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Today's News

  • Story time at Early Head Start

    Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Early Head Start children and their families enjoyed a day of story telling with professional storyteller Mary Jo Huff, pictured below.

    Early Head Start participants meet weekly for home visits and twice monthly for playtime, education, and family activities. For more information, contact Kelly Luker at 619-1842 or 547-4850 Ext. 113.

  • Financial aid night at TC

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will host a financial aid workshop at 6 p.m. Jan. 16 in the high-school cafeteria for seniors and their parents.
    A financial aid representative will explain step-by-step procedures for completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and answer questions any students or parents may have. Filing the FAFSA is a necessity for consideration for financial assistance.
    All parents of students who plan to file the FAFSA are urged to attend. The Federal Processing Office must receive the form by March 10.

  • 65th meeting of soil and water conservation district Jan. 22

    BRISTOW – The Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District will host its 65th annual meeting Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Bristow Community Center. The 6:30 p.m. meeting begins with dinner, followed by Joe Sullivan, warning coordination meteorologist for the U.S. National Weather Service. He will speak on recently climate history and climate change.
    Cost of the meal is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. Reservations are needed by 11 a.m. Jan. 18 and can be made by calling 547-4686.

  • More Christmas Cash winners announced

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce, along with 11 participating businesses, announce more of this year’s Christmas Cash Giveaway winners.

  • Weatherholt, Robling offer services at Domestic Goddess

    TELL CITY – Massage therapists Ruthie Weatherholt and Leah Robling have joined Domestic Goddess.

    Weatherholt has run Holistic Massage and Body Works for more than 12 years in Tell City. She offers Swedish, stone and pregnancy massages, aroma therapy, LED light therapy, craniosacral therapy and more. She was voted best massage therapist in the Perry County News 2012 Best of contest.
    She will be available Tuesday through Saturday by appointment. Call 719-3788 or 547-8477 to schedule an appointment. Gift certificates are also available.

  • Valerie Mae Hubert

    Charles and Kelly Hubert of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Valerie Mae Hubert, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 3 pounds, 15 ounces and was 17 inches long.
    Mrs. Hubert is the former Kelly Peckinpaugh. Valerie has one older brother, Nicholas, 13, and one older sister, Vanessa, 7.
    Grandparents are Charles and Edna Hubert, Michael and Beverly Peckinpaugh and Tracy Braun, all of Tell City. Great-grandparents are Louis and Doris McKim of Tell City.

  • Danielle Rose Cortelloni

    Daniel and Natalie Cortelloni of Mount Vernon announce the birth of their daughter, Danielle Rose Cortelloni, Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.
    Mrs. Cortelloni is the former Natalie Gilliland. Danielle has one older brother, Christian Anthony Cortelloni, 5.
    Grandparents are Nancy Wheeler of Troy, Mike Gilliland Sr., of Shelbyville, Ky., Gary and Melanie Cortelloni of Centralia, Ill., and the late Polly Jo Cortelloni.

  • Riley Michelle Davis

    Katie Kalin of New Albany announces the birth of her daughter, Riley Michelle Davis, Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.
    Grandparents are John and Kathy Pyle of Tell City and Dannie and Sylvia Davis of Scottsburg. Great-grandparents are Walter and Mary Ann Lambert.

  • Hess – Hinton

    Sara Lynn Hess and Charles A. Hinton of Tell City were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Tell City.

    The bride is the daughter of Rick and Rhonda Hess of Tell City. Mr. Hinton is the son of Charles and Lisa Hinton of Tell City.
    The Rev. Daniel Gadbaw officiated the ceremony.
    Jaime Hess, sister of the bride, was chosen as the maid of honor. Samantha Duncan was a bridesmaid and Jaidyn Hinton, cousin of the groom, was the flower girl.

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