Coming Events

  • Community Events; April 4

    Lip synch battle Saturday


    TELL CITY – The Tell City Renaissance Leadership class will host the 12th annual lip sync competition on Saturday, April 6. The event will be held in the auditorium beginning at 7 p.m., doors open at 6:15. The public is invited to the event at $3 per student and $5 per adult.


    PCMH geranium sales continue


  • Dragging Main again set for Cannelton Streets

    CANNELTON – The annual Dragging Main Redbud event set for Cannelton will be Saturday April 13. The Cannelton drag plays on bygone times when one of the major gathering spots brought many through town on their way to the Cannelton Locks and Dam.

  • Sunshine and Rainbows pageant fundraiser April 14

    TELL CITY – A baby to teen pageant fundraiser, Sunshine and Rainbows for Charlie, will be held Sunday, April 14, at the Tell City Depot at 2 p.m. Contestant categories are from 0 to 16 years old. Registration fee is $15.

    Age groups are 0-11 months, 12-23 months and 3-4 years. A Sunday Best Dress category will be for ages 5-7 years, 8-9 years, 10-13 years and 14-16 years. The last four age groups can be formal or pageant wear.

    Contestants will all receive a goodie bag. First, second and third places will receive a ribbon and medal in each category.

  • Orscheln, Humane Society plan Easter egg hunt April 13

    TELL CITY – Orscheln Farm & Home will host its annual Easter-egg Hunt from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 13.  Registration will begin at 11:45 a.m.

    A $1 donation will be requested and all proceeds will benefit the Humane Society of Perry County.  For more information, contact the store at (812) 547-7444.

    The Humane Society will also be accepting new or recycled plastic eggs to help with future hunts.  Donated eggs may be dropped off at Orscheln Farm & Home.

  • Community Events; April 1

    RFD annual meeting Today


    ROME – The annual meeting of the Rome Fire Department will be held Monday, April 1, at the Rome Community Center at 7 p.m. Three directors are up for election this year. Dues for the year are $30 for the first property. 

    Additional properties are $15 each. Dues must be paid by April 1 to be eligible to vote. They can be paid at the annual meeting.

    Contact Terry Sutcliffe at (812) 836-2639 for additional information.


  • Tell City’s second half-marathon set for April 6

    TELL CITY– EverBody’s Fun & Fitness Center will host the second annual Tell City Half Marathon and 5K on April 6. The public is invited to take part for a run/walk on the streets of Tell City, county and state roads, and the Ohio and Windy Creek Greenways.

  • Community Events; March 28

    Vendor sales at Fifth-Third Saturday


    TELL CITY – Fifth-Third Bank in Tell City will be hosting an open house for the public with vendors on Saturday, March 30, from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Vendors available selling their wares will be Bees Bargains, Color Street, Thirty One Gifts, Unique, Young Living and Norwex.


    Sons of the Legion dinners Sunday


  • Annual TCJSHS art show starts April 1

    TELL CITY – The 15th annual Tell City High School Art Show will be held April 1-5 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The show will be available to the public at additional times on April 4 from 4 to 6 p.m. and on April 5 from 3:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The event will be held in the school library media center.

    During the school day, visitors to the show must sign in at the office, and are asked to park in the teacher’s and visitor’s parking lot. Visitors are also able to cast votes for their favorite artworks. 

  • Community Events; March 21

    Beekeepers meeting  today


    LEOPOLD – Thinking about getting started in bees? Spring is the time to do it. The Perry County Beekeepers organization is offering a Getting Started with Bees workshop on Thursday, March 21, at 6 p.m. in the FFA Building at Perry Central. Experienced beekeeper Bill Gibson will discuss getting started with bees, including methods of obtaining bees, preparing to catch swarms, what a “nucleus hive” is, and how to use swarms or “nucs” to start a new colony.

  • Community Events; March 18

    Oakwood food truck fundraiser today


    TELL CITY – Oakwood Health Campus will hold a Trilogy Food Truck Fundraiser to help support local veterans on Monday, March 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. by selling barbecue pork sandwich dinners consisting of a sandwich, beans, slaw and a cookie for $5. The Trilogy Food Truck will be parked in the lower lot of Noble’s IGA in Tell City. For businesses or factories wanting to place a pre-order to be delivered contact Whitney at (812) 547-2333.