Today's News

  • Marksmen overpower Pioneers

    BOONVILLE—Tell City won four matches in straight sets to beat Boonville 4-1 in boys tennis Monday.
    Boonville won only four games in those four matches combined while Tell City’s Jake Swihart won seven in the one match the Marksmen lost.
    Anjan Kashyab shut out Justin Beard 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles and Zach Fisher beat Clay Saltzman 6-1, 6-0 in No. 3.
    Jeff Yeung and Austin Paulin topped Reid Schneider and Austin Collins 6-1, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.
    Tyler Groves and Kevin Yeung beat Kyler Klein and Jordan Helfert 6-1, 6-1 in No. 2 doubles.

  • Peter places 19th in 268-runner invitational

    NASHVILLE—Cathryn Peter placed 19th among 252 runners to lead Perry Central to 15th among 36 teams in Brown County’s Eagle Classic girls cross country invitational Saturday.
    Perry Central placed second in the Class A division (schools in Class A and AA in other sports).
    Tell City was 28th overall and ninth among 16 schools in the Class A division.
    Alex Newton placed 30th among 261 to lead Perry Central to 12th overall in the boys race and third in Class A.
    Tell City’s boys were 22nd overall and eighth in Class A.

  • Cannelton earns first volleyball victory

    SELLERSBURG—Mikah Hemmings made four kills, five digs and three saves and served two aces as Cannelton beat Rock Creek 25-19, 25-20 in Rock Creek’s volleyball round-robin Saturday.
    Allicyn Garrett added three blocks as the Bulldogs earned their first victory of the season.
    Taylor Lawalin and Jackie Malone each made 10 sets.
    “We talked and moved and played really well,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers. “It was probably our best game of the year.”

  • PC wins nine-team Evansville tourney

    EVANSVILLE—Hannah Harpenau made six kills and seven digs and served seven aces as Perry Central beat Washington 25-12, 25-13 to win the Evansville Invitational volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Ashley Gengelbach added three kills and five blocks. Grace James had nine assists.
    Jennifer Kemp made eight digs and Brittany Parker added five.
    Perry Central beat Pike Central 25-2, 25-18 and host Evansville Central 25-17, 25-14 in pool play and Reitz 25-15, 25-11 in the tourney semifinals to advance to the championship match.

  • Marksmen beat Rangers; win tourney at Corydon

    TELL CITY—McKenzie Hayes made 27 kills, six blocks (three solo) and 15 digs as Tell City beat Forest Park 25-15, 25-22, 25-11 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.
    The Marksmen, ranked No. 5 in the state in Class 2A this week, improved to 14-1 overall and 4-0 in the PAC. Every other team has at least one loss in conference play.
    Logan Flannagan made five kills and Kassidie Hayes made four kills and six blocks (three solo) to back McKenzie Hayes on the front line.
    Charissa Lahee had 17 assists and served 22 points.

  • Friday’s TC vs. PC game may be best yet

    Perry Central will host Tell City Friday at 7 p.m. for the sixth edition of what is commonly referred to as their county rivalry football game.
    Tell City Coach Ryan George disagrees with that label, though.
    “I told the team people talk about this being a rivalry game but it’s not—it’s been a total domination game,” George said Monday, referring to Perry Central’s 5-0 record in the local teams’ meetings so far.

  • Peter leads PC girls to 3rd in Lincoln Trail meet

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Cathryn Peter placed fourth to lead Perry Central to third among eight complete teams in the Lincoln Trail Invitational girls cross country meet Tuesday.
    Daviess County won with 27 points. Perry Central scored 95 and Tell City was eighth with 167.
    Peter ran the hilly 5-kilometer course in 19:48.38, meeting her goal of breaking 20 minutes.
    Teammate Megan Thomas was 14th in 21:53.33.

  • PC boys 2nd, Tell City 5th in Lincoln Trail Invitational

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Alex Newton placed second and Perry Central used its depth to place second in team standings at the Lincoln Trail Invitational boys cross country meet Tuesday.
    Evansville North won the 12-team meet with 68 points, three ahead of Perry Central. Daviess County, one of the top teams in its class in Kentucky, was third with 105 points.
    Tell City was fifth with 122 points, just four behind PAC rival Forest Park.

  • A century and three-quarters at Saint Augustine

    Members of St. Augustine Catholic Church will gather Sunday to honor a milestone – the 175th anniversary of the founding of their parish. An 11 a.m. Mass will be followed by a meal in the parish hall. Events are also planned for Saturday, including live music, a tractor parade and dinners. A schedule of events appears on this page.