Today's News

  • Education Pays taking applications for fall loan awards

    TELL CITY – The Board of Directors of Education Pays student loan fund of Tell City-Perry County, is accepting applications for interest-free loans to be awarded to students pursuing a post-high school education for the fall 2015 semester.  
    Applications are available at the offices of the guidance counselors at Cannelton, Perry Central and Tell City high schools and at Fifth Third Bank. The deadline for submitting applications is June 1.  

  • Busy weekend on TCHS stage
  • Social News

    MU GAMMA CHAPTER OF BETA SIGMA PHI will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12 (today), at Evangelical United Church of Christ’s Fellowship Hall. Hostesses will be Joanie Little, Shirley Quick, Kim Zellers and Judy Roberts.

  • Tell City whips Rangers 102-0

    LINCOLN CITY—The term domination is overused in sports, but it certainly applies to Tell City’s 102-0 junior high wrestling victory over Forest Park Monday.
    The Marksmen won all 17 weight classes by pins - all of them in the first period - as they scored the maximum amount of points possible.
    They also beat Heritage Hills 51-39 earlier in the evening in the three-team, round-robin competition.
    Both wins were over fellow PAC teams, and the conference tourney is coming up Saturday.

  • Rowe makes All-PAC boys basketball team

    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Tell City guard Hunter Rowe was named to the All-PAC boys basketball team in voting by conference coaches Tuesday.
    Rowe, a 5-foot-10 junior, is the first Tell City player to make the team in three years.
    He led the Marksmen in scoring at 12.9 points per game.
    Tell City Coach Greg Arnold noted that he accomplished that despite opposing defenses’ regularly keying on containing him.

  • Parker only unanimous all-county pick

    The only thing all the voters for this year’s All-Perry County girls basketball team agreed on was that Brittany Parker should be on the team.
    And nearly all of them agreed that the Perry Central guard should be the Most Valuable Player on the team.

  • Parker chosen for top 60 senior girls workout

    Sports Editor

    INDIANAPOLIS—Perry Central guard Brittany Parker has been named to Hoosier Basketball Magazine’s list of the Top 60 Indiana senior girls basketball players.
    All the girls on the list have been invited to workouts at Marian University Sunday.
    Players from the northern and southern parts of the state will participate in the first session noon to 2 p.m. Perry County time. Players from the central part of the state will be in the second session 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

  • Daughters bestow honors, recognize commitment


    Feature Writer


  • Records


    • Samantha A. Powers, 36, of 1019 14th St., Tell City, March 6, on a body attachment.
    She was taken to Perry County Detention Center but was released later the same day after posting $205 bail.
    • Thomas W. Kleiser, 59, of 828 18th St., Tell City, March 7, on a preliminary charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
    He was taken to Perry County Detention Center but was released March 8 after posting $605 bail.

  • Daughters host ‘General Lee,’ welcome new members to chapter