• Cochenour earns financial advising excellence awards

    TELL CITY – Mallory Cochenour of the Edward Jones financial services firm in Tell City recently received the firm’s Ted Jones Entrepreneurial award for her exceptional achievement in building client relationships and the “TNT” Client Development award for her outstanding service efforts over the past year.

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  • Poor education policy is hurting Indiana’s economic recovery

    Michael Hicks

    Guest Columnist


    As 2019 begins anew, economists suggest a softening national economy. Industrial production is in decline and retail sales dropped in December. Consumers even shifted their purchases to Wal-Mart, signaling lowered expectations about the economy. Much of Europe is sliding into recession, and China may already be in a slump. The sole unambiguous piece of good news is found in the unemployment rate, but that is a lagging economic indicator.

  • Fundraising workshop planned for April 25

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Community Foundation, The United Way of Perry County & Pick Perry are sponsoring  a program titled, Fundraising Without Fear – a workshop taught by nonprofit consultant June Miller.  This workshop is free and open to all nonprofit staff, board members, or volunteers who are looking to enhance their Fundraising skills.

    The workshop will be April 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ivy Tech Community College in Tell City.  Lunch will be provided by Old National Bank.

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  • Gordmans grand opening Thursday

    TELL CITY – Apparel and home décor retailer Gordmans, a division of Stage Stores, will debut its new store in Tell City with a grand opening celebration, beginning with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. on Thursday, March 7.

    The new Tell City store is part of a company-wide expansion which includes 38 new locations across the country. As part of the festivities, the new and current Gordmans stores will be offering giveaways and other fun surprises.

  • Waninger earns financial advising Circle of Success

    TELL CITY –  J. Kevin Waninger, CFP MBA, a financial advisor with Ameriprise Financial in Tell City, has qualified for the company’s Circle of Success annual recognition program and will be honored for this achievement in 2019.

    Waninger established himself as one of the company’s top advisors. Only a select number of high-performing advisors earn this distinction.

    He has 25 years of experience with Ameriprise Financial.

  • Commission gets TIF spending update


    Staff Writer


    TELL CITY – With several new members on the county redevelopment commission, the board was updated Friday about on-going infrastructure projects being funded by tax-increment finance dollars. Though the redevelopment commission handles the accounts the money is derived from, the work going toward business-building ventures is being facilitated and overseen by the Perry County Development Corp.

  • Keller joins Memorial Health Bristow in role of nurse practitioner

    BRISTOW – Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center is pleased to announce the addition of Nurse Practitioner S. Tia Keller to the staff of Memorial Health Bristow.

    Nurse practitioners are advanced practice registered nurses who are educated and trained to provide health promotion and maintenance through the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness as well as chronic health conditions.

    Nurse practitioners conduct patient history and physical exams, and may order diagnostic tests and medical treatments, including prescribing medications.

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