Today's News

  • Family paintings

    Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Early Head Start children and their families enjoyed a day together painting.

    Pictured right are Tommy Robson and Nevaeh McCoskey. Early Head Start participants meet weekly for home visits and twice monthly for playtime, education and family activities. For more information, contact Kelly Luker at (812) 619-1842 or 547-4850, Ext. 113.

  • CCC Preschool accepting applications, introduces new kindergarten program

    TELL CITY – Community Christian Church Preschool, located at 821 10th Street, has openings available for the 2012-13 school year for 3- and 4-year-olds.
    CCC Preschool uses the ABeka curriculum, which includes strong skills in phonics, manuscript, math including number concepts and formation, language development, motor skills, social skills and Biblical principles.
    The program also includes arts and crafts, special guest visitors, special programs and field trips.   

  • Community News, July 19

    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.

  • Sonshine roundup, open house

    The children at Sonshine Early Learning Ministry invite everyone to their preschool roundup and open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 2.

    Children will be signed up to join the Sonshine Early Learning preschool and daycare. For more information, contact the preschool at 547-9620 or send e-mail to SonShine4 Kids@gmail.com. The school is one mile west of New Boston on County Road 1160 North. From the left are Sophia Wollenmann, Matthew Gordon, Liam O’Malley, Levi Keller and Nicholas Murphy.

  • VNA Plus welcomes families to medication safety presentation

    TELL CITY – VNA Plus Home Care and Hospice will host a presentation about medication safety for family and friends caring for older people at home.
    As a caregiver, you will learn to identify when there is a medication problem, when to get professional help, what you can do to help manage medicines at home, and making a plan for medicines.

  • Jon and Kiffani Michel

    Jon and Kiffani Michel of Cannelton will celebrate their 10-year wedding anniversary Aug. 10, 2012.
    Mr. and Mrs. Michel were married Aug. 10, 2002, at Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas.

    The couple have two children, Dakoda Faith Michel, 4, and Sierra Katelyn Michel, 2.

  • Liam Dempsey Pagragan

    First Lt. (Capt. select) Jacob and Emily Pagragan of Jacksonville, N.C., announce the birth of their son, Liam Dempsey Pagragan, Thursday, May 24, 2012.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 201⁄2 inches long.
    Liam has two brothers, James Reilly, 3 and Finley Michael, 18 months. Mrs. Pagragan is the former Emily Henrickson of Lunenburg, Mass.
    Grandparents are Bill and Jennifer Rodgers Pagragan of Richland and William and Jackie Henrickson of New London, Conn.

  • Brynlynn Mae Patrick

    Amity and Stephen Patrick announce the birth of their daughter, Brynlynn Mae Patrick, Friday, June 29, 2012, at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.
    The infant weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches long.
    Mrs. Patrick is the former Amity Henderson.
    Grandparents are Tessy and James Henderson and Kimberly and Thomas Patrick.
    Great-grandparents are Rose and George Parr, Donna Henderson, Sharon and Dennis Shreve, Avis Patrick and Evelyne Faye Summers.

  • Edwards – Schroeder

    David and Gail Edwards of Leopold announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kyla Faye Edwards, to Isaac Edward Schroeder, son of Duane and Tracy Schroeder of Tell City.

    The bride-elect graduated from Perry Central High School in 2009 and from Western Kentucky University in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in agriculture. She currently works at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City as a rehab tech.

  • Cannelton streets to go one-way

    Cannelton Mayor Mary Snyder informed the News Monday morning that city's board of public works will meet Wednesday morning to put one-way streets into effect as the next phase of work on Indiana 66 begins.