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    • Tell City Class of 1953 will hold a luncheon and informal reunion at noon Wednesday, Aug. 6 at the Patio Steakhouse.

    • Tell City Class of 1952 will hold a reunion luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Hoosier Heights Country Club in Tell City. No reservations are necessary.

  • Horse Show honors veterans

    The Southern Indiana Horseman’s Club hosted a Fun Horse Show June 28. The club honored several local veterans during a presentation of the American flag and the flags of the Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force.

    Pictured are the Southern Indiana Draft Horse and Mule Association was in attendance with a team of mules pulling a covered wagon, owned and driven by Jim Stevens. Nine veterans rode in the wagon, including Jim Stevens, Bob Pfeifer, Marshall “Doc” Terry, Mike Hess, Dave Michel, Jon Michel, Leroy Nugent, Gary Daunhaur and Chris Linne.

  • Schraner-Tate

    Sue Schraner and Michael Tate were joined in marriage during a private afternoon ceremony July 12, 2014, at Mulzer Park in Derby.

    The bride is the daughter of James and Debra Armstrong of St. Croix and former in-laws Robert and Patricia Schraner of Derby. She has a daughter, Ashton Schraner, still at home. The groom is the son of Vicky Preflatish of Tell City and the late James Tate Sr.

    The bride was given in marriage by her daughter in a double-ring ceremony officiated by the Rev. Allen Armstrong, brother of the bride.

  • Troesch – Brown

    Kendall Troesch of St. Meinrad and Levi Brown of Ferdinand were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Nov. 9, 2013, at St. Meinrad Catholic Church.

    The bride is the daughter of Kathy and Steve Troesch of St. Meinrad.

    The groom is the son of Judi and Doug Brown of Ferdinand.

    The bride was given away by her father in the double-ring ceremony officiated by Father Anthony Vinson OSB and Deacon Timothy Wyciskalla.

  • Legion seeks new members

    TELL CITY – Tell City American Legion Post 213 is looking for new members who have served honorably in the armed forces, National Guard or the Reserves. Meetings are held at 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of the month. For more information, call Kevin Brinksneader at (812) 547-4118 or the post at (812) 547-8201.

  • Bicentennial old-time fashion show planned

    TELL CITY – To celebrate Perry County’s bicentennial, an old-time fashion show will be presented  Saturday, Nov. 1, with the help of the Lafayette Spring Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Eli Huston Murray Chapter, Daughters of the Union.

    All eras of clothing from Perry County history are welcomed. Participants must register and provide a description of the outfit to be worn.

    Call Lena Joyal at 619-0708 or Molly Hall at 547-3746 for more information or to register.

  • Goodson-Gerleve

    Steven Goodson of Lubbock, Texas, and Kelly Gerleve of Maple Grove, Minn., announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Marty and Debbie Gerleve of Maple Grove, Minn.

    The future groom is the son of Steve and Kathy Goodson of Tell City.

    Miss Gerleve is a 2004 Maple Grove High School graduate and a 2008 University of Minnesota graduate.

    She is the head cheerleading coach at Bloomington-Jefferson High School in Minneapolis.

  • Wetzel – Dauby

    Kassi Dawn Wetzel and Grant Michael Dauby, both of Tell City, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Charles Wetzel and Joyce Wetzel, both of Tell City. The future groom is the son of Mike and Cindy Dauby of Tell City.

    Miss Wetzel earned a bachelor’s degree in communications and marketing from the University of Evansville and is employed as an account representative at Abbey Press in St. Meinrad.

  • Indiana Cotton Mill provided livelihoods, stability for Cannelton, Perry County

    From the beginning of its existence, the Indiana Cotton Mill held a position in the community that provided both income and stability for our Perry County ancestors. It contributed work and housing to entire families for generations. The mill also, in some cases, rendered ways for mothers like Mary Frances “Fanny” Fishback and Mary “Molly” Yager another means of being able to keep their families together once their spouses were no longer there to provide support for the family.

  • Friday reunion to mark pool’s 50 years

    A reunion is planned for 6:10 p.m. Friday for all past workers and supporters to mark the 50th anniversary of the opening of John F. Kennedy Pool.

    The event will be held in Musik Hall in City Hall Park. The public is encouraged to take photos or other memorabilia. For more information, call Tony Hollinden at 547-3441.