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Today's News

  • Lilly Dale revival Aug. 3

    PERRY COUNTY – The Lilly Dale Church of Christ will be holding a Revival meeting beginning Sunday July 31, and ending Wednesday, Aug. 3. 

    Brother Sonny Childs will be the guest speaker. Brother Sonny’s message will be “Facing the Storms of Life” from Mark 14. The Sunday morning services will include Sunday school at 9 a.m. and a worship service at 10 a.m. The evening services will begin at 7 p.m. each night. There will be a homecoming dinner following the Sunday morning service.

  • Perry Central back-to-school cookout set for Aug. 1

    LEOPOLD – The annual Perry Central back-to-school cookout will be held Monday, Aug. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. 

    Families are invited to meet student’s new teachers and visit the many school readiness booths in the school cafetorium sponsored by school and community groups. 

    There will also be lots of fun activities, like a Commodore picture stand and dress up selfie booth, free hot dogs, drinks and sno-cones.

  • Peirce-Hedinger

    Jeri Brianne Peirce and James Hedinger of Tell City announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Elaine Peirce and the late James Peirce of Tell City. The future groom is the son of Sherrie and Charlie Davis and the late Todd Hedinger of Cannelton.

    The ceremony will take place on Aug. 20, 2016, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Cannelton at 2 p.m. The reception will follow, at the 4-H Fairgrounds.

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    GUEST COLUMNIST

     

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  • National Night Out activities planned for Aug. 2

    By VINCE LUECKE

    Editor

     

    TELL CITY – Local law enforcement agencies will join the community for an evening of fun, camaraderie and mutual respect early next month as part of the National Night Out.

    Activities are set for 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, in Tell City’s Hagedorn Park.

    Held each year on the first Tuesday of August since 1984, National Night Out is a community-police awareness-raising event designed to connect police officers with the communities they serve.

  • New Troy marshal announced

     

     

    By JAKE BETHEL

    Feature Writer

     

    TROY – After months with either leads that went nowhere or no leads at all, the town of Troy has officially employed the services of a Town Marshal.

    Nathan Gehlhausen, currently a reserve police officer with Tell City’s police department, will assume the duties of overseeing the town and its citizens as well as issuing citations for such issues as engine braking and violations of property maintenance ordinances.

  • Riverside provisions

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    DERBY – Come September, visitors to Derby will likely see a new storefront along Indiana 70. Residents Barry and Paula Stiles have announced they plan to construct a new grocery on the edge of town.

    Going by the name, “The Derby Market,” the couple are very excited to begin the project.

  • Kings of the mountain

    Tell City’s boys cross country team recently participated in a king of the mountain race, gaining about 2,000 feet of elevation in four miles, at Great Sand Dunes National Park in Colorado.

  • Back-to-school fling Saturday

    TELL CITY – Tell City’s varsity soccer team will sponsor an end-of-summer fling or back-to-school extravaganza Saturday, July 30, from 9 to 11 p.m. at William Tell Soccer Field.
    It is open to anybody in grades 9-12. It will have an Olympic theme. Students will sign up for the events that night at 8:30. A parade of participants according to classes will be held. There will be free hamburgers, hotdogs, and water.