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Today's News

  • Remedy Elizabeth Perkins

    Joseph K. Perkins and Jennifer E. Perkins of Cannelton announce the birth of their daughter, Remedy Elizabeth Perkins, Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.
    The infant weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce and was 21 inches long.
    Mrs. Perkins is the former Jennifer Nies.
    Grandparents are Gail Shields, David Perkins, Melanie Maffia and stepgrandfather Frank Maffia.

  • Porter Joseph Kraus

    Stephen and Amy Kraus of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Porter Joseph Kraus, Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.

    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19 1/4 inches long.
    Mrs. Kraus is the former Amy Esarey. Porter has one older brother, Kristopher, 2.
    Grandparents are Linda and Karl Koziatek of Magnet, Joe Esarey of Tell City, David Kraus of Tell City and Toni Kraus of Troy.

  • Kleaving – Henderson

    Terry Henderson of Louisville, Ky., announces his engagement and approaching marriage to Heather Kleaving of Tell City.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Mark Kleaving of Tell City and the late Belinda Kleaving. She is a graduate of Tell City High School.
    Mr. Henderson is the son of the late Kyle Henderson and Bobbie Henderson of Louisville. He is a graduate of Western High School and works at River Metals in Louisville.
    Formal invitations will be issued.

  • Jasper sweeps meet with Tell City

    TELL CITY—Jasper won all 12 events to beat Tell City 134-42 in girls swimming Thursday.
    Charissa Lahee placed second in two events for Tell City, swimming the 50-yard freestyle in 28.26 seconds and the 100 free in 1:03.94.
    Loren Braunecker placed second in the 200 free in 2:17.91 and third in the 500 free in 6:27.32.
    Derrian Zabel took third in the 50 free in 30.21 and fourth in the 100 free in 1:09.04.
    Sydney Brown took fourth in the 200 individual medley in 3:03.17 and in the 100 butterfly in 1:30.70.

  • Jasper outswims Marksmen

    TELL CITY—Will Roberts and Hunter Sandage each won one event but Tell City lost to Jasper 114-57 in boys swimming Thursday.

  • Southridge pins Marksmen

    HUNTINGBURG—Tell City started strongly again but lost to Southridge 63-18 in wrestling Tuesday.
    The meet started with the 106-pound match, which Tell City freshman Aubrey Craig won by pin in 43 seconds. He raised his record to 3-0, with all his wins coming via pins.
    Damian Harney then won by forfeit to put the Marksmen up 12-0.
    But the only match they won the rest of the way was the 138-pound one, where Jarrett Hawhee pinned Michael Boyd in 5:56.

  • Marksmen, Commodores split junior high games

    LEOPOLD—Jacob Kelly had 13 points and eight rebounds as Perry Central beat Tell City 46-25 in eighth grade boys basketball Thursday.

  • Hot start propels Jeeps past Tell City

    DUBOIS—Northeast Dubois jumped to a 17-0 lead en route to a 51-28 girls basketball victory over Tell City Thursday.
    “I can’t remember a possession on those first 17 points where we got a stop,” said Tell City Coach John Lyons. “If they missed a shot (in that stretch), they scored on the rebound.”
    The Jeeps entered the game 5-1 and ranked No. 5 in the state in Class A.
    “They’re good, but they’re not that much better than we are,” said Lyons. “They shot the ball really well.”

  • Commodores dump Braves

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central used an inside-outside attack to build a 19-point lead and then hit enough free throws down the stretch to beat Tecumseh 73-61 in girls basketball Thursday.
    Brittany Parker scored 19 points, Ashley Graves and Morgan Richardson 18 apiece, and Hannah Edwards 11 in the Commodores’ balanced attack.

  • Commodores shut down Trojans 63-37

    By MIKE SPRAGUE
    Sports Correspondent

    OAKLAND CITY—Perry Central held Wood Memorial to three points in the third quarter and defeated the Trojans 63-37 in boys basketball Friday.
    The game was tied at 20-20 with 2:45 left in the second quarter, when Abe Schwartz made a three-point shot from right of the key to put the Commodores up 23-20.
    The Trojans cut the Perry Central lead to one when Conner Sevier made two free throws.