Lane Siekman won the endorsement of the 6th
Congressional District Democrats on Sunday, March 16 in Greensburg after
committee met with and interviewed Siekman, Susan Hall Heitzman
and Corinne Nicole Westerfield, all candidates ...
Â On Thursday, March 30 at approximately 5:00 p.m. a two vehicle crash left one dead in Switzerland County.
According to Trooper Matt Holley a 1988 Toyota pickup truck driven by
49 year old James A. Williams, of Vevay, was northbound on East
Ohio County Commissioners will be holding a special meeting at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 22 to discuss polling places for the
upcoming May primary.
The meeting will be in the commissioners room of the Ohio County Courthouse....
Bond was set and pretrials scheduled for five Ohio County
residents facing charges related to the diversion of prescription
drugs. During initial hearings in Ohio County Circuit Court, a
pretrial was set for 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 2, for all five, accor...
The Soil and Water Dinner, which was held on Friday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m.at Rising Sun High School.
Mayor Branden Roeder, introduced the board members, then also led in the Pledge of Allegiance. Tara Henry, with The Indiana
Department of Agricult...
The city of Rising Sun wll host a Bicentennial Paddlefest on July 25 and 26.
They are inviting groups to serve as food or arts and crafts vendors to celebrate the city's 200th birthday.
If interested contact Tammy Johns at 812-438-2427 or e-mail tammyjj...
These are the winners of the O. C. E. M. S. Science
Fair held on March 12, 2014 at the Rising Sun Ohio County Elementary
for the 8th grade.Pictured: front row, from left are Anna
Uhlmansiek (Biology); Caroline Stapleton and Justis Whit...
Bristol Cone was honored on Wednesday, March
12 with several gifts from 911 coordinator Glen Potts and the key to the
from Mayor Branden Roeder. She was with her great grandmother
Evelyn Cone who fell in the yard suffering a stroke and ...
Four more Ohio County residents have been
arrested on charges related to the diversion of prescription drugs in
Ohio and Dearborn
counties, according to a press release from the Dearborn-Ohio
County Prosecutor’s Office.
All four face felon...
The Ohio County Election Board and the Ohio County Commissioners have decided that Pike Township and Union Township will now
vote at the Ohio County Highway Garage beginning in the May 6 primary.
The Highway Garage is located at 5851 Woods Ridge j...
City of Rising Sun Residents must use BIODEGRADABLE paper bags for your yard debris.
Yard debris is defined as leaves, grass and small sticks that can be placed in the BIODEGRADABLE paper bags. No trash. Bags
can be purchased at Valley Supply, Tan...
March is Red Cross Month and the American Red Cross would like to recognize the nation’s Everyday Heroes who reach out to
help their neighbors when they are in need.
“Our heroes are our volunteers, our blood
donors, people who take our class...
Branden Roeder was officially selected as the next superintendent of Rising Sun Ohio County Schools during the school board
meeting Tuesday, March 11.
Roeder becomes the youngest superintendent of Rising Sun at age 31 and will succeed Steve Patz a...
Branden Roeder be the new superintendent of Rising Sun Ohio County
seems to be the question. The answer is yes....unofficially.
32, was one of a dozen applicants to fill the position being va...
Ohio County 9-1-1 coordinator Glen Potts doesn't want much but he needs new equipment.
Ohio County Council and commissioners heard Potts' request for just over $23,000 to upgrade the communications department (dispatching) CAD system. He stated that the ...
An Open House in celebration of the community’s newest healthcare facility, Milan Primary Care was held Tuesday, Feb. 25.
Milan Primary Care, which is operated by
Dearborn County Hospital, is located on Ind. 350, just west of its
Junior High- what does it make you think of?
Pimples, bad hair, cliques, basketball practice… the list goes on and
school is different than it was 5, 10 even 20 years ago thanks to
cell phones and social media like Facebook and...
Do you know a child who needs help with their homework? The Education Center of Rising Sun can help. The Education Center
has established a K-12 homework help/tutoring program. Hours of operation for the program are Monday through Thursday from
Rising Sun students are getting a taste of the real world starting Monday, Feb. 24 after the Rising Sun Ohio County School
Board approved to extend the school day by one hour.
While their parents may be used to working 9 to 5, Rising Sun High Scho...