The Rising Sun City Council voted 4-1 in favor of an annexation request by the Waters of Rising Sun and H&T Limited LLC (Dan Hummel) at its Thursday, Dec. 4 meeting. A public hearing had been held at the previous council meeting.

Resolution 14-15 developing a Fiscal Plan was approved also.

Rising Sun and South Dearborn opened the season on Tuesday, Nov. 25 with each team having a 50-50 chance of winning at Rising Sun.

Many times Rising Sun fans have wanted just a little more time on the clock or for time to go faster.

For 45 years, Butch Brown had one of the best seats in the house, as the official timer at Rising Sun High School home games.

The Rising Sun LadyShiners split their opening weekend games against potentialsectional opponents with a tough 59-24 loss at number 11 ranked Jac-Cen-Del on Friday before bouncing back to wil their home opener 53-47 over South Decatur.

Junior Tiffany Vinup dominated the game with 20 ponts and 18 rebounds.

Bailee Bostic signed a National Letter of Intent Thurday to play softball the University of Evansville next year. Several teammates, coaches and family watched her commit to play softball for the Purple Aces and Evansville's Head Coach, Matt Mundell.