Today's Features

  • Monte Cassino pilgrimages conclude Sunday
    SAINT MEINRAD – Saint Meinrad Archabbey’s pilgrimages to honor the Blessed Mother at the Monte Cassino Shrine will conclude Sunday with a 2 p.m. service.

    The pilgrimage will begin with an opening hymn and a short sermon, followed by a rosary procession. The service ends with the Litany of the Blessed Virgin and a hymn.

    Archabbot Justin DuVall OSB will offer an address Sunday titled “Mary, Mother of the Light.”

    The public is invited.

  • Abbie and John Mendenhall of Lapel announced the birth of a son, Holden Thomas Mendenhall. He was delivered Aug. 29, 2013, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville.

    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21 inches in length.

    Holden was welcomed home by his siblings, Reed Jackson, 5 and Sloane Mary, 3.

    Grandparents are Jack and Diane Mendenhall of Anderson and Helen Etienne of Tell City and the late Michael Etienne.

    Great-grandparents are Ivo and Mary Etienne of Tell City and Willis and Joan Wolfe of Anderson.

  • Jared and Rachel Sabelhaus of Greenwood announce the birth of their daughter, Cora Marie Sabelhaus. She was delivered Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Community South Hospital in Greenwood.

    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20¾ inches long.

    Mrs. Sabelhaus is the former Rachel Turner.

    Grandparents are William and Carolyn Turner of Washington and Steve Sabelhaus and Mary Jo Sabelhaus of Tell City.

    Great-grandparents are Cyrina Goffinet of Tell City and the late Leonard J. Goffinet and George and Vivian Sabelhaus of Tell City.

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

  • TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold its annual holiday bazaar from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 7. There will also be a silent auction.

  • A “Surviving Your Grief” workshop will be conducted Nov. 2 in Fellowship Hall at Evangelical United Church of Christ, located on a corner of 10th and Jefferson streets. Coffee and donuts will be served at 8:30 a.m., with the workshop beginning at 9 a.m.

    This is a free, nondenominational gathering for anyone who has lost someone near to them.

    An opening talk will be followed by a journaling exercise and break-out groups according to loss: child, spouse, friend or relative. Participants will regather at the end of the morning.

  • TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will host a health fair for all corporation staff members and the community Wednesday in the school’s library.

    Doors will open at 6 a.m. for those who would like to have blood work done. Those attending are asked to use the entrance on Fulton Street to enter the building, check in at the office then proceed down the glass hallway to the library on the left.

  • TELL CITY – Students at Tell City Junior-Senior High School have received grade cards and parent-teacher conference information.

    Parent-teacher conferences will be held from 4 to 7:45 p.m. Thursday. School will not be in session Friday and Oct. 28 due to fall break.

    Appointments will not be scheduled, and conferences will be held on a first-come basis. However, it is important that teachers know which parents are planning to attend so they can be prepared for the conferences.

  • TELL CITY – The afternoon and evening of Thursday are the designated times for William Tell Elementary School’s parent-teacher conferences.

    Three meeting times will be available Oct. 23 as well if needed.

    There will be no school Oct. 25 and Oct. 28 as the students will be on fall break.

    Parents will be notified of their scheduled time by Oct. 21. If parents need to make any changes with their appointment, they are asked to contact their child’s teacher at 547-9727.

  • TELL CITY – Twilight Towers Tenant Association will hold its annual Christmas bazaar Saturday in the dining room starting at 6 a.m.

    A biscuits-and-gravy breakfast will be available as well. A full order will be $2 and a half order will cost $1. Coffee, milk and orange juice will be 50 cents each.

    A bake sale will also be held during the bazaar.

    Everyone is welcome to attend.