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Coming Events

  • Perry County Beekeepers to meet May 17

    LEOPOLD – Want to know which flowers the honeybees are using? Have questions about managing swarms?

    Join the Perry County Beekeepers  organization at their next meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 17,  at the FFA Building at Perry Central. Bill Gibson and Steve Hahus will discuss which plants are good sources of pollen and nectar for bees during the spring honey flow, and Bill will discuss catching swarms and general swarm management.

  • Farmers market returns June 2

    TELL CITY – Tell City’s twice-weekly farmers market will return to the Tell City Depot beginning June 2.

    Hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and 8 to 10 a.m. Saturdays. Vendors are welcome to sell locally grown fruits and vegetables. This year’s market will be adding a local beef and pork producer. For more information, call (812) 547-7933.

  • Community Events; May 7

    Humane society meeting Tuesday

     

    TELL CITY – The Humane Society of Perry County will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 8 at 6 p.m. at 5/3 Bank.

     

    Moose selling chicken and chop dinners Saturday

     

  • Garden in the Kitchen today with Purdue Extension

    TELL CITY – Join Danica Williams, Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program assistant, and Susie Murdock, master gardener, on Monday, April 30, from 5:30 to 6:30 for Springtime Garden in the Kitchen. Participants can tour raised beds, sample an easy recipe, and take home some seeds. Register with the Perry County Purdue Extension Office, (812) 547-7084, or email will1179@purdue.edu.

  • Habitat home ground-breaking set

    TELL CITY– Habitat for Humanity invites the public to attend a ground-breaking ceremony for the newest home being constructed for the Brian and Melinda Walters family. The 20th such home to be built in the community through the program, its groundbreaking is slated for 3 p.m. May 6 at 936 Ninth St. For more information, call the Habitat office at (812) 547-4805.

  • VFW serving breakfast Saturday

    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars 2939 will host a breakfast buffet from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the post home. Scrambled eggs will be served or diners can get eggs made to order. Cost is $7, which includes tax. Carryout meals will be available. The public is invited.

  • Band Aid stages May 12

    TELL CITY –  The Tell City High School Band Boosters’ Band Aid event is set for May 12. Gates at the 4-H fairgrounds open at 10:30 a.m. Acts start at noon and run through 10 p.m.

    Programs will open with the TCHS band, and the WTE Boomwacker band led by Ms. Bunch.

    Highlights of Band Aid will include performances by TunnelVision  followed by Luke Hilgenhold. The Renegades will also take the stage and the showcase will close with Dead Esther. Seating is first-come, first- serve, and it’s advised to take lawn chairs or blankets.

  • COMMUNITY EVENTS, April 19

    Lincoln Day

    dinner Saturday

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Lincoln Day dinner will be held on Saturday, April 21, at the Schergens Center in Tell City. The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. The public is invited and tickets are $20 per person. Guest speakers will include U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, State Auditor Tera Klutz, State Sen. Erin Houchin and State Rep. Stephen Bartels.

    Leopold yard sales

    Friday, Saturday

  • SOCIAL NEWS, April 19

    THE NEXT WILLIAM TELL CENTER dance will take place Saturday, April 21, from 7 to 10 p.m., with Southern Edge performing. The cost is $5 for ages 12 and up. All ages are welcome to attend.

    The Center also hosts line dancing every Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m.

    HARRY G. MYERS AMERICAN LEGION POST 142 in Cannelton hosts bingo each Friday. Doors open at 5 p.m., early bingo is held at 6 p.m. and regular bingo games begin at 7 p.m. The public is invited.

  • A heroes tribute: Honor Flight next month

    EVANSVILLE – Honor Flight will again debark May 5 and is looking for veterans who served during Dec. 7, 1941 through June 26, 1950. Any veteran, any branch, including those who didn’t serve overseas. If the members of the Tri-State of a deserving Veteran who hasn’t flown on an Honor Flight sign them up through the website at www.honorflightsi.org