Today's News

  • Jett Hendrix Christian Taylor

    Brad and Brittany Taylor of Tell City announce the birth of their son, Jett Hendrix Christian Taylor, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Tell City.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 191/2 inches long.
    Mrs. Taylor is the former Brittany Jones. Jett has two older siblings, Aiden Taylor, 6, and Kaleb Taylor, 3.
    Grandparents are Matt and Gala Leibering of Cannelton, Kent and Kris Jones of Tell City and the late Bill Taylor and Terri Wheeler.

  • TC Homecoming royalty to be revealed Saturday

    TELL CITY – The Tell City High School Student Council will host the 2013 homecoming ceremony Saturday between the junior varsity and varsity basketball games against Gibson Southern.  The junior varsity game will begin at 6 p.m.

  • Indiana boater-ed course announced

    JASPER – Indiana conservation officers will sponsor a boater education class from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 9 at the Jasper Moose Family Center, 2507 Newton Street in Jasper.
    Topics to be covered include boating basics, navigation, boating laws, personal watercraft operation, water safety, personal flotation devices and more.

  • Church News, Jan. 31

    Agape church host guests
    CANNELTON – Agape Community Church, 101 Taylor St., in Cannelton, will host His Witness Sunday during morning worship.
    There will be a fellowship meal following. Everyone is invited to attend.

    Chili supper at EUCC Feb. 23
    TELL CITY – Evangelical United Church of Christ will host a chili supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23 in the fellowship hall.

  • Relay for Life of Perry County to kickoff fundraising efforts for 2013

    TELL CITY – From 5:50 to 7 p.m. Feb. 18, the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Perry County will officially get underway as event volunteers and participants gather at United Methodist Church, 702 10th St. in Tell City, for a kickoff celebration to launch their fundraising efforts for the year.

  • Vatican II exhibit on display

    ST. MEINRAD – The Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library is hosting an exhibit titled “The Second Vatican Council: Looking Back After Fifty Years.”
    More than 2,300 Roman Catholic bishops from all over the world gathered for the Second Vatican Council, and the exhibit focuses particularly on those from Indianapolis, Louisville and Evansville.

  • Wagner family generations

    Several different generations of Thelma Wagner’s family celebrated at Christmas and gathered for generation pictures.

  • Perry Central royalty

    Alex Newton and Taylor Elmer were crowned king and queen at homecoming ceremonies held at Perry Central Saturday.

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  • COLUMN: Psychological-physiological reactions to colors

    Guest Columnist

    Editor Vince Luecke’s Jan. 14 column concerning the winter blahs didn’t give much importance to the power of colors, especially orange and the winter blahs. That is where I can add something from Dr. Marx Luscher, a Swiss research psychiatrists’ color test, which I have used in teaching counseling psychology classes and with prison inmates.