Today's News

  • Perry Central spikes Orleans

    ORLEANS—Ashley Gengelbach made 18 kills and seven blocks as Perry Central beat Orleans 25-19, 21-25, 25-17, 25-18.
    Hannah Harpenau added 14 kills and Sydney Goffinet had 12. Each of them made only four bad spikes.
    Harpenau made two blocks.
    Grace James had 35 assists.
    The Commodores also served well. Lauren Davis, Grace James and Brittany Parker combined to go 49 for 51 serving with eight aces.
    Davis was 19 for 20 with four aces and James 16 for 16 with three aces.

  • Tell City upsets Southridge

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Strong back-row play and McKenzie Hayes’ 30 kills helped Tell City beat Southridge 25-17, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21 in PAC volleyball Thursday.

  • PC falls in opener

    Sports Correspondent

    LEOPOLD—Corydon Central used its quickness to score on four big plays and defeated Perry Central 42-6 in football Friday.

  • Wildcats top Tell City

    Sports Editor

    MOUNT VERNON—Mount Vernon took advantage of its receivers’ height advantage to beat Tell City 48-20 in football Friday.

  • Diaper Derby winners
  • Snapshots from Schweizer Fest
  • Annual Dale Fall Festival will feature pageants, magic, more

    DALE – This year’s 44th annual Dale Fall Festival, will again be held in the town parks of Dale and surrounding areas. Events and entertainment will begin Sept. 4 and continue Sept. 8, 9 and 10. All times listed are CDT.

    The fest will kick off at 7 p.m. Sept. 4 with the Miss 2011 Dale Fall Festival Scholarship Queen Pageant.

  • Reunions, Aug. 18

    JASPER – The 37th annual Wilgus family reunion was held Saturday, July 16 at the Jasper Inn and Convention Center in Jasper. The reunion is a gathering of the descendants and friends of Chester and Agnes (Hagedorn) Wilgus, lifelong residents of Tell City and Anderson Township in Perry County.
    In all, a record-setting 131 were in attendance, include two children, 19 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and 36 great-great grandchildren. Attendees came from all over Indiana and from an additional nine states.

  • COLUMN: Anderson Woods provides ongoing teaching moments for campers

    Editor’s Note: This is one of a series of articles about Anderson Woods, a summer camp near Adyeville for children and adults with developmental disabilities. The columns are written by Megan Gatwood.

  • Novice welcomed at archabbey

    ST. MEINRAD – In a brief Aug. 5 ceremony at the monastery entrance, Anushka Fonseka was clothed in the Benedictine habit at Saint Meinrad Archabbey. He now begins a year of monastic formation, including study of the Rule of St. Benedict and monastic history.

    Fonseka, 28, was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka. He was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Church in Battaramulla and attended St. Joseph’s College in Colombo, both in Sri Lanka.