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Rising Sun’s boys runners are all smiles after advancing to regional with a fourth finish in Saturday’s sectional meet. They are, from left: Coach Caitlin Sauerhage, Grant Taylor, Dalton Vinup, Nate Elliott, Exander Clark, Ethan Markland, Peyton Merica and Brian Givan. Photo by Mason J. Uhlmansiek

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Rising Sun junior goalkeeper Jordan Parsons (left) looks for an open teammate after making a save, while defender Brogan Radcliff heads upfield in the Shiners’ boys varsity soccer win at Southwestern (Hanover) Friday, Oct. 2. Photo by Mason J. Uhlmansiek

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Thanks to an ambitious citizen who was anxious to show her support of police officers, two blue lines now reside on both of the streets that “hug” the Rising Sun Police Department. Tiffany Clark/The Rising Sun Recorder

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Due to Covid related concerns, there are some changes to Halloween events in Rising Sun for this year.

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Thanks to an ambitious citizen who was anxious to show her support of police officers, two blue lines now reside on both of the streets that “hug” the Rising Sun Police Department. Tiffany Clark/The Rising Sun Recorder

Thanks to an ambitious citizen who was anxious to show her support of police officers, two blue lines now reside on both of the streets that “hug” the Rising Sun Police Department.

A plan, estimated to cost $51,568, to lessen the severity of flooding in low-lying areas of the city and county is out of the gate.

Sports

RISING SUN - Rising Sun High School’s Basketball and Cheer Team will host an ATV/UTV Jeep Ride Benefit Saturday, Oct. 24, at 14400 Aberdeen Road, Dillsboro.

IHSAA SECTIONALS

October 13-17

 

CLASS A - Sectional 63

At Trinity Lutheran (Seymour)

BOYS CLASS A - SECTIONAL 45

At Jac-Cen-Del (Osgood)

MONDAY, OCTOBER 5

M1: Jac-Cen-Del 6, Shawe Memorial 0

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6

Community

Due to the pandemic, the hours needed for the community service portion of the Future Generations scholarship have been reduced for the Class of 2021.

The Rising Sun Street Department will conduct leaf pickup starting Monday Oct. 26, within the Rising Sun city limits, according to Bryce Kendrick, city Main Street director.

A $22,000 grant from the Rising Sun Regional Foundation has made it possible for the  original HVAC system in the Rising Sun/Ohio County Community Center to be replaced.

Obituaries

Jerry Lee Chase, 73, of Roanoke formerly of Peru passed away at 3:22 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne, after a long battle with health issues.

Ellen Louise (Marine) Tolbert, age 80, of Vevay, Indiana, died Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at the Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.

Peggy Jo Isaacs - 84, of Rising Sun,Indiana, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, at The Waters of Dillsboro/Ross Manor in Dillsboro, Indiana.