Today's News

  • School-board performance
  • Goldsberry named SIP Manager of Member Services

    TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Power has announced that Rachael Goldsberry has been named the Manager of Member Services at the cooperative.

    Goldsberry assumed her duties Jan. 17. Her responsibilities include all matters relating to marketing, advertising, sales, key accounts and member services.

  • Perry County 4-H to host mulch fundraiser

    PERRY COUNTY – Perry County’s 4-H organization is planning a mulch fundraiser. A team of 4-H volunteers and junior leaders, with at least one supervising adult, will spread the mulch.

  • Dzimianski named to leadership group

    EVANSVILLE – Eighteen individuals have been selected to participate in the University of Southern Indiana’s 2017 Connect with Southern Indiana program. Now in its 11th year, Connect with Southern Indiana is focused on promoting active citizenship for individuals across a nine-county region in southwest Indiana.

    The group will meet Jan. 27 in Spencer County and March 17 in Perry County.

  • News in Brief; Feb. 23

    Mowing season approaches at Troy Cemetery


    TROY – The town of Troy would like to remind everyone that mowing season is approaching and requests that all flowers not in vases or saddles should be removed from monuments or the ground surrounding monuments. This includes items on monuments not permanently attached, such as figures.

    Items should be removed by April 1, After this date, items will be removed by cemetery personnel.

  • Local author releases new book

    JASPER – As a Jasper optometrist and Perry County native, Dr. Gregory K. Gordon helps people “see” more clearly day after day.

    As a motivational speaker and author of four books, with several more surprise titles on the way soon, Gordon helps people “see” with an even greater vision.

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of Gordon’s first book, “Fool Circle,” which was published in 1997 by Cornerstone Publishing in Virginia Beach, Va.

  • Rural Emporium
  • Tell City Tractor Supply hosting FFA fundraiser

    PERRY COUNTY – The Tell City Tractor Supply Co. store will collect donations during National FFA Week to support grants for FFA chapters in Indiana.

    During National FFA Week, Feb. 17-26, Tractor Supply shoppers can donate $1 or more at checkout. Donations will fund the Grants for Growing Program, which supports FFA chapters in the state that are making a difference in their communities with unique and sustainable agricultural projects.

    The program is coordinated through a partnership with the National FFA Foundation and Tractor Supply.

  • Rome Courthouse future discussed
  • Too many drivers ignoring Main and Humboldt stop sign




    TELL CITY – Mayor Jim Adams seldom loses his cool at meetings but the topic of how to get drivers to obey the stop sign at Main and Humboldt streets gets him animated quickly.