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Today's News

  • Community events, Dec. 8

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

  • Financial-peace class to kick off Jan. 10 at Troy UMC

    TROY – The Troy United Methodist Church will once again sponsor Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University classes for the 10th year.
    Those participating will learn everything needed to know about personal and family finances. The 13-week course teaches the basics of budgeting, saving, purchasing, investing, retirement, charitable giving and much more. The goal is to become debt free, which leads to personal wealth.

  • Births, Dec. 8

    Claire Marie Young
    Jerod and Jesika Young of Cold Spring, Ky., announce the birth of their daughter, Claire Marie Young, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, Ky.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 201⁄2 inches long.
    Mrs. Young is the former Jesika Kuzoka.
    Grandparents are David and Lynnette Young of Tell City and John and Gina Kuzoka of Louisville, Ky.
    Great-grandparents are Shera and Don Lish of Louisville.

  • Eddie and Mary Marchand

    Eddie and Mary Marchand celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 17, 2011, with family members at Texas Roadhouse.

  • South Spencer routs Bulldogs

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    REO—Running frequent fast breaks off turnovers and outlet passes after defensive rebounds, South Spencer rolled to a 101-34 boys basketball win over Cannelton Tuesday.

  • Rebels beat Bulldogs with rebound FGs

    By PHILLIP BALL
    Sports Correspondent

    CANNELTON—Cannel-ton could not stop South Central’s second-chance op-portunities in an 82-57 boys basketball loss to the Rebels Saturday.
    South Central grabbed 30 offensive rebounds—15 each half—which led to 30 second-chance points. The Bulldogs had only 27 total rebounds.

  • PC places 3 on all-state football teams

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    INDIANAPOLIS—Perry Central’s Travis James, Hunter LaGrange and Austin LeClere made Indiana Foot-ball Coaches Association’s all-state teams last week.
    James, a 6-foot-2, 265-pound senior tackle, made the Class A senior all-state team as one of the six offensive linemen after making junior all-state last year.
    LaGrange made the senior all-state team as one of the six linebackers.
    LeClere, a sophomore, made the junior all-state team (which is for all non-senior players) as the punter.

  • Graves, Richardson lead PC girls past Senators

    LEOPOLD—Ashley Graves and Morgan Richard-son combined for 38 points as Perry Central beat West Washington 60-45 in PLAC girls basketball Monday.
    Graves hit 9 of 13 shots from the field and 2 of 3 free throws. She also grabbed 14 rebounds and blocked five shots.
    Richardson hit 8 of 14 from the field.
    “Morgan really had a good night—she hit some key shots,” said Perry Central Coach Bill Dickerson. “And Ashley had another good game despite everyone sagging in on her (in the Senators’ zone defense).

  • Cannelton girls hold off South Spencer late

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    REO—Cannelton made 16 steals and turned five of them into layups to beat South Spencer 65-56 in girls basketball Tuesday.

  • Rangers hot early in win over Marksmen

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Forest Park hit five three-point shots—by four different players—in the first 41⁄2 minutes to beat Tell City 56-44 in PAC boys basketball Saturday.