.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Today's News

  • Marksmen beat North

    TELL CITY—Trent Gunn hit two triples and drove in four runs as Tell City beat Evansville North 8-6 in baseball Wednesday.
    North outhit Tell City 7-5. But the Marksmen put their hits together better and also took advantage of five walks as they had two three-run innings. The second one came in the sixth inning after they fell behind 6-5 in the top of the inning.
    Brian Arnold drew two walks to go with a single and scored three runs for Tell City. Dayne Seibert drove in two runs.

  • Marksmen shut out Perry Central

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Josalyn Ress pitched a three-hitter and Tell City had 10 hits to beat Perry Central 10-0 in girls softball Wednesday.

  • Cash – Colston

    Calvin and Betty Cash of Tell City, parents of Amity Renee Cash, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter to Joseph Dale Colston of Evansville, son of Alex and Theresa Colston of Evansville.

    The bride-elect is a 1998 graduate of Tell City High School and a 2001 graduate of Vincennes University with an associate’s degree in funeral service.
    She is the funeral director and director of operations at Browning Funeral Home in Evansville.

  • Planting with a Master

    Master Gardner Lynn Rice instructed Cannelton city schools Healthy Minds-Healthy After School Program.

    Rice was assisted by personnel from the Purdue Extension Agency. They planted bib and butter lettuce, radishes, onion sets and broccoli. Students were instructed on soil preparation, proper watering and planting procedures, growing times and climate zones. Healthy Minds-Healthy Bodies is sponsored by the Perry County Substance Abuse Committee through a grant.
     

  • Junior Achievement of Perry County wins economic-education grant

    PERRY COUNTY – Junior Achievement of Perry County announced that it has received a grant to empower area high-school students to acquire skills that will enable them to determine their future economic success, thanks to a sponsorship of MetLife Foundation.
    Junior Achievement of Perry County is one of only 16 JA operations worldwide to receive this year’s MetLife Foundation grant to support the implementation of JA Exploring Economics.

  • Community Events, April 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.

  • COLUMN: Sheriff offers department update

    By LEE CHESTNUT, Guest Columnist

    I wanted to take this time to let you know how things are going within the sheriff’s department. A transition period is always the busiest and several changes are being made and the staff is working extremely hard.

    I would like to provide you with an update of how things are going with the jail. There have been a few changes made to provide for better security and safety for the public, the jail staff and the inmates.

  • COLUMN: Advice for grandparents

    By DICK HEDRICK, By the Side of the Road

    Here’s the deal, grandparents. Your grandchildren are planning to spend a weekend with you.  This normally happens when their parents have been invited to do something with other grownups and having little kids around would be a liability.  

  • Boy Scouts visit post office, Tell City Pretzel


     

  • Sportsman to hold craft show May 21

    FULDA – The Fulda Sportsman Club will host its second annual craft show at the club Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.
    New events this year will be a car show and cornhole tournament. Registration for the car show will be from 7 a.m. until noon with prizes to be awarded in various classes. Other entertainment will be a Kiddie Tractor pull beginning at 11 a.m.
    Breakfast, barbecued chicken and pork-chop dinners, burgers and drinks will be available throughout the day.