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Tourism Holding Photography Contest

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 16, 2019

Attention photographers! The Ohio County Convention, Tourism and Visitors Commission (Rising Sun/Ohio County Tourism) announce their upcoming annual Photography Postcard Contest.  The event is free to enter and entrants need not be residents of Ohio Co …

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2019 Fireworks Works Because Of Support

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 8, 2019

As the Rising Sun Fireworks Event Coordinator, I would like to extend my sincerest thanks and appreciation to everyone who made our 2019 Fireworks a very enjoyable, entertaining, spectacular and safe event: The Rising Sun Mayor and Mayor’s Assistant, C …

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City Fireworks On The River Wednesday, July 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 1, 2019

Rising Sun’s fabulous fireworks event is Wednesday, July 3 at Riverfront Park on Front Street.  Bring your family and friends, a comfy blanket or lawn chairs for a full evening of musical entertainment, food and explosive fun! GOLF CART PARADE!  The fe …

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Ohio County Recycle Center Hosting Two Key Events

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 25, 2019

The Southeast Indiana Recycling District (SEIRD) has a couple of important dates coming up at the Ohio County Recycle Center (1432 Barbour Way, Rising Sun). Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27 are Refrigerant Appliance Disposal Days.  The center will …

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Shiner Pride Car Show July 7

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 20, 2019

The annual Shiner Pride Car, Truck and Bike Show will be Sunday, July 7 along the river and throughout downtown.  This event draws a lot of interest and, at times, has featured over 400 entries. Registration is from 8 am to noon.  Trophy presentations …

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Spectacular City Fireworks Are Wednesday, July 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 20, 2019

Rising Sun’s fabulous fireworks event is Wednesday, July 3 at Riverfront Park on Front Street.  Bring your family and friends, a comfy blanket or lawn chairs for a full evening of musical entertainment, food and explosive fun! GOLF CART PARADE!  The fe …

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Public Meeting for Riverfront Dock Improvements July 17

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 17, 2019

On Wednesday, July 17 at the Ohio County Historical Society (212 S. Walnut St.), there will be a public meeting from 4 to 7 pm to discuss improvements to the seasonal docks along Rising Sun’s riverfront. The first phase of the project will include a di …

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Entertainment Abounds in Rising Sun June 21-22

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 12, 2019

The weekend of June 21 and 22 in Rising Sun is full of entertainment, food and fun! The festivities begin Friday, June 21 for Music On Main and Cruise-In.  Chuck Brisbin & The Tuna Project will perform at the Main Street Pavilion from 6 to 9 pm wit …

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ETC Hosting Meet and Greet in Rising Sun to Introduce High Speed Internet

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 10, 2019

ETC of Sunman, IN invites you to learn about its new local internet service coming to Rising Sun.  Join representatives for a meet and greet Monday, June 24 from 4 to 7 pm in the Ohio County Historical Society and Museum at 212 S. Walnut St.  Light sna …

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Community Service Hours Available During July 3 Fireworks

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 10, 2019

Rising Sun High School students in need of community service hours have an opportunity to earn 3 hours during the city’s fireworks event on July 3. From 8 to 10 pm, workers will monitor trash cans along the riverfront and empty trash as needed.  From 1 …

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