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Today's News

  • Perry Central edges Rebels in overtime

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Elizabeth Dauby scored a career-high 17 points and Perry Central hit 10 free throws in overtime to nip South Spencer 53-51 for third place in the PSC girls basketball holiday tourney Saturday.
    The Commodores scored all their overtime points at the free-throw line, with Claire Davis hitting four and Dauby three.
    Dauby hit 1 of 2 free throws with 0:10 left to give them a safe 53-49 lead.

  • Tell City girls take 2nd in PSC tourney

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Katie Goffinet hit 11 of 12 free throws as Tell City defeated South Spencer 40-28 in the first round of the PSC girls holiday basketball tourney Saturday.
    The Marksmen hit only 9 of 26 from the field for 34.6 percent but hit 21 of 27 free throws for 77.8 percent.
    South Spencer’s defensive strategy was to limit Tell City center Kammie Jo Hayes’ touches and she was held to five field-goal attempts and nine points.
    But Goffinet stepped up to lead the Marksmen with 18 points.

  • Roland’s Jewelry donates to local food pantries
  • Donna Fenn Literacy Fund donation
  • Knits and Knots resuming Jan. 4

    TELL CITY – Knits and Knots, a group that donates knitted and crocheted hats and scarves, will resume their work next month. The group will meet Thursday, Jan. 4, at 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Tell City.

    The group will welcome anyone who knits or crochets and would like to take part. Those attending should bring their yarning needles but the group will provide the yarn.

  • Jane Evelyn Toothman

    Erin and Zach Toothman of Plainfield welcome the addition of their first child, a daughter, Jane Evelyn Toothman. She was born at 1:16 a.m. Nov. 4, 2017, at Indiana University Health North Hospital in Carmel.

    Jane weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Mark and Mary Jo Vickery of Plainfield. Paternal grandparents are Beth Foutz of Owensboro, Ky., and Jim Toothman of Tell City.

  • An elf at work
  • Songs of the season
  • TCHS earns early-college endorsement

    By VINCE LUECKE

    Editor

     

    TELL CITY – Tell City High School’s success at offering students a chance to earn college credits while still in high school has earned it an important statewide endorsement.

    The Center of Excellence in Leadership Learning at the University of Indianapolis recently endorsed the program at Tell City Junior-Senior High School, making it the newest member of a small network of Early College schools in the state. 

  • City marks successes as year closes

    By DON STEEN

    Staff Writer

     

    TELL CITY – The winter season is slowing down some activities, but unusual weather can still lead to unexpected work for town employees. The Tell City Board of Public Works and Water Board saw this among the regular business Monday, Dec. 18.