Coming Events

  • Santa Claus ready for Christmas festivities Saturday

    SANTA CLAUS – The month-long holiday celebrations at the town of Santa Claus will reach a crescendo this weekend as the town formally welcomes Santa Claus for their annual Christmas parade. Kris Kringle will also be available at other events across the community.

    The Santa Claus Christmas Parade will be held Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. and will begin at the Holiday World parking, travel past the legion, town hall, turn left at the Dollar General and proceed through the Holiday Foods parking lot before returning to Holiday World.

  • Community Events; Dec. 6

    Friday book club meeting at Library

    TELL CITY – The Friday Book Club will meet on Dec. 7 in the Community Room of the Tell City Library at 1:30 p.m.

    Elaine Reisz will present the book report. For more information, contact Mary Phillips at (812) 547-5024. New members are always welcome.


    Santa to visit Orscheln Saturday

  • Leadership class spaghetti dinner and auction Friday

    TELL CITY – The Renaissance Leadership class of Tell City Jr.-Sr. High School will hold its annual spaghetti dinner and silent auction on Friday, Dec. 7, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Tickets for the dinner were pre sold.

    The silent auction will be held from 4:30 until the end of the third quarter varsity basketball game between Tell City and Southridge. The auction items include donations from the following businesses:

  • Community Events; Nov. 15

    Tractor club meets today

    TELL CITY – The Ohio valley tractor club will hold their monthly meeting this Thursday, Nov. 15, at Perry Central School at 7 p.m. in the Ag building.


    FFA to serve pork chop dinners Sunday

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central Future Farmers of America will have pork chop dinners on Sunday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to noon at Leopold Park in Leopold. Meals cost $8 at the event. Thank you for supporting the FFA.



    K of C breakfast Sunday


    TELL CITY – The Tell City Knights club will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Knights of Columbus. Breakfasts will be $7 for adults, $3.50 for children and veterans can eat for free.


    Moose Lodge soup & dinners Saturday


  • A salute to veterans during days of tribute

    VFW Post 2939 plans events


    TELL CITY – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 in Tell City will hold several events around the community surrounding Veterans Day.

    • A veterans visitation detail will be at Golden Living Center on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 10 a.m.

    • The VFW in Tell City will be open on Nov. 11 for Veterans Day, serving ham and beans with cornbread starting at noon. The Avenue of Flags Memorial Detail will be at 4 p.m. in Cannelton.


  • St. Augustine casino night Nov. 10

    LEOPOLD – St. Augustine Church in Leopold will host a casino night Saturday, Nov. 10, in the parish hall.

    There will be a Texas Hold’em Tournament with a $40 buy in and unlimited $20 add-ons for the first two hours.

    There will also be a euchre tourney with a $5 one-time buy in. Reservations are available with the  Texas Hold’em tourney limited to the first 50 players. There will be a jackpot drawing, food, desserts, soft drinks and beer.

    Registration will begin at 5 p.m. with the tourney starting at 6.


    K of C memorial Mass today


    TELL CITY – A memorial Mass for deceased members of Knights of Columbus Council 1172 in Tell City will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, at St. Paul Catholic Church. All members are encouraged to attend.


    K of C breakfast Sunday


  • Community Events; Oct. 29

    VFW dinners each Tuesday


    TELL CITY – The Tell City VFW will hold a dinner every Tuesday in October, serving from 3 to 7 p.m. Meals will cost $5.50 and include pulled pork sandwich with choice of mild, hot or regular barbecue sauce with baked beans, potato salad, and a side of onion and pickle.


    Habitat for Humanity HabiTREE event Friday


  • Hedgehog Hanna, petting zoo at TC library Nov. 17