Today's News

  • Bids for new jail begin at $10 million

    Managing Editor

    TELL CITY – County commissioners heard offers Monday from eight companies hoping to build a new county jail. Their base bids ranged from $10,035,000 to $12,555,000.

  • Driver dies after accident UPDATE: Names released

    One driver was killed and two others transported to hospitals after a wreck that occurred just before 4:30 p.m. Thursday on Indiana 37 near its intersection with Indiana 237.

    Chief Sheriff's Deputy Daymion Marsh said at the scene one vehicle crossed the center line and struck another. A third vehicle was also involved.

  • Perry Central fall schedules

    Boys Varsity Football
    10    Southridge (Scrimmage)    H    7:00
    17    Corydon Central    T    7:00
    24    Forest Park    H    7:00
    31    Crawford County    H    7:00
      7    West Washington    T    7:00
    14    Tell City    H    7:00

  • Interest in swimming, track may increase thanks to Olympics

    Television ratings for the current Summer Olympic Games are up 9 percent over the last ones and are dwarfing those of other sports and non-sports programming.
    That means millions have been watching heavy doses of swimming and track, two sports normally seen in prime time on network TV only during the Olympics.
    Could the huge interest in these Olympic sports translate into increased interest and turnouts for area high school swimming and track teams?

  • 2012 Schweizer Fest Pageants

    PHOTOS: Trista Lutgring

  • Experienced hitters, setters could help TC repeat PAC title

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s volleyball team won a school-record 28 matches last year and its first conference title. With all but one starter returning, the Marksmen hope to do even better this year.
    Coach Dalonda Hayes said “probably our setting and our hitting” are the team’s main strengths, and the team has more depth than last year.
    “Last year if someone was having a bad game I didn’t really have anyone to put in for them. This year we have options,” said Hayes.

  • Long hits highlights of annual old-timers game

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Brad Wroe’s three-run homer was the highlight of Tuesday’s Schweizer Fest baseball old-timers game that featured more deep hits than usual.

  • Reunions

    TCHS 1997
    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Class of 1997 reunion for this year has been cancelled due to lack of participation.

  • Two Saint Meinrad alumni honored as ‘Distinguished’ alumni

    SAINT MEINRAD – At the annual Saint Meinrad Alumni Reunion, Bernie Niehaus of Vincennes and the Rev. Donald Wolf of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City were honored July 24 as winners of the Distinguished Alumnus Award.
    The reunion was held on the Saint Meinrad campus July 23-25.

  • Church News, Aug. 9

    Special guests at Agape Sunday
    CANNELTON – Agape Community Church, 101 Taylor Street in Cannelton, will host Tim and Kim Chenault Sunday.
    The couple will minister the 10 a.m. worship service.Everyone is welcome to attend.