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Today's News

  • Tell City shuts out Rangers in opener

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    BRETZVILLE—Morgan Schuetter pitched a two-hitter and Tell City scored five runs in the first inning to beat Forest Park 5-0 in a Class 2A softball sectional first-round game Monday.
    This was Tell City’s first victory in a sectional game since defeating North Posey in the semifinals five years ago.
    The game was basically decided in the first inning.
    Hayley Fackler led off the bottom of that inning with a single to right-center field for Tell City.

  • Perry Central Art Show finalists
  • Memorial Day needs to mean something to all of us

    KARL HERZOG

    GUEST COLUMNIST

     

    The soldiers of the war need no explanation; they can join in commemorating a soldier’s death with feelings of kind, whether they fell toward them or beside them.

    But Memorial Day needs to mean something to all of us. The 4th of July, I believe, we rejoice more as a whole because of our moral and civil independence.

    I remember a time as a scoutmaster, one boy did not believe Memorial Day was set a side to remember the one’s who gave of themselves. A deep shame indeed.

  • The Wright way of education

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

    United in life and joined by their love for teaching, if there is a model that embodies what it means to be a Perry Central Commodore, it would likely come in the form of the husband-and-wife teaching duo of Jackie and Nancy Wright.

    But soon, that torch of unwaivering classroom dedication will be passed on to the next generation of educators. Teachers with a combined 61 years at the school, both Mr. and Mrs. Wright plan to retire at the end of the school year.

  • Diplomas ready for 81 PC seniors

    By VINCE LUECKE

    Editor

     

    LEOPOLD – The strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” will echo inside the Perry Central High School gymnasium Sunday as members of the Class of 2016 receive their diplomas.

  • TC grads await Friday ceremony

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    TELL CITY – A night of joyful tears, laughs and reminiscing will mingle as students look to the future during Tell City High School’s graduation. Diplomas will be awarded at ceremonies beginning at 7 p.m. Friday in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena.

    Graduates, family and friends attending this years’ Tell City High School commencement will listen to words of encouragement and advice from their top-two academic grads: Valedictorian Kevin Yeung and Salutatorian Gant Miller. 

  • Cannelton students mark high-school graduation milestone
  • Church News; May 26

    Knits and Knots meeting June 2

     

    TELL CITY – Would you like to knit or crochet hats and scarves for homeless shelters, veteran hospitals and Head Start children?

    Take your needles or crochet hooks and they’ll supply the yarn.

    The next meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 2, at Tell City First United Methodist Church.

     

    Cancer support meeting Tuesday

     

  • Averie Lain Harris

    Whitney and Ryan Harris of Evansville announce the birth of their daughter, Averie Lain Harris.

    She was born Aug. 27, 2015, at 5:09 p.m. at St. Mary’s in Evansville. She weighed 7 pounds and 3 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.

    She was welcomed home by her big sister, Addison, 9.

    Maternal grandparents are Tracy and James Braun of Evansville. Paternal grandparents are Lisa and Jerry Harris of Cannelton. Great-grandparents are Janice and Kenneth Braun and Doris and the late Jack McKim.

    The mother is the former Whitney Braun.

  • St. Paul’s senior class