Today's News

  • North Posey features veteran passer, runner

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—North Posey will try to keep its PAC title hopes alive when it visits Tell City for the Marksmen’s football homecoming game Friday at 7:30 p.m.
    If North Posey wins and Heritage Hills beats Southridge Friday, all three will have one conference loss.
    Like the other two PAC powerhouses, 5-1 North Posey has a strong running game.
    “They run the ball well and throw the ball well,” said Tell City Coach Ryan George, adding that they’ll run more.

  • Commodores hope to stop Paoli’s big plays

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central will try to stop Paoli’s big plays when the two meet in a key PLAC football game Friday at 7 p.m.
    This game could decide the conference title, as both are undefeated in PLAC play.
    “At this point it becomes really big because we’re both undefeated, but we have a couple of conference games after this,” said Perry Central Coach Mike Spencer Monday.

  • Football royalty to be crowned Friday at Legion Field

    TELL CITY – The Senior High Student Council has announced its plans for the 2011 homecoming ceremony Friday before the Marksmen football team plays North Posey at Legion Field. The ceremony will begin at approximately 7:15 p.m.

    The high school provided this information on homecoming candidates and representatives for freshmen, sophomore and junior classes.

  • Tell City still unbeaten in conference matches

    PETERSBURG—McKenzie Hayes made 28 kills and 12 digs as Tell City beat Pike Central 25-14, 25-21, 25-18 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.
    The Marksmen. 22-3 overall and ranked fifth in the state in Class 2A, raised their PAC record to 6-0 as they continue their march toward their first conference title ever.
    Logan Flannagan added eight kills and two blocks for the Marksmen and Charissa Lahee had 24 assists.
    Hana Reed made 12 digs and served 17 points, including three aces.

  • PC’s passing, serving knock off Bluejackets

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central used strong passing and its best serving of the season to beat Mitchell 25-13, 26-24, 25-13 in PLAC volleyball Tuesday.

  • Flu shot clinics next week

    TELL CITY – The offices of Drs. Marcrum, Bailey and Kleeman will host a flu-shot clinic Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of next week.
    Hours will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with offices closed from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
    The flu vaccine costs $30. For more information, call Phone 547 9663, Ext. 1.

  • Generous 4-H’ers

    The Leopold Gang 4-H club donated their time to help mulch the courtyard at Perry Central Community Schools. A big thank you to Bear Hollow Mulch for donating the mulch for the project.

  • Church of Christ to welcome Gary Fisher at revival Sunday

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Church of Christ will host a revival, titled “What in the World is Going On? Biblical prophecy coming true today,” Sunday at the church.
    The revival will feature Bible prophecy speaker Gary Fisher. Fisher works with the Lion of Judah Ministry and will speak on Biblical prophecy as it relates to recent news events and the soon return of Jesus Christ.
    The schedule for the revival is as follows:
    • 10 to 11:15 a.m. First session – “Why should we preach the soon return of Jesus? Why bother?”

  • Church news, Sept. 29

    Homecoming at Trinity Pentecostal in Tell City
    TELL CITY – Tell City Trinity Pentecostal Church will host its homecoming Sunday at the church on 15th Street in Tell City.
    Services will begin at 10 a.m. and everyone is welcome to attend.
    Due to the homecoming celebration, services will be postponed at Our Father’s House Sunday. Sunday services will resume there at 9 a.m. Oct. 9.

  • Band offers money-saving coupons

    TELL CITY – The Marching Marksmen coupon-book sale is under way and will continue through Oct. 14. It has buy-one, get-one-free offers from many local businesses and is one of the band’s major fundraisers each year.
    Each book costs $10 and can be purchased from any high-school band member, at the Tell City Bowling Center or by calling the band office at 547-4456. Buyers can also call Kelli Braunecker evenings at 719-6052.