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Today's News

  • Groups hammer out contract for home rehabs

    By STUART CASSIDY

    Staff Writer

     

    CANNELTON – An owner-occupied home rehabilitation program in place for more than three years in Cannelton will now be overseen by Lincoln Hill Development Corp.

    The agency, which provides numerous social services and community development work in Perry and several surrounding counties, was the lone provider to offer a contract to the city for administration of the grant-funded program.

  • We wish you a Merry Christmas; from: Cannelton

    Winning Parade Entries

    Judges gave prizes to the following entries in Friday’s Cannelton Christmas Parade.

     

    Civic Division

    • First place, Rolling Thunder

    • Second place, Cannelton American Legion Ladies Auxiliary

    • Third place, Veterans of Foreign Wars

     

    Community Division

    • First place, St. Michael’s Church

  • Church News; Nov. 30

    Lutheran bazaar Saturday

     

    EVANSTON – The annual Christmas Bazaar at St. John’s Lutheran Church near Evanston, located one-half mile west of New Boston, is scheduled for Saturday Dec. 2, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Homemade candy, apple dumplings, cheeseballs, and turnip slaw will be available, as well as baked goods, including springerles. From 6 to 9 a.m., breakfast will be served. Lunch will be served from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

     

  • Advent penance service, Christmas and New Year Mass schedules

    Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church in Fulda, and St. Meinrad Catholic Church announce Advent Penance Service, Christmas and new Mass times.

    Wednesday, Dec. 6 – 6:30 p.m., Advent Parish Penance Service; St. Meinrad Catholic Church

    Sunday, Dec. 24 – 3:30 p.m., Mass for the Nativity of the Lord, St. Meinrad Catholic Church; 10 p.m., Mass for the Nativity of the Lord, St. Meinrad Catholic Church

    Monday, Dec. 25 – Midnight, Mass of the Nativity of the Lord (Midnight Mass), Historic St. Boniface Catholic Church

  • Rome bicentennial planning meeting Dec. 7

    ROME – The next meeting of the Rome bicentennial planning group is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at the Rome Courthouse. The group is working on plans for activities in 2018 to mark the 200th anniversary of the courthouse. Events and dates are expected to be finalized at the meeting. Everyone is welcome.

  • McClintic-Gunn

    Kara Michelle McClintic and Trent William Gunn announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Mike McClintic of Brownsville, Ky., and Kim McClintic of Tell City.

    She is a graduate of Tell City High School and earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Southern Indiana.  She is currently employed at Ohio Valley Gas Corp. in Tell City.

  • No Tell City players on All-PAC football team

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—No Tell City player was named to the All-PAC football team released Saturday, but Nick Smith received honorable mention.
    Smith, a 6-foot-1, 200-pound senior, was mentioned at offensive end.
    He led the Marksmen with 10 catches for 453 yards, 220 yards more than anyone else, and four touchdown catches.
    Tell City tied Forest Park and Pike Central for sixth place in the eight-team conference, each going 1-6 in conference games.

  • Tell City girls 3rd in triangular

    TELL CITY—Tell City had no first places and only one second as it finished third in a girls triangular swim meet Monday.
    Boonville won with 130.5 points. Southridge scored 110.5 and Tell City 67.
    Freshman Emma Armstrong earned Tell City’s second place by swimming the 500-yard freestyle in 6:40.40.
    She placed third in the 200 free in 2:27.35.
    Destiny Little placed third in both freestyle sprints, swimming the 50 in 32.78 seconds and the 100 in 1:16.15.

  • Tell City girls 3rd in triangular

    TELL CITY—Tell City had no first places and only one second as it finished third in a girls triangular swim meet Monday.
    Boonville won with 130.5 points. Southridge scored 110.5 and Tell City 67.
    Freshman Emma Armstrong earned Tell City’s second place by swimming the 500-yard freestyle in 6:40.40.
    She placed third in the 200 free in 2:27.35.
    Destiny Little placed third in both freestyle sprints, swimming the 50 in 32.78 seconds and the 100 in 1:16.15.

  • Tell City boys outswim 2 opponents in tri-meet

    TELL CITY—Drew Ettensohn won two individual events and two relays to lead Tell City to victory in a boys triangular swim meet Monday.
    Tell City scored 125 points, Boonville 114, and Southridge 23.
    Ettensohn won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:26.50 and the 100 butterfly in 1:004.3.
    He teamed with Neal Hollinden, Thomas Simpson and Miles Brown to win the 200 medley relay in 1:58.01.
    Hollinden, Elliot Reed, Brown and Ettensohn won the 400 free relay in 3:56.15.