Coming Events

  • 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.

  • 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.


    • Tell City Class of 1953 will hold a luncheon and informal reunion at noon Wednesday, Aug. 6 at the Patio Steakhouse.

    • Tell City Class of 1952 will hold a reunion luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Hoosier Heights Country Club in Tell City. No reservations are necessary.

  • Bicentennial old-time fashion show planned

    TELL CITY – To celebrate Perry County’s bicentennial, an old-time fashion show will be presented  Saturday, Nov. 1, 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.

  • Friday reunion to mark pool’s 50 years

    A reunion is planned for 6:10 p.m. Friday for all past workers and supporters to mark the 50th anniversary of the opening of John F. Kennedy Pool.

    The event will be held in Musik Hall in City Hall Park. The public is encouraged to take photos or other memorabilia. For more information, call Tony Hollinden at 547-3441.

  • Wine garden Saturday in City Hall Park

    The seventh annual Schweizer Fest Wine Garden in City Hall Park will feature Perry County wineries Blue Heron and Winzerwald. They will be joined by Scout Mountain Winery, Monkey Hollow Winery, Pepper’s Ridge Winery, River City Winery and Best Vineyards. There is a $10 entry fee and ID will be required. Hours are noon to 6 p.m.

  • Kids’ talents on display during street car parade

    TELL CITY – Youngsters’ creativity will be on display Wednesday evening, Aug. 6, during the Schweizer Fest Street Car Parade.

    Registration of street-car entries will begin at 6:45 p.m. in front of Hauenstein’s in the 500 block of Main Street.

    The parade will start at 7:30 p.m. from the corner of Main and Franklin streets and will advance up Main Street to City Hall Park. Prizes will be awarded to contestants in various age categories around 7:45 p.m.

  • Kaffee Klatch breakfast returns Wednesday

    Epsilon Omega Chapter of Kappa Kappa Kappa will host its traditional Kaffee Klatch breakfast for the 40th year Wednesday, Aug. 6, at Evangelical United Church of Christ.

    Breakfast will begin this year at 7 a.m. and continue until 10. Tickets are $7 for adults, $3 for children 6 to 12. Younger children can eat for free. Tickets are available through Tri Kappa members and at Old National or German American banks.  For more information, call Jodi Robinson at 719-7404.