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Today's News

  • Tell City High School Class of 1958

    Tell City High School Class of 1958 held its 55-year reunion Aug. 10 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2939 in Tell City.

  • St. Meinrad Fire Department annual open house set for Oct. 6

    ST. MEINRAD – The St. Meinrad Volunteer Fire Department, in conjunction with the Early Days Antique Club, will host its annual open house Oct. 6. The station is located along Indiana 545.
    Chicken and pork-chop dinners will be served from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. with hamburgers, desserts and ice cream available during the day.
    Raffle chances will be sold during the day with a $1,000 first-place prize.
    A Life Flight helicopter will land next to the firehouse at 11 a.m. with a kiddie tractor pull sponsored by Heritage Hills FFA beginning at the same time.

  • Peter earns All-PAC honors

    OAKLAND CITY—Addison Peter made all-conference but Tell City finished eighth in the eight-team PAC girls golf tourney Saturday.
    Tell City shot 505, 14 strokes behind seventh-place Heritage Hills. Gibson Southern won with 364.
    Peter shot 93 to tie for seventh place. The top eight finishers made all-conference.
    Alex Lawalin shot 132, Jenny Hess 136, and Mary Grace Alvey 144 to complete Tell City’s scoring.
    Lindsey Presley was the Marksmen’s fifth player with 156.

  • Church news, Sept. 19

    Gospel sing at Little Pigeon Saturday
    LAMAR – Little Pigeon Baptist Church, located two-tenths of a mile east of U.S. 231 on County Road 1250 N., will host a gospel sing Saturday.
    Eating will begin at 6 p.m. and singing is set to start at 7.
    Guest singers will be New Heritage Quartet. All are welcome to attend.

    Upcoming events at Deer Creek Baptist Church
    TELL CITY – Deer Creek Baptist Church will host an evening singing service is planned for 6 p.m. Sunday and all are invited to attend.

  • Tell City earns 6th straight win

    TELL CITY—Tell City swept the singles matches and also won No. 2 doubles to beat Boonville 4-1 in boys tennis Monday.
    Jake Swihart defeated Kyler Klein 6-3, 6-2 in No. 1 singles. Zach Fisher beat Austin Collins 6-2, 6-0 in No. 2, and Austin Paulin stomped Jordan Helfert 6-0, 6-1 in No. 3.
    Luke Thomas and Tyler Groves trounced Mason Barclay and Matt Disinger 6-1, 6-0 in No. 2 doubles.
    Reid Schneider and Justin Beard beat Jeff Yeung and Kevin Yeung 6-4, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles for Boonville’s only victory.

  • Cannelton 0-3 at Rock Creek

    SELLERSBURG—Cannelton improved its back-row play but went 0-3 in Rock Creek’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Cannelton lost to Clarksville 25-18, 25-23, to Crothersville 25-13, 25-13, and to Rock Creek 25-7, 25-14.
    Makala Kellems made three kills against Clarksville.
    Melissa Clausen made six digs, Star Bernardi served two aces, and Mikah Hemmings made one block.

  • Cornerstone visits Reid’s Orchard

    Cornerstone Christian School of Cannelton recently visited Reid’s Orchard in Owensboro, Ky. While there the students learned about the processes involved in growing and harvesting the apples.

  • Tell City 2nd in Corydon tourney

    CORYDON—Kassidie Hayes made 31 kills as Tell City went 2-1 in Corydon’s volleyball tourney.
    The Marksmen beat North Harrison 25-23, 25-27, 25-23 and New Washington 25-20, 25-18 but lost to Corydon 26-24, 25-18.
    Hayes made 15 kills and five blocks and had 11 assists against North Harrison.
    Logan Flannagan added eight kills and she and Cassie Bryant each made 20 digs.
    Natalie Peter had 10 assists and Emma Kohnert made two blocks.
    Flannagan made 14 kills and Hayes five against New Washington. Hayes had 12 assists and Peter 10.

  • Tell City boys win 21-team meet, PC fourth

    NASHVILLE—Tell City placed three runners in the top 20 as it won the 21-team Class A division of the Eagle Classic boys cross country meet Saturday.
    Tell City scored 109 points to beat runner-up Borden by 12.
    Perry Central was fourth with 174. The Commodores had two runners in the top 11 and three in the top 25, but Tell City’s seventh man beat Perry Central’s fifth scorer by 44 seconds.
    Perry Central’s Aaron Pierrard led Perry County runners by placing fourth in 16:16 and teammate Bryce Lain was 11th in 16:41.

  • Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary hosts fall meeting

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary hosted the S.W.I.H.A.A. Fall Meeting Sept. 6. Registration began at 9:30 a.m. with the meeting starting at 10 a.m.  
    Joseph Stuber, PCMH president and chief executive officer, welcomed all in attendance and provided information about the new hospital currently being built. He stated the new hospital should be completed in the fall of 2014.  Moving into the new hospital should take place in the first quarter of 2015.