• Students earn honors at state History Day contest

    TELL CITY – The Indiana Historical Society proudly announces two Tell City History Day Club students took top honors at the 2019 National History Day in Indiana state contest, Saturday, April 13, at the University of Indianapolis.

    The competition, hosted by IHS, showcased the work of more than 500 Indiana students.

    Benedict Mundy took third place in the Youth Individual Website category for his project, “The Madison Railroad: Triumph and Tragedy in Transportation.”

  • Perry Central Jr.-Sr. High honor rolls

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Jr.-Sr. High School honor roll for the third quarter grading period has been released.

    The following students have received a grade point average of 3.5 and above.


    Grade 12

  • Perry Central Elementary academic awards

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary has released its honors list for the third nine weeks. The school recognizes grades third through sixth.


    Distinguished honors

    Third grade

    Isabella Bryant, Brooklyn Lautner, Bryer Mullis, Courtney Peter, Norah Seifert, Ava Wright.

    Fourth grade

  • William Tell Elementary third quarter award list

    TELL CITY – Students at William Tell Elementary have earned recognition for scholastic efforts. These students in the following grades have won awards:


  • Education pays accepting loan applications

    TELL CITY – The Board of Directors of Education Pays Student Loan Fund of Tell City/Perry County has announced it is accepting applications for interest-free loans to be awarded to students pursuing a post-high school education for the fall, 2019, semester. Applications are available at the offices of the guidance counselors at Cannelton, Perry Central and Tell City High Schools. The deadline for submitting applications is June 1. 

  • Summer opportunities in Commodore Manufacturing

    LEOPOLD – Commodore Manufacturing, a program for students at Perry Central High School interested in vocational fields, is offering an opportunity for students to continue projects from this school year and advance their skills this summer while earning a salary. Commodore Manufacturing is a work-based learning opportunity created during the 2017-2018 school year for students interested in the Advanced Manufacturing pathway.

  • Sheriff’s Association awarding scholarships

    PERRY COUNTY – Perry County Sheriff Alan Malone announced this week that the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice studies. There will be approximately 40 $750 scholarships awarded to qualifying students throughout the state.

  • Perry Central Honor Society swears in new members
  • Waupaca Foundry sponsors JA programs at local high schools

    PERRY COUNTY – Junior Achievement of West Kentucky has received funding in the amount of $5,000, for the second year in a row, from Waupaca Foundry to support the implementation of JA programs at Tell City Junior-Senior High and Perry Central Junior-Senior High School.

  • Perry Central awarded 2019 Digital Learning Grant

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Education’s Office of eLearning announced this week the recipients of the 2019 Digital Learning Grants. This year’s grants offer up to $50,000 to support districts in building digital initiatives like Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics instruction, project-based learning, and computer science curricula.

    Perry Central Community School Corp. was awarded a $50,000 grant.