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Today's News

  • Library-board members start to wrap up merger

    By TRISTA LUTGRING, Feature Writer

    TELL CITY – While members of the Tell City-Perry County Public Library board members officially approved the merger with Cannelton Public Library, discussion about the process to integrate the libraries into one district is far from over.

    Library Director Larry Oathout opened the regular board meeting Aug. 3 by telling board members the merger was official, as the signed resolution papers had been filed with the state.

  • Idol-like survivors

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  • Day Appointed to Memorial medical staff

    JASPER – Cardiologist Geoffrey Day MD, was recently appointed to the medical staff at Mem-orial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

  • Youngsters recovering from ride accident

    By KEVIN KOELLING, Managing Editor

    TELL CITY – “We’re lucky she isn’t dead,” photographer Danny Bolin said of his youngest stepdaughter, Mikayla. The 11-year-old was one of several children hurt when a light assembly fell on them as they rode the Scrambler ride at Schweizer Fest.

    Her father was photographing a wedding and said his wife, April Taylor-Bolin, heard about it first.

  • TC natives named to USI Varsity Club board

    EVANSVILLE – The University of Southern Indiana Varsity Club recently named its board of directors for the 2011-12 academic year.
    Of the 21-person board, three of the officers are Tell City natives. Donita (Cassidy) Wolf was named first vice chairwoman; Bob Werner took position as treasurer and Janet (Mills) Werner was named secretary.

  • Financial Peace classes start Sunday

     TELL CITY – Nearly one and a half million families have been able to change their financial situation through Financial Peace University, the 13-week course taught by Dave Ramsey on DVD.
    FPU teaches families and individuals common-sense principles like how to make a plan with their money so they are able to free themselves of debt and build lasting wealth. FPU is available for churches, military, nonprofit agencies and businesses.

  • Seitz honored by choir

    Chris and Mary Avis Seitz were honored during a reception following the Lincoln Hills Community Choir concert June 17. They have been involved with the choir for more than 40 years. For many years, Chris was the choir director and Mary Avis was the accompanist. Choir members presented them a plaque.

  • PCMH welcomes Field to Perry County Surgical Associates

    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital announces Dr. Gilbert Field has joined the staff and began seeing patients July 18 at Perry County Surgical Associates in Tell City.

    Field is originally from Detroit, Mich. He earned a bachelor’s degree in microbiology from Arizona State University graduating cum laude.

  • Retirement party for Bill Feldpausch

    TELL CITY – Bill Feldpausch, who has been cutting hair in the area for more than 60 years, will be laying down his clippers.
    A retirement celebration will be held for Feldpausch from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Harpenau Insurance Agency parking lot in Tell City.
    The public is invited and encouraged to attend to say thanks and to share stories. Food and soft drinks will be provided.

  • Birth announcements, Aug. 18

    Treylen Michael Rogier
    Derek and Amber Rogier of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Trelyen Michael Rogier, Friday, July 1, 2011, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Evansville.
    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    Mrs. Rogier is the former Amber Young.
    Grandparents are Wes Young and Jenny Young of Tell City and Bernard and Veneta Rogier of Tell City.
    Great-grandparents are Linus and June Linne and the late Henry and Emma Young and Ralph and Augusta Rogier.