• Lawalin earns degree from ITT

    TELL CITY – Jacob Lawalin has recently graduated from ITT Technical Institute with an associate degree in information technology – computer network systems.

    While attending ITT he maintained a 3.85 grade-point average. Lawalin is also a graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with a bachelor’s degree in marketing.
    He is a 2006 graduate of Perry Central High School.
    Lawalin is the son of Duane and Jancy Lawalin of Tell City and the grandson of Herman and Virginia Epple of Troy.

  • Rayford named to Purdue dean’s list

    WEST LAFAYETTE – Rachel Rayford has recently earned a spot on Purdue University’s dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester.

    She is majoring in psychology.
    A 2010 graduate of Perry Central High School, Rayford is the daughter of Julie A. Wood of Cannelton and Joe Rayford Jr. of Anderson. She is the granddaughter of Mary Wood of Cannelton.

  • Tell City students of the month

    The following students were selected as students of the month for December at Tell City Junior-Senior High School. Sophomore Charissa Lahee, junior Robyn Scarpa, senior Emily James and freshman Cody Osborne received breakfast at Julie’s Tell Street Café, a T-shirt and a gift card from the Renaissance Leadership class at TCJSHS. The students were nominated by teachers and staff members and selected by the Renaissance Staff-Faculty Steering Committee.

  • Education News, Feb. 7

    USI releases dean’s list
    EVANSVILLE – The University of Southern Indiana has published the honors list for the 2010 fall semester. Ronald Rochon, provost, reported that 2,161 students were named to the latest list.
    The complete list of names can be viewed online at www.usi.edu. In order to be named to the list, students must achieve a 3.5 or better grade-point average on a 4.0 system.

  • Hall earns spot on WKU dean’s list

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Taylor J. Hall of Derby has been named to Western Kentucky University dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester.

    He is studying mechanical engineering and earned a 3.5 grade-point average for the semester.
    Hall is the son of Kevin and Gwen Hall and the grandson of Darryl and Connie Taylor and the late Roscoe and Peggy Hall. He is a 2010 graduate of Perry Central High School.

  • Clausen named to UE dean’s list

    EVANSVILLE – Jenelle Clausen, a 2009 Tell City High School graduate, has earned a place on the fall 2010 dean’s list for the University of Evansville.

    Clausen is a sophomore at UE and is currently studying abroad in Europe for the spring 2011 semester at Harlaxton University.
    She is the daughter of Darryl and Shelly Clausen.

  • Parachutes away!

    Students in Kelli Braunecker’s second-grade class at William Tell Elementary release parachutes that they constructed as part of a science investigation about air.

  • Education News, Feb. 3

    Area student named to Manchester College dean’s list
    NORTH MANCHESTER – Dana Cronin of Tell City, a psychology and sociology major and graduate of Perry Central High School, has earned a spot on the dean’s list for Manchester College.
    To achieve dean’s list distinction, students must earn a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher and have completed at least 12 semester hours.

  • Bryant named to Ball State’s dean’s list

    MUNCIE – Katelyn Bryant of Tell City has been named to Ball State University’s dean’s list for the fall semester.

    To qualify for the list, undergraduates must earn a 3.5 grade-point average for full time course work during the semester. Bry-ant earned a 4.0 for the semester.
    She is a student of the Miller College of Business and is a 2008 graduate of Tell City High School. She is the daughter of Larry and Terri Bryant of Tell City and the granddaughter of Robert and Elva Dickman.

  • Education news, Jan. 31

    After-prom committee fundraiser under way
    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School after-prom committee is selling Coca-Cola products to raise funds for this year’s after prom.
    Coke products are available in 20 ounce bottles for $18 per case. Twenty-four bottles are in each case.
    Anyone who is interested in placing an order is asked to call 547-8071, 547-6902 or 547-2650.