Coming Events

  • Health screenings planned

    TELL CITY – The Home Health Department of Perry County Memorial Hospital will provide free blood pressure and glucose (sugar) screenings this month from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, at Oakwood Villas in Tell City and from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, at Twilight Towers in Tell City.

    Screenings are also offered at the Tell City Wal-Mart Tuesday mornings from 8:30 to 10 a.m.

    For more information, contact PCMH Home Health at 547-0230.

  • It’s a Girl Thing set for Aug. 18

    TELL CITY – All Perry County girls, grades K-12, are invited to attend a pizza party and participate in “It’s A Girl Thing!” an event that will feature dancing, cheering, crafts, on-land water games, an informational tour of Camp Koch and cookie decorating. Girls should dress in jeans or knee-length shorts, T-shirts and shoes and socks for hiking. They should wear swimsuits under jeans or shorts for water games and take a towel to dry off with.

  • Social News

    PROSPECTIVE NEW MEMBERS are invited to attend the monthly meeting of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 213, scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, at the post home in Tell City. The organization always welcomes women who want to learn more about the auxiliary and its work. Charlotte Lindauer will preside at the meeting. All members are encouraged to attend.

    THE CLASS OF 1966 GAL PAL LUNCH will be held at noon Thursday, Aug. 14, at The Patio restaurant.

  • Bicentennial old-time fashion show planned

    TELL CITY – To celebrate Perry County’s bicentennial Saturday, Nov. 1, an old-time fashion show will be presented with the help of the Lafayette Spring Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Eli Huston Murray Chapter, Daughters of the Union.

    All eras of clothing from Perry County history are welcomed.

    Participants must register and provide a description of the outfit to be worn.

    Call Lena Joyal at 619-0708 or Molly Hall at 547-3746 for more information or to register.

  • Make-A-Wish charity golf event Monday

    EVANSVILLE – St. Mary’s Children’s Services and Old National Bank present the fifth annual Make-A-Wish charity golf event, Monday, Aug. 11, at the Evansville Country Club.

    Special guest Eddie Payton will be there for a meet and greet and photo opportunity with all participants in the afternoon. Payton is a retired running back of the Minnesota Vikings, and now head golf coach at Jackson State University.

    The event is open to the public and nonmembers are invited to participate. Foursome slots are still available.

  • Community Events

    Zumba weekly at Schergens Center
    TELL CITY – Everbody’s in Tell City and Perry County Wellness sponsor Zumba classes at the Schergens Center at 6:30 p.m. every Monday. Cost is $3 per class or $12 for five sessions.

    Perry County students are admitted to classes for free. Those attending are asked to wear athletic shoes, take water and a towel and to arrive a few minutes early to sign in.

  • Reunions

    • Tell City Class of 2004 will host its 10-year class reunion at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, at the Knights of Columbus. Tickets will be available at the door for $30 per person and will include drinks and dinner catered by New Boston Tavern. For more information, email tellcityclassof2004@gmail.com or call Zac at (812) 547-8630.

    • Tell City Class of 1964 will hold its 50th reunion Friday, Aug. 8, at the Hoosier Heights Country Club in Tell City. Guests may arrive beginning at 6 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $20 per person.

  • Social News

    THE CLASS OF 1966 GAL PAL LUNCH will be held at noon Thursday, Aug. 14, at The Patio restaurant.

    THE ST. MICHAEL CHURCH ST. ANN SOCIETY will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18 in Father Marendt Hall. Hostesses will be Margaret Shank, Mary Jo Shellenberg, Pauline Thorn and Helen Wittman.

    Refreshments will be served and the meeting will be followed by bingo.
    THE BRISTOW COMMUNITY CENTER holds euchre games at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday.

  • ‘Widder’s Landing’ author Eddie Price to sign books at Blue Heron

    ROCKY POINT – Blue Heron Farm will play host to a book signing and evening of musical memories from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8.

  • Tell City Junior-Senior High School enrollment Aug. 4, schedules, book rental online or in person Aug. 5-7

    TELL CITY - Students in grades seven through 12 who were not enrolled in the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. on the last day of the 2013-14 school year are asked to come to Tell City Junior-Senior High School to enroll between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.  Monday, Aug. 4.

    Students who attended William Tell Elementary last year do not need to enroll. Orientation for seventh  graders and any students new to the corporation will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5.