Coming Events

  • 1924 history of Tell City to be shared Monday

    TELL CITY – The program for the next meeting of the Tell City Historical Society on Monday, Jan. 28, will be a 1924 essay written by S. A. Brazee who was one of the early founders of Tell City. It will include history about early businesses on Main Street. The society will meet at 6 p.m. at the museum. The public is invited to learn about Tell City’s beginning.

  • Volunteer training for Winter Shelter Monday

    TELL CITY – Another meeting of volunteers interested in assisting with Perry County Winter Shelter, a program that will provide warm overnight accommodations in area churches for people who do not have secure housing, will meet for training at 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at First Baptist Church in Tell City. Those attending should use the Jefferson Street entrance. Several more volunteers are needed to make the program a success. Anyone interested in learning more is invited to attend.

  • Woodland invasive species course planned

    PERRY COUNTY – Are invasive species of trees or plants invading your woodlot? Want in-depth training on the removal of invasive species? Need credit to renew your Category 2 pesticide license? Purdue Extension is offering a three-session, in-depth training on woodland invasive species management. Extension Forester Ron Rathfon and Nursery Inspector Angela Rust will offer their expertise in identifying and managing weed and insect pests as well as exotic plant diseases.

  • Appalachian Trail portrait series coming to Krempp Gallery

    JASPER – The Krempp Gallery at the Jasper Arts Center is pleased to present the works of former Jasper native, now living in Boulder, Colo., photographer Chet Strange and Richmond, Va., photographer Parker Michels-Boyce for the month of February.

    Meet the artists and listen to a Gallery Talk during the Opening Reception, at the Krempp Gallery on Thursday, Feb. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. A cash bar and refreshments will be served.

  • SWCD Annual Meeting Feb. 4

    BRISTOW – The 71st Annual meeting of the Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District will be held on Monday, Feb. 4, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Bristow Community Center.

  • Community Events; Jan. 17

    Coin club meets today


    TELL CITY – River Cities Coin Club will meet in the community room at Fifth-Third Bank in Tell City Thursday, Jan. 17. Doors open at 6 p.m. Meeting starts at 7 p.m. For more information, call (812) 547-3974. Public welcome.


    Writers workshop set for Tuesday


  • St. Meinrad black history lecture Feb. 12

    ST. MEINRAD –  Shannen Dee Williams, assistant professor of history at Villanova University, will deliver the annual Black History Lecture at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

    Her lecture, “The Real Sister Act: Black Catholic Sisters in the United States,” will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m. Central Time in St. Bede Theater.

  • Community Events; Jan. 14

    Coin club meeting Jan. 17


    TELL CITY – River Cities Coin Club Meeting in community room at Fifth-Third Bank in Tell City Thursday, Jan. 17. Doors open at 6 p.m. Meeting starts at 7 p.m. For more information, call (812) 547-3974. Public welcome.


    Writers workshop Jan. 22


  • Community Events; Dec. 31

    PCMH auxiliary board meeting Friday


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Board will meet Friday, Jan. 4, at 8:30 a.m. It will be held in the Conference Room at the hospital.


    County’s Republicans to celebrate new year Jan. 6


    TELL CITY – The Perry County Republican Party will gather to celebrate the new year on Sunday, Jan. 6, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Pour Haus.


  • Community Events; Dec. 27

    Knight’s Club breakfast Jan. 13


    TELL CITY – Tell City Knights Club is hosting a breakfast buffet on Sunday, Jan. 13, from 8 a.m. to noon, located at 97 Tell St., Tell City. The menu is all-you-can eat and includes scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, French toast sticks, coffee, juice and milk. Cost is $7.50 or $3.50 for kids 12 and under.