Today's News

  • 68th annual Cannelton Fall Fest set for Oct. 24

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization will sponsor its 68th annual Cannelton Fall Festival from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Cannelton Community Center.  

    Queen candidates for this year’s festival, pictured below are kindergartner Chloe Hale, first-grader Taylor DuPont, second-grader Makayla Reed, third-grader Claire Sabelhaus, fourth-grader Maggie Dawson and fifth-grader Bre’ Noland.

  • Malone – Brady

    Sarah Malone and Sean Brady were united in marriage during an afternoon ceremony Saturday, May 4, 2013, at The Mavris in Indianapolis.

    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe and Dorothy Malone of Tell City. Mr. Brady is the son of the late Bill and Sharon Brady of Oklahoma City, Okla.
    The double-ring ceremony was officiated by Mr. Nick Bacon. The bride was given away in marriage by her father, Joe Malone.

  • Social News, Oct. 10

    THE WILLIAM TELL Center will have their weekly dance at 7 p.m. Saturday at the center.  3 For All Band will perform.

    offers bingo and euchre games in its dining room. Bingo games are held every Wednesday and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. and card games are held at 6 p.m. Thursdays and the first Monday of each month. The public is invited.

    hosts bingo games every Tuesday at the post home. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and the first game will begin at 7 p.m.

  • Perry Central girls 17th, boys 28th in state meet

    INDIANAPOLIS—Two Perry Central girls placed in the top 25 to lead Perry Central to 17th in the 26-team girls middle school cross country state meet’s small-school division Saturday.
    Macey Emmons placed 20th in 12:17 on the 3-kilometer course and Elizabeth Dauby was 23rd in 12:21 to earn medals, which go to the top 25.
    Other finishers for the Commodores in the 223-girl race were Olivia Hauser, 92nd in 13:23; Veronica Schwartz, 147th in 14:10; Alesa Roark, 178th in 14:36; and Catie Hauser, 189th in 14:49.
    West Lafayette won with 130 points.

  • Tell City boys finish undefeated

    HUNTINGBURG—Tell City had three of the top four finishers and five of the top 10 to win the PAC junior high boys cross country meet Saturday.

  • Marksmen spike North Posey

    POSEYVILLE—Kassidie Hayes and Logan Flannagan combined for 44 kills as Tell City beat North Posey 25-23, 25-12, 25-17 in PAC volleyball Saturday.
    Hayes made 24 kills and three blocks and had 20 assists and three ace serves.
    Flannagan added 20 kills and Mary Steen made seven.
    “Mary had a really good game,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes.
    But she said the key to the higher kill totals for the Marksmen was “our passing was a lot better (than in some recent matches).”

  • Castle tops Tell City for title

    BOONVILLE—Jake Swihart was Tell City’s only winner in a 4-1 loss to Castle in the boys tennis sectional finals Monday.
    Swihart beat Ashwin Prasad 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (7-5) in No. 1 singles.
    Since Swihart went undefeated in sectional play he advanced to the No. 1 singles sectional against Tecumseh’s Daniel Pemberton Tuesday.
    Swihart beat Pemberton 6-4, 6-2 but lost to Jared Hamilton of Evansville Central 6-3, 6-3 Wednesday to place second in the individual sectional.

  • Perry Central’s speed may bother Blackhawks

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—For the second week in a row Perry Central will play a football team that has trouble with fast opponents, which should again play into the Commodores’ hands.
    They will visit 1-6 Springs Valley for a PLAC game Friday at 6:30 p.m.
    “Teams have hurt them outside, and we don’t mind going outside,” said Perry Central Coach Greg Gibson.

  • Versatile Titans pose big test for Tell City

    Sports Editor

    FORT BRANCH—Gibson Southern’s depth and prolific, balanced offense will test Tell City when they meet in PAC football Friday at 7 p.m.
    The 7-0 Titans, ranked No. 2 in the state in both Class 3A polls, have averaged 52.9 points per game while giving up just 12.6. Their lowest scoring game was a 45-7 win over Boonville.
    With more depth than any other PAC team, they use a full platoon system—11 different starters on offense and defense.

  • Perry Central passes Mitchell for PLAC title

    PAOLI—Perry Central passed Mitchell in the last 1 1⁄2 miles to repeat as PLAC boys cross country champion Tuesday.
    The Commodores also won the girls title with 27 points, 52 ahead of runner-up Paoli.
    Perry Central’s boys scored 36 points to beat Mitchell by five.
    The Commodores won the title for the eighth year in a row and Aaron Pierrard became their seventh consecutive individual champion. He finished in 16:42, nine seconds ahead of runner-up Cody Carlton of Crawford County.