Today's News

  • Kiwanis fish fry Friday

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Kiwanis Club will host its annual Fall Fish Fry Friday before the Perry Central vs. Tell City football game.
    The fish fry will be located in the Tell City High School Cafeteria, with live music by Leo Gronquist. Serving begins at 4:30 p.m. and will end at 7.
    Advance ticket sales are being conducted. Prices are $7 for adults over 18; $6 for students age 13-18 and $5 for children 12 and younger. Tickets purchased at the door will cost an additional $1 for each ticket.

  • Sacajawea Tiny Chief, Princess

    Kelton Aubrey won the Tiny Indian Chief title and Rylyn Aubrey won the Tiny Indian Princess title at the Sacajawea Festival in Cloverport, Ky., Sept. 1. The twins are 3 years old, and the children of Ryun and Brandy Aubrey of Tell City.

  • Birth announcements, Sept. 15

    Ty Allen Gelarden
    Shane and Kesha Gelarden of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Ty Allen Gelarden, Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Gelarden is the former Kesha Flamion.
    Grandparents are John Gelarden of Tell City, Patty and Rick Nantz of Evansville, Mary O’Neal of Tell City and Kevin and Debra Flamion of Tell City.
    Great-grandparents are Merl and Irene Gelarden of Tell City.

  • Carver – Smith

    Sarah Carver Smith and Derek Smith were united in marriage during an evening ceremony Saturday, July 2, 2011, at Christ United Methodist Church in Georgetown.

    The bride is the daughter of Elmer and Gail Carver of Corydon. Mr. Smith is the son of Kerry and Susan Smith of Corydon.
    The bride was given away in marriage by her father in a double-ring ceremony officiated by the Rev. Sandy Cooper.
    Chrissy Tuchscherer was chosen as the matron of honor. Bridesmaid was Hannah Hammack and junior bridesmaid was Michelle Smith, sister of the groom.

  • Stowe – Coyle

    Jennifer Stowe of Cannelton and Chris Coyle of Tell City announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Pamela Stowe-Rogier of Cannelton and the late Barry Stowe. She is a 2004 graduate of Cannelton High School and a 2009 graduate of Indiana University Southeast with a bachelor’s degree in business.
    She works as the community relations coordinator for VNA Plus Home Care and Hospice in Tell City.

  • Schools to share grant for at-risk kids

    By VINCE LUECKE, Editor

    PERRY COUNTY – A nearly $75,000 grant applied for by and to be shared among Perry Central and Tell City school systems will provide services to help at-risk students – and will complement existing programs, officials said this week.

    The McKinney-Vento Education for Children and Youth Grant is for one year but William Tell Elementary Principal Laura Noble said like many grants, the school districts will hope for additional funding.

  • Kleeman – Rogier

    Angel Kleeman of Troy and Nathan Rogier of Tell City announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Angela Kleeman of Troy and the late Mark “Flash” Kleeman. She is a 2005 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and is employed at Deaconess Clinic as a pediatric nurse.
    Mr. Rogier is the son of James and Myrna Rogier of Tell City. He is a 2002 graduate of Perry Central High School and works as a production group leader at ATTC Manufacturing in Tell City.

  • Revised animal-control ordinance in the works

    By KEVIN KOELLING, Managing Editor

    TELL CITY – Changes have been made to a proposed animal-control ordinance, the county attorney is reviewing them and it will again be provided to the News for posting on the Internet, County Commissioner Bill Amos said Sept. 7.

    The issue was not on the agenda for their regular meeting, but Jim Carter addressed them after they’d concluded their scheduled business.

  • Tell City tops South Spencer

    TELL CITY—Tell City won the top two singles matches and No. 2 doubles to beat South Spencer 3-2 in PAC boys tennis Wednesday.
    Anjan Kashyab shut out Spencer Howell 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles to raise his record to 9-0.
    Zach Fisher beat Davis Jeffries 6-1, 6-4 in No. 2 singles.
    Austin Paulin and Jeff Yeung defeated Zane Taylor and Bryce Buse 6-3, 7-5 in No.2 doubles.
    South Spencer won the other two matches in straight sets.

  • Marksmen hold off Perry Central in 4 games

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Both teams were inconsistent, but McKenzie Hayes filled up the stat sheet to help Tell City beat Perry Central 25-21, 25-17, 23-25, 25-15 in volleyball Thursday.