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  • Hilgenhold honored as Presidential Scholar

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – 2018 Perry Central High School graduate Lane Hilgenhold was recently honored at the White House as a U.S. Presidential Scholar. Hilgenhold is one of 161 outstanding American high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, artistic excellence, leadership, citizenship, service and contribution to school and community. The U.S. Presidential Scholars were honored for their accomplishments in Washington D.C., from June 24-26.

  • Ivy Tech releases spring dean’s list

    EVANSVILLE – Ivy Tech Community College Southwest has recognized several Perry County students for making the dean’s list for the 2018 spring semester. To be on the dean’s list, Ivy Tech students must achieve a minimum 3.50 grade point average in specific courses with no D’s or F’s, must have earned six or more credits during the semester and at least 12 degree eligible credits during their course of study. 

  • Michaela Kunkler earns U of E dean’s list

    EVANSVILLE – Michaela Kunkler, a 2017 graduate of Mater Dei High School in Evansville has achieved a place on the University of Evansville Dean's List for her academic achievements and her 4.0 GPA during the spring semester 2018. To make the dean's list, a student at UE must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. 

  • Perry Central Junior-Senior High honor roll

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Junior-Senior High School has announced its 2017-18 honor roll for the final grading period for grades 9-12.


    Grade 12

  • Perry Central Elementary School honors

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central Elementary has announced its 2017-18 honor roll for the final grading period and second semester.

    Second Semester Distinguished Students

  • Ivy Tech in Tell City to begin certified nursing assistant program


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    TELL CITY – Ivy Tech Community College of Tell City has three popular areas of post-secondary education, according to Kyla Krieg, Ivy Tech director of outreach and engagement. The most sought after career areas students sign up for are industrial technology, business and health care. Starting June 4, the Tell City Ivy Tech facility will be adding to its health care program selections, with a certified nursing assistant program added to their roster of classes.

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  • William Tell Elementary triathlon Saturday

    TELL CITY – William Tell Elementary will be having a kids’ triathlon for grades one through 6 on Saturday, May 12. The rain date will be May 19.

    The triathlon has been set-up for the students to run, bike and swim. They will run from William Tell Elementary to the Tell City Public Library. At the library they will ride their bikes to Tell City Jr-Sr High School where they will swim up to 50 yards in the pool.

  • Academic achievers to be honored Monday

    TELL CITY – Tell City Jr.-Sr. High School will host its annual honor program for students in grades seven through 12 on Monday, May 7, starting at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium.