Left: Before her surgery for a brain tumor, Alana Stegemiller was outfitted with sensors. The surgery removed less than half of the tumor, so she is now undergoing Proton radiation therapy. Right: Alana Stegemiller, 11, loves unicorns, and got her very own unicorn horn after she had brain surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital July 17.

She’s only 11, but Alana Stegemiller already has gone through brain surgery and just started Proton radiation therapy.

The Wall That Heals, a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to Baylor Trucking headquarters in Milan, right next to the Dearborn County border off Ind. 48,  Wednesday, Sept. 5, and will be open 24 hours a day until Sunday, Sept. 9. It is free to the public.  

Folks who attended the veterans memorial dedication Aug. 4 inspected the monuments afterward, especially the roll of honor of the county’s killed in action.

The new riverfront veterans memorial in Rising Sun was dedicated Saturday, Aug. 4, with a large crowd attending and numerous speakers.

CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/THE RECORDER & NEWS On a foggy first day of school Friday, Aug. 3, new OCEMS School Resource Officer John Ryle, right, greets Rising Sun Police Officer Brian Browning and his daughter Karrisa Browning.

As Rising Sun Ohio County Community Schools began a new school year Friday, Aug. 2, both buildings had school resource officers for the first time.

CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY photos: Lifted areas of the sidewalk in the 100 block of North High Street have been painted orange to alert pedestrians to the potential tripping hazard.

Two potentially dangerous sidewalks will be fixed in the near future, due to Rising Sun Board of Works accepting a quote at its Thursday, July 26, meeting.

CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/THE RECORDER & NEWS: Lane Siekman, president of the Ohio County Historical Society, looks at the original plat for Rising Sun and the surveyor’s tools used to lay out the town, in their case at the Ohio County History Museum in Rising Sun.

In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the Ohio County Historical Society, the Rising Sun Recorder and Ohio County News is talking with each member of the society’s board of directors.

Left: Before her surgery for a brain tumor, Alana Stegemiller was outfitted with sensors. The surgery removed less than half of the tumor, so she is now undergoing Proton radiation therapy. Right: Alana Stegemiller, 11, loves unicorns, and got her very own unicorn horn after she had brain surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital July 17.
Folks who attended the veterans memorial dedication Aug. 4 inspected the monuments afterward, especially the roll of honor of the county’s killed in action.
CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/THE RECORDER & NEWS On a foggy first day of school Friday, Aug. 3, new OCEMS School Resource Officer John Ryle, right, greets Rising Sun Police Officer Brian Browning and his daughter Karrisa Browning.
CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY photos: Lifted areas of the sidewalk in the 100 block of North High Street have been painted orange to alert pedestrians to the potential tripping hazard.
CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/THE RECORDER & NEWS: Lane Siekman, president of the Ohio County Historical Society, looks at the original plat for Rising Sun and the surveyor’s tools used to lay out the town, in their case at the Ohio County History Museum in Rising Sun.

Aberdeen UMC changes

With the retirement of its pastor and appointment of a new pastor, Aberdeen United Methodist Church services will begin at 9 a.m. starting Sunday, April 19, said member Connie Riddell.

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Left: Before her surgery for a brain tumor, Alana Stegemiller was outfitted with sensors. The surgery removed less than half of the tumor, so she is now undergoing Proton radiation therapy. Right: Alana Stegemiller, 11, loves unicorns, and got her very own unicorn horn after she had brain surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital July 17.

She’s only 11, but Alana Stegemiller already has gone through brain surgery and just started Proton radiation therapy.