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Today's News

  • Deaconess and VNA Plus create joint venture company

    EVANSVILLE – Deaconess and VNA Plus have created a joint venture organization to provide home care and hospice services in the tri-state.

    The partnership between Deaconess and VNA Plus represents a business model that seeks to sustain vital home and hospice services.

    Services will include private duty, skilled home-care services, therapy services, at-home hospice care and inpatient hospice care at Deaconess Hospital Main Campus and the Charlier Hospice Center on the VNA Plus Campus.

  • Rural News

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    BY MARY S. SOMMER, News Correspondent, Phone 719-8423 – Our sympathy to the family of Hilda Rahman, who passed away April 6, 2014. May she rest in peace. Her visitation was Wednesday, April 9, at the Becher Funeral home in Ferdinand.

  • PC Band Boosters accepting auction items

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central Band Boosters will hold a fundraiser auction at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 21 at Dixon and Dixon Auction-Realty in Tell City.

    Donated new or gently-used items and handmade crafts. No clothing. To donate items or for more information, contact Cathy Blair at (812) 843-4174.

  • William Tell Center seeks donations for garage sale

    TELL CITY – The William Tell Center at 1301 11th St. will hold an inside garage sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday May 2. Biscuits and gravy and coffee will be available. All donated items must be clean and priced.

    No clothing. Items can be dropped off at the center Tuesday, April 22 from 6 to 7 p.m.; Saturday, April 26 from 6 to 10 p.m.; Tuesday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Wednesday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursday, May 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Easter egg hunts and family activities set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – Several events are planned for Perry County families throughout the community Saturday. For holy week and Easter church services and activities, see page 5B, Church News.

    • Oakwood Health Campus will host an Easter egg hunt. Ages birth to 3 will begin at 9:15 a.m.; ages 4 to 6 will begin at 9:30 a.m. and ages 7 to 10 will begin at 9:45 a.m. Contact Jennifer Coyle at 547- 2333 for more information.

  • Easter egg hunts and family activities set for Saturday

    TELL CITY – Several events are planned for Perry County families throughout the community Saturday. For holy week and Easter church services and activities, see page 5B, Church News.

    • Oakwood Health Campus will host an Easter egg hunt. Ages birth to 3 will begin at 9:15 a.m.; ages 4 to 6 will begin at 9:30 a.m. and ages 7 to 10 will begin at 9:45 a.m. Contact Jennifer Coyle at 547- 2333 for more information.

  • Community Events

    PC football families meet Tuesday
    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Football Families will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 22 in the high-school study-hall room.

    William Tell Center supper, dance April 25
    TELL CITY – The William Tell Center at 1301 11th St. in Tell City will host a chili supper and dance Friday, April 25, at the center.

  • Four generations

    Four generations of the Bartlett family gathered recently for a photo.

    Seated is great-grandmother Oda May Terry holding infants Jess Ryan and Jameson Michael Bartlett. Standing are grandfather Michael Terry and mother Denise Bartlett.

  • Rome Dogwood Festival April 27

    ROME – The Rome  Dogwood Festival will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday, April 27, at the old courthouse in Rome.

    Dinners of fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, bread, slaw, a homemade dessert and tea or lemonade will be available.

    A concession stand will also serve hamburgers, cheese-burgers, barbecue and sodas. The country store will have pies, cakes, bread, cookies and canned goods for sale.

  • Birthdays / April 18th-24th

    To keep the birthday list updated, the Perry County News needs your help. Call 547-3424 if you want to add a name, make a change or if a name or date is wrong. If a person is deceased, please advise the newspaper so the name can be removed from the list. This information is appreciated. You can add names for the year if you like.