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Today's News

  • New coach makes good first impression

    We can’t know for sure how successful a new high school basketball coach will be until we’ve seen his team in action for several games and seen how he relates to his players and deals with parents, referees and the many ancillary responsibilities that few realize the job entails.

  • Noble new Tell City coach

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Troy Noble, who has been part of winning coaching staffs at four high schools and has also coached at several small colleges, was hired as Tell City’s boys basketball coach Thursday.

  • Community News, May 26

    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.

  • Kid’s fishing derby at Patoka

    BIRDSEYE – Grab your friends, family, fishing pole, tackle and bait, and head over to Patoka Lake from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 4 for the annual Kid’s Fishing Derby.
    Participants will meet at the Modern Campground Center Shelterhouse to begin registration and then take a short stroll down to the fishing pond. This event is for children 12 years of age and under and who are accompanied by an adult.

  • Cars for a Cure show June 4

    ROCKPORT – Honey Creek Farms off Highway 231 near the AEP Power Plant in Rockport will host a Cars for a Cure car show Saturday, June 4, in conjunction with the Relay for Life of Spencer County.
    Registration for the show will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Cost is $15 for pre-registration and $20 the day of the show. Judging will start at noon and awards will be presented at 3 p.m. Awards will include people’s choice best of show, top 25 people’s choice and dash plaques to the first 50 registered cars.

  • Celebrate World Blood Donor Day by giving blood in June

    PERRY COUNTY – June 14 is World Blood Donor Day – a day set aside to celebrate those who donate blood to help save lives without expecting anything in return. It is also a day to raise awareness about how a safe and stable supply of blood products is vital for hospitals and patients.

  • JCPenny Catalog store grand opening

    JC Penny Catalog Store held a grand opening May 16 at its new location in the Dauby Hardware store, located at 1522 10th St., in Tell City. The owner is Debbie Ramsey. Pictured at the ribbon cutting were, from left, Lois Humphrey, Gloria Shephard, Randy Fischer, Glenda Gogel, Tony Hollinden, Jean Zellers, Linda Zellers, Debbie Ramsey, Paul Ramsey, Gretchen Lain, Jenny Richter, Tina Ziegelgruber, Eric Kehl, Virginia Ramsey, Ewell Stanley and Martha Dixon.
     

  • Reunions

    Elder School
    LEOPOLD – The Elder School Reunion will be held at 1 p.m. June 5 at the Leopold Park. Everyone who ever attended the school is welcome to the reunion.
    Those attending are asked to take old pictures they might have as well as a covered dish, a lawn chair and memories to share.
    For more information, contact Linda Toothman Satterfield at (812) 633-2305 or at (812) 572-2402.

  • PC’s Up in One, Down in None students

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School recently named their Up in One, Down in None students. The Captains Club rewarded students who raised at least one grade without letting any others fall, as well as any straight A students, with a pizza party.

     

     

  • Learning about the wonders under the sea

    During the month of March the children at the Lincoln Hills Development Corp. South Perry County Classroom 3 Head Start Center enjoyed activities that centered around the theme of “under the sea.” Students also learned about classifying sea animals. Draven Raley poses with an under-the-sea art project he created. For further information about Lincoln Hills Development Corp. South Perry County Head Start, contact Kelly Vogt at 547-9457.