Today's News

  • Versatile Rangers to test PC Friday

    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Forest Park’s versatile attack will test Perry Central’s football defense Friday at 7 p.m.
    “They had a decent running game (152 yards) against Gibson Southern the other night and also threw the ball fairly well (78 yards passing),” Perry Central Coach Mike Spencer said of the Rangers, who beat Gibson Southern 21-16 in their season opener.
    The Rangers also scored a touchdown on defense, as Lance Buechler recovered a fumble in the Gibson Southern end zone.

  • Southridge outshoots Marksman girls

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s Jessica Ballman tied for medalist honors but Southridge beat the Marksmen 245-270 in girls golf Monday.
    Ballman shot a 22-over-par 60, matching Southridge’s Heather Underhill and Taylor Seufert.
    Tell City’s Amber Fentress was just two strokes behind them.
    Jenny Hess shot 72 and Courtney Blinzinger 76 to complete the Marksmen’s scoring.
    Tell City, 0-2, will play Floyd Central in a road match Monday at 4:30 p.m.

  • Indiana Realty Group grand re-opening

    The Perry County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Indiana Realty Group to celebrate their move to 337 Main Street in Tell City Aug. 9. 

  • Coin club sponsoring coin show Sept. 24

    TELL CITY – The River Cities Coin Club will host its fifth annual Fall Coin Show at the Perry County 4-H Fairgrounds in Tell City, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 24.
    Coin dealers expected are from Kentucky and Indiana. Dealers will be displaying U.S. and world coins and currency for sale and trade. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. Admission is free.

  • Cheerleading camp at WTE

    TELL CITY – The 2011 Marksmen cheerleading camp will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 17 at the William Tell Elementary, 1235 31st St., Tell City.
    Cost is $25 and includes a T-shirt and lunch. Children ages 6-13 are invited to participate. Registration packets can be picked up in the office at William Tell Elementary and Tell City Junior-Senior High School or by contacting Terria Mowery or any senior high cheerleader. For more information call Mowery at 719-4864.

  • Tell City High School Class of 1941

    The Tell City High School class of 1941 recently held their 70-year reunion. Seated left to right: Mary Ahlf Thrasher, Beatrice Miller Smith, Dorothy Scott Reed and C. M. (Mac) Kramer. Standing left to right: Frederick (Bud) Carter, Mary Ruth Heck, Alvada Marchal Laflin, Helen Karney Howe, Cyrina Holman Goffinet, Leona Bruggenschmidt, Walter Graves and Ada LaMar Hoover.

  • Reunions, Aug. 25

    TELL CITY – The descendants of James C. and Hannah (Newton-Enlow) Faulkenberg will be having a family reunion at Patoka Lake Shelterhouse No. 1, Sept. 18, 2011.
    Their children were Ida, James, Leora Enlow, Mack, Ella, Charles Edward, Minnie and Essie Faulkenberg.
    Bring a covered dish and drinks. Lunch is at noon.

    FULDA – The annual Birchler reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011 at the St. Boniface Parish Center, Fulda. A pitch-in meal will be served at noon.

  • Oil Township Class of 1948

    The Oil Township Class of 1948 held its 63rd reunion at the Patio, Aug. 12. Those attending were left to right: Gloria Faulkenberg Goffinet, Charlie Weatherholt, Norma Murphy Foertsch, Goldie Cunningham Edwards, Clyde Smith, Christine Flannagan Hawkins, Donald King, Faye Goffinet King and Jim Underhill.

  • Oil Township Class of 1947

    The 1947 class of Oil Township High School also gathered for their annual reunion July 30 at Bill & Dave’s Smokin’ Pit in Tell City. Those attending were Theresa (Quinlin) Miles, Evelyn (Lemaire) Weiss, Albert Faulkner, Bob Gibson, Kenneth Lynch and Casper Etienne.

  • Oil Township Class of 1946

    The Oil Township High School Class of 1946 had its annual class reunion July 30 at Bill & Dave’s Smokin Pit restaurant. Attending from the class were Kathleen (King) Ransom, Mary Agnes (Faulkner) Goffinet, Ada (Hawkins) Richardson, Thelma (Frakes ) Gibson and Bill Ransom.