CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/THE RECORDER & NEWS: A riderless horse from the Indianapolis Police Mounted Patrol waits out of the rain with handlers to escort the late Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt’s casket to the hearse after the funeral Feb. 20.

 

Submitted photos: In no specific order, the royalty candidates at the Mardi Gras for CACSEI included: King and Queen Casey Knigga and Toni Minning of Dearborn County; Kate and David Sutter, Jefferson County; Carrie and Joe Fisk, Ohio County; Kim and Paul Adams, Ripley County; and Jennifer and Allen Scudder, Switzerland County. Of the $133,535 raised, over $62,000 came from the king and queen candidates.

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Attention Rising Sun/Ohio County businesses, attractions, organizations, government agencies, and event organizers!

CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/THE RECORDER & NEWS: A riderless horse from the Indianapolis Police Mounted Patrol waits out of the rain with handlers to escort the late Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt’s casket to the hearse after the funeral Feb. 20.

 

Classmates of the late Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt are establishing a scholarship in his name, to begin with the 2021 graduating class.

Planting native wildflowers has never been easier: the Jefferson County Pollinator Action Group is hosting a plant sale this spring, and residents from around southeast Indiana are invited to parti

Sports

NOBLESVILLE - Rising Sun’s Peyton and Reese Merica became a rare brother-sister combination to win Indiana Knights of Columbus 2019 Free Throw Championships in their respective age groups Saturday,

HS boys basketball

IHSAA REGIONALS
Saturday, March 9

Community

Dearborn County's newest faces - babies born in January 2019

Abigail Wallace, Rising Sun, has been accepted to the University of Evansville for enrollment in the fall 2019 semester.

Obituaries

Linda Carol (Gibson) Metcalfe, 65, Florence, Ind., died Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, Vevay, is in charge of arrangements.

Irma (Courtney) Whitham, WHITHAM, IRMA (COURTNEY)- 98, Vevay, died Friday, March 8, 2019.  Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, Vevay, is in charge of arrangements.

 

Kathy Sue (Green) Burton, 65, Moorefield, Ind., died Friday, March 8, 2019. Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, Vevay, is in charge of arrangements.