Today's News

  • Annual auction, golf tournament will honor Charlie Tuggle

    TELL CITY – A live auction Friday and golf tournament the following day will raise funds for the Schreiber Family Charity.
    Gatlinburg, Tenn., and Florida vacations will be among items to be sold in the Charlie Tuggle Memorial Live Auction beginning at 7 p.m. Friday at the Moose lodge in Tell City.

  • Jim and Julie Underhill

    Jim and Julie Underhill of Doolittle Mills celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary Sept. 5, 2011.
    The couple commemorated the event with their immediate family by dining out and staying at Spring Mill Inn in Mitchell.
    Mr. Underhill married the former Julie Curl Sept. 5, 1981, at the Bethel Christian Church in Doolittle Mills.
    The couple has two children, Kimberly Schwindel and her husband, Stephen and Kayla Underhill, all of Doolittle Mills.

  • Births, Sept. 8

    Brilynn May Greulich
    Brian and Amber Greulich of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Brilynn May Greulich, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Mrs. Greulich is the former Amber Lynn Weatherholt. Brilynn has one older brother, Drew Richard Greulich, 4.
    Grandparents are Rick and Terri Greulich of Tell City and David and Debbie Weatherholt of Tell City.

  • Schipp – Blair

    Brooke Schipp and Jason Blair of Santa Claus an-nounce their engagement and approaching marrige.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Jane Schipp of Santa Claus and Mike Schipp of Dale. She is a 2003 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and a 2008 graduate of Purdue University with a bacholor’s degree in building construction management. She is self-employed.
    Mr. Blair is the son of Kelley and Jeff Fentress of Newburgh, Ed and Sandy Blair of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and Kenny and Linda Crowley of Rockport.

  • Litherland – Robbins

    Felicia Ann Litherland and Markus Elliot Robbins were united in marriage during a morning ceremony Friday, Aug. 26, 2011.

    The bride is the daughter of Carol and Jeff Pannett of Tell City. Mr. Robbins is the son of Shakin Robbins of Tell City and Renee Rogier of Grandview.
    The double-ring ceremony was held at the Perry County Courthouse in Tell City. Krystal Leigh Braun, sister of the bride, was the maid of honor. The best man was Samuel Joseph Litherland, brother of the bride.

  • Gogel – Gerber

    Kelsie Gogel of Fulda and Cody Gerber of Elnora were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony held Saturday, June 11, 2011, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda.

    The bride is the daughter of Dan and Janet Gogel of Fulda and Santa Claus. Mr. Gerber is the son of Joe and Cindy Gerber of Clay City.
    The bride was given in marriage by her father during the double-ring ceremony officiated by Deacon James King.

  • Project GREAT hits local schools

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  • Perry Central will strengthen families

    LEOPOLD – A program designed to help make good families better will begin at Perry Central Tuesday. 

    The weekly program for families with children 6-11 years old and their parents or caregivers will include dinners and incentives. A homework club for older siblings and child care for younger children will be available.

  • Rome VFD sets hog-roast date

    ROME – The Rome Volunteer Fire Department will host a hog roast Sept. 18 at the Rome Community Center.

    Church services will be held at 10:45 a.m. and a hog roast meal will start at 11:30. Dinner will include pork, creek fries, green beans, slaw, bread and choice of tea, lemonade or coffee.

    A country store will also be open to visitors. Items being sold include baked goods, crafts, canned goods and more.

    Entertainment will be provided from noon to 4 p.m. by the Country Sunshine Band with Darrell Toomey and group of Owensboro, Ky.

  • Councilman questions new police cars’ price tag

    By VINCE LUECKE, Editor

    TELL CITY – Tell City’s new police cars are stirring up dust even before being put into service.

    During a meeting Tuesday, Councilman Gerald Yackle questioned the cost of two cars approved earlier this year by the city’s board of public works and safety. The two Chevrolet Caprices cost about $25,000 each but it will take several more thousands of dollars to outfit the cars with emergency lights, radios and other equipment.