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Today's News

  • Summers no-hits Cannelton

    LYNNVILLE—Tiffany Summers threw a no-hitter, recording all 21 outs on strikeouts, as Tecumseh beat Cannelton 7-0 in girls softball Saturday.
    Summers, a freshman, walked five and hit a batter. Cannelton loaded the bases on two walks and a hit batsman in the fifth inning but was unable to score.
    Summers “doesn’t throw as hard as (former Tecumseh all-state pitcher) Audra Sanders did, but she has better control of her off-speed pitches than Audra did as a freshman and she moves the ball around well,” said Cannelton Coach Brian Garrett.

  • Bulldogs sweep Lions

    CANNELTON—Larry Holman and Cody Lawalin pitched strong complete games as Cannelton swept a baseball doubleheader with Rock Creek Academy Saturday.
    Cannelton also took advantage of control problems by the pitchers for Rock Creek, a first-year baseball team playing its first game.
    The Lions walked 16 in four innings (Cannelton did not bat in the bottom of the fifth) as Cannelton won the first game 11-1 by the 10-run rule.
    Cannelton had five hits, including doubles by Hunter Herzog and Dylan May.

  • South Spencer edges Tell City in slugfest

    By CHRIS JOHANNES
    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    ROCKPORT—In a sectional-like atmosphere South Spencer outslugged Tell City 12-11 in PAC baseball Saturday in a battle of two of the state’s top 10 Class 2A teams.
    Jordan Meece and Justin Wead each hit a two-run homer for the Rebels. Wead’s came in the third inning with two outs to cut the Marksmen lead to 5-2. Meece’s was in the fourth inning to tie the game at 7-7.

  • Perry Central girls run past Rebels, Raiders

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Lindsey Gengelbach won three individual events to lead Perry Central to victory in a girls triangular track meet Tuesday.

  • Distance depth pays off for Perry Central boys

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Despite Eric Scheiber’s being sidelined with a foot injury, Perry Central still took the top three places in the 1600- and 3200-meter runs Tuesday en route to winning a boys triangular track meet.

  • Cannelton police seek vandals

    By KEVIN KOELLING, Managing Editor

    CANNELTON – Cannelton Police Chief Eric Dickenson is asking the public to help his department identify people who committed several acts of criminal mischief, vandalism and theft late Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

  • Science fair at Tots Lots

    Tots Lots Preschool recently held its first science-art show. Each child created an art project of their own and the projects were displayed for family and friends to view. Science projects were formulated at school in groups and also displayed for hands-on fun. Some children and their families created their own projects at home and took them in to share with others. Pictured with her project, titled “Sink or Swim,” is Erin Holtzman.
     

  • Community events, April 11

    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.

  • Meetings

    Special-needs group to meet today
    TELL CITY – The Tri County Special Needs Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. today at the Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City in Conference Room C.

    Humane society meeting Tuesday
    TELL CITY – The Humane Society of Perry County will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
    The meeting will take place at Fifth Third Bank in Tell City.
    For more information, contact Jim Carter at 836-4138.

  • Alcohol-server training

    TELL CITY – State law requires everyone with a permit to serve or sell alcohol to complete a certified alcohol-server training program by April 30, 2011.

    This course is scheduled to be presented at the Tell City Bowling Center from 5 to 7 p.m. April 17.  Anyone who needs to complete this required program is invited to attend.

    The cost is $25 and you can register for the class by calling the bowling center at 547-7958.