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Today's News

  • Wolfpack pull away from Tell City late

    By JOHN HAYES
    Sports Correspondent

    TELL CITY—Crawford County outscored Tell City 23-7 in the fourth quarter to pull away to a 64-47 win in boys basketball Saturday.
    The Wolfpack, 14th ranked 14th in the state in Class 3A, led by just one point heading into the fourth quarter.
    But Ranger Caffrey hit two consecutive three-pointers with less than five minutes left to spark their decisive run.

  • Perry Central beats Mitchell

    By MIKE SPRAGUE
    Sports Correspondent

    MITCHELL—Perry Central made free throws down the stretch to beat Mitchell 55-50 in PLAC boys basketball Saturday.
    With 1:50 left in the game Mitchell’s Daulton Blackwell made a three-pointer from the right wing to cut the Commodore lead to 49-47.
    On Perry Central’s next possession Michael Schwartz was fouled. He made both free throws.
    Perry Central fouled Jared Vance with 0:56 left, but he missed his free throw.

  • Vincent propels Tell City to 4th in PAC

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LYNNVILLE—Aaron Vincent placed in the top four in all four of his events to lead Tell City to fourth place in the seven-team PAC boys swim meet Saturday.
    Tell City scored 141 points. Pike Central won with 347.
    Vincent set a personal record as he placed second in the 100-yard freestyle in 54.90 seconds.
    He placed fourth in the 100 backstroke in 1:03.58, just four-hundredths of a second slower than his fourth-place sectional time last year.

  • USI names dean’s fall semester dean’s list students

    PERRY COUNTY – Several undergraduate students of the University of Southern Indiana who hail from Perry County were recently recognized for their outstanding academic achievement.

  • Perry Central High School releases honor roll

    LEOPOLD -- Perry Central High School has released names of students in grades seven through 12 earning honor roll distinction for the second nine weeks of the academic year. Students earning grade-point averages of 3.5 and above are:

  • Perry Central Elementary students recognized for academic achievements

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School has announced its honor roll for the second nine-week academic term and the first semester.
    Receiving honors for the second nine weeks are:

  • Coming Events

    Purdue Glee Club show sold out
    LINCOLN CITY – Friday evening’s concert by the Purdue University Glee Club at Heritage Hills High School is sold out.

    There will not be tickets available at the door for the 6:30 p.m. event. Danny and Brenda Buechler, whose son, Clint, is a senior member of the club, will welcome concert goers to the school Friday.
    They said they are thankful for the support shown by the community.

  • Community Events

    Kidney health class scheduled for Tuesday
    TELL CITY – There will be a free Kidney Smart Education class from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, at Fifth Third Bank community room in Tell City.

    The class is free and open to anyone who has been diagnosed with kidney disease.

    Family members are also encouraged to attend. For more information or to enroll for the class, call Julie Denu RN, or Travis Scifres at 547-1140.

  • PC Class of ’85 reunion meeting set for today at the Pour Haus

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central High School Class of 1985 will have a 30-year class reunion meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, at the Pour Haus in Tell City.

  • Tell City’s Clayton earns Bellarmine dean’s list honor

    TELL CITY – James Greg Clayton of Tell City was recently named to Bellarmine University’s dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester. Placement on the list requires a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 academic scale.

    Clayton is double-majoring in criminal justice and sociology and plans to graduate in May.

    He is the son of Hugh Clayton and Kathy Clayton, both of Tell City.