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Today's News

  • The winning number
  • Education Pays now accepting applications

    TELL CITY – The Board of Directors of Education Pays has announced it is accepting applications for interest-free loans to be awarded to students pursuing a post-high school education for the fall, 2017, semester.

    Applications are available at the offices of the guidance counselors at Cannelton, Perry Central and Tell City high schools.  The deadline for submitting applications is June 1.

  • Hot Rides: Joey Lange’s 53 muscle cars gleaming in giant storage facility near Ferdinand

    By Jason Recker

    Dubois County Herald

     

    That one, it’s rare.

    Joey Lange is looking at a muscle car from the late 1960s or early 1970s. Name one. Joey probably has it.

    Plymouth GTX Hemi from 1968. That was his first one.

    The Dodge Challenger from 1970, the one with a 440 six-pack. Has a pink one.

    The 1:33 Dodge Viper, one of only 33 ever made. He has No. 21.

    A pace car from the 1969 Indianapolis 500. Check.

  • Williams-Foster

    The parents of Sara Williams and Joey Foster of Mt. Vernon, Ill., announce the couple’s engagement and upcoming marriage.

    The bride-to-be’s is the daughter of Diann and Ronnie Williams of Tell City. The future groom is the son of Toni and Bob Foster of Herrin, Ill.

    Williams graduated from Tell City High School in 2003.

    She is also a graduate of Ivy Tech Community College with an associate degree in early childhood education.

  • Rome VFD meeting April 3

    ROME – The Rome Volunteer Fire Department will hold its 26th annual meeting April 3, at 7 p.m. at the Rome Courthouse. There will be an election for three of the five directors.

    Nominations will be taken from the floor. Betty and Robert Whitehead have served as directors of the fire department for many years and will be retiring. Dues for 2017 may be paid at the annual meeting. Light refreshments will be served after the meeting.

  • Holy Week Services at St. John’s

    EVANSTON – St. John’s Lutheran Church near Evanston will hold special Holy Week services April 9-16. 

    A Palm Sunday celebration of Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem will be held April 9, at 9:30 a.m. 

    A Maundy Thursday Service will be held at 6:30 p.m. April 13, with a meal served at 5:30 p.m.  

  • Daughters of 1812 meeting

    CLARKSVILLE – Daughters of 1812, Johnathan Jennings Chapter of Harrison County met March 11, 2017, at the Golden Coral in Clarksville.

    There were 10 members, three prospective members and four guests present. Currently there are 32 members in the chapter.

    The meeting was opened by Carolyn Lynn, president of the chapter. She lead The Pledge of Allegiance, Salute to the Flag of 1812 and The American Creed.

  • Busy BE Ministry set to hold various events this spring

    TELL CITY – BE Ministry will host a Bible discussion the second Tuesday each month. The next discussion will be held Tuesday, April 11, at 6 p.m. at Noble’s IGA Cafe. The group will discuss Genesis chapters 9-13. There is no fee. Guests are encouraged to take their favorite Bible, insights and questions.

  • Tell City boys tie for 4th in PAC junior high meet

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Evan Noble placed in the top five in all four of his events to lead Tell City to a fourth-place tie in the PAC junior high boys swim meet Thursday.
    Tell City, with just seven boys competing, and Pike Central each scored 150 points. Heritage Hills won with 292.
    Noble swam a strong anchor leg on the 200-yard freestyle relay as Tell City overtook Pike Central for third place by 20-hundredths of a second.

  • Hubert, Lynch big Perry Central winners

    LEOPOLD—Luke Hubert was named Perry Central’s boys basketball Most Valuable Player at the school’s winter sports awards program Thursday.