Today's News

  • Glory Bees artists showcased

    Glory Bees Preschool held an art show recently, with students making one-of-a-kind art creations to place on display.

    All students received ribbons for participation. Winners were Clara Foertsch, first place in Lesa Ammon’s classroom; Ashton Williams, first place in Robyn Novak’s class; Chloe Rudolph, best of show from Novak’s class and Kya Smith, first place from Cortney Cail’s classroom.

  • Community News, March 8

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

  • Education notes, March 8

    Renaissance yard sale Saturday
    TELL CITY – The Tell City Junior-Senior High School Renaissance Yard Sale will be held from 6 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena.
    The public can enter through Gate 3.
    All proceeds will go toward student recognition for academic, athletic and co-curricular activities.

  • Perry County author to host book signing

    PERRY COUNTY – Kenneth Edward Barnes, a former writer for the Perry County News and published author, will be a part of a book signing from 2 to 4 p.m. March 18 at the Boonville Public Library and from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. March 31 at the Lincoln Heritage Public Library in Dale.

    One of his books, “Life on Pigeon Creek,” is about Barnes’ early life in Warrick County and mentions several towns in Spencer County, including Rockport, Eureka and Dale.

  • St. Paul February quilt winner

    Congratulations to Fern Ubelhor, who was February’s quilt social winner. Ubelhor is pictured with the quilt, “Anastasia’s Star.” It was pieced by Jean Blue and quilted by St. Paul Quilters.

  • Births, March 8

    Lainey Leann Glenn
    Isiah and Michelle Glenn of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter Lainey Leann Glenn, Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at the Women’s Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 201⁄2 inches long.
    Mrs. Glenn is the former Michelle Hawkins. Lainey has one older sister, Lilly, 3.
    Grandparents are Steve and Patty Hawkins of Tell City, Danny and Marvenia Kincaid of Tobinsport and Bob and Anna Glenn of Evansville.

  • Dauby – Meyer

    Nancy Dauby of Indianapolis and Heath Meyer of Westfield announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Don and Carol Dauby of Tell City. She is a graduate of Tell City High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in education with a minor in Technology, and a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Southern Indiana. She is a healthcare career advisor for St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

  • Five Tell Citians claim titles in own tourney

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Five Tell City Wrestling Club members won titles in the folkstyle tourney hosted by the club Sunday.

  • Marksmen fall to Castle North

    TELL CITY—Tell City got off to a slow start in a 48-34 junior high wrestling loss to Castle Tuesday.

  • Four players dominate voting for all-county

    Four players dominated voting for the News’ All-Perry County girls basketball team this year: Cannelton guards Sarah Powers and Mikah Hemmings, Perry Central center Ashley Graves, and Tell City center McKenzie Hayes.