Today's News

  • Tell City sweeps Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Hayley Fackler drove in three runs and was the winning pitcher as Tell City beat Cannelton 22-0 in the first game of a softball doubleheader Tuesday.
    Fackler went 3 for 3, including a double, plus a walk.
    Morgan Schuetter went 4 for 4 with a triple and a double and scored four runs.
    Ava Hilgenhold went 3 for 3 with three RBIs and Kyra Beier also drove in three runs.
    Chloe Carman added a single and a double and two RBIs.

  • Perry Central girls 5th, TC 6th in invitational

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Claire Davis won both throwing events to lead Perry Central to fifth place in Tell City’s 10-team girls track invitational Saturday.
    Emma Kohnert also won two events and was the meet’s high scorer with 34 points to lead Tell City to sixth place.
    Heritage Hills won with 120.5 points. Perry Central scored 66 and Tell City 61.
    Davis threw the discus 98 feet, 1 inch to win by 3 feet, 5 inches and the shot 33 feet, 11 inches to win by 2 feet, 5 inches.

  • Key hits lacking in two Tell City baseball losses

    TELL CITY—A lack of hitting was the main factor in Tell City baseball losses Saturday and Monday.
    The Marksmen had only two hits in a 3-2 PAC loss to Gibson Southern Saturday.
    Tretter Lyons blasted a double for one of the Tell City hits.
    Gibson Southern scored all its runs in the fourth inning.
    Preston Hendershot pitched the first six innings for Tell City to take the loss and Ryan Morgan relieved him in the seventh. They each walked none and struck out none.

  • Commodores no-hit Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Kage Kiplinger drove in three runs and Dylan Hubert and Gavin Poole combined to pitch a no-hitter as Perry Central beat Cannelton 11-1 in baseball Monday.
    Hubert, a freshman right-hander making his first varsity start, struck out two and walked four in three shutout innings.
    As for taking him out while he had a no-hitter going, Perry Central Coach Jeremy Edwards said, “That’s his dad - he’s the pitching coach.

  • Tell City wins own invitational, PC 5th

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City won nine of the 11 running events to win its own boys track invitational by 53 points Saturday.
    Tell City scored 155.5 points. Perry Central finished fifth in the 10-team meet with 76.
    Tell City senior Cameron Kessinger was named the meet’s Most Valuable Performer.
    He broke his own school record in the 100-meter dash as he won it in 11.03 seconds.

  • Community Events; April 20

    Rome Masonic Lodge to hold supper April 29


    ROME – Rome Masonic Lodge 133 F&AM will hold its quarterly carry-in supper Saturday, April 29, at 5 p.m. at the lodge hall in Rome.

    The lodge will furnish meat and drinks. Visitors and friends are welcome.


    Twilight Towers yard sale May 13


  • Gudorf-Englert

    Kelsey A. Gudorf and Cody A. Englert, both of Jasper, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Jasper.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mark and Louise Gudorf of Jasper. The future groom is the son of Keith Englert of Dale and Lynn Daverin of Leopold.

    Gudorf graduated from Jasper High School in 2012 and from the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville in 2016. She is employed as a dental hygienist at The Smile Center in Huntingburg.

  • Police looking for alleged driver of car found crashed on Atlanta Road

    TELL CITY – Details were still sketchy Wednesday afternoon but police are still looking to question a man they said crashed a car on Atlanta Road Monday night and then fled on foot.

    Mark Ransom is sought by police and is believed to be the driver of the vehicle that triggered a police search for much of the night, officers said.

  • Field Trip
  • William Tell Elementary honor rolls released

    TELL CITY – William Tell Elementary has released honor rolls for the third nine weeks of the 2016-17 school year.