Today's News

  • Perry Central Elementary second nine weeks Honor Rolls

    Second 9 Weeks Distinguished


    Grade 3: Mia Bishop, Hailey Brosmer, Gage Clark, Rory Craney, Eva Decker, Nolan Hall, Wyatt Harris, Teagan Howard, Aubrie Hubert, Benjamin Hubert, Owen Hubert, Trey Hubert, Klyne Kelly, Ava Labhart, Masen Labhart, Elise Lawalin, Jaeda Meredith, Aimee Sauer, Lyla Schultz, Josephina Sickle, Charlee Stewart, Bryn Yeager, Jayci Zorn

    Grade 4: Cooper Brown, Summer Guillaume, Colton Jamniczky, Aleah Kellems, Lance Kern, Tyler Kleaving, Dylan Mullis

  • TCHS to crown homecoming royalty Friday

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Jr.-Sr. High Student Council is excited to host this year’s homecoming ceremony between the varsity and junior varsity basketball games on Feb. 16, at approximately 6:30 p.m.

    This year’s crown carriers are Lily Kleeman, daughter of Chelsea and Michael Kleeman, and Ross Schultz, son of Gretchen and Matt Schultz.

  • Cool season weeds waiting in the wings

    Jeneen Wiche

    Weekend Gardener


    I was just thinking about spring, but then I realized I should just live in the moment and be thankful that I do not have to battle weeds this time of the year! Spring and cool- season weeds will be here soon enough.

    The most common cool-season annual and perennial weeds will be germinating once our soils warm a bit. It is amazing how quickly it can happen as our days get longer and the sun shines more frequently.

  • Tell City wins tourney at Resurrection Catholic

    TELL CITY—Tell City Archery club has had a busy last few weeks, with archers bringing home two trophies and 18 medals.

  • Rebels nip PC in 2 OTs

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—South Spencer hit three three-pointer in the first overtime and edged Perry Central 44-40 in two overtimes in freshman basketball Thursday.
    Charlie Howell hit two of those three-pointers, including one that tied the score 40-40 with 2.5 seconds left in the first overtime.
    “We probably should’ve fouled (before he was in the act of shooting to give the Rebels two free throws instead of three points), but I’ve never believed in that,” said Perry Central Coach Jared Etienne.

  • Jeeps drive past Commodores

    Sports Editor

    DUBOIS—Northeast Dubois hit 10 of 12 shots from the field in the third quarter to pull away to a 65-46 boys basketball win over Perry Central Friday.
    The Jeeps scored seven of their 11 two-point field goals in the first half on drives - and two more on offensive rebounds.
    But they built only a 27-22 halftime lead because they were just 1 for 7 from three-point range.

  • Marksmen edge Chargers in 2 OTs

    Sports Correspondent

    TELL CITY—Tell City made six free throws in the last 0:34 of the second overtime to defeat Pike Central 54-52 in PAC boys basketball Friday.
    Pike Central’s Bryant Nalley scored on a rebound tying the score at 40-40 with 3:03 left in the second overtime with 3:03 left.
    Tell City’s Braeden Beard scored inside about 15 seconds later to give the Marksmen the lead for good.
    Then the Marksmen’s Devon Blake came up with a steal that led to another Beard basket.

  • Lenten Meals

    First Lenten breakfast at Cannelton UMC


    PERRY COUNTY – The Men’s Lenten Breakfast Fellowship Group of Perry County will host Lenten breakfasts each Saturday morning throughout the Lenten season from 7 to 7:50 a.m. Cannelton United Church of Christ will host the first breakfast Saturday, Feb. 17.

     Donations will be accepted to cover the cost of the food.

  • Beekeeper Workshop Thursday

    LEOPOLD – Purdue Extension and the Perry County Beekeepers are offering a “Getting Started with Bees” workshop on Thursday, Feb. 15, at 6 p.m. in the FFA Building at Perry Central School.

  • Vex Robotics state qualifiers