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Stray dogs becoming a problem in Orrick

The streets and parks of Orrick will soon be occupied by school children as the last days of school fast approach, which means a problem with loose dogs needs to…

City Committees vote to bring bid advertising back to Richmond

Legal and advertising bids for the city of Richmond are coming back to Richmond. Mayor Pro Tem Mike Wright on Friday at a combined meeting of the Public Safety and…

Residents give community a chance to show green thumb

Like fresh vegetables, but have no place to grow them? Now, everyone can have a garden, starting this weekend if the weather cooperates. That’s right. In an effort to help…

City Administrator says pay raises were in line

Some decisions made behind closed doors by the former Richmond City Council are starting to come to light despite more confusion from City Hall. City Administrator Rick Childers on Friday…

Council may direct Administrator to rescind letter to union

More questions are arising concerning the letter that was drafted by City Administrator Rick Childers to Firefighter Union Local 3133 in which he says the city council directed him to…

Orrick revenue shortfalls alarming

Orrick city officials are concerned about the city’s general fund and decreased revenues are to blame. City Clerk Jeanette Hensley told Aldermen Thursday night that she had compiled numbers from…

Spring Fling at Dear Elementary

Emma, 3, and Belinda Craig enjoyed some snacks at the Dear Elementary annual Spring Fling event on Thursday evening, May 7, at the school. A bounce house was available, grilled…

A Day for Prayer

Around 45 county residents observed the National Day of Prayer on the first floor foyer of the Ray County Courthouse at noon Thursday. Barbara Schmidt of Hardin, left, lays her…

Conflicting reports spark argument during Orrick meeting

An investigation into a nuisance complaint sparked a heated argument Thursday night at the Orrick City Council meeting in which displeasure was directed at Orrick Police Chief Troy Sims. Residents…

Local attorney sets up new shop

The stately Ray County Courthouse is the jewel of the square, but some of the century-old buildings that encompass it have lost their luster. For attorney Mark Goodwin, transforming the…