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Retirement Benefit Workshop is August 19th

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 29, 2014
Retirement Benefit Workshop is August 19th

The Indiana Public Retirement System is holding a Retirement Benefit Workshop for members approaching retirement on Tuesday, August 19th at the Ohio County Public Library. Times are 1 to 3:30 pm for the Public Employees’ Retirement Fund (PERF) and from…

Regatta August 16th and 17th

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 28, 2014
Regatta August 16th and 17th

The 2014 Rising Sun Regatta is August 16th and 17th.  Each day, testing starts at 10 am and racing begins at 1 pm.  Enjoy plenty of food, drinks, arts and crafts too!  Click on the link below for more details.

Paddlefest Friday, July 25 and Saturday, July 26

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 25, 2014
Paddlefest Friday, July 25 and Saturday, July 26

We had a great kickoff to Paddlefest Thursday night with some bonus music by Deja Blue. The festival continues today headlined with a free concert by The Skallywags from 6:30 to 9:30 pm plus Mr. Chris and The Cruisers on Saturday from 2 to 8 pm.  …

Donald Bowman Scholarship Night 5k Run/Walk

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 17, 2014
Donald Bowman Scholarship Night 5k Run/Walk

The 2nd Annual Donald Bowman Scholarship Night 5k Run/Walk will be held Saturday, August 9th at Vineyard Golf Course.  All proceeds from the event will benefit the scholarship fund which provides educational opportunities to students. Day of regis…

Free Cookout and Movie with “Frozen” Fri., July 11th

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 11, 2014
Free Cookout and Movie with “Frozen” Fri., July 11th

There is a fun and FREE event on Friday, July 11th for the entire family at Main and Poplar Streets. Enjoy a free cookout from 4 to 9 pm.  Get a hamburger or hotdog and a soda sponsored by Lydia’s Earthly Delights, Mondary Metal Works, Acorn …

Fireworks Feedback Requested

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 7, 2014

The Rising Sun Fireworks on the river was, overall, a huge success and very well received. However, we’ve identified a few points of concern which will be addressed to make next year’s fireworks even better. We also want to hear from you. What did you …

Shiner Pride Car Show

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 2, 2014
Shiner Pride Car Show

This is a big weekend in Rising Sun.  In addition to Fireworks on the River on Friday (live music from 7 to 10 pm…fireworks at 10 pm), the Shiner Pride “Show Your Pride” Car Show is Sunday.  Click on the link for details.

Fireworks on the River

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 1, 2014
Fireworks on the River

Please see this story link for Rising Sun’s 4th of July Fireworks event on the riverfront: 

Fireworks Photo Contest

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on July 1, 2014
Fireworks Photo Contest

Please see this story link for information on the Rising Sun Fireworks Photo Contest: 

Lions Club Golf Outing is Saturday, June 28th

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on June 25, 2014
Lions Club Golf Outing is Saturday, June 28th

The Rising Sun Lions Club is hosting its 19th Annual Paul Scudder Memorial Scholarship Golf Outing this Saturday, June 28th at Vineyard Golf Course with an 8 am shotgun start.   Registration is from 7:30 to 8 am the day of or you can register in a…