Today's News

  • King and queen crowned

    Perry Central homecoming King Ethan Emmons and Queen Kosia Wetzel were crowned Friday night before the varsity game against Orleans.

  • Cannelton High School homecoming Saturday

    CANNELTON – Cannelton High School’s Homecoming will be held Saturday in the Cannelton Community Center between games against Medora High School. The junior varsity game will start at 5 p.m. and the homecoming ceremonies will start around 6:30 p.m.

    This year’s homecoming queen candidates are Mikah Hemmings, Makala Kellems, Laryssa Morris and Rebecca Seifert.

  • Sen. Young: Propane shortage demands action

    Richard Young
    District 47
    State Senator

    According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, more than 7 percent of Indiana households use liquefied petroleum gases, LPG or propane, to heat their home. In southern Indiana, the vast majority of homes and businesses use propane, especially in rural areas.

    This winter has been exceptionally cold, highlighting the importance of keeping the flow of propane uninterrupted.

  • Historical groups to offer preview screening of “Civil War: The Untold Story”
  • Huntington-Moskos earns doctorate

    CANNELTON — Violet and Catalina Moskos proudly announced the graduation of their mother, Luz Huntington-Moskos, who earned her Ph.D. in nursing from the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

    She completed her dissertation defense Aug. 1, 2013 and participated in the commencement ceremony Dec. 14.

    After seven years as a member of Indiana University Southeast’s nursing faculty, Huntington-Moskos has accepted a postdoctoral research position at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing. She and her family live in Cannelton.

  • Community Events

    Pancake breakfast Feb. 8
    CANNELTON- Tell City Ghost Hunters will sponsor an-all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast Feb 8 from 7 to 11 a.m. at the Cannelton American Legion.  Meal will include your choice of milk, juice or coffee.  

  • Oakwood Villas ribbon-cutting tomorrow

    TELL CITY - The Perry County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the expansion of Oakwood Health Campus and grand opening of the Villas at noon Jan. 31. Oakwood Health Campus is located at 1143 23rd St. in Tell City.

  • Benefit for Metcalf held Friday, Saturday at Bear’s Place

    CANNELTON – A live-entertainment benefit for Sarah Metcalf will be held Friday and Saturday evening at Bear’s Place in Cannelton.

    Music will begin at 9 p.m. Friday with Tantrum performing, followed by headlining musicians Blackford Creek at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, 5th Degree Burn will take the stage at 9:30, followed by headliner Rooney and the Rumpshakers at 11:30 p.m.

    Music will also be provided by DJ Just a Little Bit Louder. Bear’s Place is located at 205 Washington in Cannelton.

  • 2014 Trivia night a success

    TELL CITY – Thirteen teams competed in Perry County Community Foundation's fourth annual trivia night Saturday at the Schergens Center. The annual fundraiser allows trivia teams to compete for prizes, with the first-place team earning the privilege of selecting their favorite charity to receive a $500 grant.

  • Yaggi-Ransom

    John and Cynthia Yaggi of Lafayette announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Paige Yaggi of Tell City, to Jarrett Dean Ransom of Tell City.

    Mr. Ransom is the son of Jim and Ruth Ransom of St. Croix. The wedding is planned for March 15, 2014, at Cannelton United Methodist Church with a reception to follow. Formal invitations will be sent.

    The bride-to-be is a graduate of Cannelton High School and Daymar College and holds an associate of science degree.