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Black bears at the Red Wolf Sanctuary will begin their estivation period, where they will lay lethargic for the next several months with no food or sleep. These bears were rescued from folks who tried to keep them as pets. Photos by Paul Strasser

News Stories

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There was only one true race on the county level and that was for council-at-large, where four candidates vied for the three open seats.

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Examples of two cute holiday paintings you can create when you sign up for one of Amberly King’s four classes at Vintage Scoops and the Ohio County Public Library. Photo by Amberly King

The Ohio County Public Library and Vintage Scoops are each taking reservations for upcoming  paint parties led by Rising Sun Schools art teacher Amberly King.

The Ohio County Historical Society and Museum Director Cliff Thies announced the cancellation of some prominent yearly events.

Sports

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3

South Decatur 58, Milan 42

Shawe at Lanesville, ppd.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5

Southwestern 50, Henryville 25

RISING SUN

Lady Shiners 2020-21

Girls Varsity Schedule REVISED

NOVEMBER 13 - SOUTH DECATUR

14 - At Lawrenceburg

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Kieran Groover Photo by Mason J. Uhlmansiek

RISING SUN - Rising Sun High School girls soccer players Maddy Bovard and Kieran Groover were named to the Class A Sectional 45 all-tournament team following their postseason appearance Oct.

Community

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There was only one true race on the county level and that was for council-at-large, where four candidates vied for the three open seats.

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Black bears at the Red Wolf Sanctuary will begin their estivation period, where they will lay lethargic for the next several months with no food or sleep. These bears were rescued from folks who tried to keep them as pets. Photos by Paul Strasser

Black bears at the Red Wolf Sanctuary have given up on the year 2020 and will sleep the rest of it off.

The Southeastern Indiana First Financial Bank locations will feature a toy drive to collect new, unopened toys to benefit the SIEOC Community Action Partnership and the Marine Toys for Tots Foundat

Obituaries

Samuel Brown “Sammy” Thomas, age 77, of Vevay, Indiana. Arrangements entrusted to Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street, Vevay.

 

Michael Fredric Wilson, of Rising Sun, IN, was born in Frankfort, IN on June 1, 1938, a son of the late Pearl (Michael) and Howard Wilson. He was a graduate of Michigantown High School.

Norman Kirkpatrick, 86, of Rising Sun, Indiana, passed away on Friday, November 6, 2020 at Mercy Hospital-West Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.