Coming Events

  • Veteran injured in Iraq to speak at Will Read and Sing for Food

    FERDINAND – Sally Saalman-Mosby, who was involved in what the New York Times described as “one of the worst days in the history of women in American military” following a deadly ambush in Fallujah, will talk about her experience during a special Will Read and Sing for Food Show at 7:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, June 16, at Ferdinand American Legion.

    The June 23, 2005, wartime tragedy left three women soldiers dead. Three male Marines, including two who provided security for the cargo truck, were also killed.

  • Community Events; June 9

    Landlord group meeting Friday


    TELL CITY – The South Central Indiana Landlord Association will meet Friday, June 10, at 9 a.m. at the Tell City Ivy Tech campus. Tell City Mayor Jim Adams will be present to take any questions.

    Call (262) 458 4782 with any questions.


    Lunch and Learn event June 23


  • 90s alt-rockers Cracker to perform at the Lincoln Amphitheatre June 10
  • Community Events; June 6

    Class of ‘49 to meet Saturday


    CANNELTON – The Cannelton High School class of 1949 will celebrate its 67th class reunion at The Patio Steakhouse Saturday, June 11, beginning at noon. For further information, call (812) 566-0654.

    The Patio Steakhouse is located on Indiana 66.


    Cook-York reunion Sunday


  • Humane Society yard sale Friday, Saturday

    TELL CITY – The Humane Society of Perry County will soon accept donations for a yard sale set to take place Friday and Saturday, June 3-4.

    On June 1 and 2, items may be left at the VFW located at 301 Main St., from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, call (812) 836-4842 or (812) 619-0447.

  • Purdue Extension to attend Dazzling Daylily Festival

    OWENSBORO – For its program for the month of June, The Purdue Master Gardeners of Dubois, Perry and Spencer counties will attend the Dazzling Daylilies Festival Walk and Talk Luncheon at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden in Owensboro, Ky. Tuesday, June 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The cost to attend is $12 and should be paid in advance.

    The group will carpool from the Extension Office in Chrisney at 9:30 a.m. the morning of the event.

  • School closed, pool open
  • Program to explore the fascinating world of insects

    PERRY COUNTY – Purdue Extension-Perry County is sponsoring a hands-on program for youth to learn about insects. This two- day program is open to students who have completed grades 3-12 and will be held June 13-14 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Perry County Fairgrounds.

  • Nature field day June 25 at Tipsaw

    PERRY COUNTY – The 14th annual ‘Adventures with Nature’ field day will be held at Tipsaw Lake, on Saturday, June 25. Perry County Spencer County Soil and Water Conservation Districts, Purdue Extension Perry County and the USDA Forest Service continue to collaborate to make this event possible.

    Activities will get underway at 9 a.m.

  • Lafayette re-enactor to present at The Depot

    TELL CITY – David Best, in person as Marquis de Lafayette, will give a presentation Sunday, June 5, at 1 p.m. at the Tell City Depot.

    Mr. Best as Lafayette will tell of his early years in the Chateau of Chavaniac in the French province of Auvergne, of his father’s death when Lafayette was two, of his mother’s death when he was 12 and of his paternal grandmother who taught him the values of knighthood.