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Today's News

  • Levi William Sabelhaus

    Brandon Sabelhaus and Courtney Briggeman of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Levi William Sabelhaus, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Grandparents are Dave and Kathy Briggeman of Tell City and David and Diane Sabelhaus of Bristow.
    Great-grandparents are Mary Nell Rhodes of Cannelton, Richard and Norieda Paulin of Bristow, Gertrude Sabelhaus of St. Meinrad and the late William and Leona Briggeman, Roy Rhodes and Raymond Sabelhaus.

  • Rick and Sharon Taylor

    Rick and Sharon Taylor of Bristow will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary Nov. 3 at the St. Meinrad Legion Post with an open house hosted by their children.

    The event will be held from noon to 5 p.m. with dinner served at 1 p.m. All friends and family are invited to attend.
    Mr. Taylor married the former Sharon Prueher Oct. 23, 1982, in Siberia. The couple has three children, Brian Taylor, Tim Taylor and Elizabeth Taylor. They also have four grandchildren.
    Mrs. Taylor works at Kimball in Santa Claus.

  • Rock Creek holds off Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Rock Creek improved its serve reception to beat Cannelton 25-12, 26-24, 25-16 in volleyball Friday.
    Rock Creek has now beaten the Bulldogs twice after losing to them in a tourney Sept. 8.
    “They’ve definitely improved since the first time we played them, but we still should have beaten them,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers.
    Cannelton had only two ace serves, one apiece by Allicyn Garrett and Mikah Hemmings.
    Garrett made four kills and Taylor Lawalin made 24 sets.

  • Tell City must get better start against Vikings

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    POSEYVILLE—Drawing a road game against an opponent that is 9-0 and ranked No. 3 in the state in its class isn’t the easiest way to start a football sectional.
    But Tell City, which will visit North Posey Friday at 7:30 p.m., shouldn’t be too intimidated by the Vikings, as the Marksmen played them about as well as anyone in the regular season.

  • PC opponent small but quick

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central is 3-0 all time against Eastern Greene, the team the Commodores will host for a first-round Class A football sectional game Friday at 6:30 p.m.
    The Commodores have won by an average score of 55-4 in those meetings, including 67-0 when Eastern Greene gained only one first down and lost five fumbles.
    But their last meeting was in the 2006 sectional. Luke Dean, in his fifth year as coach of the Thunderbirds, has started a new era for them since then.

  • A grand conclusion to 175 years

    Photos by Trista Lutgring, Vince Luecke and Cheri Taylor

  • Reminiscing: Charles and Florence Miller home

    Homes are packed with history and the Charles and Florence Miller home was no exception. Located at 1326 Ninth St. and constructed in 1870, it was recently razed. The couple were wed in October 1912 and moved into the home and raised a daughter, Dorothy (Burke), and two sons, Gabe and Tony. Charles and Florence celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1962 at their home in the backyard, full of people having a great time.

  • Drought doesn’t slow elephant’s ear plants
  • Local Study Club celebrates 50 years

    PERRY COUNTY – In the fall of 1962 a Catholic Family Movement group was organized in Tell City by the Rev. Paul Voigt, an associate pastor at St. Paul’s parish. This fall of 2012 marks 50 years this study group has been meeting on the second Sunday of every month, from September through May.

  • TC band earns gold, fails to qualify for semistate contest

    By KEVIN KOELLING