Today's News

  • Braves’ big blows bop Bulldogs

    CANNELTON—Shelby Beard hit a three-run triple in a seven-run second inning that propelled Tecumseh past Cannelton 13-2 in baseball Saturday.
    The Beards combined for the majority of Tecumseh’s five extra-base hits, as Shelby Beard also hit a double and Aaron Beard hit a three-run homer.
    Freshman Ethan Melton pitched the first two innings for Cannelton to take the loss, though all seven runs he allowed were unearned. He gave up two hits and five walks and struck out one.

  • Cougars, Pioneers top Perry Central

    RAMSEY—A five-run third inning propelled North Harrison past Perry Central 10-3 in baseball Saturday.
    “We gave up one big inning, but other than that we did a good job competing,” said Perry Central Coach Phil Zellers.
    Freshman Luke Bishop went 2 for 4 with a double to lead Perry Central’s six-hit attack. He drove in one run.
    Bryce Ridener pitched a complete game for Perry Central. He gave up 14 hits but walked none and struck out one.

  • Hayes selects Memphis

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City senior Kassidie Hayes has decided to follow her sister, McKenzie, to the University of Memphis.
    Kassidie signed a letter of intent Tuesday to become a thrower for the NCAA Division I school’s women’s track and field team.
    McKenzie is a sophomore volleyball player for the Tigers and Kassidie said her familiarity with the school from watching her play was the main reason she chose the Tigers over Murray State and Indiana State.

  • Tell City edges Titans, Huskies

    TELL CITY—Tell City rallied for four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat Gibson Southern 6-5 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    Gibson Southern scored two runs in the top of the seventh to increase its lead to 5-2. And Tell City’s first batter in the bottom of the seventh popped up to the pitcher.
    But then Travis Burchett singled, Nick Smith reached base on an error by the shortstop, and Tanner Straneva walked to load the bases.
    Spenser Beard cleared them with a triple over the right fielder’s head to tie the game.

  • Tell City blanks Cannelton twice

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Morgan Schuetter, Jennifer Trujillo and Chelsey Billings combined to pitch 10 shutout innings as Tell City beat Cannelton 13-0 and 10-0 in a softball doubleheader Tuesday.
    Schuetter pitched the first three innings of the first game, giving up two hits and no walks and striking out six.
    Trujillo pitched the last two innings of that game, giving up one hit and no walks and striking out one.

  • Perry Central, Tell City girls tie for 4th

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City and Perry Central each won one event as they tied for fourth place in Tell City’s nine-team girls track invitational Saturday.
    They each scored 74 points. Heritage Hills won with 126.
    Tell City’s Kassidie Hayes won the shot put with a 36-foot-3 1/2 throw.
    Perry Central’s Payton Emmons won the 100-meter high hurdles in 17.18 seconds and teammate Amber Lindauer placed second in 17.35.
    Lindauer also took second in the 300 low hurdles in 49.89.

  • Tell City boys win own invitational

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Elliott Brown won two individual dashes and two relays to lead Tell City to victory in its own boys track invitational Saturday.
    Tell City scored 124 points, 28 more than runner-up Forest Park. Perry Central placed third in the nine-team meet with 86 points.
    Brown won the 100-meter dash in 11.43 seconds, edging South Spencer’s Isiah Stokes by three-hundredths of a second.

  • Youth Sunday April 26 at Tell City United Methodist

    TELL CITY – Tell City First United Methodist Church will host Youth Sunday at 9 a.m. April 26, followed by Sunday school at 10:15. Come check out what the youth have planned for worship at the church.

  • Will Read and Sing for Food raises funds for Belize mission
  • Community Events; April 20

    Library open house today


    TELL CITY – In celebration of National Library Week, the Perry County Public Library invites the community to visit the Tell City library branch during an open house April 16. 

    Cookies and punch will be available to guests and Friends of the Library members will also host tours of the library.

    The event is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at Tell City.


    Leopold yard sales this weekend