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Today's News

  • Oakwood’s Hometown Heroes

    Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City held its annual Hometown Heroes celebration Sept. 26 to recognize members of the community who were everyday heroes. The small crowd gathered were given a free meal prepared by Oakwood’s cooking staff as Sarah Maddox presented heroes with their awards.

  • Church News, Oct. 18

    Free concert of Sacred Music at Monastery
    FERDINAND – Ruth Cunningham brings her classically trained musical talents and sound healing practices to the monastery church of the Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand to perform “Light and Shadow: Chants, Prayers and Improvisations” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 EDT.

  • Roberts recognized as finalist in Georgia best dentist category

    ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Dr. Sarah Roberts, the former Sarah Kraus, was recently recognized as a finalist in the 2012 Answer Book best dentist category that covers north Fulton and south Forsyth in Georgia.
    Roberts office, Crabapple Dental, is located at 12670 Crabapple Road, Suite 110 in Alpharetta, Ga.
    Roberts is a graduate of Tell City High School. She is also a graduate of Purdue University School of Pharmacy and a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Dentistry.

  • Lewisport Emmick Plantation House grand re-opening Saturday

    LEWISPORT, Ky. – The Emmick Plantation House, a historic state landmark in Lewisport, will officially open its doors for tours and private events Saturday.

  • Community Events, Oct. 18

    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.

  • Dutch-oven cook-Off Saturday

    BIRDSEYE – Everyone is welcome to take their Dutch oven cookware, supplies, ingredients and setup for a friendly competition at Patoka’s Autumn Getaway 10th annual Dutch Oven Cook-Off from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday.
    Registration begins at noon. Cooking will begin at 12:30 p.m. and dishes will be judged upon completion. All culinary skill levels from beginner to advanced are welcome to try their hand as Dutch-oven chef. For more information regarding the rules of this competition or Patoka’s special event, call (812) 685-2447.

  • Free adult-ed classes begin Oct. 26

    TELL CITY – Free adult-education classes offered by WorkOne Southwest will begin Oct. 26 at the Ivy Tech Campus in Tell City.
    Those participating in the classes will be able to improve math and English skills, add a GED to their resumes, prepare for post-secondary training, pursue WorkIn certification in locally in-demand fields and increase wage earning potential.

  • Tell City parent-teacher conferences Oct. 25

    TELL CITY – Students at Tell City Junior-Senior High School will receive grade cards and parent-teacher conference information today. Parent-teacher conferences will be held from 4 until 7:45 p.m. Oct. 25, which will be a full day of school for students. School will not be in session Oct. 26 and Oct. 29 due to fall break.
    Appointments will not be scheduled, and conferences will be held on a first-come basis; however, it is important the teachers know which parents plan to attend so they can be prepared for the conference.

  • Hagman - Stoltzmann

    Erin Hagman and Jason Stoltzmann announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Virginia and Paul Hagman. She attended Perry Central High School and graduated from Indiana University. She is employed at C.H. Robinson in Minneapolis, Minn.
    Mr. Stoltzmann is the son of Marsha and William Stoltzmann. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa. He is also employed at C.H. Robinson.
    The wedding is planned for 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at Fort Meyers, Fla.
    Formal invitations have been issued.

  • Ebony Rayne Uribe

    Kassi Uribe of Coldwater, Ohio, announces the birth of her daughter, Ebony Rayne Uribe, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Coldwater Hospital.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 71⁄2 ounces and was 181⁄2 inches long.
    Grandparents are Yvette Flynn and Lloyd Flynn, both of Coldwater. Great-grandparents are John and Judy Young.