Filing for the May Primary in Ohio County is underway with the sheriff’s race the only battle for sure.
Republicans Frank McIntosh, Glen Potts and John R. Roberts have filed on the republican ticket in attempting to fill the vacancy
made by sher...
Firefighters from Bear Branch, Dillsboro, East Enterprise and Rising Sun responded to a fire at 11705 W. Laughery Creek Road
in Ohio County shortly before 5 p.m.. on Monday, Jan. 20.
When they arrived they found the home fully engulfed in flames...
Reprinted from the pages of the Rising Sun Recorder Jan. 8, 1959.
The first and only “Rising Sun-nik” was launched here Saturday without benefit of countdown, and menaced air lanes of southern
Indiana and Ohio for two and a half hours before i...
The first official meeting of the Rising Sun Ohio County School Board took place on Tuesday, Jan. 14 with the required meeting
of the Board of Finance and officers named.
Officers for 2014 will be: President – Corey Potts, Vice-President – Har...
The City of Rising Sun will sell custom engraved commemorative bricks
for the city’s Bicentennial Walk during the Switzerland County/Rising
Sun boys’ basketball games in Rising Sun on Friday, January 24.
With cash or check, a person may buy one b...
The Rising Sun Fire Department was called to a house fire at 7:42 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8. at the home of William Richards
at 301 N. Poplar St.
Amidst frigid temperatures, fire crews arrived and were able to bring the fire under control in a short ...
Both Rising Sun and Ohio County zoning boards will have meetings next week.
On Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m., the Rising Sun Board of Zoning Appeals will meet to consider a variance for the Rising Sun
Ohio County Port Authority to classify the Sea P...
Ohio County Councilman Dill Dorrell has seen the latest Rising Star Casino revenue numbers and he says, “their numbers are
scary. Their results should be a major concern for our community.”
WSCH radio reported Friday, Jan 10 2014 Southeastern ...
The Indiana Department of Transportation closed Ind.156 at North Landing Monday, Jan. 13, after a hole opened in the bridge deck of a structure spanning Grants Creek in southeast Ohio County. Officials speculate that drastic freeze/thaw conditions c...
Local attorney, Lane Siekman announced Thursday, Jan. 9 his intention to
seek the Democratic nomination for the United
States Congress from the 6th Congressional District of Indiana.
Siekman confirmed that he had mailed his declaration of candi...
Weekly Report Summary (December 16 – January 4)
Southwestern 2-0 6-8
Jac-Cen-Del 1-0 9-1
County 1-0 5-5
Rising Sun used July 4th fireworks funds to bring in the new year at 6:30 p.m on Dec. 31.Here are some of the shots in this week's RECORDER/NEWS....
The Ohio County Historical Society director Cliff Thies is pleased to announce that the “Whitlock Collection” has been formally
deeded to the Society.
The Whitlock Collection has been the cornerstone of the Museum since it was placed on exte...
Rising Sun opened 2014 on a down note as they dropped to 2-5 with a 49-38 decision to Oldenburg Academy on Saturday, Jan.
4 in Rising Sun.
Rising Sun jumped out to a 14-11 lead after one quarter but the visiting Twisters rallied to gain a 24-17 le...
At its Dec. 18, 2013, meeting, the Board of
Directors of the Rising Sun Regional Foundation appointed Associate
Redwine as the new Executive Director of RSRF to succeed Ed
Sullivan, who retired as of Dec. 31, after having serv...
Rising Sun Chief of Police David Hewitt reported Monday, Jan. 6 that Timothy Bovard, 54, of Rising Sun, was arrested during
the overnight hours Monday on suspicion of Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated (Class A misdemeanor)....