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Today's News

  • Speer to represent state in Miss American Junior Teen Pageant

    EVANSTON – Marie Speer, 14, daughter of Darryl Adams and Tracy Speer-Horn of Evanston, has been selected to represent southern Indiana at the 2012 Miss American Junior Teen Pageant. She and four other girls from Indiana qualified to compete for the title of Miss American Junior Teen by earning places in the queen’s court at the annual state pageant.

  • A ‘whodunit’ mystery- comedy will open Friday

    LINCOLN CITY – A southern-Indiana theater will combine mystery and comedy in a play to take its stage in September. 

  • Harvest seasons brings National Farm Safety and Health Week

    PERRY COUNTY – From oldest to youngest, everyone is needed to keep family-owned farm operations running smoothly and safely. That’s why the focus of the 2012 National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept. 16-22, is “Agricultural Safety and Health Week ... A Family Affair.” Ferdinand Farmers Insurance and Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company encourage families to discuss farm safety together.

  • We’ll never agree on the role of government ... and that’s fine

    By Lee Hamilton

    Center for Congress

    The conventional wisdom has settled on the subject of this year’s presidential campaign: it’s about the proper role of government in our nation’s life. 

  • Perry Central set to crown homecoming royals Friday night

    LEOPOLD – The 2012 Perry Central football homecoming ceremony will be held at halftime of the varsity football game vs. Tell City Sept. 14. Game time is 7 p.m.
    The senior classmates selected their queen and king candidates. The entire high-school student body will vote on who will be crowned queen and king.

  • Local residents report attempted Medicare scam

     

  • Community foundation accepting grant applications

    PERRY COUNTY – Jane Efinger-Hayden, chairwoman of the grants committee of the Perry County Community Foundation, has announced that the foundation is accepting applications for grants to community organizations. 

  • Head Starts accepting applications for students

    PERRY COUNTY – Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Head Start programs are accepting applications for preschool.
    Children ages 3 to 5 years old are eligible for the preschool program. Head Start is a federally funded preschool for children that meet the age and income guidelines.
    The program includes the following services: education, health, nutrition, social and emotional development and transportation.
    To obtain an application, contact North Perry Head Start in Leopold at 843-4800 or South Perry Head Start in Tell City at 547-8463.

  • Derby Fall Fest line-up announced to public

    DERBY – The line up of events for the Oct. 6 Derby Fall Fest has been released.
    At 7:15 a.m. registration will begin for a 5K run-walk sponsored by Perry County Parks and Recreation Department. The run-walk will start at 8 a.m. and there will be T-shirts and prizes for all ages.
    A fishing derby at Rainbow Pay Lake will start at 8:30 a.m. It will be for ages 15 and under. Beginning at 11 a.m. and running until 3 p.m., visitors will be able to partake in food and drink booths.

  • Reunions

    Gayer–Mosby
    TROY – The Dan and Ollie (Mosby) Gayer family reunion will be held Sept. 23 at Mulzer Camp in Troy.
    The day will begin with a basket dinner at 12:30 p.m. For more information call Mary Phillips at 547-5024.

    Oil Township 1962
    TELL CITY – The Oil Township High School Class of 1962 will have its 50th class reunion at 6 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Patio Steak House in Tell City.
    For further information, contact Sam Hubert at 843-5525 or Catherine (Kelly) Frakes at 843-4645.