Today's News

  • Vegetarian cuisine workshop Wednesday

    TELL CITY – Tell City Seventh-day Adventist Church will offer a culinary experience in vegetarianism from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the church. The event is free and open to the public. The church is at 434 13th Street in Tell City.

  • Gospel Thanksgiving concert planned for Saturday

    TROY – Troy First Christian Church will present its annual Gospel Thanksgiving in Song. The public and all churches and denominations are most welcome.

    The program will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, in the Tell City Junior-Senior High School auditorium.

    Doors will open at 4 p.m. Special guests include Jeremy Calloway, Hoosier Harmony, Ryan Seaton and Conquerors Quartet.

    For more information, call Ray Howard at Troy First Christian Church at (812) 482-2262.

  • United Pentecostal now taking candy orders

    BRISTOW – Bristow United Pentecostal is taking candy orders for Thanksgiving. Candy includes fudge, fudge with walnuts, peanut butter fudge, peanut butter balls (buckeyes) and peanut brittle.

    All fudge varieties and buckeyes are $3.50 per half pound. Peanut brittle is $2.50 per patty. Call 843-4747 to place an order. Friday, Nov. 21, is the last day to order. Delivery will be Monday, Nov. 24.

  • Mu Gamma holiday auction to take place Tuesday

    TELL CITY – Mu Gamma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will have its annual holiday auction Tuesday, Nov. 18, at Evangelical United Church of Christ.

    The doors will open at 6 p.m. with an auction beginning at 6:30. Scott Dixon will be the auctioneer for the event.

    Members will provide handmade gifts and decorations as well as homemade baked goods to be auctioned off at this event. There will also be a tasting of the Holiday and Old English cheeseballs to be made by the sorority in December.

  • Taste of the Holidays event canceled

    TELL CITY – Due to a lack of vendor participation, The Taste of the Holidays event scheduled for Friday, Nov. 21, has been canceled.

  • Community Events

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

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  • Buntin joins Deaconess VNA Plus staff

    TELL CITY – Tara Buntin, a registered nurse, has joined the Tell City office of Deaconess VNA Plus as a staff nurse.

    A resident of Santa Claus, Buntin earned an associate’s degree in nursing from Vincennes University.

    She was previously employed by Safe at Home in Bedford.

  • Keasling of Jonathan Jennings Daughters chapter earns genealogy award

    CORYDON – The Jonathan Jennings Chapter, of the Daughters of 1812 met Nov. 1, in Corydon, with president Carol Seales presiding. Seales welcomed Jeanne Vest, prospective member, as a guest.

    An announcement was made that Lynne Keasling earned the 2014 Willard C. Heist Family Genealogy Award. Keasling researched and published several books of family history and has helped numerous women obtain proof for membership in the society, Daughters of the Union and Daughters of 1812.

  • K of C Memorial Mass today

    TELL CITY – The Knights of Columbus will hold a Memorial Mass at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17 (today), at St. Paul Catholic Church in Tell City.

    The Mass will be held in remembrance of all deceased Knights of Columbus members, especially those who have passed away since the last Memorial Mass.

    Everyone is welcome.

  • Learning about newspapers

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