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Today's News

  • Community Events; Jan. 28

    VFW breakfast buffet Saturday

     

    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 30 at the post home.

    Scrambled eggs or made to order. The cost is $7 (price includes tax). Carry-outs are available and the public is invited. 

     

    Cancer support meeting Tuesday

     

  • Branchville’s Winter Revival scheduled to return Feb. 25

    BRANCHILLE – Branchville Correctional Facility will hold its annual Winter Revival Feb. 25 through Feb. 27. Events include live music, guest speakers, personal testimonies, baptisms and communion.

    Kickoff for this event will be Thursday, Feb. 25, from noon to 2:30 p.m.

    Services will be Friday, Feb. 26, at 8 to 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 27, at 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

  • Lt. Governor Launches 2016 Hoosier Women Artists Contest

    INDIANAPOLIS – Recently, Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann announced details for the 2016 Hoosier Women Artists Contest. The annual competition was established to celebrate Women’s History Month by highlighting talented female artists throughout Indiana.

    The contest celebrates a wide variety of graphic arts including drawing, painting and photography. Past entries have included, but are not limited to portraits, landscapes, still lifes, animals, buildings, interdisciplinary arts and abstracts.

  • Life’s lessons best directed by the hand of God

    Pastor Ben Rake

    Guest Columnist

     

    My friends, I would like to encourage you to think with me for a few minutes, about life – your life and mine. You are my friend, one that I do really care for and care about.

    No, I may not have personally met you, but I really care about you and actually want the very best for you. As you succeed, I succeed. As you progress, so do I. I want the best for you every day.

  • Cannelton’s Basketball Homecoming candidates announced

    CANNELTON – Cannelton High School will celebrate its 2016 homecoming, “Welcome Home to the Black and Gold” Friday, Jan. 29 in the Cannelton Community Center starting at approximately 6:15 p.m.

    There are four queen candidates.

  • Perry Central Elementary School honor rolls released

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary School has released the honor rolls for both the second quarter of the first semester and the first semester as a whole.

    Second quarter

    Grade 3 distinguished honor roll: Thomas Edwards, Clara Foertsch, Molly Goffinet, Aubreigh Gogel, Rylie Horrom, Trista Jones, Hunter Kellems, Teyah Mullis, Celena Peter, Savannah Schaad, Naomie Schultz, Kya Smith, Caleb VanWinkle, Gavin Wallace, Julia Walsh, Savannah Whistle and Cole Yeager.

  • Historical Society members chronicle family heirlooms

    TELL CITY – About two dozen members of the Tell City Historical Society gathered at the museum Monday for a round of heirloom show and tell. Members were encouraged to take items of interest and explain the significance, both historically and intrinsically.

    The displays were varied and covered nearly all aspects of Tell City History; and some even predated the city’s founding

  • Derby on the Rise

    By VINCE LUECKE

    Editor

     

    The new Derby Community Center is fast taking shape barely a stone’s throw from the majestic Ohio River. Construction began last fall and the 2,400-square-foot structure should be done by May.

  • Krempp Gallery showcases Herald photographs

    JASPER – The Krempp Gallery at the Jasper Arts Center will present The Dubois County Herald for the month of February. The exhibition, titled “The Moment: Photojournalism of The Herald,” features award-winning photographs taken by The Herald’s nationally recognized photojournalists. The photographs, spanning 35 years, are captured moments that tell visual stories about local people and life.

  • Sisters’ program to explore Jesus’ Gospel journey

    FERDINAND – The Sisters of St. Benedict of Ferdinand will offer a program, “Jesus’ Journey to Jerusalem in the Gospel of Luke,” on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 9:45 a.m. EST until 3:45 p.m. in the Monastic Dining Room at Monastery Immaculate Conception in Ferdinand.