Today's News

  • Tell City 9th in PAC wrestling

    LINCOLN CITY—Aubrey Craig and Mason Waninger placed third in their weight classes but Tell City finished ninth in the nine-team PAC wrestling tourney Saturday.
    Heritage Hills repeated as team champion with 220.5 points. Tell City scored 78.
    Craig, in the 106-pound weight class, and Waninger at 113 each went 3-1 with one pin.
    Craig lost a 3-2 decision to eventual champion Logan Dilbeck of Gibson Southern in the second round.

  • Patient Lions snare Bulldogs

    BLOOMINGTON—Lighthouse Christian’s patient offense resulted in a lot of layups in the Lions’ 54-44 girls basketball win over Cannelton Saturday.
    “They were really patient on offense and made us work (on defense) and we gave up a lot of easy baskets,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “We had no help defense whatsoever.”
    At the other end the Bulldogs “missed a lot of 10- to 12-foot shots,” said Garrett.

  • Tell City girls 3rd in PAC

    LYNNVILLE—Loren Braunecker and Charissa Lahee each placed second in an individual event and a relay to lead Tell City to third place in the seven-team PAC girls swim meet Saturday.
    Heritage Hills repeated as champion with 369 points. Tell City scored 198.
    Braunecker took second in the 500-yard freestyle in 6:01.14 and Lahee was second in the 50 free in 27.14 seconds.
    They teamed with Derrian Zabel and Bailey Powell to place second in the 200 free relay in 1:55.56.
    Braunecker was third in the 200 free in 2:11.80 and Powell was fourth in 2:23.39.

  • Hayes leads Tell City past Vikings

    TELL CITY—McKenzie Hayes scored 15 points in the fourth quarter as Tell City defeated North Posey 39-32 in PAC girls basketball Saturday.
    Tell City led 22-19 entering the final quarter but worked the ball inside to the 6-foot Hayes consistently that period.
    Hayes made two field goals and 11 of 12 free throws in the period as she finished with 24 points.
    For the game she hit 6 of 8 from the field and 12 of 14 free throws.

  • Wolfpack tops Tell City

    Sports Correspondent

    TELL CITY—Tell City was hurt by 27 turnovers and poor shooting in a 60-33 boys basketball loss to Crawford County Saturday.
    Tell City Coach Brent Owen said, “Crawford County played solid defense. We knew what they were going to do—play a 1-3-1 zone. We were prepared for it (but) our execution tonight was the worst all season.

  • Cannelton holds off Lighthouse Christian

    BLOOMINGTON—A quick start and Brandon Cook’s 37 points helped Cannelton hold off Lighthouse Christian 77-73 in boys basketball Saturday.
    The Bulldogs jumped to a 23-13 lead but were tied 34-34 at halftime after two of their starters got into foul trouble in the second quarter.
    They built their lead back to double digits in the fourth quarter.

  • PC shoots, rebounds well to beat Mitchell

    MITCHELL—Perry Central hit 59.7 percent from the field in crushing Mitchell 86-36 in PLAC boys basketball Saturday.
    The Commodores scored several baskets on rebound shots, outrebounding Mitchell 39-14 overall.
    But they also hit well from outside, including 6 of 9 from three-point range.
    Derek Thomas led the balanced Commodore attack with 17 points. Tanner Cassidy added 16 as he made all seven of his shots from the field, including two three-pointers.
    Colten Hedinger was also perfect from the field as he scored 10 points.

  • Tell City boys 2nd in PAC

    LYNNVILLE—Hunter Sandage won the 100-yard freestyle to lead Tell City to second place in the PAC boys swim meet Saturday.

  • PC girls break slump

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central’s girls basketball team broke out of its shooting slump in a big way in Tuesday’s 83-20 win over Rock Creek.

  • Perry Central FFA Farmer Appreciation Dinner Feb. 19

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central FFA would like to recognize all the Perry County farmers who put all their hard work into agriculture every day.