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Today's News

  • Lions rout Bulldogs

    By PHILLIP BALL
    Sports Correspondent

    CANNELTON—Cannelton was overmatched by Rock Creek Academy 94-43 in boys basketball Friday.
    The Bulldogs could not contend with Rock Creek’s speed and athleticism as the Lions raced to a 26-9 lead just over four minutes into the game.
    The Lions continued to push the ball and get high percentage looks the entire first half.  They hit 67.6 percent of their field-goal attempts in the first half, including 8 of 11 for 72.7 percent in the second quarter.

  • Eagles hold off Tell City

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Evansville Day hit 28 of 31 free throws and beat Tell City 75-68 in boys basketball Friday.

  • Pats control boards to top Perry Central

    By CHRIS JOHANNES
    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    LINCOLN CITY—Heritage Hills outrebounded Perry Central’s boys basketball team 42-23 en route to a 65-41 win Friday.

  • Church news, Feb. 24

    Revival meeting set to begin Sunday
    CANNELTON – Cannelton Freewill Baptist Church will host a revival meeting “Bringing God, Country and Family Together” beginning Sunday, Feb. 27 at the church, 117 Second St., Cannelton.
    Bro. Joe Adams will be the special guest speaker each night of the revival at 7 p.m. Adams and his wife, Saundra, are a part of Missionary Team to America. Adams was chaplain to the Kentucky state government for more than 28 years.

  • Community Events, Feb. 24

    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.

  • Huber Funeral Home insurance helps troops call home

    TELL CITY – Huber Funeral Home, a Pekin Insurance pre-need agency in Tell City and Cannelton, helped to make the holiday a bit brighter during the Pekin Insurance’s Help the Troops Call Home for the Holidays sales contest.

  • Fifth annual River Cities Coin Club show

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – The River Cities Coin Club will host its fifth annual Spring Coin Show at Daviess County High School, 4255 New Hartford Road, Owensboro from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 19.
    The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Admission is free and there will be plenty of free parking and door prizes.
    Up to 30 coin and paper-money dealers from Kentucky, Indiana and Tennessee are expected to display U.S. and world coins and currency for sale and trade. Many of the club members and coin dealers will offer free coin appraisals.

  • Bowl for the Cure set for Saturday in Tell City

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Bowling Center will play host to Bowl for the Cure at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 26.
    The contest will be a nine-pin, no-tap, scotch-doubles bowling tournament.
    Partners must be a man-woman couple and can sign up at the bowling center.
    Cost is $40 per couple and prizes will be awarded to first- , second- and third-place winners.
    Contestants are encouraged to wear pink to help raise awareness as they participate in the event.
     

  • Local officers visit preschool

  • Vendors needed for PC band’s spring expo

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central band will host its first annual spring expo Saturday, April, 16 at Perry Central School Dome. Events will include an Easter hunt, craft and bazaar vendors, food, free crafts for children, coloring contest and a silent auction.
    Entrance to the event is free.
    A 10-foot by 10-foot vendor space rents for $10 and a 12-foot by 12-foot vendor space will rent for $15. Tables are $2 each or vendors can furnish their own.
    To reserve space, call Jackie Contreras at 719-5796.