Today's News

  • Births, May 26

    Case Ryker Dilger
    Alex and Jaime Dilger announce the birth of their son, Case Ryker Dilger, Thursday, March 17, 2011, at The Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Dilger is the former Jaime Rickenbaugh.
    Grandparents are Dewey and Melanie Rickenbaugh of Bristow and Leon and Doris Dilger of Mariah Hill. Great-grandparents are Opal Rickenbaugh and Kenny Elverd.

  • Freeman 6th in national tourney

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Nathan Freeman finished sixth to lead Tell City to 85th among 111 teams in the National Archery in the Schools Program tourney May 13-14.

  • Senators sweep doubleheader from Cannelton

    CAMPBELLSBURG—Errors hurt Cannelton in a doubleheader baseball loss to West Washington Saturday.
    The Bulldogs committed five errors as they lost the first game 11-1. “We couldn’t get out of an inning,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett.
    West Washington outhit Cannelton 7-3, with all three Bulldog hits being singles.
    Larry Holman pitched the first four innings for Cannelton to take the loss. He gave up six runs—four earned—on five hits and three walks and struck out three.

  • Marksmen fall to Vincennes Lincoln

    VINCENNES—Brandon Goodwin pitched a five-hitter as Vincennes Lincoln defeated Tell City 11-5 in baseball Saturday.
    Goodwin struck out six and did not allow an earned run.
    Tell City led 2-1 going into the bottom of the third inning, but the Alices scored four runs that inning and five the next to take control.
    Jordan Heck pitched into the fourth inning for Tell City and took the loss.

  • Tecumseh shuts out Bulldogs

    LYNNVILLE—Cannelton had better success hitting against Tiffany Summers this time but still lost to Tecumseh 11-0 in the first round of the Class A girls softball sectional Tuesday.

  • Tell City wins county tourney

    TELL CITY—Logan Bolin shot a 3-over-par 35 for medalist honors as Tell City won the first Perry County boys golf tourney Tuesday.

  • Mater Dei eliminates PC

    Sports Editor

    BRETZVILLE—Mater Dei pounded out 16 hits to beat Perry Central 9-1 in the first round of the Class 2A girls softball sectional Tuesday.

  • Flannagan 300 hurdles champ in girls regional

    EVANSVILLE—Tell City freshman Logan Flannagan won the 300-meter low hurdles in the girls track regional Tuesday.

  • Fiesta Grande ribbon-cutting scheduled for Friday

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon-cutting for Fiesta Grande at 11 a.m. Friday to celebrate completion of a new outdoor dining area.

    Fiesta Grande is located at 27 Indiana 66 in Tell City and is open for lunch through dinner daily.

    It also operates the Borderline Cantina that adjoins the restaurant.

    The public is invited to attend and celebrate with Fiesta Grande. For more information, call the restaurant at 547-7110 or the Perry County Chamber of Commerce at 547-2385.

  • Two hurt when motorcycle hits deer

    PERRY COUNTY – An Indianapolis man and his passenger were injured at approximately 9:35 p.m. Sunday when the motorcycle they were riding hit a deer.

    State police reported Craig E. Marvel, 46, Indianapolis was traveling east on Parks Road near Magnet Valley Road on his 2005 Harley Davidson motorcycle when a deer entered the roadway. Marvel did not have time to react and hit the deer.