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  • Whitewater Valley Arts Association
High School Art Competition
    Fourteen RCHS visual arts students submitted 26 creative works in the Whitewater Valley Arts Association High School Art Competition, which invited area high schools from Rush, Wayne, Fayette, Franklin, Union and Henry counties.
  • RCHS handbook cover winner
    Every year, the RCHS Student Handbook Committee has a contest to determine what the cover for the following year's Student Handbook will be. 
  • Small Town Politics
    "The secret of freedom lies in educating people, whereas the secret of tyranny is in keeping them ignorant." -Maximilien de Robespierre
  • Celebrate the Bicentennial by completing the Bucket List. There are 200 hundred total. Here is the first 25.
  • Election time is rapidly approaching and people are stepping up to run for office and promote positive change.
  • The luck of the Irish is coming to Rushville
    "It's only fair," Brian Sheehan said in a social media post. "In 2020, we were the first event to be shut down. In 2022, we are the first event with no restrictions. Let's go!! We got some making up to do."
  • Lion SHARE Winners - January 31
    In a world that seems to have an increased level of tension and division, our Lion's SHARE winners are beacons of friendliness and unity!  It was not intentional, but almost all of the winners this week were nominated for their care and compassion for fellow human beings.
  • Following your dreams - STS Custom Bike
    STS Custom Bike started by Milroy native, Terry Gwinnup, welcomes Elton Marzon to the STS family as Director of Marketing. After several years of working in banking, Marzon decided to chase the dream of an American-made bicycle. 
  • A Life Lost too Soon - Part 5
    Throughout the series "A Life Lost too soon," the Riley family has invited the community into the pain, sorrows and even hope that have accompanied the loss of their 23-year-old daughter, Kennidy.
  • A Life Lost too Soon, Part III
    "For those struggling from mental health issues, hang in there; you are no different than any other family," Michelle Riley, Kennidy's mother, said. "We all struggle in silence in one form or another." Kennidy Riley lost her battle with mental illness to an overdose at 23 years old.
  • Welcoming 2022
    The New Year came in much milder than some years; however, today it feels like a true winter day—14 degrees when I woke up this morning!  I hope that each of you will be blessed in 2022.  As we begin a new year, we often reflect on the past year and set goals for the new year.  What new habit do you want to develop?  What projects do you want to complete?
  • Rushville DAR chapter hosts Wreaths across America
    It's a tradition that is carried out at over 3,100 locations across the U.S. in December, as volunteers lay wreaths at the graves of military veterans and take a moment to remember their service.
    Stratus is available for adoption at the Rushvile Animal Shelter.
  • A Life Lost too Soon
    "Kennidy Rae Riley was born to Mark and Michelle Riley on Aug. 17, 1997, and died tragically on May 03, 2021, at only 24. Kennidy's tragic death was due to mental health issues that ultimately led to an overdose." 
  • COVID-19: The War on Truth Series 5, Part 5
    My initial thought when I began the series on COVID-19 was to run the series for a minimum of six weeks. 
  • Community Calendar
    November Events
  • Rush County Salvation Army needs volunteers
    Volunteers are needed to “ring bells” at the Salvation Army kettles again this year. The funds collected at the kettles stay in Rush County to meet the emergency needs of Rush County families. These funds are used to pay for rent, utilities, food and medications.
  • Carthage Corner - Halloween party and hayride
    Oct. 9 marked the start of another fantastic tradition in Carthage, a halloween party for the kids and a haunted hayride. 
  • Celebrating Indiana Extension Homemakers Association
    The Indiana Extension Homemakers Association celebrated their heritage the week of Oct. 18-23, 2021.  
  • Free learning opportunities
    Now that summer is over and the weather is getting colder, why not attend one of the free events at The Open Resources in Rushville? These events are part of their continuing efforts to help the community better understand and utilize digital and computer related technologies. 
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Indiana Commission to Combat Drug Abuse
Indiana’s Commission to Combat Drug Abuse will meet virtually Friday morning. At the meeting, Executive Director for Drug Prevention, Treatment and Enforcement Douglas Huntsinger and other commission members will discuss continued efforts related to the drug crisis. Chairman Huntsinger will make an announcement.
Gov. Holcomb COVID-19 Address
Updates on the state's fight against COVID-19
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