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Today's News

  • TC Swimmers rock out prelims

    BY: KASEY RICHARDSON
    SPORTS EDITOR
    LYNNEVILLE – On Thursday, the Marksmen swimming team competed in the PAC Swimming and Diving championship, held at Tecumseh High School. In the meet, the top-6 placers in each event advanced to Saturday’s PAC finals.
    Marksmen swimmers who placed top-6 in the meet were, Lily Marion, Mary Hollinden, Emma Ettensohn and Kayla Combs winning the girls 200 medley relay, finishing in 2:02.
    Neal Hollinden, Elliot Reed, Drew Ettensohn and Josh Gaynor came in second for the boys 200 medley with a time of 1:53.

  • Hot Bulldogs shoot down Washington Catholic

    BY: Larry Goffinet
    SPORTS EDITOR EmerItus
    CANNELTON – Cannelton jumped to a 10-0 lead and hit 53.5 percent from the field to beat Washington Catholic 69-53 in boys basketball Friday.
    Rafe Garrett led the Bulldogs with 24 points, 15 rebounds, three blocked shots and three steals.
    He hit 8 of 9 from the field and 7 of 8 free throws to lead the Bulldogs’ efficiency on offense.
    David Reed added 11 points and Dylan Young 10.

  • Mater Dei defeats Tell City 55-52

    BY: MIKE SPRAGUE
    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT
    EVANSVILLE – Tell City’s poor free throw shooting hurt in a 55-52 loss to Mater Dei in boys basketball Friday.
    Tell City’s Braeden Beard missed a three-pointer with 0:11 left. The Marksmen could not come up with the rebound as it went out of bounds with 0:00.1.
    The Marksmen were down six with 0:55 left. Trent Arnold made a three-pointer. Tell City was forced to foul and Mater Dei’s Zach Shoenstein made both of the one and bonus free throws.

  • Commodores out hustle Bulldogs 54-42

    BY: KASEY RICHARDSON
    SPORTS EDITOR
    ORLEANS – On Friday, the Perry Central’s boys basketball team had a conference matchup game against the Orleans Bulldogs. Perry Central defeated the Orleans Bulldogs, 54-42.
    Caine Hohne stuffed the stat sheet for the Commodores with 21 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assist and 2 steals on defense. Ryan Hubert was the second leading scorer for the Commodores with 10 points in the game.

  • Tell City basketball game time changed, Hall of Fame inductions postponed

    TELL CITY - Because of inclement weather expected to arrive Saturday evening, Tell City's boys basketball game with Crawford County Saturday, Jan. 19, has been moved up 3 1/2 hours.
    The JV game will now start at 2 p.m. and the varsity at 3:30 p.m.
    The Tell City Athletic Hall of Fame inductions of Tom Byrd, Bill Elder and Angie Hughes Dubree, scheduled before Satuday's game, have been postponed to the following Saturday, Jan. 26, before the Tell City-Springs Valley game.

  • Hayes, Marksmen defeat Commodores in overtime

    BY: KASEY RICHARDSON
    SPORTS EDITOR
    LEOPOLD – On Monday, The Lady Marksmen and Commodores squared off again in a rivalry rematch where the game went down to the wire in overtime. Tell City defeated Perry Central, 39-34.
    Kammie-Jo Hayes was the leading scorer for the Marksmen with 24 points, 13 rebounds and 5 blocks, recording another double-double for the year.
    Caylyn Peter was the leading scorer for the Commodores with 11 points, shooting a perfect 5 of 5 from the free throw line.

  • Marksmen jams it on South Spencer 65-58

    BY: KASEY RICHARDSON
    SPORTS EDITOR
    ROCKPORT – On Friday, the Marksmen boys basketball team had a conference matchup game against the South Spencer Rebels.
    Braeden Beard was the leading scorer for Tell City with 18 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists  as the Marksmen defeated the Rebels, 65-58.
    Spencer Fest was the second leading scorer for Tell City with 16 points on 7 of 11 shooting from the field. With scrappy defense at the other end, Fest picked up 4 steals in the game.

  • UPDATED: Bulldogs Homecoming rescheduled

    UPDATE: Due to on-going schedule changes being reported from the school, the boys basketball game Saturday will be played earlier that day. The homecoming ceremony has been reset.

     

    CANNELTON –  The homecoming ceremony at Cannelton High School set for this Saturday has been rescheduled. With the threat of inclement weather in the northern part of the state this weekend, the Cannelton boys basketball game against Christian Academy of Madison has been moved to earlier in the day. The JV matchup will get underway at noon.

  • Helping ‘the least of these’ isn’t as hard as it may seem

     

    DAN HOPKINS

    GUEST COLUMNIST

     

    Several years ago, while going to Guatemala on a mission trip, we spent a day visiting the literal garbage dump of Guatemala City. Why would we go there, you may ask? I was shocked to find that hundreds of people actually lived there.

  • Cannelton Homecoming Saturday

    CANNELTON – Cannelton High School’s homecoming will be held Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Cannelton Community Center between the junior varsity and varsity games. The JV matchup will start at 5 p.m. against the Christian Academy of Madison.

    Senior queen and king candidates are: