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Today's News

  • Two monks celebrate anniversaries

    SAINT MEINRAD – The Benedictine monks at Saint Meinrad Archabbey celebrated the 25-year jubilee of priesthood ordination for the Rev. Julian Peters OSB, and the 70-year jubilee of priesthood ordination and 75-year jubilee of monastic profession for resigned Archabbot Bonaventure Knaebel OSB, May 26.

    Peters is a native of Toledo, Ohio, where he attended St. Francis de Sales High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Saint Meinrad College in 1982 and entered the monastery that year.

  • Church News, June 6

    Bristow United Pentecostal homecoming
    BRISTOW – The 60th homecoming for the Bristow United Pentecostal Church will be June 9.
    This will also be the 20th Pastoral Anniversary for Pastor and Mrs. Clarence Enmen Jr.
    Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m. with a pot-luck dinner at 11:45 a.m. A special service and singing will follow the dinner.
    The Rev. Gary Ellis of Clarksville, Tenn., will be the speaker at both services.

  • St. Meinrad, St. Boniface first communions

    St. Meinrad and St. Boniface parishes recently celebrated the first communions of several young members.

    In the front row, from the left, are  Hunter Kolley, Leslie Kern, Chloe Schaefer and Shelden Smith. Second row: catechists Karen Mangum and Karen Scherzer, Jared Wagner, Tyler Scherzer and the Rev. Anthony Vinson OSB.

  • A New Set of Golden Arches
  • Owensboro Health to acquire Ohio Valley Surgical Specialists

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Owensboro Health has purchased Ohio Valley Surgical Specialists, a long-standing provider of surgical services. 

  • Community Events, June 6

    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.

    Dinners at VFW Saturday
    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 will sell chicken and barbecued pork plates beginning at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

  • Ellspermann to cut ribbon at depot Friday

    By VINCE LUECKE

  • School-board president finds testing materials in his truck

    By KEVIN KOELLING

  • Generations . . .

    Members of the Heeke family gathered recently for a five-generation picture. Seated in the front with baby Sophia Goffinet is great-great-grandmother Anna Heeke. To the left is grandmother Bridget Goffinet. Behind them on the left is Sophia’s father, Grant Goffinet. To the right is Sophia’s great-grandfather, Frank Heeke.

  • Reunions, June 6

    Cook – York
    LEOPOLD – The Cook-York family reunion will be Sunday at St. Augustine’s parish hall in Leopold. Dinner will be at noon and each family is asked to take a covered dish. There will be an auction, so take treasured items for the event. Dinnerware will be furnished.

    CHS 1949
    CANNELTON – The Cannelton High School Class of 1949 will meet for their 64th reunion at noon Saturday at the Patio Steak House. For more information, call 547-7688 or 547-2463.