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Today's News

  • Pinewood Derby champs

    Cub Scouts Pack 192 held its annual Pine-wood Derby Race April 14. Winners, from left, are Matt Aders, first place; Wyatt Krelein, second place, and Daniel Scott, third place.

  • Financial Peace graduates

    People who graduated March 26 from the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University Class posed for a photo.

    Pictured from the left are Wesley Graves, Christina Graves, Travis Sommer, Joanna Sommer, Ray Sabelhaus, Brigitte Voyles, Alex Betz, Brittany Betz and Sandy Cross. Not present for the picture was Kim Hawkins. The class is presented every spring and fall. For information about the next class, contact Bill Reid at 608-2130. The class is sponsored by the Troy United Methodist Church.

  • Community Events, May 2

    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.


    DAR members to gather today

    CANNELTON – The Lafayette Spring Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host a meeting at 6 p.m. today at the Perry County Museum in Cannelton.

  • Easter at Early Head Start

    Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Early Head Start children and their families recently enjoyed a day filled with Easter activities.

    Pictured here are Jeffrey Gomez, Cain Whistle, Samuel Applegate, Logan Rice, Issac Schwartz, Devan Gomez and Seth Schwartz. 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.
     

  • Rome annual flea markets resume Saturday

    ROME – The Rome Community Center will begin to host its second annual flea markets and trade days through summer and fall months this year. The market will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11. Others will be held the second Saturday of each month until September.
    Everyone is welcome and vendors may include new and used items, crafters, antiques, artists and produce. No food vendors will be accepted. Space is available for $10.

  • HAPPENINGS: Knights attend state convention

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Knights of Columbus held its state convention in Indianapolis April 26, 27 and 28. Attending from the Tell City Knights of Columbus Council 1172 were Gene Hurm, Clarence Franchville and Dan Goble.
    Hurm was re-elected to Indiana State Council Warden and Franchville was reappointed to Indiana State Council District Deputy 36.
    The featured speaker at the banquet was Carl Erskine, a baseball player who was a part of the Brooklyn Dodgers team in the 1950s.

  • Baur siblings place in pageant

    Emma and Eli Bauer will compete in a national pageant later this year in Louisville, Ky., after placing in the Indiana Hoosier Queen of the CommonWealth pageant held in April.

    Emma was named the 2013 Humanitarian Indiana Hoosier Queen of the CommonWealth. She earned this title by donating more than 1,600 items to local animal shelters. Eli was crowned 2013 Master of the Indiana Hoosier Queen of the CommonWealth. The brother and sister are the children of Teresa and David Baur.

  • Tell City shut out twice

    TELL CITY—Tell City had only four hits in two games combined as it lost PAC girls softball games Monday and Tuesday.
    Tecumseh, ranked No. 3 in the state in Class A, beat the Marksmen 12-0 Monday on a one-hitter by Tiffany Summers.
    Summers struck out 15 and walked two.
    McKenzie Hayes led off the bottom of the first inning with a single for Tell City’s only hit.
    Madison Schuetter pitched the first five innings for Tell City, walking five and striking out none. Bailey Sandage pitched the last two innings, walking none and striking out none.

  • Tell City second in triangular match

    SANTA CLAUS—Mason Waninger shot 43 to lead Tell City to second place in a three-team boys golf match Tuesday.
    South Spencer won with 175 strokes. Tell City shot 199 and Forest Park 203.
    Besides Waninger, Tell City scorers were Grant Bolin with 44, Damian Harney 48, and Lane Czora 64.
    South Spencer’s Tyler Forston shot a 5-over-par 41 for medalist honors.
    Tell City, 1-4, will play at Southridge today at 5:30 p.m.

  • PC nips Crawford County

    ENGLISH—Freshman Jordan Waninger shot his best round ever to help Perry Central win a three-team boys golf match Tuesday.
    Perry Central and Crawford County each shot 176 (West Washington finished third).
    The tie was broken by comparing the team’s fifth men’s scores, and Waninger’s 48 beat the Wolfpack’s 51 by three strokes.
    Trevor Carter led Perry Central with a 3-over-par 39, including a birdie on the par-5, No. 6 hole.