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Today's News

  • TCHS Class of 2015 graduating Friday

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

    TELL CITY – Tell City High School’s graduating class of 2015 will be greeted Friday with commencement addresses from Valedictorian Warren G. Jarboe and Salutatorian James. M. Waninger.

    The ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena.

    Warren Garrett Jarboe

    Jarboe, the son of Gregory and Ronica Jarboe, will speak about the process of finding one’s self and showcasing who you are as an individual.

  • Plans in place for Kenny Kellems Camp With a Cop

    PERRY COUNTY – This year’s dates have been set for the ninth annual Kenny Kellems Camp With a Cop summer youth retreat. The camp will again be held at Glenn Wood Hills in Derby.

    The format has been changed based upon comments from previous campers and have added an additional night. Kids will be dropped off Tuesday, July 14, stay Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights and will be picked up Friday, July 17. Staff members have again planned a variety of activities including scuba experience, zip lining, confidence course, fishing and swimming, just to name a few.

  • Tell City Historical Society plans art exhibit at museum during Schweizer Fest

     

    TELL CITY – Tell City Historical Society is planning an art exhibit featuring artists of the past with ties to Tell City. These would include people native to or who have lived in Tell City. It is believed that many paintings exist by persons from Tell City that may not have been displayed for many years. This is an opportunity to recognize these talented people.

  • Evelyn Adams among 2015 Golden Hoosier Award recipients

    INDIANAPOLIS – A Perry County woman was one of this year’s recipients of the 2015 Golden Hoosier Awards.

    Evelyn Adams joined Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann; Dr. John Wernert, secretary of Indiana Family & Social Services Administration and Yonda Snyder, director of the FSSA’s Division of Aging, to announce and honor recipients of the 2015 Golden Hoosier Awards.

    Adams is a retired Purdue Extension educator who is active in the community in several areas.

  • News in Brief; May 21

    Crawford County hosting District 9 Farm Bureau summer picnic

     

    CRAWFORD COUNTY – Indiana Farm Bureau will host the annual District 9 summer picnic from 3 to 7 p.m. EDT Saturday, June 13, at the Crawford County Fairgrounds, located at 1095 State Road 66 in Marengo.

  • A review of news laws that will benefit Indiana

    State Rep. Lloyd Arnold

    District 74

     

    In what seems like the blink of an eye, the 2015 legislative session has come and gone. As always, it was an honor to serve our community and make decisions that will have a lasting, positive impact in our community and every corner of the state.

    For me personally, it is always a great feeling to see legislation that you have worked on and invested in being signed into law, especially when it betters the lives of Hoosiers in your district.

  • Court and Police Records: May 21

    Arrests

     

    • Robert E. Badger, 47, of 2246 Troy Ridge Road, Tell City, May 14, on preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, driving with a suspended license, and public intoxication.

    He was taken to Perry County Detention Center. Bail was set at $1,405.

    • Mark A. Sanchez, 34, of 901 Traphagen Court, Tell City, May 15, on preliminary charges of domestic battery, criminal confinement, and disorderly conduct.

    He was taken to Perry County Detention Center. Bail was set at $2,405.

  • Lyons honored for commitment to students
  • Tennis team scores winning GPA
  • Girl Scouts honors achievements of girl members in Perry County

    PERRY COUNTY – Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana recently announced a list of achievements and contributions of its members, including a number of girls in Perry County.

    Girl Scout bronze awards were earned by Emilie Cronin, Charlotte Entwistle, Claire Franzman, Anna Fuchs, Elena Hagedorn, Valerie Kehl, Bethany McCoy, Breanna Olberding, Natolie Reid, Hayley Wroe and Maddie Rogers.