Today's News

  • Church News, Nov. 11

    Annual St. John’s fall social Sunday
    NEW BOSTON – St. John Chrysostom Catholic Church in New Boston in-vites the public to its annual fall social Sunday in the parish hall.
    Chili, burgers and homemade desserts will be serv-ed. Serving begins at 10:30 a.m. The day will also in-clude a country store, quilt raffle and pick-a-prize auction.
    A bingo party will begin at 12:30 and a euchre tournament will start at 5:30 p.m.
    The community is invited to bring the whole family to enjoy the day.

  • Births, Nov. 11

    Hank Paul Hagedorn
    Jonathan and Holly Hagedorn of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Hank Paul Hagedorn, Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010, at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches long.
    Mrs. Hagedorn is the former Holly Weigand. Hank has two older siblings, Jolene, 5, and Waylon, 3.
    Grandparents are Kenneth and Linda Weigand of Evanston and John and Betty Hagedorn of Tell City.

  • Community Events, Nov. 11

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

    Mu Gamma to meet today
    TELL CITY – Mu Gamma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 6 p.m. today at Carolyn Craddock’s home.
    The membership committee will be hostesses for ritual tea for some members.

  • K of C bazaar set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – The Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary will host an arts, crafts and vendor Christmas bazaar from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13 at the K of C, 11th and Tell streets.
    Items on display will include homemade baked goods, Christmas wreaths, Mia Bella gourmet candles, lighted wine bottles and glass blocks, Tastefully Simple items, Tupperware, Party Lite items, Lia Sophia jewelry, Tole painting, Avon products, yard stakes, Mary Kay products, Thirty One purses, Rada Cutlery, Loupies scarves and handmade and copper jewelry.

  • RSVP to recognize volunteers

    TROY – The Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Retired and Senior Volunteer Program will host its annual recognition event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19 at the Fulton Hill Community Center in Troy. The event is held to honor the Perry County RSVP volunteers who contribute many hours for the betterment of the community.
    The event will feature food and prizes. All RSVP volunteers and volunteer station representatives are invited to attend.

  • Mu Gamma Christmas auction set for Tuesday

    TELL CITY – Mu Gamma will hold a Christmas auction Tuesday, Nov. 16 at the Evangelical United Church of Christ Fellowship Hall, 802 10th St., Tell City.
    Door open at 6 p.m. and the auction begins at 6:30. Items will include holiday crafts and baked goods.
    Refreshments will be served. Those attending will also be able to taste and order Christmas Old English and holiday cheeseballs.

  • Electric Sun grand opening

    TELL CITY - The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon cutting for Electric Sun at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12 to celebrate their new business. An open house will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Ryan and Paige Werner are the owners of Electric Sun, located at 114 E. Indiana 66, in Tell City (near the movie theater). Electric Sun has tanning beds, a spray-tanning booth and tanning lotions and products. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and noon to 7 p.m. Sunday. Paige Werner serves as store manager.

  • McGrew – Schwartz

    Mike and Donna McGrew of Chrisney announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Megan Elizabeth McGrew, to Phillip John Schwartz of Troy, the son of Richard and Brenda Schwartz of Troy.
    The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and a 2010 graduate from the University of Southern Indiana with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. She is employed at Jasper Obstetrics and Gynecology in Jasper.

  • Weedman – Richardt

    Christina Marie Weedman and Anthony Dennis Richardt of Branchville announce their engagement and approaching marriage.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of Eugene and Delores Welp of Siberia.
    Mr. Richardt is the son of Ambrose “Bud” and Joyce Richardt of Tell City.
    The ceremony is planned for Jan. 1, 2011, at St. Meinrad Catholic Church in St. Meinrad. A reception will follow at the St. Meinrad Community Center.
    All friends and family are invited to attend.

  • Turner – Sabelhaus

    Rachel Turner and Jared Sabelhaus were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Saturday, July 10, 2010, at Christ United Methodist Church in Washington.
    The bride is the daughter of Bill and Carolyn Turner of Washington. Mr. Sabelhaus is the son of Steve Sabelhaus and Mary Jo Sabelhaus, both of Tell City.
    The bride was given away by her parents in the ceremony officiated by the Rev. Lennie Lawrence.