Today's Features

  • TELL CITY – Miss Schweizer Fest pre-teen 2017 winner Graci Senn has developed a love for and competitive drive to exhibit her skills in local and upcoming national pageants. The outgoing and energetic 12-year-old from Tell City has already generated an impressive run of crowning achievements at pageantry contests.

  • By Jeneen Wiche


    We enjoyed sweet potatoes all winter long from a fantastic harvest last fall. In fact, I still have a crate full in the basement that will feed us this summer. I planted out about 25 organic slips purchased from Country Corner Greenhouse in Shepherdsville in late May and by early November, we had four nursery crates full of one of nature’s perfect foods. Seven months and counting in storage with no spoilage is impressive.

  • My name is Janna Hoehn, I am a 28-year resident of Maui, Hawaii. Eight years ago, my husband and I made our first trip to Washington, D.C. Because Vietnam was the war that was going on while I was in high school, the first memorial on my list was the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. Even though I never knew anyone killed in Vietnam, I wanted an rubbing of one of the names.

  • Deer Creek Baptist shows this and next Sunday


    TELL CITY – A play presented by children, “Just a Little Christmas,” will be at Deer Creek Baptist Church on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. A fellowship will follow.

    The choir will present Emmanuel: Celebrating Heaven’s Child on Sunday morning, Dec. 23, at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Christain Watkins will bring the message following the choir presentation. All are welcome to these events.


  • Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Begle of Huntingburg will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Dec. 22. A dinner for invited guests will be held at 11 a.m., EST, followed by an open house from 1 to 3 p.m., EST, at Venue 1408 in Huntingburg. A Mass will follow at 5 p.m., EST, at St. Mary’s Church in Huntingburg.

  • Methodist chili supper Dec. 12


    CANNELTON – The Cannelton, Rome and Tobinsport Methodist churches will host a free chili supper Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 5 to 7 p.m. This supper will be at the Methodist church in Cannelton, 214 S Third St. The public is welcome.


    Bristow Pentecostal candy orders by Dec. 15


    BRISTOW – The United Pentecostal Church in Bristow is now taking candy orders for Christmas.

  • Ovalee August and Dorothy Ann LaGrange celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Thanksgiving. Mr. LaGrange and the former Dorothy Boerste were married on Nov. 25, 1948, at St. Mark Catholic Church in Tell City.

    The LaGranges are the parents of eight children, David, Mary, Debbie, Sheila, Joan, John, Tim and Stan; they have 23 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.