Rising Sun News

Entries for January 2015

WATER IN SOME AREAS OFF MONDAY, JAN. 26 FOR REPAIRS

Posted by Deedee Brown on Thursday, January 22, 2015
WATER IN SOME AREAS OFF MONDAY, JAN. 26 FOR REPAIRS
On MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2015 water will be turned off from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the following streets in Rising Sun:             Main St. from Walnut St. to Front St.             Poplar St. from Main St. to Fourth St.             Fourth St. from Walnut St. to Front St.          ...
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Your Life Guard Class Can Be Free*

Posted by Deedee Brown on Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Your Life Guard Class Can Be Free*
Your Life Guard class can be *FREE! (* for those who have been an Ohio County resident for one year.) REGISTRATION form and fees due by Feb 13. Three Saturdays – Feb 21; Feb 28 and March 14 completes the class. A Certification Grant available through the Ohio County Community Foundation will pay the $200.00 life guard class fees for Ohio County residents. You must be 15 by the final day of the class. Class size is LIMITED, so early registration is suggested.  Please contact Shelby Baxter at...
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City of Rising Sun Observes MLK Day, Monday, January 19, 2015

Posted by Deedee Brown on Thursday, January 15, 2015
City of Rising Sun Observes MLK Day, Monday, January 19, 2015
The City of Rising Sun Offices, Departments and Rising Sun Municipal Utilities will be CLOSED on Monday, January 19, 2015 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. 

RSRF and OCCF Grants Help With Upkeep of Green Space

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, January 12, 2015
RSRF and OCCF Grants Help With Upkeep of Green Space
The City of Rising Sun offers our sincerest thanks and appreciation to the Rising Sun Regional Foundation and the Ohio County Community Foundation for grants totaling $40,000. The monies received have gone toward the purchase of three pieces of equipment for the Street Department. The generosity of both foundations has greatly assisted the city in its efforts to help maintain the public green space areas and property owned by the city.

Possible Life Guard Class

Posted by Deedee Brown on Friday, January 09, 2015
Possible Life Guard Class
Rising Sun teens - thought of becoming a Life Guard? There is the possibility of a class forming that would take place on three Sundays - February 22, March 1 and March 8 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. This would be based on interest and may also have limited enrollment. If you are interested, please email Beth Wheat at beth.wheat@sdcsc.k12.in.us or bwheatsdhs@yahoo.com for more information.

Frye Town Hall Meeting Jan. 24th at 1:00 p.m.

Posted by Deedee Brown on Thursday, January 08, 2015
Frye Town Hall Meeting Jan. 24th at 1:00 p.m.
State Representative Randy Frye will be holding a Town Hall meeting in Rising Sun on Saturday, January 24th at 1:00 p.m. at the Ohio County Historical Museum, 212 S. Walnut St, Rising Sun, Indiana. Please come and hear about the bills being discussed in this session. Rep. Frye welcomes your questions and comments.

Move It Ohio County

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, January 07, 2015
Move It Ohio County
The Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks & Recreation Department is asking you to “Move It.”  Now through December 31, 2015, the Parks Department invites you to participate in a program to track the miles you walk, run or cycle.  The goal is to reach 365 miles before the end of 2015.  By doing so, you will qualify for a prize. Please see the attached document for more details and entry information.

First Movie on Main, Friday January 9th at 7 p.m.

Posted by Deedee Brown on Monday, January 05, 2015
First Movie on Main, Friday January 9th at 7 p.m.
"Guardians of the Galaxy" - FIRST MOVIE OF THE YEAR - FRIDAY, JANUARY 9TH, presented by Rising Sun Main Street and provided through the generosity of the City of Rising Sun and the Ohio County Community Foundation. The movie will be shown on the big screen inside of the Pendleton Art Center, 201 Main St, at 7 p.m. Free popcorn provided by Rising Sun Main Street - The Jitterbug Cafe will be opened to sell drinks and other treats. "Guardians of the Galaxy" is a 2014 action-packed space adventure. ...
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