CANNELTON – Cannelton City Schools announced plans to participate in the Summer Food Service Program. Free meals will be made available to all children 18 years of age and under and to those over 18 years who are enrolled in a state-approved education program for the mentally or physically disabled.
Free meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children. There will be no discrimination in the course of meal service.
TELL CITY – Congratulations to Shane Lasher, a senior at Tell City Junior-Senior High School, for being named a 2017 Indiana Academic All-Star. From across the state, only 40 Indiana Academic All-Stars and 50 Regional All-Stars will be honored at the awards luncheon this spring in Indianapolis to recognize their academic achievement.
CANNELTON – If the county decides to lease the Can-Clay grounds back to the manufacturer, Cannelton City Schools wants a piece of whatever finances come down the pipe. Schools Superintendent Dr. Alva Sibbitt met with county commissioners Tuesday during the board’s regular session at the high school to plead that case.
TELL CITY—A lack of hitting was the main factor in Tell City baseball losses Saturday and Monday.
The Marksmen had only two hits in a 3-2 PAC loss to Gibson Southern Saturday.
Tretter Lyons blasted a double for one of the Tell City hits.
Gibson Southern scored all its runs in the fourth inning.
Preston Hendershot pitched the first six innings for Tell City to take the loss and Ryan Morgan relieved him in the seventh. They each walked none and struck out none.
TELL CITY—Perry Central won seven of 16 events but used its depth to beat Tell City 67-65 in boys track Thursday.
Perry Central took both second and third place in six of the 13 individual events.
John Bashor won the 800-meter run in 2:15 and teamed with Logan Hubert, Chase James and Creek Wright to win the 3200 relay in 11:03.41.
CANNELTON – Perry County Animal Shelter will host a low-cost spay and neuter clinic May 31. Dogs under 85 pounds will cost $60 and cats $40. Rabies vaccines will be $10 unless vaccinated in past 12 months.
Dogs and/or cats from low-income Indiana families will cost 20. Space is limited. To register, pet owners must visit the animal shelter and register before May 11. Payment is due at the time of registration. Surgery date is May 31.