Today's News

  • Amphitheatre to host Evansville Philharmonic
  • Goffinet-Kleeman

    Karey Goffinet and Brian Kleeman were married Saturday, July 29, 2017, in a ceremony held at Corner House Bed and Breakfast in Rockport.

    The bride is the daughter of Diana and Charlie Goffinet and Kenny Goffinet. The groom is the son of Sheila Gaynor and the late Larry “Clete” Kleeman.

    Mrs. Kleeman is a 1994 graduate of Tell City High School and is currently employed as a purchasing analyst at Masterbrand. Mr. Kleeman is a 1997 graduate from the school and serves as a journeyman linesman for the Tell City Electric Department.

  • From TC to MTV


    Staff Writer


    There is no fear of missing out. Living life to the fullest is a mantra that has propelled Tell City native Rory Kramer to travel the world. And strapped with a video camera, he has captured so much that awes and inspires many.

  • Patriots outshoot Tell City

    SANTA CLAUS—Vicki Nelson shot 44 for medalist honors as Heritage Hills beat Tell City 243-267 in girls golf Thursday.
    Tell City sophomore Taylor Goffinet shot 58 for the second lowest score of the match. “Her shots are becoming more consistent with each match, and she is gaining confidence with each round,” said Tell City Coach Amber Wheatley.
    Other Tell City scorers were Cloey Pledger and Maggie Lamb each with 69 and Hannah Rhodes 71.

  • Tell City to play Castle

    Some good news for those who like to see local high school teams play challenging schedules: Tell City will face Castle in boys basketball the next two seasons.
    Tell City will travel to Castle this school year on Saturday, Jan. 6, and Castle will visit Tell City Jan. 5, 2019.
    To make room for Castle on the schedule, Tell City will not play Cloverport for the next two years.

  • Roark, Commodores outspike Orleans

    ORLEANS—Terissa Roark made 13 kills and served three aces as Perry Central beat Orleans 25-15, 25-14, 25-13 in PLAC volleyball Thursday.
    Roark went 23 for 27 spiking and 8 for 8 serving.
    Jenna Lutgring served nine aces and Courtney Berger added six. Lutgring went 18 for 19 serving.
    Bree Noland backed Roark in kills with five and made three blocks. Lutgring made four blocks and Maria Hubert added three.
    Addy Davis had 19 assists.
    Berger and Maddie Labhart each made 10 digs and Brooke Lasher added six.

  • Strong spiking helps Tell City down Raiders

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—A strong, balanced spiking attack helped Tell City overcome some serving problems and beat Southridge 25-20, 25-18, 25-14 in volleyball Thursday.
    Kammie Jo Hayes made 14 kills, Bailey Weikel six, Addison Fella five, and Emili Stephens four.
    “I thought Emili and Bailey did a really nice job,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “That’s what we’re going to have to have.”

  • Hunt propels TC past PC

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Dustin Hunt ran for two touchdowns and passed for another as Tell City beat Perry Central 20-6 in season-opening football Friday.
    Hunt, a senior playing his first game at quarterback, ran for a game-high 92 yards on eight carries and completed 5 of 11 passes for 111 yards.
    “Our back-side flow was slow a couple of times and he made the most of it,” said Perry Central Coach Greg Gibson. “I thought we did a pretty good job on their sweeps.”

  • Meeting Thursday on Cannelton Main Street program

    CANNELTON – Renew Cannelton Inc. has decided to work to become an Indiana Main Street organization.  Since 1985, the Indiana Main Street Program has been  helping communities revitalize the economy, appearance, and image of their  downtown commercial districts using the National Main Street Center’s  successful Main Street Approach.

    Members of Renew Cannelton Inc. will meet on Thursday, Aug. 24, at 6 p.m. in the Cannelton City Council room of the Perry County Library. Anyone interested in this endeavor is welcome to attend.

  • Dragging Main to return to Tell City Sept. 9

    TELL CITY – Dragging Main comes to downtown Main Street and City Hall in Tell City Saturday, Sept. 9, from 3 to 9 p.m. 

    Dragging Main Street is a time-honored tradition in small towns across the Midwest.  For teenagers in the 1950s, ‘60s and early ‘70s it was the normal pass time on Friday and Saturday nights and