Rising Sun News

Entries for August 2018

Fall Community Yard Sale and Clean Up Sept. 20-22

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Fall Community Yard Sale and Clean Up Sept. 20-22
The 2018 Fall Community Yard Sale and Clean Up is right around the corner. This year's event will be held Thursday, September 20 through Saturday, September 22. If you would like to have your yard sale promoted for free in a local newspaper ad, you must provide your name, address of your sale location and the day or days you will sell (September 20, 21 and/or 22) to Rising Sun City Hall no later than Thursday, September 6.  The ad will appear Thursday, September 13. You may email your i...
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Sidewalk Repairs Begin August 9

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Wednesday, August 08, 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 will be repaired: 315 North Walnut Street, 313 South Walnut Street and 113 North Mulberry Street.

Age Limit Raised By State To Operate Motorized Carts

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, August 06, 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 motorized cart (e.g. golf cart) on Rising Sun city streets if the individual was at least 15 years of age and had a valid photo ID.  Under the revised state code and amended city ordinance, the individual now must be at least 16 years and 180 days ...
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Youth Dance Classes Start August 20

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, August 06, 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 which will conclude with its annual May recital.  All classes will be held at the Rising Sun Senior Citizen Community Center at 510 S. Mullberry St.  For schedule and enrollment information, please call instructor Laura Baresel at 812-43...
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Stretch...Relax...YOGA!

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on Monday, August 06, 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 classes are taught by Laura Baresel and held at the Rising Sun Senior Citizen Community Center on 510 South Mulberry Street. The cost is $30 for six classes or $5 per class. If you have any questions, please contact park director, Jamie Bell, at...
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