Today's News

  • Halloween Hill Challenge upcoming

    ROCKPORT – The Halloween Hill Challenge 5K Run/Walk, sponsored by St. Bernard Parish, will be held 9 a.m. Oct. 28. The event is a hilly 3.1-mile course that loops through the town of Rockport.

    The challenge will start and finish at the St. Bernard picnic grounds located near the corner of Sixth and Pearl Street. Runners will encounter Stocking’s Hill, the Ohio River, River Hill, Center Street, Sleepy Hollow and Walnut Street before returning to St. Bernard.

  • Tell City to face quick running back

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Mater Dei’s football team has passed for over 1,100 yards this season. But that’s not what Tell City Coach Josh Teague listed as the Wildcats’ main strength.
    He said it’s “No. 9, Chase Rheinlander, a 5-foot-8, 170-pound (senior) running back. He’s very fast and very shifty. He had a 60-yard touchdown run against Reitz last week.”

  • Providence speedster to test Perry Central

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Providence’s fast running back and physical offensive line could give Perry Central problems in their Class 2A football sectional matchup Friday at 6:30 p.m.
    Kaden Williams, a 5-foot-7, 155-pound junior, is the 4-5 Pioneers’ top running back. He gained 1,500 yards as a sophomore.

  • Springs Valley spikes Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    LYNNVILLE—Caitlyn Reynolds made 13 kills as Springs Valley beat Cannelton 25-15, 25-7, 25-10 in the Class A volleyball sectional semifinals Saturday.
    Cannelton Coach Allicyn Garrett said the Blackhawks “and Tecumseh are probably the hardest hitting teams we’ve faced.”
    Springs Valley jumped to a 7-1 lead in the first game as Alanna Nelson served five consecutive points.
    Two of those points came on free-ball kills by the Blackhawks.

  • Wildcats oust Tell City in semifinals

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Mater Dei used strong serve reception and digging to beat Tell City 25-15, 25-18, 22-25, 25-20 in the Class 2A volleyball sectional semifinals Saturday.
    “Our hitters were swinging and had some good hits, but (the Wildcats) were in the spots,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes.
    She also said, “We weren’t aggressive serving-wise. All year we’ve had 10 to 12 aces (per match) and we had two tonight.

  • Spooktacular Events

    Zombie Walk Saturday


    TELL CITY – “Join the herd!” for the 2017 Zombie River Walk. An afternoon event, with registration starting at 5 p.m. Oct. 21 at Sunset Park, proceeds will benefit the Perry County Animal Shelter. The horde of zombies will terrorize the route from 6:30 on as walkers make their way to City Hall Park, where other outdoor activities will be held until 9 p.m.

  • Bill and Rita Mosby

    Bill L. Mosby and Rita J. Dutschke were wed at New Hope Baptist Church in Newtonville, on Oct. 17, 1987. They are the proud parents of five children: Kyle and wife, Meredith, of Tennyson, Jay and fiancée, Katy, of Evansville, Hannah of Evansville, Shane and fiancée, Isabel, of Indianapolis and Leah still at home in Lamar.

    Parents of the couple are Robert and Darlene Mosby of Rockport and Walter and Dorothy Sanders of Hawesville, Ky., and the late Kenneth M. Dutschke. Also, still living is paternal Grandma Betty Windham of Rockport.

  • Lahee - Schuetz

    Charissa Janyne Lahee and Nicholas Ryan Schuetz announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

    The future bride is the daughter of Jeffrey and Christine Lahee of Tell City. Charissa is a graduate of Tell City High School and a graduate of the University of Evansville with a master’s in health services administration. She is currently employed as a Public Health Data Analyst at the Vanderburgh County Health Department in Evansville.

  • Hall - Ippolito

    T.J. Hall and Alyssa Ippolito of Evansville announce their engagement and approaching wedding. The ceremony will take place at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 11, 2017, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Evansville.

    A reception will follow at the Old Post Office in Evansville. Formal invitations are being issued.

    Alyssa is the daughter of Alan and Lisa Ippolito.  She earned a bachelor of science degree in nursing from the University of Southern Indiana and is currently employed as a surgical-trauma intensive-care-unit nurse at Deaconess Hospital.

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