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The counseling department at Rushville Consolidated High School (RCHS) was awarded the Indiana Gold Star School Counseling Award by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE).

The 94th running of the Rush County Fair is off and running and continues through Saturday. A number of track events are planned, along with 4-H projects and sights to see. As previously reported, Tony Stewart will return to race locally, both Wednesday and Thursday, at the Rush County Fairg…


For a number of years, graduating students and alumni of Rushville Consolidated High School have sought and obtained one of 40 financial aid scholarships offered through the Indiana Sheriff’s Association.

The Rush County Community Foundation will be hosting this year’s Five in 50 bicycle ride on Sept. 21 as part of the Willkie Days festivities. The Five in 50 was created to bring local enthusiasts, skilled cyclists, and even families together on a fun-filled, scenic ride through the countrysi…

Members of the Riverside Park Amphitheater Concert series made a good call early Saturday and rescheduled the ZOSO: the Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience concert for later in the year.


GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. – Dollar General’s newest store at 315 W. State St. in Glenwood is now open. In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices.


A swift moving storm which included nine confirmed tornadoes state wide ravaged the southern and central part of Indiana Saturday. The storm downed trees and caused damage throughout the area.

Rush County Veterans Service Officer Dannon Todd is currently in the process of updating the local mailing list. According to Todd, the list currently being used is nearly 10-years old and contains inaccurate information.

Recently, the Rush County Sheriff’s Department explained the application process for individuals to obtain a gun permit.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Bellarmine University has named Rushville resident Roseanna Lawson to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester. Lawson is a sophomore sociology major who previously attended Rushville Consolidated High School.


RUSHVILLE – Residents from throughout Indiana are invited to Rushville’s Riverside Park Amphitheater Saturday for a free concert featuring North America’s premier Led Zeppelin tribute band: ZOSO – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience.


During jury deliberations of the criminal trial The State of Indiana vs. Jefferson Griffin held in Rush County Circuit Court on March 7, Shelbyville resident Griffin walked away from the Rush County Courthouse and did not return.

During Monday’s county commissioner meeting, the county leaders and those in attendance learned that the new Rush County Jail project is nearing 65 percent completion.

The City of Rushville will host the 2nd Annual Libations by the Levee from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, at the Riverside Park Amphitheater (100 W. Water Street).


Janice and Greg Hartwell, of Rushville, have opened what they call a “mobile java joint” the Tin Lizzy Coffee Co. and Boutique.


During the fall of 2018, Pastor Chip West of Main Street Christian Church announced that Rush County would once again host a Youth Group Workcamp Inc. this summer. With that in mind, the time is almost at hand as youth from across the country will arrive locally during July.

June 17 will mark the 17th anniversary of the disappearance of former Carthage resident Nancy Lyons.

The Rushville Public Library’s summer discovery program, A Universe of Stories, is in its third week already, but it’s not too late to join. Anyone with a Rushville Public Library card may join no matter how young or old. Presently, the youngest participant is less than a year old and the ol…

Rushville residents Janice and Greg Hartwell are opening the Tin Lizzy Coffee Co. and Boutique trailer, which they will travel with across the Midwest this summer.


Nashville based recording artist Clare Dunn will be the headline act to open the 2019 Riverside Park Amphitheater Concert Series.

Rush County Victims Assistance (RCVA) will host its fourth annual 5K Walk/Run this Saturday at Benjamin Rush Middle School (1601 N. Sexton St.).

For a number of years it has been legal for Hoosiers to operate a golf cart on city streets. As a result of House Enrolled Act 1483 that was signed in 2009 by then Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, municipalities were given the opportunity to adopt local legislation to allow the use.

The Milroy Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) will host its 12th Annual Golf Outing on Saturday, June 15, at Antler Pointe Golf Club (3510 N. 150 E.) in Rushville.

Shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday, Rush County Schools adjourned for the final time of the 2018-19 school year.

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