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Today's News

  • Hess – Kratzer

    Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hess of Derby announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kristel Hess, to Nicholas Kratzer, son of James and Billie Faye Schwartz of Tell City and the late Charles Albert Kratzer.

    The bride-elect is a 1999 graduate of Perry Central High School and a 2002 graduate of Ivy Tech State College. She is employed at Mulzer Crushed Stone Inc. in the accounts-receivable department.
    Mr. Kratzer is a 1998 graduate of Tell City High School. He is employed at ATTC Manufacturing as a general supervisor.

  • Lutgring – Thompson

    Mr. and Mrs. Keith Lutgring of St. Marks announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Audrey Lutgring to Jonathan Thompson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Rick Thompson of Jeffersonville, currently residing in Florida.

  • Nugent – Reed

    Kimberly Nugent of Cannelton and Larry Reed of Millstone announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Bob and Marilyn Lawson of Hawesville, Ky. She is a 1984 graduate of Cannelton High School. She works as a welder at Meggitt Inc. in Troy.
    Mr. Reed is the son of Larry Reed Sr. of Cannelton and the late Daisy Reed.
    He is a 1978 graduate of Cannelton High School.
    He is employed as a maintenance tech at AK Steel for Veolia Water.

  • Community Events, Sept. 10

    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.

  • Coin Show Sept. 22

    TELL CITY – The River Cities Coin Club will host its seventh annual fall coin show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 22 at Perry County 4-H Center in Tell City.
    The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Admission is free and free parking will be provided. Door prizes will also be drawn. Up to 30 coin and paper money dealers from Kentucky, Indiana and Tennessee are expected to attend. For more information, call Kevin L. Bruner, bourse chair, at (270) 926-2567, Ext. 3 or send e-mail to Kevin. Bruner@BrunersCollectables.com.

  • PC Democrats plan Jefferson-Jackson Dinner

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Democrats will host their annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner Sept. 29 at American Legion Post 213 in Tell City.
    Cocktails will be served beginning at 6 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7. Cost is $20 per person.

  • Donald and Ruth Buckthal

    The Rev. Donald and Ruth Buckthal celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Friday, Sept. 7, 2012.
    The couple were married Sept. 7, 1947 at Immanuel E & R Church in East St. Louis, Ill.
    They are the parents of Diana Winston (Allan), Paul Buckthal (Nancy) and Dr. David Buckthal. Their grandchildren are Dr. Jill McCuin (Brandon), Joshua Winston (Cindy), Craig Buckthal (Ana), Eric Buckthal (Tiffany) and Dr. Julia Honold (Justin). They have eight great-grandchildren.

  • Flamion – Seger

    The parents of Jessica Flamion and Nicholas Seger of Leopold announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Ricky Flamion of St. Croix and Susie Mullis of Tell City and the stepdaughter of Phillip Mullis of Tell City and Denise McCan of St. Croix. She is a graduate of Perry Central Junior-Senior High School and Rogers Hair Academy. She works as a cosmetologist at Smart Style.

  • Meuser – Thompson

    Molly Ann Meuser and Dirk James Thompson were united in marriage Saturday, June 16, 2012, during a ceremony officiated by the Rev. Jeffrey Goeckner at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Edwardsville, Ill.

    The bride is the daughter of John and Christine Meuser and the granddaughter of the late Carl and Dorothy Meuser and Jim and Faye Coley.
    The groom is the son of James and Tammy Thompson and grandson of the late Bernadette and John Evrard, and Robert and Freida Thompson.
    The bride was given in marriage by her father in the double-ring ceremony.

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