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  • Surviving Your Grief workshop Saturday

    TELL CITY – A “Surviving Your Grief” workshop will be conducted Saturday in the Fellowship Hall at Evangelical United Church of Christ, at 10th and Jefferson streets. Coffee and donuts will be served at 8:30 a.m., with the workshop beginning at 9 a.m.

    This is a free, nondenominational gathering for anyone who has lost someone near to them.

    An opening talk will be followed by a journaling exercise and break-out groups according to loss: child, spouse, friend or relative. Participants will regather at the end of the morning.

  • Cannelton Christmas Parade plans in place

    CANNELTON – Cannelton American Legion Post and Ladies Auxiliary will host their annual Christmas parade Nov. 29.  

    Line-up will begin at 5 p.m. along Old Highway 237. The route will take a left onto Indiana 66, a right onto Washington Street and end at the floodwall. The parade will begin at 6 p.m.

    There will be a special appearance by Santa and he will be at the OAKS Center in Cannelton immediately after the parade for photos. Parents must take their own cameras. Cookies and hot chocolate will be provided at no charge.

  • Explosion of Fun today at Community Christian Church

    TELL CITY– The Explosion of Fun, a Halloween Alternative, will be held at Community Christian Church, at 821 10th St. in Tell City from 6 to 8 p.m.

    This free event is offered to children ages 3 through 6th grade. The entire third floor offers prizes for bean-bag toss, ring toss, bingo, hillbilly golf, SkeeBall, cornhole and face painting. Free popcorn will be available as well as several cake walks.

  • Lulu’s Prom & Bridal ribbon cutting Friday


    Editor's Note: This article has been updated to reflect the correct date of Lulu’s Prom & Bridal's fashion show, which will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday. The original story incorrectly reported the event as taking place on Saturday.

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon cutting for Lulu’s Prom & Bridal at 5 p.m. Friday to kickoff their grand opening.

  • Semper Five run-walk coming to Cannelton Nov. 9

    CANNELTON – In honor of Veterans Day, the Perry County Marines, along with the Perry County Museum, will host a “Semper Five” 5K and the “Marine Tough” 10K Nov. 9.  Runners and walkers are encouraged to participate.  

    Registration for each race is $15 through Thursday and $20 Friday through Nov. 9.

    Each runner and walker will receive a T-shirt on the day of the race.  Registration forms are available at perrycountymuseum.org, Lawson’s Bar and Grill or by calling Lena Joyal at 619-0708.

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  • Perry Central offers GED testing

    LEOPOLD – The next session of general-equivalency-diploma testing at Perry Central will be Nov. 12 and 18.  Both evenings are required to complete the test. Pre-registration is necessary and information pertaining to this is available by calling Susie Knox, GED chief examiner, at 547-3347.

    The cost for the complete test is $70.

  • Wreath-making workshop planned at Tell City Public Library Nov. 30

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Public Library will host a wreath-making workshop from 1 to 4 p.m. Nov. 30 at the library.

    Mickey McMahon will lead the program. Participants will make a 16-inch live fir wreath with assorted greenery.

    Cost is $20 per person, which includes greenery. Bows will be available for $2 each. Participants should take a glue gun.

    The class is limited to 10 participants. Call 547-2661 to register.

  • 40 & 8 plans bingo benefit

    TELL CITY – Tell City American Legion Post 213’s 40 & 8 veterans organization will raise money for nurses in training through bingo games beginning at 2 p.m. Nov. 10.

    The event will be held at the Legion and jackpots will include hams and turkeys. Players must be 18 years or older.