Today's News

  • AmeriCorps team to serve Hoosier National Forest
  • On a Wartime Wing and a Prayer

    By Vince Luecke



  • Thursday’s events postponed

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s junior high wrestling match with Heritage Hills and Tell City’s junior high swim meet with Heritage Hills and South Spencer, both scheduled Thursday, were postponed due to snow.
    The wrestling match has been rescheduled for today at Heritage Hills, after Heritage Hills wrestles Forest Park at 4:30 p.m.

    The swim meet has been rescheduled for Monday, March 16.

  • Becky Genet wins Marian Archer Award

    Sports Editor

    PLAINFIELD—Long-time Perry Central coach Rebecca Genet was awarded the Marian Archer Service Award by the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association at its spring conference March 1.
    The Marian Archer Award was established by the Archer Family in 1979 to honor Marian Archer for outstanding work in promoting girls athletics. One award is given statewide each year.

  • Trojans conquer Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    OAKLAND CITY—Pressure defense and strong rebounding helped Wood Memorial jump to a 30-2 lead and beat Cannelton 60-21 in Class A basketball sectional semifinals Friday.
    Wood Memorial center Conner Sevier, a college prospect listed at 6-foot-5, always hits a high percentage from the field against Cannelton - he was 8 for 9 in their regular-season game and 6 for 7 with a team-high 13 points in this game.
    Surprisingly, though, he did not grab a single rebound in their regular-season game.

  • Council may restrict RV and trailer parking

    By Vince Luecke

  • Community Events

    Perry County Professionals to meet Tuesday

    TELL CITY – Perry County Professionals will meet at noon Tuesday, March 10, at the Post in Tell City.
    Anyone interested is encouraged to attend for lunch, networking and brainstorming about the group’s future direction.

    Horseman’s club to host euchre games March 21

  • WTE to hold kindergarten round-up Thursday

    TELL CITY – Kindergarten enrollment for the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 12, for children entering school for the first time. Attendees should enter through the main door and follow signs.  
    To enter kindergarten for the 2015-16 school year, a child must be at least 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.  A child does not have to enroll in kindergarten at age 5. If parents believe the child is not ready, the child may enter kindergarten at age 6.

  • BBBS fun run rescheduled for Saturday, March 28 due to weather

    TELL CITY – Mother Nature rained, or snowed, on our parade.
     The second annual Big Brothers Big Sisters 5k walk and run and kids’ dash, sponsored by EverBody’s Fun and Fitness, has been rescheduled for 8:30 a.m. March 28.
    The race theme this year will be March Madness. All participants are encouraged to dress in their favorite NCAA sport team’s attire.
    Registration is $25. Kids’ dash registration will cost $5. Same-day registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

  • USI releases fall 2014 semester dean’s list