City of Rising Sun, Indiana

Rising Sun News: March 2015

Community Easter Egg Hunt Sat., April 4 at 10:30 a.m.

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 31, 2015
Community Easter Egg Hunt Sat., April 4 at 10:30 a.m.

COMMUNITY EASTER EGG HUNT, Saturday, April 4, 10:30 a.m. at Shiner Park behind the Rising Sun Senior Citizen Center. Age groups are 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8 and 9-10 year olds. This event is sponsored by the American Legion Post # 59 and Rising Sun Main Street.

City and County Surplus Auction Sat., April 4 at 10:00 a.m.

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 31, 2015
City and County Surplus Auction Sat., April 4 at 10:00 a.m.

Saturday, April 4 at 10:00 a.m. The City of Rising Sun and Ohio County are having an auction to dispose of unused items and equipment in the parking lot of the Ohio County Courthouse. Here is a link to the items offered for sale, photos are on the site…

Rising Sun Meal Site to Reopen at Hoosier Boy Community Room

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 26, 2015
Rising Sun Meal Site to Reopen at Hoosier Boy Community Room

LifeTime Resources is pleased to announce that the Rising Sun Senior Nutrition Activity Center (Meal Site) is reopening! The site has been moved to the Hoosier Boy Apartments Community Room and will reopen on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 10:00 am. Reserv…

Illegal Dumping At Rising Sun Brush Dump 3/20 – 3/26/15

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 26, 2015
Illegal Dumping At Rising Sun Brush Dump 3/20 – 3/26/15

Within the last week, someone illegally dumped more than 300 dirty diapers and a burn barrel at the Rising Sun Brush Dump on Downey Street. State laws stipulate what may and may not be placed on the brush dump and abuses such as these could lead to ou…

Third Annual 4H Green Mile 5K Walk / Run

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 23, 2015
Third Annual 4H Green Mile 5K Walk / Run

The Ohio County 4-H Program is hosting their Third Annual Green Power 5K Run/Walk on April 11th – registration starts at 8 a.m. – race starts at 9 a.m.; age groups are 14 years or younger, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 years and over. Pre-r…

I Am Rising Sun

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 20, 2015
I Am Rising Sun

Ohio County’s economic stability is being threatened by state lawmakers who want to allow live dealers at the Anderson and Shelbyville racinos.  If HB 1540 passes in its current form, 600 good jobs in Ohio County will be in jeopardy.  Learn …

PARENTING COUNTS! Free Parenting Classes through Purdue Extension

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 18, 2015
PARENTING COUNTS! Free Parenting Classes through Purdue Extension

Parenting Counts! Free parenting classes sponsored by Purdue Extension. Four workshops are available on Tuesdays; March 31, April 7, 14 or 28. Location – SIEOC Office, 110 Importing St, Aurora, IN 47001. Time – 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Registration must be mad…

QUILTFEST, March 27, 28 & 29 at the Ohio County Historical Museum

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 18, 2015
QUILTFEST, March 27, 28 & 29 at the Ohio County Historical Museum

QUILTFEST! March 27, 28 & 29 at the Ohio County Historical Museum, 212 S Walnut St, Rising Sun, IN. Coupons for $1.00 off the $5.00 admission are available at the Museum and the City Building. Quilt Contest; Quilt Appraisals; Lectures; Ve…

March Proclaimed Red Cross Awareness Month

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 17, 2015
March Proclaimed Red Cross Awareness Month

Mayor April Hautman proclaimed March as Red Cross Awareness Month and presented a Proclamation to Greater Cincinnati/Ohio River Valley Area American Red Cross representatives Paula McIntosh, Regional Community Presence Officer and Skip Tate, Communicat…

DAGAZ ACRES OPEN FOR 2015 SEASON

Posted by Deedee Brown on March 13, 2015
DAGAZ ACRES OPEN FOR 2015 SEASON

Dagaz Acres is now open for the season! NEW this year, will be our weekly Facebook contests where we will award FREE zipline passes for the 2015 season and other cool stuff. All you need to do is “friend us and like us” to participate at https://www.fa…