Coming Events

  • Golf scramble to benefit American Cancer Society

    JASPER – The fifth-annual Karen’s Angels golf scramble will be held Saturday, April 18, at Buffalo Trace Golf Course, formerly Jasper Municipal Course.

    The scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Eastern time. Costs of $50 per person to be paid the day of the event includes 18 holes of golf, cart rental and a hotdog. Drinks will be available.

    Participants must register team names by April 13. There will be prizes for first, second and last place and for longest drive, longest putt and closest to the pin.

  • Country musician John Berry to perform free concert at Old Panther Creek Baptist

    WHITESVILLE, Ky. – Just about any country-music lover will know the name John Berry. His performance of the title track of the 1995 CD “O Holy Night” has led to his most enduring legacy. Today, his tenor voice remains an instrument to share God’s love with his audience.

    Berry will perform in concert at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 17, at Old Panther Creek Baptist Church to help the church celebrate its 200th anniversary homecoming celebration.

  • Community Events; April 2

    Maxon luncheon set for April 14


    TELL CITY – All former Maxon employees and their spouses are invited to attend a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 14, at the Patio Steak House in Tell City. Call Allen Kast at (812) 719-9849 with any questions.


    Relay For Life silent auction at ONB


  • AIDS Walk to be held April 18

    JASPER – The Patoka Valley AIDS Community Action Group and the student activities office at Vincennes University Jasper Campus will host the annual Patoka Valley AIDS walk in Jasper Saturday, April 18. 

  • Community Events; March 30

    Friends of the Library group meeting Tuesday


    TELL CITY – The Friends of the Perry County Library group will meet Tuesday, March 31, at 7 p.m. at the Tell City Public Library. The order of business will be to discuss National Library Week April 12-18.

    New members and those interested in learning more about the group’s work are welcome.

    For more information, contact Judy Howell at (812) 547-4203 or Mary Phillips at (812) 547-5024.


  • Social News; March 30

    JEANNIE WALKER hosted her monthly bunco club Wednesday evening. Winners were Hazel Davis, Sandy Davis, Jeannie Walker and Pat Dyer. The club’s next get- together will be Monday, April 27, with Mary Hackel as hostess.


  • Community Calendar; March 26

    Thursday, March 26

    Perry County Council on Aging lunch at noon; bingo 12:30 p.m. and afternoon euchre at OAKS in Cannelton.

    AA Perry County Group meeting at Schergens Center, Tell City, 10 a.m., information call 547-3730 or 547-2318.

    Community Table, Dale Presbyterian Church, free, nutritious meals to all in need of food and fellowship. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Meal served from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Doors close at 7 p.m.

    Table of Blessings will serve free hot, nutritious meals to all community members from 5 to 6 p.m. Information, call 547-0903.

  • Ferdinand to host town-wide yard sales today through Saturday

    FERDINAND – The Ferdinand Merchants and Chamber of Commerce are at it again, organizing the 13th annual Ferdinand Town-Wide Yard Sale for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 26-28.

    Entire neighborhoods will be sifting through drawers, closets, basements and attics to come up with lots of fun and fabulous finds. Most of Ferdinand’s homes have porches, garages and basements just in case the weather is unkind.

  • Community Events, March 23

    Folklore topic of Historical Society meeting today


    TELL CITY – The Tell City Historical Society will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, March 23 (today), at the museum, located at the corner of Ninth and Franklin streets.

    Due to wintry weather last month, the program scheduled for that meeting by Phil and Jeanne Wittmer will be held this month.

  • Social News; March 23

    THE MU GAMMA CHAPTER of Beta Sigma Phi will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at Evangelical United Church of Christ in the fellowship hall. Hostesses for the evening will be Rosie Boling, Trena Claise, Lee Ann Riley and George Ann Franchville.


    WANDA KEMP entertained her euchre club Tuesday, March 17, at her home in Apalona. Winners were Annette Underhill, Rosetta Roberts, Juanita Kunkler and Deanna  Rudolph.