Rising Sun News

Entries for March 2016

Wayne Ashcraft Cancer Benefit is Saturday, April 2

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, March 31, 2016
Wayne Ashcraft Cancer Benefit is Saturday, April 2
Rising Sun's Wayne Ashcraft is bravely fighting stage 3 bladder cancer. Despite eight chemo treatments, the cancer has spread to his lymph nodes around the bladder and in the lungs. Unfortunately, Wayne is not a candidate for surgery. The Ashcraft Cancer Benefit will be held Saturday, April 2 from 3 pm to 1 am at Rockies Bar and Grill on Industrial Drive in Rising Sun. In addition to a silent auction and raffles, live music will be featured by Monkeybone plus Lynn and Chris Koons. Please spread ...
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Happy 100th Birthday Edythe Hassett

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Happy 100th Birthday Edythe Hassett
It is the milestone birthday of all birthdays. Rising Sun's Edythe Hassett is 100 years young! Ms. Hassett celebrated the century mark on Sunday, March 27. It addition to enjoying her very special day with family, friends and her neighbors at Rising Sun Senior Housing, this wonderful young-at-heart woman is now a national celebrity of sorts. Edythe received a big shout out from NBC's The Today Show. Check out her cool picture to the left.Since her birth in 1916, Edythe has seen 17 different U.S....
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Comprehensive Plan Public Notice

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, March 24, 2016
Comprehensive Plan Public Notice
PUBLIC NOTICE- The Rising Sun Advisory Plan Commission will hold a public meeting for the adoption of the Rising Sun Comprehensive Plan on April 13, 2016 at 7 pm in the conference room of the City Administration Building, 200 N. Walnut Street, Rising Sun, IN 47040. The plan can be reviewed in the Clerk-Treasurer's Office of the City Administration Building or is available online at www.risingsuncompplan.com.

Still Time to Apply for Pool Jobs

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Still Time to Apply for Pool Jobs
The Rising Sun Community Pool is accepting applications for lifeguards and concession workers through Friday, April 15. To apply, please come to City Hall between 9 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday to complete and turn in an application.

March is Red Cross Awareness Month

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Thursday, March 10, 2016
March is Red Cross Awareness Month
Mayor Brent Bascom of Rising Sun has declared March as Red Cross Awareness Month. He presented a proclamation (attached below) to Dorma Melchers, a Dearborn/Ohio County Disaster Action Team member for the Red Cross (shown left). The Red Cross has been very active and supportive of our community. Please donate in any way you can.There are several ways to give a monetary donation. A few include: - Online through www.redcross.org.- Text REDCROSS to 90999 for a $10 donation toward disaster relief ef...
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INPUT SOUGHT ON DRAFT RISING SUN COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

Posted by D Valentine on Wednesday, March 09, 2016
INPUT SOUGHT ON DRAFT RISING SUN COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
 

Comprehensive Plan Recommendations Presented March 9

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Comprehensive Plan Recommendations Presented March 9
Residents who want to learn more about the city's comprehensive plan recommendations are cordially invited by Rising Sun Mayor Brent Bascom to attend a 7 pm public meeting on Wednesday, March 9 at Rising Sun City Hall. The presentation will be led by HWC Engineering of Indianapolis, the firm retained by the city to facilitate the planning process. City officials and steering committee members will be present to answer questions and receive additional input on the plan."This plan includes input f...
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