Today's News

  • Experienced hitters, setters could help TC repeat PAC title

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s volleyball team won a school-record 28 matches last year and its first conference title. With all but one starter returning, the Marksmen hope to do even better this year.
    Coach Dalonda Hayes said “probably our setting and our hitting” are the team’s main strengths, and the team has more depth than last year.
    “Last year if someone was having a bad game I didn’t really have anyone to put in for them. This year we have options,” said Hayes.

  • Long hits highlights of annual old-timers game

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Brad Wroe’s three-run homer was the highlight of Tuesday’s Schweizer Fest baseball old-timers game that featured more deep hits than usual.

  • Reunions

    TCHS 1997
    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Class of 1997 reunion for this year has been cancelled due to lack of participation.

  • Two Saint Meinrad alumni honored as ‘Distinguished’ alumni

    SAINT MEINRAD – At the annual Saint Meinrad Alumni Reunion, Bernie Niehaus of Vincennes and the Rev. Donald Wolf of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City were honored July 24 as winners of the Distinguished Alumnus Award.
    The reunion was held on the Saint Meinrad campus July 23-25.

  • Church News, Aug. 9

    Special guests at Agape Sunday
    CANNELTON – Agape Community Church, 101 Taylor Street in Cannelton, will host Tim and Kim Chenault Sunday.
    The couple will minister the 10 a.m. worship service.Everyone is welcome to attend.

  • Vacation Bible School at the Tell City Nazarene Church

    The Tell City Nazarene Church held its weekend vacation Bible school July 27-29.

  • Community events, Aug. 9

    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.

  • Gospel sounds in park Saturday

    Among the gospel performers taking to the stage Saturday will be Firm Foundation, left, an Owensboro, Ky.,-based contemporary gospel quartet. It will perform at 4:45 p.m. Above, Living by Faith, a Southern gospel trio, will perform 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Both groups have been popular Schweizer Fest performers in the past.

  • Winner of Democrats drawing named

    Katlyn Hughes, left, and Matty Briem pull the winning name of the Perry County Democrats drawing for a $50 gas card at the Perry County 4-H Fair July 14.

    Posing at right are Dianne Rudolph and Zach Despain. The winner of the drawing was Mary K. Thomason of Tobinsport.

  • Annual Lincoln Trail quilt show Friday, Saturday at EUCC

    TELL CITY – The Lincoln Trail Quilt Guild will host its fourth annual quilt show Friday and Saturday at the Evangelical United Church of Christ Fellowship Hall.

    The public may visit from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
    Raffle tickets are available for a splitting-image-pattern quilt, quilted by the Women of the Lutheran Church. The raffle-winner’s name will be drawn after the quilt show Saturday. 
    To purchase tickets, call Nancy Spencer at 836-2800.