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Whitlock Day, Saturday August 16 at Ohio County Historical Museum

Posted by Deedee Brown on August 11, 2014
Whitlock Day, Saturday August 16 at Ohio County Historical Museum

Saturday, August 16th will be proclaimed “Whitlock Day” by Mayor April Hautman. In conjunction with the Rising Sun Regatta in Rising Sun’s Bicentennial year, the Ohio County Historical Museum is hosting an open house to celebrate J.W. Whitlock. Beginni…

Movie On Main POSTPONED until Saturday evening

Posted by Deedee Brown on August 8, 2014
Movie On Main POSTPONED until Saturday evening

Sorry Charlie! Due to the impending WET weather, the Movie On Main will be postponed. Despicable Me 2 will be shown on Saturday evening at dusk (8:30-ish) in Heritage Hall on Main Street. Bring your chairs and snacks and settle inside for a fun family …

JOB FAIR Saturday, August 9 at Ohio County Public Library

Posted by Deedee Brown on August 8, 2014
JOB FAIR Saturday, August 9 at Ohio County Public Library

Diversco Integrated Services is hosting a job fair on Saturday, August 9 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Ohio County Public Library, 503 Second St, Rising Sun, IN. Positions available are Industrial Janitors, Packing & Materials Handlers, Crane …

Back To School Means Shorter Pool Hours

Posted by Deedee Brown on August 4, 2014
Back To School Means Shorter Pool Hours

 Back to school means fewer pool customers and fewer pool workers and so the CIty Pool is scaling back hours in August.  The pool will be open Monday – Thursday from 2-8 pm; Friday from 2-6 pm; Saturday from Noon – 6 pm and Sunday form Noon -…

Dance Classes… BALLET…JAZZ…TAP

Posted by Deedee Brown on August 4, 2014
Dance Classes… BALLET…JAZZ…TAP

 Rising Sun-Ohio County Parks Board’s 12th season of dance classes begin soon! Classes are held at the Rising Sun-Ohio County Senior Citizen Community Building under the direction of Mrs. Laura Baresel.  Classes are for ages 4-12 and reg…

Opinion Poll – We Need Your Thoughts . . .

Posted by Deedee Brown on August 1, 2014
Opinion Poll – We Need Your Thoughts . . .

Do you think the citizens of Rising Sun and Ohio County would be better served by one law enforcement agency? Please respond YES or NO. Email your response to dbrown@cityofrisingsun.com or call 438-3340.

Planned Power Outage for Portion of City

Posted by Ynez Taylor on July 31, 2014
Planned Power Outage for Portion of City

There will be a planned power outage either August 5, 6 or 7 (date depends on weather) from 8 am until approximately 2 pm.  The outage will affect Detmer Lane, Fifth Street and Barnes Alley. Rising Sun Municipal Utilities will change out a utility…

Arts & Crafts Vendors Needed For Navy Bean Festival

Posted by Deedee Brown on July 31, 2014
Arts & Crafts Vendors Needed For Navy Bean Festival

The 27th Annual Rising Sun Navy Bean Fall Festival is seeking Arts & Crafts Vendors.  Event dates are Friday, October 10th & Saturday, October 11th in downtown Rising Sun and along the Riverfront Park. For information, please contact …

Despicable Me 2 – Movie on the River, Friday August 8

Posted by Deedee Brown on July 30, 2014
Despicable Me 2 – Movie on the River, Friday August 8

Plan to bring the family and enjoy a fun evening sponsored by Mayor April Hautman and the area churches. On Friday, August 8th, bring your cushions and blankets to the foot of Main Street and relax on the terraced wall while watching the hit Disney m…

Retirement Benefit Workshop is August 19th

Posted by Ynez Taylor 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…