Today's News

  • Forest Park shuts out Tell City

    LINCOLN CITY—Forest Park controlled the ball the majority of the time and beat Tell City 4-0 in the boys soccer sectional semifinals Saturday.

  • Birth announcements, Oct. 14

    Zane Joseph Lutgring
    Ryan and Dana Lutgring announce the birth of their son, Zane Joseph, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010 at the Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Newburgh. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 191⁄2 inches long.
    Mrs. Lutgring is the former Dana Brockman.
    Grandparents are Thomas and Terri Brockman of Evanston and Eric and Kim Lutgring of Tell City.

  • Football sectional pairings set

    INDIANAPOLIS—Tell City and Perry Central will face rematches in their first-round sectional football games, with Tell City’s being a really recent rematch.

  • Perry Central teams sweep sectional titles

    JASPER—Perry Central placed six boys in the top 15 to win its fifth consecutive boys cross country sectional Tuesday.

  • Church News, Oct. 14

    St. Isidore shooting match Sunday
    BRISTOW – The St. Isidore Catholic Church shooting match is scheduled for Sunday, Sunday at the church in Bristow.
    A ham and turkey shoot will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and the closed match of beef and pork will be at 2:30 p.m. First choice for the closed match is half a beef.
    Lunch will be served beginning at 10:30 a.m. Food items will include homemade chili, hamburgers, homemade pie, coffee, soft drinks and bottled water.

  • Deer Creek to host movie, hayride event

    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City invites the community to watch the Veggie Tales newest movie, “It’s a Meaningful Life.” Those attending are also invited to join in a hayride.
    The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23 at the church. The movie will begin at 10, followed by lunch at 11 and the the hayride at 11:30.
    The hayrides will continue through the morning until everyone has had a chance to ride. Parent pick-up is at 12:30 p.m.

  • 150 years of prayers at Holy Cross 

    By VINCE LUECKE, Editor

    ST. CROIX – Parishioners of Holy Cross Church marked 150 years of faith Sunday by doing what they and their church’s forebears have been doing for a century and a half: praying to God and giving thanks for life’s blessings.

  • Cannelton celebration

    Lou Stein, who runs a shop called Cane and Able in New Albany, demonstrates his caning craft, which he called “one of my money-losing hobbies,” during the Cannelton Heritage Festival Saturday.

  • Fourth annual Trunks of Treats Oct. 31

    TELL CITY – The fourth annual Trunks of Treats will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31 at the First United Methodist Church in Tell City.

    This event provides a safe alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating. All activity will be held in the east parking lot behind the church at Tenth and Mozart streets. Free hotdogs and drinks will be available to everyone.

    The church extends an invitation to the community to take their children for this evening of fun and fellowship.

  • Marching Commodores prepare for regional meet

    By KEVIN KOELLING, Managing Editor

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central marching Commodores “had a good week of practices and three good performances” that culminated in a third-place finish Saturday at the South Spencer Invitational, according to Director Rob Cason.
    The band performed for elementary students Friday, then at a football game that evening before the weekend contest.