Today's News

  • Muhlenkamp, Steckler named to Brescia’s dean’s list

    OWENSBORO, Ky. –  Jason M. Muhlenkamp  of St. Meinrad and Samantha J. Steckler of Leopold were recently named to Brescia University’s fall 2014 dean’s list. To be named, students must  complete 12 credit hours with a grade-point average of 3.5.

    Muhlenkamp is a senior majoring in theology, with an emphasis in pastoral studies and social work.

    Steckler is a freshman who is double-majoring in business, with an emphasis in finance, and economics; and theology with an emphasis in pastoral studies.

  • A word from the ranger:

    Chris Zimmer

    Hoosier National Forest District Ranger

    The Hoosier National Forest conducted two timber sales in 2014, totaling 215 acres, with a volume of approximately 6,825 hundred cubic feet.  To put this into perspective, it takes approximately 1.3 CCF to build a typical single family home that is 2,400 square feet. This equates to approximately 5,332 cords of firewood. Our timber is used for a variety of end products.  

  • Youth group Sundays at EUCC

    TELL CITY – Evangelical United Church of Christ now offers a youth group for youngsters in six through eighth grade.

    Youth are invited to attend meetings at 1 p.m. Sundays.

    Enter the building through the fellowship hall entrance and then go to the green room.  

  • Renaissance class honors teacher
  • TCHS students of the month
  • Several area students earn honors from Vincennes

    VINCENNES – Several students from Perry County and Ferdinand were named to the Vincennes University dean’s list for fall 2014. This list includes students from the Vincennes campus, Jasper campus, Aviation

    Technology Center in Indianapolis, military bases, and other extended sites. To qualify, a student must complete at least 12 credit hours and achieve a grade-point index of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.

  • Kieser – Newton

    Natasha Kieser and DJ Newton were united in marriage Oct. 4, 2014, at a lake ceremony at Twin Lakes Cedar Cabins in Derby.

    The bride is the daughter of Kenny and Susie Kieser and the granddaughter of Kenny and Shirley King, all of Derby; Ed and Genny Kieser of Tell City, and the late Sharon Kieser.

    The groom is the son of Traci Newton and the grandson of Joe and Judy Schneider and Ron and Donna Thompson, all of Tell City, and Carol Davis and the late Cleate Davis.

  • Menus Week of Jan. 26 – 30

    *Breakfasts served with juice and milk, lunches served with milk.


    Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches will be offered as third choice. Salads on Monday, Wednesday; subs on Tuesday, Thursday.

    Monday: BREAKFAST - Sausage bagel LUNCH - Country fried steak sandwich, gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans and pears.

    Tuesday: BREAKFAST - Blueberry muffin LUNCH - Chicken patty on a bun, french fries and peaches.

  • Tell City’s Kinney named to Austin Peay fall dean’s list

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Austin Peay State University recently recognized students who have shown a commitment to academic excellence, earning a fall 2014 semester grade-point average of 3.5 or greater, with placement on the dean’s list.

    Jessica Kinney of Tell City was among those honored.

  • Saint Meinrad Archabbey plans open house for Feb. 8

    ST. MEINRAD – In celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life, and in conjunction with religious communities across the country, the monastic community of Saint Meinrad Archabbey  is hosting an open house on Sunday, Feb. 8,  from 1 to 3 p.m.

    Monks will lead tours of the public areas of the monastic house, as well as tours of the sacristy, the Archabbey Church and the monastic Chapter Room. Tours will begin at the Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center.