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RSMU Resumes Standard Billing as Moratorium Ended August 14

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 17, 2020

Rising Sun Municipal Utilities advises the moratorium on disconnection for utility service ended August 14.  As a result, standard procedures for service and billing for RSMU have resumed. Customers who are delinquent and/or in arrears (“D/A customers” …

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Ohio County Recycle Center Taking Household Hazardous Waste August 15

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 11, 2020

On selected dates through September, the Ohio County Recycle Center (1432 Barbour Way, Rising Sun) is taking “difficult disposal” items for free.  On Saturday, August 15 from 11 am to 1 pm, the center will accept (at no charge) household hazardous wast …

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Navy Bean Festival Canceled

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 8, 2020

At the Thursday, August 6 Rising Sun City Council meeting, the council made the difficult choice to cancel the 2020 Navy Bean Fall Festival out of ongoing concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Council expressed it was in the best interest of the health a …

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Pool Adjusting Hours as School Resumes

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 31, 2020

With school back in session Monday, August 3, the community pool is adjusting its hours effective that date.  The pool will operate from 3 to 6 pm Monday through Friday, 12 to 6 pm Saturday and 12 to 8 pm Sunday.  The pool remains open to Rising Sun an …

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Dumpster Day August 1

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 30, 2020

For Rising Sun and Ohio County residents only, the City of Rising Sun will have four dumpsters available at the City Brush Dump (end of South Downey Street behind the cemetery) from 7 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 1. City workers will exercise social …

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A Fireworks Thank You

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 20, 2020

As the Rising Sun Fireworks Event Coordinator, I would like to extend my sincerest thanks and appreciation to everyone who contributed their time, effort and/or resources toward the city’s 2020 fireworks.  Unexpected thunderstorms caused portions of th …

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Pool Reopens to Ohio County Residents Only Monday, July 20

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 17, 2020
Rising Sun Community Pool

The Rising Sun Community Pool will reopen to Ohio County residents on Monday, July 20.  The city has followed all necessary steps to reopen the pool established by the Ohio County Health Officer.  In addition, pool staffing is back up to standard level …

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Free COVID Testing at Church of Christ Extended through July 25

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 17, 2020

(Updated Friday, July 17) Regina Crouch with the Ohio County Health Department says the free COVID-19 testing site at the Rising Sun Church of Christ (315 N. High St.) has been extended through July 25.  No appointment is necessary for this drive throu …

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Cody Farr PTSD Suicide Awareness Memorial Ride is July 18

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 16, 2020

The first annual Cody Farr PTSD Suicide Awareness Memorial Ride is Saturday, July 18.  Registration is from 9 to 11:45 am at the Rising Sun American Legion Post 59 (110 Main St.). Kickstands go up at 12 pm.  The donation is $20 per bike.  T-shirts are …

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Individual at Pool Tested Positive for COVID

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 15, 2020

The city administration was informed an individual who was present at the pool on Friday, July 10 between 11:30 am and 9:30 pm tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, July 12. The city informed the Ohio County Health Officer and all steps necessary to …

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