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Entries for January 2018

Amber's Antiques & Eclectic Treasures Grand Opening Feb. 3

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, January 29, 2018
Amber's Antiques & Eclectic Treasures Grand Opening Feb. 3
Rising Sun welcomes a brand new business with the grand opening of Amber's Antiques and Eclectic Treasures Saturday, February 3.  Be there at 213 Main Street for the ribbon cutting ceremony at 12 pm.   The shop will feature a mix of antique, vintage, mid-century, farmhouse, industrial and local artisan items plus one-of-a-kind treasures and souvenirs.   Hours of operation will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wedensday through Saturday and from 12 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.  F...
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Dumpster Days for City Residents in 2018

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, January 29, 2018
Dumpster Days for City Residents in 2018
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 and November 3. This service is free but you are encouraged to go early.  Street department staff are on hand to help maximize space available. But once the dumpsters are full, they are full.   The following items are not permitted ...
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Let's Get Cookin' Choco Loco

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Let's Get Cookin' Choco Loco
Come to the Education Center of Rising Sun on Smart Drive Tuesday, February 13 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and learn how to incorporate chocolate into healthy recipes.  Yes, you can help satisfy your sweet tooth without crushing your health goals! The class fee is only $10.  Please RSVP by Friday, February 9 through Purdue Extension-Ohio County at 812-438-3656.

Time To "Move It" Ohio County

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Friday, January 05, 2018
Time To "Move It" Ohio County
"Move It" Ohio County is a year-long program sponsored by the Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks & Recreation Department. It is a program which encourages exercise and healthy lifestyle choices. There are many ways in which you can participate and tracking is on the honor system. Your goal is to complete 365 miles during the calendar year of 2018.  Monthly mileage reports are due by the 10th day of the following month.  You must turn in at least eight of the 12 months mileage reports...
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Biggest Loser Sign-Up is Saturday, January 6

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Biggest Loser Sign-Up is Saturday, January 6
Let 2018 be the year your weight loss and health resolutions come true. Mark your calendars for Rising Sun's Biggest Loser Contest. This is a 14-week program with a final weigh-in scheduled for Saturday, April 14, 2018. To participate you have to register on January 6, 2018 at Rising Sun Extreme Fitness and Tan (111 Main Street, Rising Sun) between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. There is a $10 sign-up fee. This contest is open to the public.  You do not have to be an Ohio County resident bu...
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