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Today's News

  • Marksmen overpower Boonville

    TELL CITY—Tell City won three matches in straight sets and one by forfeit to beat Boonville 4-1 in boys tennis Monday.

  • Perry Central girls 1st in Brown County meet

    NASHVILLE—Perry Central placed four runners in the top 20 as it won the Class A girls race at the Brown County Eagle Classic cross country meet Saturday.
    The Commodores scored 65 points to finish first among 14 schools with fewer than 1,000 students.
    Tell City was seventh with 167 points.
    Perry Central placed third among 18 teams in the Class A boys race with 137 points. Tell City was seventh with 181.

  • Spencer to face one of his former players

    When Tell City hosts Perry Central in football Friday at 7 p.m. it will mark the fifth time that Perry Central’s Mike Spencer has coached against the team with which he started his head coaching career.
    But this will be different from the previous meetings. In the other instances Spencer faced coaches who were virtually strangers to him; this week he will face one of his former Tell City players and a man he has known most of his life.

  • PC goes 3-1 Saturday

    EVANSVILLE—Perry Central went 3-1, including beating the eventual champion, but placed fifth in an eight-team volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Perry Central was one of three teams in its four-team pool to go 2-1 in pool play. The Commodores beat Evansville North 25-19, 20-25, 15-8, lost to Vincennes Lincoln 25-12, 21-25, 15-6, and beat Bosse 17-25, 26-24, 15-10 in pool play.
    Perry Central, Vincennes and Bosse each went 2-1 in pool play so point differentials were used to determine that Bosse won the pool, Vincennes was second, and Perry Central was third.

  • TC wins tournament; beats Rangers in PAC

    CORYDON—Tell City won a five-team round-robin volleyball tourney Saturday despite suffering its second loss of the season.
    Tell City beat Corydon 25-14, 25-13 and Reitz 22-25, 25-10, 25-10, lost to New Washington 25-22, 19-25, 25-21, and beat North Harrison 25-16, 25-23 to go 3-1 in the tourney.
    That earned the Marksmen the title, as three other teams each went 2-2 and Corydon finished 1-3.
    McKenzie Hayes made 15 kills, six digs and three solo blocks, served 11 points, and had eight assists in Tell City’s win over Corydon.

  • PC girls 2nd, boys 3rd in Lincoln Trail

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Cathryn Peter has been Perry Central’s top girls cross country runner for three seasons and is a defending regional champion. But the Commodores managed to place second in the Lincoln Trail Invitational Tuesday without her.

  • PC homecoming royalty

    Ivan Bland was named homecoming king and Whittney Huff crowned queen Sept. 9 during homecoming ceremonies at Perry Central, held before the football game against West Washington.

  • Yard, bake sale and raffle benefit Friday, Saturday

    REO – Angela Hall of Hawesville, Ky., will host a yard and bake sale and raffle on behalf of Marlyn Miller, formerly of Rockport, to help cover the bereavement costs incurred when Maryln’s fight with breast cancer ended Aug. 11. All money raised from the raffle and sales will go directly to Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport.

  • Evanston hog roast Saturday

    EVANSTON – A hog roast will be held in Evanston Saturday and will include many activities.
    The first event for the day will be a sand volleyball tourney at 10 a.m. Cost is $40 per team. A cornhole tourney will follow at 1 p.m. with sign ups beginning at noon. Participants are asked to take their own partners. Cost is $5 per person.
    A horseshoe tourney will be held at 7 p.m. with sign ups beginning at 6. Partners will be drawn and cost is $5 per person.
    A euchre tourney will also start at 7 p.m. and participants are asked to take their own partner.

  • Leopold barbecue cook-off Saturday

    LEOPOLD – The Leopold Park Association will host a backyard barbecue competition Saturday at Leopold Memorial Park.
    Grillers will have a choice of chicken or pork. Everyone is welcome to participate.
    Serving will begin at 5 p.m. and prize money will be awarded. Music by Sweetwater will start at 5 p.m.
    For more information and a list of rules for the competition, contact Debbie Kelly at 719-8950.
    If raining, the event will be canceled and rescheduled at a later date.