Today's News

  • Police eye clues to unsolved murders




    TROY – More than a month after the bodies of a man and woman were pulled from the Ohio River, troopers with the Indiana State Police continue to seek information to solve what they say are two murders.

  • Perry Central track awards presented

    Perry Central recently presented its track awards for the 2016 season.

  • Tell City athletes claim spring sports awards

    TELL CITY - Tell City's spring sports awards program was held Tuesday.

  • Perry County applicants sought for 4-H fair pageants

    PERRY COUNTY – Young women ages 15 to 21 interested in serving as Miss Perry County 2016 or Junior Miss Perry County 2016 are encouraged to enter this summer’s pageants.

    Contestants must reside in Perry County. Any young woman, who previously ran for Miss Perry County 4-H Fair and who did not receive the queen title and is within the age range, is eligible to apply.

    Applications can be picked up at the Perry County 4-H Extension office, at Tell City and Perry Central high schools or emailed directly.

  • Alpine House to hold poker run June 25

    CANNELTON – The Alpine House in Tell City will host a Poker Run June 25, to benefit the local Toys for Tots program and local veterans.

    The run will begin at Cannelton American Legion Post 142, with registration from 9 to 11 a.m. The group will ride out at 11 a.m. and the entry fee will be $10. Stops will include Alpine House, Bandon Tavern, Alton American Legion and Derby Tavern.

  • Clayton-Henrickson

    Kelsey Lee Clayton and Eric Dean Henrickson of Tell City announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. The ceremony will take place June 18, 2016, at Tell City United Methodist Church at 4:30 p.m. The reception will immediately follow the ceremony at the Schergens Center.

    The bride-to-be is the daughter of Betty and Bob Clayton of Santa Claus and Miriam Whitaker of Chrisney. The future groom is the son of Sandy and Brad Henrickson of Tell City.

  • Lynda and Donald Hess

    Lynda and Donald Hess of Derby celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary June 12, 2016. The couple was married June 12, 1976, at St. Augustine Church in Leopold.

    They have three children, Kristel Kratzer of Derby, Jennifer Patrick and Jason Hess, both of Tell City, and three grandchildren, Alexis Kratzer and Alyssa and Lillian Patrick.

    Donald is employed at Mulzer Crushed Stone and Lynda is employed at Perry Central Schools.

  • June “Yard of the Month” winners announced

    TROY – Randy, Debbie, Lily and Madeline Lindauer of 410 Walnut St. in Troy are the winners of the community’s Yard of the Month for June. The home has been in the family since 1892 and they have lived there for 30 years.

    The Town of Troy implemented a Yard of the Month program this spring and awards will be presented from April through September each year. All residents (including renters and those living in annexed areas) of Troy are eligible to vote and be selected. Employees and their families are not eligible.

  • Community Events; June 13

    Lunch and Learn event June 23


    TELL CITY – The Villas will host a “Lunch and Learn” Thursday, June 23, at noon at the Villa Club House. Christi Vaal with Adaptive Healthcare will be the guest speaker discussing what services Adaptive delivers in comprehensive home care solutions for the community.

    Adaptive will also hold a free blood-pressure clinic from 9 to 10:30 a.m., prior to the Lunch and Learn.

  • New book offers reflections of Archabbey

    ST. MEINRAD – A new book, “Conversations in the Abbey, Volume 2: The Next Generation of Senior Monks of Saint Meinrad Reflects on Their Lives,” features in-depth interviews with 11 monks of Saint Meinrad Archabbey.