Today's News

  • Perry Central wins match on second tie-breaker

    TELL CITY—Perry Central’s sixth man proved pivotal as the Commodores won a boys golf match with Tell City and Crawford County Tuesday.
    Perry Central and Crawford County each shot 191 and Tell City shot 201.
    Perry Central and Crawford County’s fifth men also tied, so the tie was broken by their sixth men, where Nathan Bashor’s 56 gave the Commodores the edge.
    Andrew Huber led the Commodores with 45. Other Perry Central players were Brad Douglas 47, Trevor Carter 48, James Rogier 51, and Dylan Hirsch 56.

  • Schools to offer food service

    CANNELTON – Cannelton City Schools plans to sponsor a free summer food service for individuals less than 18 years of age.
    The service will be held in the Cannelton High School cafeteria and will run from June 6 to July 22. The service will not be held July 4. Breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and lunch will be from 11 a.m. to noon.

  • Tell City 7th in PAC golf tourney

    SANTA CLAUS—Logan Bolin shot a 13-over-par 85 to lead Tell City to seventh place in the nine-team PAC boys golf tourney Saturday.
    Heritage Hills shot 309 to repeat as team champion. Tell City shot 377.
    Matthew Watts was Tell City’s second leading scorer with an 89. Grant Bolin shot 101, and Seth Ward and Nathan Wood tied for the team’s fourth scorer at 102.
    Logan Bolin shot a career best 39 on the back nine. Wood also shot a career best 42 on the back nine.

  • Etienne attends Molecular Medicine In Action Seminar at Indiana University

    TELL CITY – Ariel Etienne, a student at Tell City Junior-Senior High School, was one of a select group of students who attended the March Molecular Medicine In Action program at Indiana University School of Medicine.

    This year 50 of Indiana’s best high-school science students were selected – from 220 applicants – for the two-day program, during which they worked alongside top research scientists learning hands-on laboratory techniques used in modem biomedical research.

  • Marksman girls win 1 of 3 games

    RAMSEY—Josalyn Ress threw a one-hitter as Tell City beat North Harrison 2-0 in girls softball Saturday.
    Ress struck out 11 and walked two, and her teammates backed her with errorless defense.
    Tell City had just three hits—all singles—but scored a run without a hit in the second inning.
    Stori Beard reached base on an error by the left fielder and Miranda Zuelly reached on an error by the pitcher.
    Beard came around to score on a passed ball and a wild pitch.

  • Glory Bees track and field day

    A track and field day was held May 4 at Legion Field for Glory Bees Preschool students. Children enjoyed a fun day of running races, participating in the long jump and a softball throwing contest. All students were rewarded for their success with medals and ribbons. The events ended with students and their family members taking a lap around the track.

  • Bulldogs second in tourney

    NEW HARMONY—Cannelton amassed 13 hits, including three inside-the-park home runs to crush Christian Academy 15-0 in the first round of a four-team girls softball tourney Saturday.
    Allicyn Garrett, Taylor Lawalin and Tori Wade hit the home runs for the Bulldogs, all in a five-run second inning.
    Garrett went 2 for 3 and drove in four runs. Lawalin went 2 for 4 and drove in three runs, and Payton Reed and Sammie James each also had two hits.
    Mikah Hemmings and James each drove in two runs.

  • PC splits two PLAC games

    LEOPOLD—Morgan Gibson went 4 for 4 and drove in three runs as Perry Central trounced West Washington 14-4 in PLAC girls softball Saturday.
    Gibson hit two doubles and stole two bases.
    Brittany Overstreet and Kristi Brumfield each added a two-run double and Heather Hendricks also drove in two runs.
    Tessa Lynch and Kayla Carter also hit doubles.
    Perry Central batters struck out only two times and drew seven walks.
    “Our hitting has come a long way,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber.

  • Tell City seniors to be honored

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will host a senior awards program at 1 p.m. Sunday in the school’s auditorium.
    In addition to awarding all scholarships, other prestigious honors will be presented.
    All graduates and their families, along with community members, students and staff are invited and encouraged to attend this important event.
    Some of the awards are confidential until announced at the program; therefore, students who may not be expecting an award still might receive one.

  • Baseball sectional pairings made

    INDIANAPOLIS—Tell City drew a coveted first-round bye in baseball sectional pairings drawn by the IHSAA Tuesday.
    The Marksmen will host their Class 2A sectional and will play Mater Dei in the second semifinal game 12:30 p.m. Monday, May 30.
    Perry Central will play South Spencer in the first round of the six-team sectional 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26, after North Posey faces Forest Park in the first game at 5 p.m.
    The winners of those two first-round games will meet in the first semifinal game 10 a.m. Monday, May 30.