• Perry Central Elementary releases final 2015-16 honor rolls

    Perry Central Elementary School has released its honor rolls for the fourth nine weeks and the second semester of the 2015-16 school year.


    Fourth grading period


    Grade 3 distinguished honor roll: Thomas Edwards, Autumn Frye, Molly Goffinet, Aubreigh Gogel, Rylie Horrom, Landen Hubert, Trista Jones, Hunter Kellems, Allison Meyer, Teyah Mullis, Atticus Park, Celena Peter, Beau Schaad, Savannah Schaad, Naomie Schultz, Hunter Smith, Caleb VanWinkle, Gavin Wallace, Julia Walsh, Savannah Whistle and Cole Yeager.

  • Tell City hosts annual honor program; 160 students recognized

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School recently hosted its annual honor program. There were 160 students recognized at the program, which was held in the school auditorium.

    Principal, Brad Ramsey welcomed students, parents and invited guests. He also shared some of the highlights of the year, including being named a 4 Star School, record setting test scores, the graduation rate climbing higher than ever and being awarded an A rating by the Indiana Department of Education.

  • Daughters of Isabella awards scholarships

    PERRY COUNTY – The Daughters of Isabella, Nativity Circle 710 have awarded $500 scholarships to graduates Mary Steen and Aaron Lutgring.

    These scholarships are based on financial need, academics, grade point average, rank in class, college attending and extra curricular activities.

    The applicants must have a member of the local circle as a mother or grandmother.

  • Chrisney Class of 1956
  • Perry Central Junior-Senior High School releases honor roll

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Junior-Senior High School has released its honor roll for the fourth nine weeks of the 2015-16 school year.


  • Café seminar to focus on building student character traits

    TELL CITY – Experts say grit – the character trait that encompasses persistence, determination and resilience – is a stronger predictor of college success than a student’s SAT score, IQ or high-school GPA. Another big part of a student’s success is having what’s known as a growth mindset. That includes the ability to embrace challenges, learn from criticism and find lessons in others’ successes.

  • 21st Century Scholar Program enrollment underway

    INDIANA – Congratulations to the Class of 2016 on all of your accomplishments. The hard work and dedication our students, teachers and administrators have shown to get to this point is something to be celebrated and recognized. Graduation season can also serve as a great reminder that it is never too early to start planning for college. The Indiana 21st Century Scholars program was established to help students from low-income families achieve their goal of going to college.

  • Cannelton Seniors earn scholarships

    CANNELTON – Cannelton High School students who received scholarships were recognized during their commencement ceremony May 21. Awards are listed by name, amount (when given) and recipient.

    Arnold Mulzer Memorial Scholarship, Logan Northener, $500.

    21st Century Scholar, Logan Nugent, Paige Reynolds, Adam Terry and Jordyn Vogt, tuition renewable.

    Vincennes University Scholarship, Logan Nugent, $1,250.

    American Legion Post 142 Scholarship, Logan Nugent, $500.

  • EUCC Scholar
  • Tell City native graduates from Vincennes with honors

    VINCENNES – Stephanie Robinson Mayfield, of Tell City, graduated Saturday, May 7, an Associate of Science Nursing from Vincennes University with cum laude honors. She is a member of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society and is currently completing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

    Mayfield is a graduate of Perry Central High School and the daughter of Tracey Dwiggins of Ohio and the late Toni Robinson.

    She is the granddaughter of Loretta and Robert Dwiggins of Ohio.

    Mayfield and her husband, David, have a five-year-old daughter, Arianna.