Coming Events

  • Travel by train with Santa, Christmas rides in December

    TELL CITY – Santa himself will hit the rails next month for a series of holiday-themed excursion train rides leaving from the Tell City Depot. Perfect for children of all ages – and adults – the hour-long rides will include a visit with Santa, snacks and entertainment.

  • Christmas card workshop scheduled for Nov. 30

    TELL CITY – Would you like to give three people in your life very unique Christmas cards this year? Then make plans to join area scrapbook designer and card-maker Linda Lindauer at the Tell City branch of Perry County Public Library Wednesday, Nov. 30, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for a Christmas card-making workshop.

  • Community Events; Nov. 17

    Humane Society free straw giveaway Saturday


    TELL CITY – The Humane Society of Perry County will hold its annual free straw giveaway for dog houses Saturday, Nov. 19, at Orscheln’s 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    For more information, call Jim Carter at (812) 836-4842.


    Coon Club Christmas party


  • Community Events; Nov. 14

    Bristow United Pentecostal taking candy orders


    BRISTOW – Bristow United Pentecostal Church is now taking candy orders for Thanksgiving.

    All orders must be in by Friday, Nov. 18, and delivery will be on Monday, Nov. 21.

    Candy available is: plain fudge, fudge with walnuts, peanut butter fudge, peanut butter balls (Buckeyes), and peanut brittle. Fudge and Buckeyes are $7 per pound: they can also be ordered in 1/2 pound sizes. 

  • Tell City Christmas Parade Dec. 3

    TELL CITY – Entries are now being accepted for Tell City’s Christmas parade, set for Saturday, Dec. 3, at 4 p.m.. Lineup will begin at 3 p.m. in the student parking lot at Tell City High School. Trophies will be awarded for best for-profit entry, best religious entry, best nonprofit entry, best overall entry and best youth entry.

    Christmas in the Park activities are planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Watch for details.

    For more information or to enter the parade, call the Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau at (812) 547-7933.

  • Community foundation trivia contest Jan. 28

    TELL CITY – Are you ready for some fun? The Perry County Community Foundation is now accepting reservations for its seventh annual Trivia Night.

    The PCCF Advisory Board is planning a night of light-hearted competition for the know-it-all trivia junkies and some fun for those who simply enjoy supporting a good cause.

    The event will be Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Schergens Center in Tell City. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.; dinner will be served at 6 p.m. Trivia starts at 7 p.m. Reservations are required and space is limited.

  • Cannelton Christmas Parade Nov. 25

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Christmas Parade held annually by the Cannelton American Legion Unit 142 will be held on Friday, Nov. 25, at 6 p.m. Line-up will begin at 4:30 p.m. and all entries should assemble on Old Indiana 37.

    Business, community and civic groups wanting to participate should contact Arvina Bozarth at (812) 547-6284 or Martha Graves at (812) 547-1556.  Awards will be given to the top three entries in each category.

  • Neighborhood Noel will support Crisis Connection

    JASPER – You can’t buy happiness but you can support a great cause, while shopping local ... and that’s kind of the same thing!

    This Saturday, Nov. 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. EDT, some truly generous individuals led by Lori Wigand and Jen Tolbert of Jasper will host Neighborhood Noel at Jasper Engines and Transmissions West, located at 911 Division Road in Jasper.

  • Community Events; Nov. 3

    St. Meinrad American Legion selling dinners


    ST. MEINRAD – St. Meinrad American Legion will sell barbecue chicken and pork chop dinners Sunday, Nov. 13.

    Dinners will be available beginning at 7 a.m. at the Village Hut in Fulda, at the Legion Home, and at the area churches after their Masses. There will be a euchre tourney at 1 p.m. at the Legion Home followed by the maintenance and repair raffle. There will also be an open house. The public is invited to attend these events.


  • Ceramics exhibit on display at library gallery

    ST. MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting “Clay It Forward,” an exhibit of ceramics by Alisa Holen and her students.

    Holen, an assistant professor at the University of Southern Indiana, will exhibit her works, along with that of some of her students, from now through Dec. 3.

    Holen earned a Master of Fine Arts at the University of Iowa in 2004. Since then, she has been teaching and showing her work regionally and nationally. She currently has a solo exhibit in the International Gallery of Contemporary Art in Anchorage, AK.