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Today's News

  • Students of the Month

    The following TCJSHS students were chosen as the February students of the month. Pictured from left to right are Madison Mathena, Jessie Wheatley, Derrian Zabel, and Travis Brinksneader. The students were nominated and chosen by teachers. They received T-shirts, breakfast at Julie's Tell Street Café and a $10 Walmart gift card as part of the recognition.
     

  • Perry Central Captains Club recognizes, rewards academic achievements

    LEOPOLD –  Perry Central Elementary uses the Acuity test to assess students’ strengths and weaknesses in grade- level standards to help teachers guide classroom and individualized instruction.  

    Recently, the Captains Club hosted a pizza party to honor students who either raised their Acuity scores or maintained a high level of performance on Acuity tests or standards-based grading topics during the school’s third quarter.

  • TCJSHS to honor students for academic achievement

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior Senior High School will hold its annual honors program for students in grades seven through 12 beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in the school auditorium.

  • Welcome home to Perry County

    SHAWN JONES
    GUEST COLUMNIST

    So, you're new in town and you don't know anyone? Hello, my name is Shawn Jones and that's what I went though when my family and I moved here 10 years ago. We moved to Perry County in 2004 from St. Joe, Mich. for my husband's position as accounting manager at ATTC Manufacturing.

  • Church News

    Worshipers invited to Holy Week, Easter celebrations

    Lutheran Lenten services scheduled
    TELL CITY – Emmanuel Lutheran Church will hold  a  Maundy Thursday service, April 17 and a Good Friday service April 18. Both services begin at 6:30 p.m.

    Saturday breakfast at First Methodist Church

  • Rural News

    GERALD
    BY MARY S. SOMMER, News Correspondent, Phone 719-8423 – Our sympathy to the family of Hilda Rahman, who passed away April 6, 2014. May she rest in peace. Her visitation was Wednesday, April 9, at the Becher Funeral home in Ferdinand.

  • PC Band Boosters accepting auction items

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central Band Boosters will hold a fundraiser auction at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 21 at Dixon and Dixon Auction-Realty in Tell City.

    Donated new or gently-used items and handmade crafts. No clothing. To donate items or for more information, contact Cathy Blair at (812) 843-4174.

  • Easter egg hunts and family activities set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – Several events are planned for Perry County families throughout the community Saturday. For holy week and Easter church services and activities, see page 5B, Church News.

    • Oakwood Health Campus will host an Easter egg hunt. Ages birth to 3 will begin at 9:15 a.m.; ages 4 to 6 will begin at 9:30 a.m. and ages 7 to 10 will begin at 9:45 a.m. Contact Jennifer Coyle at 547- 2333 for more information.

  • Easter egg hunts and family activities set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – Several events are planned for Perry County families throughout the community Saturday. For holy week and Easter church services and activities, see page 5B, Church News.

    • Oakwood Health Campus will host an Easter egg hunt. Ages birth to 3 will begin at 9:15 a.m.; ages 4 to 6 will begin at 9:30 a.m. and ages 7 to 10 will begin at 9:45 a.m. Contact Jennifer Coyle at 547- 2333 for more information.

  • Community Events

    PC football families meet Tuesday
    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Football Families will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 22 in the high-school study-hall room.

    William Tell Center supper, dance April 25
    TELL CITY – The William Tell Center at 1301 11th St. in Tell City will host a chili supper and dance Friday, April 25, at the center.