Today's Features

  • You may be surprised to learn what a huge difference you can make by feeding wild birds right outside your own door or window.  A large-scale winter storm, with deep snow or ice cover, cuts off many birds from their natural food supplies and can actually cause them to starve by the thousands and even millions.

    Backyard bird feeding can make a real contribution to their survival and even thriving during the winter months. Here are 10 pointers for a successful winter bird feeding season:

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Peter and Gayle Krause of Newburgh and Dean and Theresa Smith of Jasper announce the engagement of their children, Katie L. Krause and Evan T. Smith, both of Evansville. The wedding is planned for June 22, 2019, at Epworth United Methodist Church in Evansville, with a reception immediately following the ceremony at Rolling Hills Country Club in Newburgh. Formal invitations are being issued.

  • In a Sunday afternoon service on April 28, the Rev. Jeff McCarn was installed as minister of Evangelical United Church of Christ by officials of the Lincolnland Association of the Indiana-Kentucky Conference of the United Church of Christ. 

  • Jamie Janise Anderson and Jeffrey Wayne Brumfield were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony on April 20, 2019, at 4:20 p.m. in Derby. Jeff and Jamie wrote and spoke their vows. The bride was given away by her father, Greg Anderson. Ruben Vincent officiated. A reception followed at the Twin Lake Cedar Cabins in Derby.

  • ST. MEINRAD – Three seminarians received the order of deacon from the Most Rev. Charles Thompson, archbishop of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Church Saturday.

    The newly ordained deacons are Jinho (Paul) Kim and Taesang (Andrew) Yun, both of the Diocese of Busan in South Korea; and Michaelprakasam Puthumaisavari of the Diocese of Palayamkottai, India. They are students at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

    Others in their class will be or have been ordained deacons in their respective dioceses.

  • Jason and Mariah Cowling of Evansville announce the birth of their daughter, Mila Grace, born at 11:46 a.m. on March 17, 2019, at Deaconess Women’s Hospital in Newburgh. She weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long.

    Her grandparents are Bill and Wendy Alvey of Tell City, and David and Lisa Cowling of Graville, Ill.

    Her great-grandparents are Wayne and Patsy Rogers of Evansville; Melvin and Judy Cowling of Grayville, Ill.; and Charlie and Gail Carrell of Grayville, Ill.