Today's News

  • New police reserves
  • Workshop will showcase spring hive chores

    LEOPOLD – Want to learn how to move honeybees from a “nuc” to a full hive? Bring your bee jacket and join the Perry County Beekeepers on Thursday, April 19.

    Beekeepers are encouraged to take extra jackets and hoods for those who do not yet have protective equipment.

  • Libraries ready to ‘rock and read’ this summer

    TELL CITY – Time away from school means it’s time for Perry County Public Library Libraries ROCK! and the Summer Reading 2018 Summer Activities programs.

    Starting with Libraries ROCK!, readers of all ages will explore all things musical this summer as the library presents “Libraries Rock” during the summer activities.

    Activities may include group games, musical crafts, art projects, musical instruments, dance, learning about different musical genres, and more.

  • Run for the Money
  • Masonic lodge’s annual car show May 6

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Masonic Lodge #623’s 14th annual car show will be held on Sunday, May 6. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and ends at noon. Judging begins at 11 a.m.

    Awards will be presented approximately 2 p.m. Ten top awards will be awarded for 1990 and newer cars; 25 top awards will be awarded for 1989 and older cars. Best of show GM, best of show Ford and best of show Mopar and other special trophies awarded. Concessions will be available. Good food, fun and entertainment.

  • ‘Chronicles of Narnia’ in papier-mâché
  • Historical society to highlight service stations

    TELL CITY – The monthly meeting of the Tell City Historical Society will be April 23 at 6 p.m. at the museum at Ninth and Franklin streets. Local ‘filling stations’ that have come and gone will be the focal reminiscent theme.

    The public is invited, and invited to take a friend, old photos and old memories. The host for the evening will be Barb Lautner.

  • Marksmen fall to Harrison 4-1

    EVANSVILLE—Claire Zellers won her match in straight sets but Tell City lost to Harrison 4-1 in girls tennis Thursday.
    Zellers defeated Jordan Stanley 6-4, 6-4 in No. 3 singles.
    Harrison prevailed in close matches in the other two singles slots.
    Hannah Jacobi defeated Caitlin Teague 7-6 (7-4), 6-2 in No. 1 and Andie Henton beat Beth Whitworth 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 in No. 2.
    Harrison’s Elizabeth Roberts and Kara McKnight defeated Maddie Rogers and Hannah Rhodes 6-3, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.

  • Cannelton sweeps Defenders

    MADISONVILLE, Ky.—Logan Marshall drove in six runs with three hits as Cannelton trounced Grace Baptist 24-7 in the first game of a baseball doubleheader Friday.
    David Reed and Dakota Thomas each had four hits and Rafe Garrett Bryce Faulkenberg and Nolan Aders each added three for the Bulldogs.
    Aders had four RBIs and Reed added three.
    Faulkenberg struck out four and walked three in two innings for the win.
    Cannelton won the second game 17-5 as Reed and Garrett homered.
    Reed had four RBIs. Garrett and Ethan Melton each had two hits.

  • Commodores win tri-meet

    MARENGO—Josh Smith won three events and Cain Hohne set a personal record in the high jump as Perry Central beat two PLAC opponents in boys track Thursday.
    The Commodores won with 66 points. Paoli scored 55 and Crawford County 35.
    Smith, returning after being sick several days, won the 100-meter dash in 12.07 seconds and the 200 in 24.45.
    He teamed with Lane Hilgenhold, Levi Rainbolt and Dakota Sommer to win the 400 relay in 46.33.
    Sommer also won the long jump at 18 feet, 2 inches, jumping into a strong headwind.