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Today's News

  • Tell City Kiwanis to host ‘Walk of Honor’

    The Tell City Kiwanis is kicking off the year with a patriotic way to support the youth in our community. The “Walk of Honor” project will allow flags to be flown in Tell City’s City Hall Park in honor or memory of individuals or businesses. The American flags will exhibit our community’s patriotism and allow our community to memorialize or honor a loved one (can be a veteran or non-veteran) or family

  • Archabbey Library exhibits feature miters and typefaces

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting two exhibits curated by Saint Meinrad monk Fr. Harry Hagan OSB.

     Both exhibits are on display through Aug. 31.

    The first exhibit features miters and other pieces used by bishops and abbots for the celebration of a pontifical Mass. Brother Kim Malloy OSB, the Archabbey sacristan, chose these examples from the treasury of the sacristy.

  • Hospital announces women’s therapy program

    TELL CITY – Perry County Memorial Hospital is now offering Women’s Health Physical Therapy. Tina Crosby, PTA, has received specialized training in pelvic health physical therapy through the American Physical Therapy Association.  The course emphasized treatment interventions for pelvic floor dysfunction, including underactive muscles, incontinence, pain, and many other pelvic conditions. Pelvic floor dysfunction and incontinence are not a normal part of aging. Common causes of pelvic floor dysfunction are childbirth, obesity, and pelvic surgery.

  • Seminary students receive ministries

    ST. MEINRAD – Seventeen priesthood students from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, received the ministry of lector on Feb. 15, in the Seminary’s St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel. Archbishop Charles Thompson, of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, installed the lectors.

     

    Seminarians receiving the ministry were:

    Kodjo (Cajetan) Agouvi (OSB) and Gbedevi (Justin) Dodzi Ayanou, Abbaye de L’Ascension de Danyi Dzogbegan

    Shawn W. Bohac, Diocese of Lexington, Ky.

    Garrett D. Braun, Diocese of Evansville.

  • Indiana State Police seeks recruits for 78th recruit academy

    INDIANAPOLIS - The deadline for application to the 78th Indiana State Police Recruit Academy, 11:59 p.m., Feb. 25, 2018 is quickly approaching.

    Individuals who are interested in beginning a rewarding career as an Indiana State Trooper must apply online at www.in.gov/isp/2368.htm.  This website will provide a detailed synopsis of the application process as well as information on additional career opportunities with the Indiana State Police.

    Applications submitted after the deadline will not be accepted for the 78th Recruit Academy.

  • Seed starting basics for spring

    Jeneen Wiche

    Weekend Gardener

     

    I have my orders placed for onion sets and seed potatoes along with some of my favorite summer crops that will be directly seeded in the garden once the temperatures really warm. I can barely stand the wait!

    I have just seeded out several trays of early season vegetables that like a cool start to the season.  Kale, broccoli, cauliflower and Brussels sprouts are just beginning to push through the light potting mix.

  • Band Boosters’ Easter Bazaar March 10

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Band Boosters will hold its annual Easter Bazaar and Silent Auction Saturday, March 10, at the Schergens Center. The vendor fair will run from 10 a.m. to  3 p.m., with the silent auction going 1 to 3 p.m.

    New this year, the group will be selling chicken dinners. Meals will be $8, served with half a chicken, slaw and creek fries. Service will start at 11 a.m. and continue until sold out.

    Also, pictures with the Easter Bunny will start at 10 a.m. and an Easter egg hunt for the kids will start at 11.

  • Can you identify any of these baseball players?
  • Community Events; Feb. 22

    VFW serving breakfast Saturday

     

    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at the post home. Scrambled eggs will be served or diners can get eggs made to order. Cost is $7, which includes tax. Carryout meals will be available. The public is invited.

     

    K of C brunch buffet March 11

     

  • Kessner, Hauenstein to share memories of Tell City history

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Historical Society will host its next meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at the museum, located at Ninth and Franklin streets.

    The program for this month’s meeting is “Dot and Friends,” with Dot Kessner and Al Hauenstein reminiscing about the early days of Tell City. A time will be set aside to ask them questions. There will also be copies of Al’s new book about the emigration of his ancestors to Indiana.

    The public is invited.