Article Image Alt Text

The Rising Star Casino and Rockies Bar and Grill parking lots remain eerily empty during the COVID-19 shutdown.

Article Image Alt Text

Rising Star Casino donated a massive amount of fresh food to The Waters of Rising Sun nursing home. The nursing home took what it needed and contacted the school district to pick up the excess. Theresa Scott bagged a salad with vegetables. She and Nick Levi delivered the food to help seniors at the Hoosier Boy, Hoosier Girl, and Hoosier Haven.

COVID-19 rears its ugly head in Ohio County

Ohio County’s first confirmed case of the COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, was reported on the state’s website at, Tuesday