Ferry shut down to be winterized
Rising Star Casino’s ferry, the MS Lucky Lady, is back to regular hours after an upgrade for winterization and new rigging, saids spokesperson Jackie Reau.
The ferry was not running Wednesday, Oct. 24, or Thursday, Oct. 25. Reau said the company was taking advantage of the good weather to prepare for winter.
Christened Thursday, July 12, the ferry has been providing passage between Rising Sun and Rabbit Hash since initial runs started on a trial basis Saturday, Sept. 29. The ferry’s official maiden voyage was Wednesday, Oct. 3.