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Entries for March 2014

Printable List of Bicentennial Events

Posted by Donita Valentine on Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Printable List of Bicentennial Events
Printable list of Bicentennial Events see link below. For questions on times and more information you may call 812-438-3340 or 812-438-5208.  List of Bicentennial Events

Voting Now for Beard Contest

Posted by Donita Valentine on Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Voting Now for Beard Contest
Vote for your favorite Bicentennial Beard Contest Photos   Open link https://www.facebook.com/CityOfRisingSun to this album and click "Like" on your favorite Bicentennial Beard Contest photos before 11:59 pm Sunday, March 30, 2014. The photo with the most "likes" will win $500 as the "People's Choice Best Beard Award Winner." There are 24 entrants in all so make sure you look at all of them. You can like more than one photo but you can't like the same photo more than once. The wi...
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Community Easter Egg Hunt April 19th at Shiner Park

Posted by Donita Valentine on Friday, March 21, 2014
Community Easter Egg Hunt April 19th at Shiner Park
American Legion Post # 59 and Rising Sun Main Street will be holding the annual Community Easter Egg Hunt at Shiner park on April 19th at 10:30 AM.  The Easter Bunny will be there for pictures.

Meet the Easter Bunny First Friday April 4th at Pendleton Art Center RS

Posted by Donita Valentine on Friday, March 21, 2014
Meet the Easter Bunny First Friday April 4th at Pendleton Art Center RS
Get your child's photo with the Easter Bunny on  First Friday  April 4th at the Pendleton Art Center. The Easter Bunny will be there from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM.  Photos will be available the same night. Enjoy the gallery and shops while you wait.

Phi Beta Psi Sorority Hosting 4th Annual Spring Fling Party

Posted by Donita Valentine on Friday, March 14, 2014
Phi Beta Psi Sorority Hosting 4th Annual Spring Fling Party
The Phi Beta Psi Sorority, Theta Lambda Chapter, will be hosting their 4th Annual Spring Fling Party at 7:00 pm on Friday, April 4, 2014 at the Schroeder Building (4-H Bldg located at the fairgrounds) in Rising Sun. Tickets are $10. Doors will be open at 6:30 p.m. Snacks & refreshments will be provided, along with door prizes. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Yvonne Walton, Ohio County Courthouse Treasurer’s office, 438-2724; Peggy Dickson, Ohio County Community Foundation, 43...
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Spring Yard Debris Pick Up

Posted by Donita Valentine on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Spring Yard Debris Pick Up
  Yard Debris Pick Up City of Rising Sun Residents •You must use BIODEGRADABLE PAPER BAGS for your yard debris. Yard debris is defined as leaves, grass and small sticks that can be placed in the BIODEGRADABLE PAPER BAGS. No trash. Bags can be purchased at Valley Supply, Tandy’s IGA, Wal-Mart and Lowes. •Loose yard debris will be picked up in garbage cans. NO TRASH IN THE CANS. NO PLASTIC BAGS. •Mondays and Tuesdays the chipper will be out to take care of tree and bush ...
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BB Riverboat Cruises July 25th for Rising Sun's Bicentennial

Posted by Donita Valentine on Monday, March 10, 2014
BB Riverboat Cruises July 25th for  Rising Sun's Bicentennial
 In honor of the City of Rising Sun’s Bicentennial Celebration we will be offering two BB Riverboat Cruises available to the public on Friday, July 25th. The times for these cruises will be 1–2 PM and 3–4 PM. To reserve your cruise see https://reserve.bbriverboats.com/scripts/webret.dll?Group=SSO or call 800-261-8586. Don’t wait as seating is limited. Prices Adults - $20 Age 4 to 12 - $14 Age 3 and under - FREE Happy 200 years to the City of Rising Sun.

SPRING CLEAN UP AND YARD SALE MAY 1ST.-3RD.

Posted by Donita Valentine on Friday, March 07, 2014
SPRING CLEAN UP AND YARD SALE MAY 1ST.-3RD.
  Rising Sun Spring Clean Up & Yard Sale May 1st – 3rd. Participating Residents Notify the City of Address By April 25th. Dumpsters will be available Sat. May 3rd & 10th, from 7am-11am & Wed. May 7th from 3:30-6:30 pm or until dumpsters fill up Rising Sun and Ohio County residents only!! Dumpsters will be located behind the high school at 320 Downey Street. We will be accepting wood construction items & old furniture. Sorry no bags of trash, clothing, tire...
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RISING SUN MUNICIPAL UTLITITES RELAY FOR LIFE COOKOUT!

Posted by Donita Valentine on Friday, March 07, 2014
RISING SUN MUNICIPAL UTLITITES RELAY FOR LIFE COOKOUT!
  Rising Sun Municipal Utilities Grill Out Friday, May 2nd   11:00am – 1:00pm Courtyard of City Hall $5.00 meals 1. Hamburger Chips & Drink 2. Hotdogs Chips & Drink  All proceeds go to American Cancer Society