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Today's News

  • 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.

  • Whitesville girls down shorthanded Bulldogs

    CANNELTON—Whitesville Trinity took advantage of Cannelton’s playing part of the game with just four players and beat the Bulldogs 55-36 in girls basketball Monday.
    The Bulldogs have just six players on their roster and starting forward Madeline Lindauer, their second leading scorer for this season, missed the game dealing with health issues.
    Then point guard Chloe Davis fell hard on her wrist while trying to take a charge in the first half.

  • Eagles drive past Perry Central girls

    LANESVILLE—Lanesville scored frequently on drives to beat Perry Central 63-45 in girls basketball Saturday.
    “Defensively we did not do a good job of stopping dribble penetration throughout the entire game, especially in the first half,” said Perry Central Coach Ty Guillaume. “They outhustled us as a team in the first half.
    “Their 2-2-1 press slowed us down and we were stagnant on offense against their 2-3 (half-court zone) much of the first half.

  • Wahl’s inside game leads Patriots past Tell City

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LINCOLN CITY—Heritage Hills girls basketball coach Kim Brown said her team “never got into a rhythm” against Tell City Tuesday.
    “And when things start going wrong, we look to get the ball into the post to Abby (Wahl).”
    Wahl, a 6-foot senior center, rescued the Patriots from a slow start with a stellar performance inside as they won 56-36.
    She hit 10 of 11 shots from the field (her only miss was blocked) and 5 of 6 free throws as she scored a game-high 25 points.

  • Blake propels Tell City past NE Dubois

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Devon Blake’s defense and inside offense in the second half propelled Tell City past Northeast Dubois 41-40 in boys basketball Saturday.
    Tell City jumped to a 10-0 lead in the first six minutes but fell behind 32-28 by halftime.
    Blake scored five straight points on an inside cut and a drive and free throw to put the Marksmen up 28-24 with 4:40 left in the third quarter.

  • Making a joyful noise: A Swing and Jive Christmas

    JASPER – Legendary British swing band, The Jive Aces, will bring their seasonal show to the area for a performance that combines the warmth you’d expect from a holiday program, with the incredible excitement that the group generates. 

    The performance, presented by Jasper Community Arts, will be held at the Jasper Arts Center on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 7:30 p.m.