Today's News

  • Cheers for the Marching Marksmen
  • Vectren moving forward on Troy solar project

    SPENCER COUNTY – Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana announced it has reached an agreement with the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor and the Citizens Action Coalition to build a 50-megawatt universal solar array in eastern Spencer County as part of Vectren’s long-term electric generation transition plan.

    The agreement was filed with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission.

  • Early voting underway
  • Belle of Cincinnati to dock in Tell City Sunday, Nov. 11

    TELL CITY –  One of Greater Cincinnati’s top attractions, BB Riverboats, will leave its home port to once again make their downriver Fall Tour of River Cities, Nov. 8-11. The Belle of Cincinnati will travel to Henderson, Ky., Owensboro, Ky., and Tell City, offering lunch, brunch, dinner and sightseeing cruises.

  • A welcome modeled in stone
  • Plant garlic, dig sweet potatoes

    Jeneen Wiche

    Weekend Gardener


    There are two categories of garlic to consider: Allium sativum, or softneck garlic, and Allium ophioscordon, or hardneck garlic. Softneck garlic is the easiest and most widely cultivated because the bulbs are large and the cloves and skin are tight which prevent moisture loss and allows for longer storage.

  • Dinner, As It Used To Be
  • Perry Central 7th & 8th grade teams close out season

    LEOPOLD – Sawyer Guillaume scored three rushing touchdowns for the Commodores as Perry Central’s 7th grade team rout West Washington, 26-6.
    The first score for the Commodores was a 7-yard in the end zone from Guillaume. The two-point conversion was successful with Corbin Haughee completing a pass to Aiden Labhart in the end zone.
    The next few scores for Perry Central came from Guillaume’s 38 yard run; he then broke for a 46-yard touchdown to make the score lopsided in the second half.

  • Marksmen fall to North Knox in overtime 14-6

    North Knox –Tell City missed opportunities in a 14-8 loss at North Knox.
    In overtime, North Knox chose to defer. Tell City had the ball at the Warriors 10 yard line.
    Mitchell Foster rushed for four yards on first down. On second down the Marksmen were penalized for illegal procedure.
    Tell City Coach Aaron Clements said,”The false start put us in a bad spot. We shot ourselves in the foot. It really killed us. The first play we got five yards.”

  • Commodores blow past Musketeers 27-6

    Sports Editor
    Perkin – The Perry Central Commodore defense played physical, made plays on offense and will advance to the second round of the Class A IHSAA sectionals as the Commodores beat Eastern, 27-6.
    In the beginning of the game, the Commodores began dominating early when the defense forced a 3 and out on Eastern.
    The Musketeers punted the ball and senior wide receiver Clay James returned the ball for 69-yards and was brought down at the 11-yard line.