• Applicants sought for Community Foundation scholarship program

    PERRY COUNTY – This year, donors to the Perry County Community Foundation are again making scholarship awards available through the Foundation’s Community Scholarship Program.

    The Community Scholarship program is made up of various scholarship funds, each with individual selection criteria and eligibility requirements. These opportunities were created by donors to provide Perry County students with opportunities for advanced education.

  • JA honors Perry Central students with Presidential Volunteer Service Award

    LEOPOLD – On Tuesday, Junior Achievement presented Perry Central High School students with the U.S. Presidential Volunteer Service Award, a national honor offered in recognition of volunteer service.

    Twenty high school students volunteered 200 hours teaching financial literary curriculum to elementary students.

    The U.S. Presidential Volunteer Service Award is a prestigious national honor that comes from the White House in recognition of sustained volunteer service.

  • Tell City juniors named to state Rising Stars list

    TELL CITY – Several Tell City Junior-Senior High School 11th-graders have been recognized by the Indiana Association of School Principals as Rising Stars of Indiana Class of 2020. Earning honors from Tell City Jr.-Sr. High are: Taylor Goffinet, Karina Hazumi, Neal Hollinden and Carina Kessens. 

  • Perry Central Students of the Month

    Perry Central Jr.-Sr. High School students, Kendra Gehlhausen and Ty Hess, were recognized as November Students of the Month for the work-ethic skill of honesty. Prizes for these students are sponsored by Marcy’s Restaurant.

  • WTE computer science night brings students and parents
  • INDOT scholarship, internship applications being accepted

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation is offering a number of scholarships and paid positions to civil engineering students for the 2019-20 school year.

    The scholarship program offers $3,125 per semester or $2,083 per trimester for up to five years of post-secondary civil engineering education, which can be used on educational expenses, fees and books. Recipients will work in full-time, paid positions with INDOT during summer breaks and upon graduation.

  • TC school buses to get stop-arm cameras

    TELL CITY – Following recent attention from accidents across the state involving school buses, the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp., in showing its commitment to the safety of students, in an announcement Tuesday, School Superintendent John Scioldo said buses will soon be outfitted with stop-arm cameras.

    These cameras are designed to capture footage that identify makes, models and license-plate numbers of any vehicle that violates stop-arm protocol.

  • Perry Central Jr.-Sr. High honor roll

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Junior-Senior High School has announced its honor roll recipients for the first grading period of the 2018-19 school year.


  • Perry Central Elementary honor roll

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary has released it honor rolls for the first nine-weeks grading period.



    Distinguished:Chrysalin Gray, Bryson Lamar, Brooklyn Lautner, Courtney Peter, Ava Wright, Kynlie Wright.

  • Cannelton Elementary first nine weeks honor roll

    CANNELTON – Cannelton Elementary school has released its first nine weeks honor roll attainment list.




    Honor roll: Melanie Cronin; Distinguished honors: Nathaniel Crafton, Brooke Poehlein and Kenley Salmon.