City of Rising Sun, Indiana

Rising Sun News: March 2018

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 29, 2018
April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month.  Rising Sun Mayor Brent Bascom has made a local proclamation which you can read in full at this link. According to the Division of Violence Prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, child …

Elijah Jones Benefit Is April 7

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 27, 2018
Elijah Jones Benefit Is April 7

A benefit for the family of Elijah Jones to help defray his funeral expenses will be held Saturday, April 7 from 7 p.m. until its conclusion at Rising Sun American Legion Post 59 (110 Main St.).  There will be free finger foods, a live auction, 50…

City Council Meeting Moved To April 11

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 26, 2018
City Council Meeting Moved To April 11

Due to scheduling conflicts, the Thursday, April 5 Rising Sun City Council meeting has been moved to Wednesday, April 11 at 6 pm.  

March 29 Proclaimed Vietnam Veterans Day

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 23, 2018
March 29 Proclaimed Vietnam Veterans Day

Rising Sun Mayor Brent Bascom is proclaiming March 29, 2018 as Vietnam Veterans Day.  Please click on this link for the complete proclamation honoring our local Vietnam Veterans who were lost during the war and honoring all those who served. …

Easter Egg Hunt Is March 31

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 22, 2018
Easter Egg Hunt Is March 31

On Saturday, March 31 at 10:30 a.m., American Legion Post 59 and Rising Sun Main Street is sponsoring the Community Easter Egg Hunt.  The event will be held at Shiner Park (behind the community pool and high school athletic fields).  The East…

CSI Camp for 5th through 9th Graders

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 22, 2018
CSI Camp for 5th through 9th Graders

If you’re in the fifth through ninth grade and would like to learn how to work a crime scene, then sign up for CSI Camp!  See how the Indiana State Police collect evidence like finger prints and DNA to solve crimes.  You’ll have an opportunit…

BOBB Family Mission Fish Fry is Friday, March 23

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 22, 2018
BOBB Family Mission Fish Fry is Friday, March 23

Rising Sun United Methodist Church in Rising Sun, IN will have its annual BOBB Family Mission Team Fish Fry on Friday, March 23 from 5-7 p.m.  Menu includes: fish, chicken, macaroni and cheese, baked beans, coleslaw, bread, drinks plus homema…

Meet The Easter Bunny Friday, March 16

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 15, 2018
Meet The Easter Bunny Friday, March 16

Meet the Easter Bunny Friday, March 16 in the Pendleton Art Center, 201 Main Street, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Get a free picture taken by Theresa Scott Photography. While waiting for your picture, enjoy the shops on Main Street.

March Is Red Cross Awareness Month

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 8, 2018
March Is Red Cross Awareness Month

March is Red Cross Awareness Month. The Red Cross is a very active worldwide organization and has also been very supportive of our community. Please donate in any way you can. There are several ways to give a monetary donation. A few include:  – …

Hoosier Boys/Girls State Application Deadline March 15

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on March 5, 2018
Hoosier Boys/Girls State Application Deadline March 15

Rising Sun High School juniors who are interested in attending either Hoosier Boys State or Hoosier Girls State must apply by March 15, 2018.  This year’s events will be held at Trine University in Angola, Indiana. The boys’ week is June 17-23 and…