Coming Events

  • Community Events; May 20

    Writers workshop Tuesday

    TELL CITY – A writer’s group will meet on Tuesday, May 21, 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.

    Knits and Knots meet Thursday

  • Southern rockers Molly Hatchet to perform at the Lincoln Amphitheatre June 1

    LINCOLN CITY – Rock and roll veterans Molly Hatchet will bring their famed southern rock catalog to the Lincoln Amphitheatre for a near sold out performance on Saturday, June 1. Doors for the show open at 5 p.m. and local and regional favorites Eighty-Sixt will open with a performance at 6:30 p.m. Molly Hatchet will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. All times are central.

    The June 1 performance is presented by the Perry County Community Foundation and the Spencer County Community Foundation.

  • Community Events; May 13

    D of I mother-daughter dinner Tuesday


    TELL CITY – The Daughters of Isabella mother-daughter dinner will be held Tuesday, May 14, at 6:30 p.m. Please bring a covered dish. Meat will be provided. The committee is comprised of Bonnie Weber, Carol Voges, Janet Wagner, Carol Waninger and Jo Waninger. Call Becky Hagedorn at (812) 836-2805 to make reservations.


    Coin club meeting Thursday


  • Community Events: 5-6

    Retired teachers luncheon Tuesday


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chapter of the Indiana Retired Teachers Association will meet for a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at the Patio. John Mundy, director of the Perry County Public Library, will speak after the meal. All members are encouraged to attend.


    Shogun of Japan food truck in TC Wednesday


  • William Tell triathlon Saturday

    William Tell Elementary School will host its annual Kids’ Triathlon for Grades 1-6 on Saturday, May 11. The Tell City Police Department will close and patrol Tell Street from 9 to 10:15 a.m. The triathlon has been set up for the students to run, bike and swim.  They will run from William Tell Elementary to the Tell City Public Library.  At the library they will ride their bikes to Tell City Jr-Sr High School where they will swim up to 50 yards in the pool.

  • Community Events; May 2

    Typhoons tryouts tonight


    TELL CITY – The Tri-County Swim Club will host tryouts Thursday, May 2, from 4 to 4:45 at Tell City Jr. Sr. High School. The season begins Monday, May 6. Anyone 18 years old or younger interested in joining should attend one of the sessions and sign up. More information can be found at tricountytyphoons@gmail.com.


    Emmanuel Lutheran rummage sale Saturday



    Veterans Café at Oakwood Tuesday


    TELL CITY – Oakwood Health Campus and Kindred Hospice will host a breakfast for all veterans or military personnel in the local community on Tuesday, April 30, at 9 a.m. in the assisted living dining area to show that staff are proud to serve those who have served us.

    This will be a monthly breakfast held the last Tuesday of each month giving veterans the opportunity to reconnect with old friends and to socialize over breakfast.

  • 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


  • 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.

  • ‘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 2:30 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.