Coming Events

  • Community Events; April 25

    Knits and Knots meeting tonight


    TELL CITY – The next Knits and Knots meeting will be held Thursday, April 25, at 6:30 a.m. at Tell City First United Methodist Church. Newcomers are welcome.

    For more information, call the church at (812) 547-2800.


    Perry County Republican Lincoln day dinner Friday


  • Rome Community Center to host ‘Hoosiers & Their Hooch’ exhibit

    ROME – The Rome Community Center will host Hoosiers & Their Hooch: Perspectives on Prohibition, one of the Indiana Historical Society’s traveling exhibits, on Sunday, April 28, at the Rome Dogwood Festival. The exhibit, featuring the rise and fall of prohibition in Indiana and throughout the country, will be on display at the 1818 Rome Courthouse located in Rome, Indiana.

  • ‘Almost, Maine’ opens at Perry Central May 9

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central High School will present “Almost, Maine,” a play by John Cariani, on Thursday, May 9, at 7 p.m., Friday, May 10, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 12, at 1 p.m. at Perry Central High School in Leopold.

    Tickets will be $8.

    For reservations or questions about tickets, call (812) 827-3856 or email sdenu@live.com.

  • Legion Auxiliary poppy days May 2-4

    PERRY COUNTY – Red crepe paper poppies will be available Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4, at two Tell City locations, Noble’s IGA and Walmart. Poppy sales will begin at 8 a.m.

    The poppies are reminders of the sacrifices of the thousands of service members in all wars.

    The program is an annual event sponsored by members of Tell City’s American Legion 213 Auxiliary.

    Volunteers will take part in the nation-wide program in memory of the citizen soldiers who gave their lives in the cause of freedom.

  • Tell City great day of service May 11

    TELL CITY – This year’s annual Great Day of Service will take place Saturday, May 11. Participants will meet at 9 a.m. at the City Hall gazebo. Pastor Dan Hopkins with First Baptist Church will conduct an opening prayer.

    Churches, civic groups and individuals are all coming together to work on pre-planned projects and to share their time and talents with others.

    Anyone interested in volunteering, or for inquires about services being offered, call (812) 547-2270. In case of rain, the event will be rescheduled.

  • Saint Meinrad exhibit features artist Kathryn Waters

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting an art exhibit, called “Drawing the World,” by Kathryn Waters of Evansville. The show runs through May 12.

  • Tell City Kiwanis to host ‘Walk of Honor’

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Kiwanis is kicking off the year with a patriotic way to support the youth in our community. The “Walk of Honor” project will allow flags to be flown in Tell City’s City Hall Park in honor or memory of individuals or businesses. The American flags will exhibit community patriotism and allow the community to memorialize or honor a loved one (can be a veteran or non-veteran) or family.

  • 2019 Amphitheatre lineup: classic rock, country acts, premiere of Lincoln play

    Lincoln Amphitheatre’s 2019 performance series will continue to feature a diverse lineup of performances highlighted by appearances by rock, pop, country, classical and family entertainment.

    Molly Hatchet, John Waite, Henry Lee Summer, Ben and Noel Haggard and sons of Country Music Hall of Fame member, Merle Haggard are some of the artists who will be performing in Lincoln City.

  • Tickets available for Senior center trip to New York

    HUNTINGBURG – The Huntingburg Senior Center is sponsoring a motor coach trip to the Castles of New York, June 3 – 8, 2019. The cost of the six-day, five-night trip is $859 per person based on double occupancy and includes five breakfasts, one boxed lunch, three dinners, and visits to Boldt Castle, Singer Castle and Wing’s Castle. Also included are tours of Millbrook Vineyards and Winery, St. Lawrence River Cruise and a guided tour of the New York State Capitol Building. The five-nights lodging includes two nights at the Edgewood Resort on the St. Lawrence River.

  • Community Events; April 22

    Writers workshop at the library Tuesday


    TELL CITY – A writer’s group will meet on Tuesday, April 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Perry County Public Library in Tell City.

    Writers are encouraged to take a sample of their writing. Rough drafts and outlines are fine to use for discussion. The group is aiming to have monthly meetings to see how members’ writing grows and improves. Anyone who wishes to discuss a writing sample or who is interested in improving his or her writing is welcome to attend.