Today's Features

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  • Keith and Cindy Culbertson of Bristow are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Tara Rochelle Culbertson, to Cody Allen Schaefer of St. Meinrad.

    Cody is the son of Daniel and Pamela Schaefer of St. Meinrad.

    Tara is a graduate of Perry Central High School and is employed at OFS Plant 1 in Huntingburg and Indiana Laborers Union in Bloomington.

    Cody is employed at OFS Plant 18 in Huntingburg. The private wedding ceremony is being planned for May 31, 2014, with formal reception invitations being issued.

  • ST. MEINRAD – Greg C. Adams, an archivist at the Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, will deliver the annual Black History Lecture at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

    His lecture, “The Banjo and the American Experience: Looking Behind the Mask of ‘America's Instrument,’” will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. in St. Bede Theater.

    He will trace the development of what we know as the modern banjo from its African origins through American slavery to the present time.

  • Memorial Hospital’s grief program begins March 3
    JASPER – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center will host the presentation “Grief Has Its Seasons: Grieving as a Natural Process” March 3 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Medical Arts Conference Center located in the Medical Arts Building at 721 W. 13th Street, Jasper. The program will be presented by Michael G. Jones, chaplain at Memorial Hospital.

  • TELL CITY – Air Force Airman Steven W. Smith graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.

    Smith completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

    Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

  • February 14
    Virgie Simpson, Brian Sims, Jamie Lynn Byrd, Wade Esarey, Calvin Hartz, Andrea Leibering, Jason Edwards, Betty Curl, Shirley King, Wanda Sarrow, Mike Litherland, Marie Colucci, Charlie Johnson, Courtney Glenn, Jordan Dauby, Brandi Wheeler, Michael Wettstain, Rachel Cartwright, Wanda Evans, Mandy Meade, Elizabeth Coultas, Claire Elizabeth Davis, Andrew Joseph Bishop, Gabrielle Sophia Ettensohn, Corey Richards, Alexis Turner.

  • Eric and Angie Foury announce the birth of their son, Trent Edward. He was born Jan. 23, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville. He weighed 9 pounds, 7½ ounces and was 22½ inches long.

    Mrs. Foury is the former Angie Schroeder. Trent has one sister, Jana, 2.
    Grandparents are Mike and Lori Schroeder, Peggy Hodskins and Ed and Vicki Foury, all of Tell City.

    Great-grandparents are Glena and Beverly Schroeder, Maryann Blandford, Delores Foury and Bill and Wilma Barnhart, all of Tell City.

  • Josh and Amy Smith of Indianapolis announce the birth of their daughter, Meredith Jane. She was born Jan. 25, 2014, at Community North in Indianapolis.

    She weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18½ inches long. Mrs. Smith is the former Amy Upmeyer.

    Maternal grandparents are Jane and Steve Upmeyer of Tell City.

    Paternal grandparents are Dan and Shelly Smith of Pittsboro and Brenda and Truman Lollar of Warsaw.

  • Brent and Vicky Heeke of Meadows Place, Texas, announce the birth of their son, Luke Raymond. He was born Feb. 1, 2014, and weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21½ inches long.

    Mrs. Heeke is the former Vicky Wood. Luke has seven brothers, John, Daniel, Benjamin, Joseph, David, Michael and Stephen.

    Maternal grandparents are David and Becky Wood of Sugarland, Texas. Paternal grandparents are Frank and Martha Heeke of Evanston. Great-grandparents are John and Martha  Martin of Sugarland, Texas and Anna Heeke of Tell City.