Today's News

  • Library adds BIRF funds to savings; children’s programs to fill summer


  • Property-tax bills due May 10

    TELL CITY – Perry Countians are reminded that spring installments of property taxes are due May 10.

  • Go-cart racing Saturday at Branchville

    BRANCHVILLE – Branchville Conservation Club will host go-cart racing Saturday beginning at 5 p.m. at the arena. Contact Jerry Guillaume at 843-5885 or Mike Hess at 843-4878 for more information. The public is welcome. Participants wanting to race should bring their own go-carts. 

  • Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service

    TELL CITY -- The text of Mayor Barbara Ewing’s proclamation for Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service. 

  • Tell City 2nd in frosh-soph meet

    DUBOIS—Elliott Brown ran his first race of the season and won it to help Tell City place second in Northeast Dubois’ six-team freshman-sophomore boys track invitational Tuesday.
    Brown, sidelined with mononucleosis since the start of the season, won the 100-meter dash in 11.29 seconds.
    He also won the 200 in 23.99 and teamed with David Meyer, Kevin Yeung and Nick Buchta to place second in the 400 relay in 49.17.

  • Perry Central places 2nd in seven-team tourney

    ENGLISH—Trevor Carter shot an 8-over-par 36 to lead Perry Central to second place in the seven-team Early Bird boys golf tourney at Lucas Oil course Saturday.
    Paoli won with 183 strokes, six fewer than the Commodores.
    Tell City’s Mason Waninger finished second in the nine-hole tourney with a 42, just two strokes behind medalist Logan Andis of Paoli.
    But Tell City did not have a team score, as only three Marksmen competed. Two are sidelined with medical issues and one had a baseball game.
    Carter placed third in the 38-man field.

  • Forest Park defeats Perry Central

    FERDINAND—Ericka Lange pitched a four-hitter as Forest Park defeated Perry Central 4-1 in girls softball Monday.
    Lange struck out four and walked one. Three of her strikeouts came on called third strikes.
    “We just watched too many strikes go by,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber. “She wasn’t an overpowering pitcher, but we didn’t hit the ball hard at all.”
    Morgan Richardson hit a double for Perry Central’s only extra-base hit.

  • Tell City defeats Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City scored 16 runs on just six hits to beat Cannelton 16-1 in girls softball Tuesday.
    Tell City did have three hits in a five-run first inning, with Stori Beard’s two-run triple to right field being the biggest blow.
    Madison Schuetter and Sydney Goffinet also had hits that inning. The Marksmen also took advantage of four walks, a wild pitch, and an error that inning.

  • Jeeps nip Perry Central in bottom of 7th

    DUBOIS—Northeast Dubois scored a run in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat Perry Central 7-6 in the first round of the Northeast Dubois baseball classic Saturday.
    Perry Central scored three runs in the top of the seventh to tie the game 6-6.
    But in the bottom of the seventh the Jeeps got a leadoff single. An error on a sacrifice bunt and an intentional walk to Cameron Riecker, who had hit two home runs in the game, loaded the bases.
    The next batter singled home the winning run.

  • Cannelton splits doubleheader with Tecumseh

    CANNELTON—Larry Holman drove in four runs and Hunter Herzog scored four as Cannelton beat Tecumseh 20-10 in the second game of a baseball doubleheader Saturday.
    Bryce Garrett went 4 for 5 to lead Cannelton’s 11-hit attack. Herzog went 3 for 5 with two doubles.
    “We got a little more patient at the plate and hit the ball better,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “The first game we were just up there hacking.”
    Holman was the winning pitcher. He gave up six hits and four walks and struck out three in 41⁄3 innings.