Coming Events

  • St. Martin ham shoot Nov. 4

    SIBERIA – The annual St. Martin of Tours ham shoot in Siberia will take place Sunday, Nov. 4, beginning at 10 a.m. Central time. There will be a raffle, country store, bingo, homemade desserts, chili and more. The public is invited.

  • VFW pulled pork dinners each Tuesday in October
  • Huffman haunted hollow Oct. 26-27

    NEW BOSTON – The Huffman Haunted Hollow returns for two nights this season.

    The Hollow, at 13352 E. Cr. 1200 N., Evanston (New Boston), will open at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26-27 and is presented by the youth groups of St. John Chrysostom in New Boston, St. Martin in Chrisney and St. Bernard in Rockport.

    Admission is free, however donations will be accepted with all proceeds going to the area Christmas Angel Trees.

  • Haunted Cannelton Historical Walking Tours

    CANNELTON – Cannelton Historic Advancement & Revitalization Movement will host Haunted Cannelton Historical Walking Tours on Saturday, Oct. 27. Tours will begin at 6 p.m., starting at the old library under the historic gymnasium on Sixth Street. The self-guided tours will take participants to six locations along Taylor and Washington Streets.

    The cost will be $3 for singles, $5 for two adults and children 12 and under are free. Take the tour and learn some creepy history about historic Cannelton.

    Oct. 27

  • Library to host Art of Knitting with Steel Thursday

    TELL CITY – Perry County Public Library of Tell City will hold Kusari: The Art of Knitting with Steel on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 5 p.m.

    Kusari, or Japanese chainmail, was invented in the 13th century, around the time of the Mongol invasions of Japan. Used to connect plates of armor, it drapes and hangs like fabric. Today, artists use Kusari to make beautiful jewelry and body art. It’s flexibility, versatility and strength make it the perfect medium for “knitting with steel.”

  • Catholic Charities Taste & Share Nov. 10

    TELL CITY – Join Catholic Charities for the 3rd annual Taste & Share on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Schergens Center in Tell City.

  • Preparing beehives for winter, topic of workshop at Perry Central Oct. 18

    LEOPOLD – Want to make sure your hives will survive the winter? Attend the Perry County Beekeepers meeting on Oct. 18 at 6 p.m. in the FFA Building at Perry Central School.

    Topics will include ensuring hives have sufficient honey stores for the winter, winter feeding of honey bees, making sure your varroa mite treatment worked, and what the bees are currently foraging.

    Bill Gibson will demonstrate making sugar mush for late fall feeding if hives are underweight and making candy boards.

  • Tell City chili cook-off, pie baking contest Nov. 3

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Beautification Committee will host its ninth annual chili cook-off and second annual pie baking contest on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 2 to 5 pm. The event will take place in City Hall Park and along the sidewalks in front of City Hall Park.

  • Los Gozosos homes benefit Nov. 2

    DERBY – Los Gozosos joy-filled homes benefit will be held on Friday, Nov. 2, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Derby Community Center. The event is a night out for adults to raise funds for a special needs orphanage in Chimaltenango, Guatemala.

    Live music will be by Carl & Eryn Sommer and Parker Newby. A photo booth, a look into the lives of the home, silent auction, homemade jewelry from a Guatemalan women’s shelter, and live videos will be shown with the hands and feet of these missions. Catering provided by Fiesta Grande.

  • Community Events; Oct. 11

    VFW dinners each Tuesday in October


    TELL CITY – The Tell City VFW will hold a dinner every Tuesday in October, and serving from 3 to 7 p.m. Meals will cost $5.50 and include pulled pork sandwich with choice of mild, hot or regular barbecue sauce with baked beans, potato salad, and a side of onion and pickle.


    Biscuits & gravy breakfasts at Twilight Towers Oct. 20