Today's News

  • St. Meinrad 9/11 remembrance ceremony

    ST. MEINRAD – Ten years after the terrorist attacks on America, the citizens of St. Meinrad will come together in a commemoration ceremony to honor the victims of Sept. 11, 2001. The service will take place at noon Sunday in at St. Meinrad American Legion Post.
    The commemoration ceremony honors the victims of the attacks on the World Trade Center, Pentagon, airline flight takeovers and the American military service personnel who have died in the war against terrorism while other members of the service continue to fight.

  • Annual St. Pius fall fest Sunday

    TROY – St. Pius Catholic Church in Troy will have its annual fall festival Sunday, Sept. 11.
    On the menu is the parish’s “famous soup” by the bowl and gallon, fried-chicken or roast-beef dinners, hamburgers, polish sausage, ice cream and homemade pie.
    Entertainment will include a live band, a giant yard sale and flea market, games for adults and children and a raffle. 
    Serving begins at 11 a.m. Take your own container for carry-out soup.

  • Church news, Sept. 8

    Little Pigeon to host gospel sing
    LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church, off Indiana 245 near Lamar, will host a gospel sing at 7 p.m. Saturday.
    River City Quartet will be the special guests. Refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend.

  • Boonville outshoots Marksman girls

    TELL CITY—No one shot under 63 for Tell City in a 237-272 girls golf loss to Boonville Tuesday.
    Amber Fentress shot a 25-over-par 63 to lead Tell City and Jessica Ballman shot 64.
    Jenny Hess shot 71 and Courtney Blinzinger 74 to complete the Marksmen’s scoring.
    Tell City, 2-6, will play Southridge and Pike Central at Huntingburg today at 4:30.

  • Heritage Hills downs Tell City

    LINCOLN CITY—Anjan Kashyab remained undefeated but Heritage Hills beat Tell City 4-1 in PAC boys tennis Tuesday.
    Kashyab shut out Zach Blake 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles to raise his record to 8-0.
    Heritage Hills won the other singles matches in straight sets.
    Dugan Kippenbrock beat Zach Fisher 6-2, 6-4 in No. 2, and Willie McElhaney defeated Jacob Miller 6-4, 6-2 in No. 3.
    The Patriots’ Seth Hancock and Derek Kippenbrock beat Tyler Groves and Dakota Braunecker 6-0, 6-1 in No. 1 doubles.

  • Spencer winningest coach ever in county

    Perry Central football coach Mike Spencer earned his 200th career football victory Friday. All but 17 of those wins have come with Perry County schools, making him the winningest coach in the county’s history.

  • Bulldogs bump, set, spike to defeat Hornets

    HAWESVILLE, Ky.—Cannelton had a stronger bump-set-spike attack than usual as it beat Hancock County 22-25, 25-16, 25-16 in volleyball Tuesday.
    “We were actually setting the ball up and utilizing our three hits,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers.
    Sammie James made 27 good sets and Taylor Lawalin added 25.
    Allicyn Garrett made 10 spikes, including three kills. She and Sarah Powers each made four blocks.
    Mikah Hemmings served 10 consecutive points for the Bulldogs in the second game.

  • PC 7th at Barr-Reeve; tops Wolfpack Tuesday

    MONTGOMERY—Hannah Harpenau made seven kills and served three aces as Perry Central beat Linton-Stockton 25-14, 25-18 for seventh place in Barr-Reeve’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Sydney Goffinet added five kills and Ashley Gengelbach four. Gengelbach made three blocks.
    Goffinet also served three aces and made five digs. Brittany Parker made nine digs and Grace James had 13 assists.

  • Defense helps Tell City improve to 3-0 in PAC

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—McKenzie Hayes made 27 kills and Tell City used strong back-row defense to beat Heritage Hills 25-20, 25-14, 25-17 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.

  • Education notes, Sept. 8

    Rhodes earns dean’s list spot

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Jordan Rhodes, who will be a junior this fall at Brescia University in Owensboro, Ky., made the dean’s list for the spring 2011 semester.
    He is the son of Kevin Rhodes and Leisa Rhodes. He also plays baseball for Brescia University.