Rising Sun News: February 2018

Dumpster Day is Saturday, March 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 26, 2018
Dumpster Day is Saturday, March 3

For Rising Sun and Ohio County residents only, the City of Rising Sun will have dumpsters available at the City Brush Dump from 7 to 11 a.m. on the following Saturdays in 2018: March 3, April 7, May 5, June 2, July 7, August 4, September 8, October 6 a…

One Park Trail Reopened, Others Still Closed

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 26, 2018
One Park Trail Reopened, Others Still Closed

(Updated Thursday, March 1)  The Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks Department has reopened the lower trail at Shiner Park but lower trails at the Denver Siekman Park remain closed due to flooding.  

Applications Due March 15 for City Seasonal Jobs

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 23, 2018
Applications Due March 15 for City Seasonal Jobs

The City of Rising Sun is taking applications for seasonal positions with the Street Department and Community Pool.  Interested parties should pick up an application from the Utility Office at City Hall (200 N. Walnut St.).  Applications must…

Lions Club Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser March 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 22, 2018
Lions Club Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser March 3

Come hungry and support a local fundraiser.  The Rising Sun Lions Club is hosting a pancake breakfast Saturday, March 3 from 7 to 11:30 a.m. at the Rising Sun-Ohio County Senior Citizen Community Building (510 S. Mulberry St.).  It’s an all-y…

QuiltFest Returns April 6-8 to History Museum

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 22, 2018
QuiltFest Returns April 6-8 to History Museum

The 16th Annual Rising Sun QuiltFest will be held April 6-8 at the Rising Sun History Museum (212 S. Walnut St.) according to this release provided by event hosts, the Ohio County Historical Society.  The Rising Sun quilt event originated inside l…

2018 Community Yard Sale Dates Announced

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 15, 2018
2018 Community Yard Sale Dates Announced

The City Of Rising Sun’s Board Of Works recently approved dates for the 2018 Community Yard Sales.  The spring event will be May 3-5 while the fall edition will be September 20-22. Watch for details as each event draws closer on how you can adveri…

Register Now For Riding At The River

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 12, 2018
Register Now For Riding At The River

The United Sidecar Association is holding its 40th Annual National Rally in Rising Sun June 14-16, 2018. “Riding At The River” is a three day event open to the public as all motorcyclists and friends are welcome. For those who register their rig, your …

Fountain Update

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 5, 2018
Fountain Update

The City of Rising Sun restates its disassembly of the fountain is for the purpose to determine all issues which are preventing it from functioning properly and to evaluate the options available to repair it. We understand our community has an emotiona…

Make Your Golf Cart Legal In 2018-19

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 2, 2018
Make Your Golf Cart Legal In 2018-19

Right now, everybody’s golf cart in Rising Sun is illegal.  For shame, for shame, for shame!  Okay…no biggie.  It’s just time for all of you to complete the biannual registration process which will keep your cart in good standing throu…

Fountain Maintenance Under Review

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on February 1, 2018
Fountain Maintenance Under Review

Many have noticed the city’s tree fountain is being disassembled.  The purpose is to determine all issues which are preventing the fountain from functioning properly and then evaluate the maintenance options available to repair it.