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Today's News

  • Juliet Miller

    Alleisha and Randy Miller of Ireland welcomed home a daughter, Juliet Miller, born Oct. 4, 2017. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces.

    Grandparents are Lisa Wheatley of Troy, Allen Wheatley of Tell City and

    Dan and Linda Miller of Ireland. Great grandparents are Anna Wheatley of Tell City and Vera Eckert of Jasper.

    Juliet was also welcomed by brothers, Chase and Bryce Miller.

  • Event Horizon

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    The Tell City Marching Marksmen’s feature of “Orbis Lunar” has landed them a sixth-place finish in Class D at this past weekend’s Indiana State School Music Association finals. The season’s journey in success has been an out-of-this-world experience for members of a band that is quite quickly growing its reputation as one of the best in the region.

  • Das Nikolausfest Dec. 2, 9

    SANTA CLAUS – Das Nikolausfest will take place on Dec. 2 and Dec. 9 in the lower level of St. Nicholas Church in Santa Claus. On Dec. 2, the event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with the Feast of St. Nicholas Mass beginning at 4:30 p.m.

    There will be Mexican food such as frijoles charros, homemade steak tacos and Mexican style baked goods.

  • TCHS recognizes 2017 National Honor Society members
  • Remembrance and hope candlelight service Dec. 2

    TELL CITY – The Day By Day Grief support group will host its annual remembrance and hope candlelight service on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m. The holiday season is supposed to be a time of joy and celebration but for those of us who are suffering from grief it can be the most difficult time of the year. Grief is an ongoing journey.

    It doesn't end after a few weeks, months or even a few years.

  • Church News; Nov. 9

    Troy UMC soup supper Saturday

     

    TROY – Troy United Methodist Church invites the public to its fall soup supper, from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. The church is located at the corner of Walnut and spring streets. Along with a variety of soups, there will be sandwiches, desserts and beverages. The public is invited.

     

    St. John’s ham and turkey dinners served Nov. 18

     

  • Perry County teams’ sectionals in new places

    Sectional 48, the Class 2A boys basketball sectional that Tell City and Perry Central play in, will be held at Castle this year, the first time any Perry County team has played a basketball sectional at that site.
    Tecumseh, a newcomer to the sectional, will be designated as the tourney host. But because Castle’s gymnasium is bigger than any of the seven participating schools’ gyms, the tourney will be held there.

  • Wolfpack outshoots Bulldogs

    MARENGO—Cold shooting hurt Cannelton in a 43-25 girls basketball loss to Crawford County Friday.
    “Our effort was great,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “We worked on defense, but we missed a lot of shots that we needed to knock down.
    “We got our shots - we got some really good looks. We just didn’t knock them down.”
    Cannelton pulled within four points, 14-10, early in the second quarter.

  • Malone signs to play volleyball for Brescia

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City senior Rachel Malone will still be setting volleyballs up for a Hayes to spike them next year.
    This year a lot of her school-record 796 assists went to Kammie Jo Hayes, who led the Marksmen in kills.
    Next year a lot of them will likely go to Kassidie Hayes, Kammie Jo’s older sister.
    Malone signed Thursday to play volleyball for Brescia University, where Kassidie Hayes will be a senior middle hitter next year.

  • Rangers’ layups off steals beat Tell City

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Hitting layups off steals helped Forest Park build an early lead and the Rangers expanded it in the second half to beat Tell City 45-22 in girls basketball Thursday.
    Tell City’s half-court defense looked good in the first half, but the Rangers built a 20-9 lead in the first 12 minutes thanks to five layups scored off steals before Tell City’s defense could get back.