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Coming Events

  • Workshop will showcase spring hive chores

    LEOPOLD – Want to learn how to move honeybees from a “nuc” to a full hive? Bring your bee jacket and join the Perry County Beekeepers on Thursday, April 19.

    Beekeepers are encouraged to take extra jackets and hoods for those who do not yet have protective equipment.

  • Masonic lodge’s annual car show May 6

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Masonic Lodge #623’s 14th annual car show will be held on Sunday, May 6. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and ends at noon. Judging begins at 11 a.m.

    Awards will be presented approximately 2 p.m. Ten top awards will be awarded for 1990 and newer cars; 25 top awards will be awarded for 1989 and older cars. Best of show GM, best of show Ford and best of show Mopar and other special trophies awarded. Concessions will be available. Good food, fun and entertainment.

  • ‘Chronicles of Narnia’ in papier-mâché
  • Historical society to highlight service stations

    TELL CITY – The monthly meeting of the Tell City Historical Society will be April 23 at 6 p.m. at the museum at Ninth and Franklin streets. Local ‘filling stations’ that have come and gone will be the focal reminiscent theme.

    The public is invited, and invited to take a friend, old photos and old memories. The host for the evening will be Barb Lautner.

  • Oakwood to host trivia night, '50's themed volunteer recognition

    TELL CITY – Oakwood Health Campus will host Wine & Trivia Night, Tuesday, April 17, at 6:30 p.m. Teams will consist of four participants. Call Polly Story or Whitney Zellers at (812) 547-2333 to preregister teams. Prizes will be awarded for the winning team.

    The staff would also like to recognize community volunteers for all they do for the community. To do so, a 1950s theme volunteer recognition will be held Wednesday, April 25, at 2 p.m.

  • Legion Auxiliary poppy day set for May 3-5

    PERRY COUNTY – Red crepe paper poppies will be available Thursday through Saturday, May 3-5, at three Tell City locations, Noble’s IGA, Wal-mart and Cash Saver. 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.

  • Partners in Pride awards resume next month

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Common Council and Mayor Jim Adams will continue to recognize residents and businesses this summer with Partners in Pride Awards.

  • Great Day of Service returns Saturday

    TELL CITY – This year’s annual Great Day of Service will take place this Saturday. Participants will meet at 9 a.m. at the City Hall gazebo.

    Pastor Dan Hopkins with First Baptist Church in Tell City said the outpouring of support from Perry Countians “show god’s love in a practical way.” Hopkins stated, “It’s an example of servant evangelism, sharing that love with one another. It’s a good way to be a blessing to someone else.” He hopes it will help people think how to be positive every day.

  • County’s 56th Dogwood tour April 21-22

    PERRY COUNTY – The 56th annual Dogwood Tour will roll through  some of Perry County’s most scenic areas April  21-22 with activities in several locations. Included in the plans are an inaugural morel mushroom festival at Tipsaw Lake and a classic car and truck show in Rome.

    Activities will begin Saturday, April 21, with the county’s first morel festival. Registration will be that morning at Tipsaw Lake and activities will include programs about morel mushroom habitat, identification and safety with staff from the U.S. Forest Service on hand.

  • COMMUNITY EVENTS April 2018 onward

     

    Charlie Tuggle Memorial Ride April 28

     

    TELL CITY – The 11th annual Charlie Tuggle Memorial Ride will be held Saturday, April 28, at Braunie’s Bar in Tell City. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 11. All vehicles will leave at 11 a.m. and will return at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome and Jeeps and SUVs are welcome. Donations will be made to Shriners Children’s Hospital and Schreiber Family Charities. Other sponsors are Logos and Performance Cycle.