Today's News

  • Craddock-Brown

    Shelby Craddock and Cody Brown, of Nashville, Tenn., announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. The ceremony is planned for 2 p.m. Nov. 25, 2017, at Rolling Hills Country Club in Newburgh.

    Formal invitations will be sent.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Micki Craddock and Darryl Craddock of Evansville. She is a graduate of the University of Southern Indiana and is currently employed by Dell.

    The groom-to-be is the son of Tracy Brown of Troy and Jackie and Neil Deom of Fulda. He is a graduate of Ivy Tech and works for AT&T.

  • Wisman-Ramsey

    Nathan Ramsey and Kelsey Wisman announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The ceremony is set for 6 p.m. Nov. 10, 2017, at Noah’s Event Venue in Louisville, Ky. A reception will follow.

    Formal invitations have been issued.

    Nathan is the son of Chris and Karen Ramsey and the grandson of Guy Neil and LaVerne Ramsey and Emma Jean Paulin, all of Tell City, and the late Charles L. Paulin. He earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Kentucky and is currently employed by Heritage Engineering in Jeffersonville.

  • Community Events

    PCMH Aux. Board to meet Friday


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Board will have its monthly meeting on Friday, Nov. 3. It will be at 8:30 a.m. in the conference room at the hospital.


    Winter straw for animals available


    TELL CITY – Free straw for dog houses will be given away by the Humane Society of Perry County Saturday, Nov. 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Orscheln’s’ Farm Store. Fore more information, call (812) 836-4842.

  • Cannelton Fall Masquerade
  • Manufacturing Night: Building the future at home


    Staff Writer


    TELL CITY – Students from across Perry County schools came together Wednesday, Oct. 25 at the Ivy Tech Tell City Career and Technology Center for this year’s Manufacturing Night. The building was full to capacity as visitors of all ages streamed in to observe demonstrations by the students and enjoy free food. The evening was the culmination of a great deal of work on the part of students involved in high school technology programs and the Perry County College Success Coalition.

  • Witches Walk 2017
  • Apex hired to broker county’s insurance


    Staff Writer


    TELL CITY – The move to action was quick, and after three decades, Perry County will likely have a new health insurance broker. The county commissioners voted during a special session Friday morning to seek services from Indianapolis-based Apex Benefits Group.

    The company, the commissioners touted, came highly recommended from several other communities that have done business with Apex, including the state Association of Indiana Counties.

  • Roberson wants to fill District 74 vacancy




    LEOPOLD – Mary Roberson, who has led Perry Central Community School since 2003, has thrown her hat into the political ring, filing to fill the vacancy created by the resignation earlier this month of District 74 State Rep. Lloyd Arnold.

    Arnold, a Crawford County Republican who had served the district since late 2012, stepped down from office after being asked to serve as director of law enforcement for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. He began his new duties Oct. 23.

  • Marksmen place 8th in state meet

    TERRE HAUTE—Tell City placed two runners in the top 30 of the 208-runner field as it placed eighth in the 24-team boys cross country state meet Saturday.

  • McCabe family 13th in marathon

    BALTIMORE—Barbara Ludwig McCabe was a sprinter for Tell City’s track team, but now she and her family are excelling in distance running.