Photo by CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/The Register Patients Winnie, a Cairn terrior, left, and Rufus, a wirehair dachshund mix, stand calmly with, from left: registered veterinary technician Erin McCord-Shepherd, client Larry Lorton, 513 Poplar St., Rising Sun, and veterinarian Dr. Janie Wilson, Lawrenceburg, inside the mobile veterinary clinic.

Remember the days when doctors made house calls? Probably not, it’s been so long ago. But now there’s a local veterinarian who makes house calls in Southeastern Indiana and Southwestern Ohio.

Dr. Janie Wilson, Lawrenceburg, owns On A Roll House Calls, a business she started Oct. 1, 2015.

Hope springs eternal. It may strike you as a cliche unless you are among the millions of Americans and hundreds of Dearborn Countians battling cancer, or who have whipped it.

The Speakman House which stands near the border of Dearborn and Ohio counties is repeating its appearance on the Indiana Landmarks' 10 Most Endangered, an annual list of Hoosier landmarks in jeopardy.

MARK UHLMANSIEK PHOTO: Webelo Duncan Uhlmansiek explores the woods near the dam at Camp Louis Ernst during Troop 605’s weekend campout

The Boy Scouts of America Troop 605, Rising Sun, camped out at Camp Louis Ernst, Dupont, Ind., Friday, March 31, to Sunday, April 2.
The troop spent two days and nights and explored the woods, reviewed orienteering and enjoyed good cooking.

Submitted photo Kenny Williams, inset, received the Purple Heart after he was wounded in Vietnam. Above, he receives recognition April 6 as a Hometown Hero by the Cincinnati Reds.

Kenny Williams was honored at the Reds-Phillies game Wednesday, April 6, as the Hometown Hero. It was a chilly day but a very proud day for Kenny and his family.

Submitted photo: Zach McKay, co-owner of Happy Hooves, leads a little girl on one of the petting zoo’s mini horses.

Every little boy or girl may dream of having a pony or their first pet, but circumstances are not always achievable. Zach and Angelique McKay have found a way to make that dream come true.

Photo by CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/The Register Patients Winnie, a Cairn terrior, left, and Rufus, a wirehair dachshund mix, stand calmly with, from left: registered veterinary technician Erin McCord-Shepherd, client Larry Lorton, 513 Poplar St., Rising Sun, and veterinarian Dr. Janie Wilson, Lawrenceburg, inside the mobile veterinary clinic.
MARK UHLMANSIEK PHOTO: Webelo Duncan Uhlmansiek explores the woods near the dam at Camp Louis Ernst during Troop 605’s weekend campout
Submitted photo Kenny Williams, inset, received the Purple Heart after he was wounded in Vietnam. Above, he receives recognition April 6 as a Hometown Hero by the Cincinnati Reds.
Submitted photo: Zach McKay, co-owner of Happy Hooves, leads a little girl on one of the petting zoo’s mini horses.

Sign variance OK’d

A variance for a digital sign requested by Rising Star Casino Resort was approved Tuesday, April 11, by the Rising Sun Board of Zoning Appeals, according to building inspector Mike Northcutt.

Boat $ up again

The riverboat gambling sharing money received by the City of Rising Sun continues be higher than in 2016, according to the comparison Rising Sun Clerk-treasurer Rae Baker Gipson distributed at the

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Dr. Jacob Ebersole, an Aurora physician who served in the Civil War, will return to Gettysburg, Pa., this weekend to speak about his experiences.