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Navy Bean Baby Contest

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 30, 2018
Navy Bean Baby Contest

The Ohio County 4-H Junior Leaders are sponsoring a baby contest during the 2018 Rising Sun Navy Bean Fall Festival.  This first-year event will be held on Friday, October 12 at 6:30 pm inside Heritage Hall on Main Street.  This contest is op…

Boil Water Advisory Lifted

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 23, 2018
Boil Water Advisory Lifted

The Boil Water Advisory which was in effect for portions of Rising Sun has been lifted.  The following sections of our community were impacted during the repair of a water main: South Walnut Street (SR 56) from Plum Street to Arnold’s Creek. South…

Sidewalk Repairs Begin August 9

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 8, 2018
Sidewalk Repairs Begin August 9

A few sections of sidewalk within the city of Rising Sun will undergo repair work over the next few weeks.  Starting Thursday, August 9, the sidewalk from 109 to 121 North High Street will be addressed.  After that, these smaller sections wil…

Age Limit Raised By State To Operate Motorized Carts

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 6, 2018
Age Limit Raised By State To Operate Motorized Carts

Because the State of Indiana recently updated its code pertaining to the use of motorized carts on public roadways, the City of Rising Sun had to do the same to be compliant with the state code.   Previously, an individual could operate a motorize…

Youth Dance Classes Start August 20

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 6, 2018
Youth Dance Classes Start August 20

The Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring dance classes for children ages 4-12.  There are classes for ballet, jazz and tap beginning August 20 and continuing through early May. This is the 16th year for the program …

Stretch…Relax…YOGA!

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on August 6, 2018
Stretch…Relax…YOGA!

Increase your fitness, strength, flexibility and relaxation through yoga with the Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks & Recreation Department.  There are Tuesday evening classes from 7 to 7:45 pm.  The first class is Tuesday, August 14. All…

Updated Pool Hours Through September 2

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 30, 2018
Updated Pool Hours Through September 2

The Rising Sun Community Pool will continue to operate under normal hours through Sunday, August 5.  Reduced hours will begin Monday, August 6 and run through Sunday August 19.  Additional reductions will go into effect Monday, August 20 and …

Official Rumpke Waste and Recycling Guidelines for Rising Sun

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 23, 2018
Official Rumpke Waste and Recycling Guidelines for Rising Sun

Here are the official Rumpke Waste & Recycling service guidelines as provided by Rumpke.   Rising Sun partners with Rumpke Waste & Recycling to provide its residents and small businesses with friendly, dependable service. Follow the guidel…

New Ferry Arrives July 12

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 9, 2018
New Ferry Arrives July 12

On Thursday July 12 at 11:30 a.m., Rising Star Casino and the City of Rising Sun will hold a ceremonial event to celebrate Rising Star’s new ferry boat operation.  Members of Rising Star management will christen the boat and unveil the ferry’s nam…

Willhite Family Dentistry Celebrates 25 Years

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 9, 2018
Willhite Family Dentistry Celebrates 25 Years

A Rising Sun business has reached a major milestone.  Congratulations to Willhite Family Dentistry for 25 years in business.  Since 1993, Dr. Gregory Willhite and his team have promised to help keep you smiling. Willhite’s offers personalized…