Today's News

  • Church News, Dec. 8

    Freewill Baptist Christmas program Sunday
    CANNELTON – Cannelton Freewill Baptist Church, 117 S. Second St., in Cannelton, will hold its Christmas program at 7 p.m. Sunday at the church.
    “The Gifts” and “The Birth of Jesus Christ” will be presented by church members. Everyone is invited to attend.

  • Crèches on display at Archabbey Library through out December

    ST. MEINRAD – An exhibit of Christmas crèches from around the world will be on display in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Dec. 8 through Jan. 9.

    The display features crèches from the monastery collection, as well as from the Catherine A. Smith Nativity Collection, which was donated to Saint Meinrad in 2002 in memory of Charles Patrick (“Pat”) Smith.

  • Head Start students learn about Native Americans

    During November the children at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Perry County Head Start Home Base enjoyed activities focusing on Native Americans. Students made pattern headbands and necklaces, were able to learn how to create patterns, and dressed up in Native American inspired outfits. For further information about Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Perry County Head Start, contact Kelly Vogt or Shanna Hays at 547-9457.

  • Adams joins Tell City Church of Christ family as intern minister

    TELL CITY – The elders at Tell City Church of Christ announce the recent hiring of Jon Adams as an intern minister.
    He has been filling the pulpit for most of 2011 and he and Mariah, his wife, have participated with the church’s vacation Bible school, Woodland Bible Camp and youth retreats. As an intern minister, the church elders want to involve him in the rotation of teaching Bible classes and Wednesday prayer service, and assisting in spreading the gospel in the community.

  • Community events, Dec. 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 e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

  • Financial-peace class to kick off Jan. 10 at Troy UMC

    TROY – The Troy United Methodist Church will once again sponsor Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University classes for the 10th year.
    Those participating will learn everything needed to know about personal and family finances. The 13-week course teaches the basics of budgeting, saving, purchasing, investing, retirement, charitable giving and much more. The goal is to become debt free, which leads to personal wealth.

  • Births, Dec. 8

    Claire Marie Young
    Jerod and Jesika Young of Cold Spring, Ky., announce the birth of their daughter, Claire Marie Young, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, Ky.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 201⁄2 inches long.
    Mrs. Young is the former Jesika Kuzoka.
    Grandparents are David and Lynnette Young of Tell City and John and Gina Kuzoka of Louisville, Ky.
    Great-grandparents are Shera and Don Lish of Louisville.

  • Eddie and Mary Marchand

    Eddie and Mary Marchand celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 17, 2011, with family members at Texas Roadhouse.

  • South Spencer routs Bulldogs

    Sports Editor

    REO—Running frequent fast breaks off turnovers and outlet passes after defensive rebounds, South Spencer rolled to a 101-34 boys basketball win over Cannelton Tuesday.

  • Rebels beat Bulldogs with rebound FGs

    Sports Correspondent

    CANNELTON—Cannel-ton could not stop South Central’s second-chance op-portunities in an 82-57 boys basketball loss to the Rebels Saturday.
    South Central grabbed 30 offensive rebounds—15 each half—which led to 30 second-chance points. The Bulldogs had only 27 total rebounds.