Today's News

  • Reunions, Aug. 8 issue

    Minto’s Market employees
    TELL CITY – A Minto’s Market reunion is planned for Friday. All former employees and owners are welcome to attend.
    The reunion will be held at Julie’s Café in Tell City from 4 to 7 p.m.
    Contact Mark Miller at 547-8042 for more information.

    TCHS 1948

    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Class of 1948 will have its 65th class reunion at 11 a.m. today at the Patio.

    TCHS 1949

  • Supply lists for William Tell Elementary

    TELL CITY – The following are the school supply lists for all grades in William Tell Elementary School for the 2013-14 school year.
    KINDERGARTEN: one spiral notebook; washable markers; boys are asked to take wet wipes; girls are asked to take hand sanitizer; white glue; one family-size box of tissues; 24-count box of crayons; boys are asked to take a box of gallon size plastic bags; girls are asked to take a box of quart sized plastic bags.

  • Tell City-Troy Township announces bus routes for 2013-14

    PERRY COUNTY – The Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. is working with the city of Tell City with its “get healthy” initiative. Once again this year, there will be walking areas for students in seventh through 12th grades within Tell City. There will be no school bus services for this grades for students that live within approximately five blocks of the junior-senior high school building. For those outside this area, there will be designated stops that students living in that specific area will need to arrive at on their own if they desire bus service.

  • Novice joins Saint Meinrad Archabbey

    ST. MEINRAD – In a brief ceremony at the monastery entrance Aug. 5, Dane DeDecker was clothed in the Benedictine habit at Saint Meinrad Archabbey.

    He now begins a year of monastic formation, including study of the Rule of St. Benedict and monastic history.
    Novice Dane, 36, is from Geneseo, Ill. He attended Geneseo High School and studied for a year at St. Mary’s University of Minnesota in Winona. He was a member of St. Anthony Parish in Atkinson, Ill.
    For the past 12 years, he has been an over-the-road truck driver.

  • St. Augustine first communion class

    Children of St. Augustine Church in Leopold made their first communion April 14.

    In the first row are Isaac Latini, Grace Herzog, Eli Mosby and Kade Peter. In the second row are Carly Lasher, Allie Thomas, Chase Hubert, Lucas Mitchell and Emily Elmer. In the third row are Director of Religious Education Marty Williams, Cody Guillaume, Caleb Hubert, Carter James, Trenton Sprinkle and Maggie Cunningham. In the back are Religious Education instructor Jennifer Mitchell and the Rev. Brian Esarey.

  • Church News, Aug. 8

    Ministry cookout Saturday
    TROY – Keys to the Kingdom Outreach Ministries will host a cook out from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Indiana 66 and Indiana 545 at the stoplight in Troy.
    Everyone is invited for free hot dogs and drinks.
    Free items including clothes, kitchen items and furniture for local families in need will be available.

    Ring to speak at Central Baptist Sunday

  • Community events, Aug. 8

    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 emailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    Historical Society’s new DVD available

  • Fieth – Brown

    David and Teresa Underhill of English announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Hope Fieth, to Jeffery Brown of Tell City, the son of Abbie and Tracy Brown of Gatchel and Clarence Wayne Horsley of Tell City.

    The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Perry Central High School. She works as a desk clerk at Sleep Inn in Jasper.
    Mr. Brown is a 2009 graduate of Perry Central High School. He is a supervisor for Nighthawk Security at ATTC.

  • Claise – Carrico

    Katie Claise and Jacob Carrico were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Sunday, May 12, 2013, at the Country Plantation House in Greenville, Ky.

    The bride is the daughter of Mike and Trina Claise of Hawesville, Ky.  The groom is the son of Jim and Charolette Carrico of Derby.
    The outdoor ceremony was a double-ring.
    The couple honeymooned in Disney World in Florida.
    Mr. and Mrs. Carrico will reside in Owensboro, Ky.

  • Annual Friends of Library book sale Saturday

    TELL CITY – Friends of the Perry County Public Library will hold their annual book sale at the Tell City branch, 2328 Tell St., from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. A special members-only pre-sale will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Friday. Membership dues are $5 per year; forms are available at the library and will be accepted at the pre-sale.