court in Tell City.

    Mr. Butler married the former Marie McFarling Sept. 21, 1962, at Hawesville Baptist Church in Hawesville, Ky.
    The couple are the parents of Mary Pepp of Mount Vernon, Brenda Terry of Owensboro, Ky., Debbie Butler of Cecilia, Ky., Joe Butler Jr. of Tell City and Ricky Butler of Tell City. They have 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

  • Lain – Woods

    Mary Beth Lain and John Adams Woods were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Saturday, July 28, 2012, at Dodge City Farm.

    The bride is the daughter of Norman and Diana Lane Jr. of Cannelton. Mr. Woods is the son of Jim and Cheryl Woods of Branchville.
    The bride was given in marriage by her father during the double-ring ceremony officiated by Lucy Goff-inet.
    Jeanie Lain of Cannelton, sister of the bride, was chosen as maid of honor. Addilynn Pruitt, niece of the bride, was the flower girl.

  • Robert – Welsh

    Cynthia Anne Robert and Joel Clyde Welsh were married in Asheville, N.C., Thursday, July 26, 2012, at the county courthouse.

    In attendance were Calvin and Marnie Wilson of Marshall, N.C., and Chloe and Allen Roderick of Barnardsville, N.C.
    The bride is the daughter of Ramona Robert of Sevry, Kan., and the late Elwin Robert. She is a occupational therapist.
    The groom is the son of Leoma (Wittman) Welsh of Tell City and Dan L. Welsh of Alamosa, Colo. He is a registered nurse.
    They will reside in Leicester, N.C.

  • Marksmen overpower Pioneers

    BOONVILLE—Tell City won four matches in straight sets to beat Boonville 4-1 in boys tennis Monday.
    Boonville won only four games in those four matches combined while Tell City’s Jake Swihart won seven in the one match the Marksmen lost.
    Anjan Kashyab shut out Justin Beard 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles and Zach Fisher beat Clay Saltzman 6-1, 6-0 in No. 3.
    Jeff Yeung and Austin Paulin topped Reid Schneider and Austin Collins 6-1, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.
    Tyler Groves and Kevin Yeung beat Kyler Klein and Jordan Helfert 6-1, 6-1 in No. 2 doubles.

  • Peter places 19th in 268-runner invitational

    NASHVILLE—Cathryn Peter placed 19th among 252 runners to lead Perry Central to 15th among 36 teams in Brown County’s Eagle Classic girls cross country invitational Saturday.
    Perry Central placed second in the Class A division (schools in Class A and AA in other sports).
    Tell City was 28th overall and ninth among 16 schools in the Class A division.
    Alex Newton placed 30th among 261 to lead Perry Central to 12th overall in the boys race and third in Class A.
    Tell City’s boys were 22nd overall and eighth in Class A.

  • Cannelton earns first volleyball victory

    SELLERSBURG—Mikah Hemmings made four kills, five digs and three saves and served two aces as Cannelton beat Rock Creek 25-19, 25-20 in Rock Creek’s volleyball round-robin Saturday.
    Allicyn Garrett added three blocks as the Bulldogs earned their first victory of the season.
    Taylor Lawalin and Jackie Malone each made 10 sets.
    “We talked and moved and played really well,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers. “It was probably our best game of the year.”

  • PC wins nine-team Evansville tourney

    EVANSVILLE—Hannah Harpenau made six kills and seven digs and served seven aces as Perry Central beat Washington 25-12, 25-13 to win the Evansville Invitational volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Ashley Gengelbach added three kills and five blocks. Grace James had nine assists.
    Jennifer Kemp made eight digs and Brittany Parker added five.
    Perry Central beat Pike Central 25-2, 25-18 and host Evansville Central 25-17, 25-14 in pool play and Reitz 25-15, 25-11 in the tourney semifinals to advance to the championship match.