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Entries for December 2017

Win A Hisense 50-Inch Smart TV

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, December 11, 2017
Win A Hisense 50-Inch Smart TV
The Ohio County Historical Society is raffling off a Hisense 50-inch smart TV to help raise money for upcoming special projects.  Tickets are $1 each or six for $5.  They may be purchased at the Historical Society office at 212 S. Walnut St. in Rising Sun.  The drawing will be held December 22 at 4 p.m.

Services From The Heart Donations Needed

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Services From The Heart Donations Needed
This holiday season, the City Of Rising Sun and Rising Sun Municipal Utilities are once again collecting donations for Services From The Heart.  These organizations kindly ask you join them in providing much needed items to those less fortunate in the local community.  This is a great time of year to open your heart, extend a helping hand and share your blessings with others in need.  Please drop off any of the following items in the donation bins located in the Utility Office Lo...
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Final Leaf Collection Day Is December 15

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, December 06, 2017
Final Leaf Collection Day Is December 15
The final leaf collection day for the season is Friday, December 15.  For those within the Rising Sun city limits, please use the following guidelines for leaf collection: -  Leaves must be raked and piled in rows along the street for easy access. -  Avoid placing leaves by mailboxes, signs or trees with low hanging branches because those will interfere with the swing arm. -  Don’t place garbage or large sticks in the leaves. -  Leaves will be collected on a street-t...
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RSHS Science Club and Acts of Kindness

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, December 04, 2017
RSHS Science Club and Acts of Kindness
It's always encouraging to see the youth of our city make positive contributions within our community.  I recently visited the Rising Sun High School Science Club sponsored by teacher Andrea Levi.  These students have adopted River Mile 506-507 along the Ohio River through the Living Lands and Waters Adopt-A-River-Mile Program.  The club, consisting of 35 members, will perform a spring and fall cleanup each year.  Please take a moment, as I did, to thank them for their ef...
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Rising Sun SNAC December Calendar

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Friday, December 01, 2017
Rising Sun SNAC December Calendar
 Below is the Rising Sun Senior Nutrition and Activity Calendar for December.     Rising Sun Senior Nutrition Activity Center Menu & Activity Calendar Located at Hoosier Boy Apartments, 211 South Walnut St., Rising Sun, IN Contact Aimee Howlett-Ballard, SNAC Director, at 812-438-2468 to reserve a meal Hours:  10:15a - 1:15p, ...
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