Rising Sun News: January 2016

The ‘I Love Rising Sun’ February Special

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 29, 2016
The ‘I Love Rising Sun’ February Special

February is the month where we show our someone special a little extra love, affection and attention. At least we’re supposed to…right? I mean, there is that Valentine’s Day thingy in the middle of the month where we splurge on flowers, candy, dinn…

Mardi Gras Ball Benefit for Local Children’s Advocacy Center

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 15, 2016
Mardi Gras Ball Benefit for Local Children’s Advocacy Center

A Mardi Gras ball benefit for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Southeast Indiana will be held February 6 from 5:30 to 11:30 p.m. at the Lawrenceburg Event Center with live music by The Menus.The CAC is a non-profit corporation established to minimize …

Be Heart Smart

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 15, 2016
Be Heart Smart

Every Tuesday in February from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Purdue Extension-Ohio County and Switzerland County are hosting the “Be Heart Smart” program at the Patriot Town Hall.The program is for anyone who wants to reduce their risk for heart disease. You can l…

Do You Have Concerns About Falling?

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 15, 2016
Do You Have Concerns About Falling?

Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A “Matter Of Balance” is an award-winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.The program is hosted by Purdue Extension-Ohio County at the Ohio…

Benefit For Tony Burgess

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 11, 2016
Benefit For Tony Burgess

There is a benefit for Tony Burgess on Saturday, February 13 at the Rising Sun Senior Community Center on 510 Mulberry Street. The dinner is from 6 to 8:30 p.m. and a dance follows from 8:30 to midnight. There is also a silent auction from 6 to 10 p.m….

Lifeguard Training and Scholarship Toward Certification Available

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 11, 2016
Lifeguard Training and Scholarship Toward Certification Available

If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard and will be at least 15 years of age by February 28, 2016, please see the attached document below for details regarding a registration form, class dates, online requirements, fees and physical prerequisites…

Crafty Carrigan Creates Clerk Cabinet

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on January 5, 2016
Crafty Carrigan Creates Clerk Cabinet

We’ve all had that feeling of needing more space. Rising Sun Clerk-Treasurer Rae Baker Gipson has been dealing with cramped quarters for some time. Dean Carrigan and grants from the Rising Sun Regional Foundation and Ohio County Community Foundation he…