Today's News

  • Katterhenry 90th birthday party

    TELL CITY – The family of Glenn Katterhenry will host a 90th birthday celebration with a dessert reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16 at the Tell City United Methodist Church basement. The family requests no gifts.

  • Flamion completes basic military training

    PERRY COUNTY – Air Force Airman 1st Class Jonathan P. Flamion recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

    Flamion completed an intensive, eight-week program including training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills.

    Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an Associate in Applied Science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

  • Elsa Dawn Montgomery

    Marie Materson and Logan Montgomery of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Elsa Dawn, who was delivered at 8:10 a.m. Oct. 1 at Jasper Memorial Hospital.

    She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Maternal grandparents are Paul and Judy Masterson of Chrisney.

    Paternal grandparents are Larry and Della Montgomery of Tell City.

    Maternal great grandparents are Viola and the late John Masterson of Chrisney and the late Warden and Glenda Jackson of Rockport.

  • Adalynn Lee Hinton

    Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hinton of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Adalynn Lee. She was delivered Sept. 16, 2014, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.

    Adalynn weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches long.

    She has a brother, Wyatt, 4.

    Mrs. Hinton is the former Sara Hess.

    Paternal grandparents are Chuck and Lisa Hinton of Cannelton.

    Maternal grandparents are Rick and Rhonda Hess of Tell City.

  • Wes and Jayme Deom

    Wes and Jayme Deom of Tell City celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary by attending a ballgame at the Great American Ball Park stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. The ballpark was a stop on the couple’s honeymoon.

    Wes and the former Jayme Poehlein were married in June 2004, in Tennessee. They have three children, Avery, 9; Easton, 3, and Archer, 1.

    Wes has been employed at Webb Wheel for more than seven years. Jayme is a licensed practical nurse by profession and currently is a stay-at-home mom.

  • Charles and Mary Alice Ruxer

    Charles and Mary Alice Ruxer will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary at a 10:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day Mass offered by the Rev. Anthony Vinson in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House Chapel.

    Charles Ruxer and the former Mary Alice Ringeman were married Nov. 11, 1944, in the Saint Meinrad Abbey church. Attendants were Othmar Ringeman, Lee Edgar Ruxer, Angela Ruxer Volz and Thelma Scott Copeland.

    Mr. and Mrs. Ruxer are the parents of Terry Ruxer, Karen Ruxer Springston and Mark Ruxer. They have nine grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

  • Tell City police investigating incident at Pour Haus


    TELL CITY – A criminal investigation is underway into an alleged Nov. 1 battery at the Pour Haus.

    According to Tell City Police, officers were called to the restaurant and pub after a patron was allegedly injured in an alteration.

  • Soggy Veterans Day
  • Veterans need drivers

    PERRY COUNTY – Volunteers are greatly needed to drive a Disabled American Veterans van “one or two times per month or as available and willing,” according to Wayne Hubert.

    The county’s veterans services officer said drivers are needed to take people to appointments Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at a New Albany clinic and a hospital in Louisville, Ky. The time for each trip normally doesn’t exceed six hours.

    No chauffeur’s license is required but volunteers must pass a Veterans Affairs physical, Hubert added.

  • Swearing to serve and protect