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H1N1, Stet and SROs topics at Board of Ed

It was a very full agenda for the Richmond board of education last night at the district office. Among the topics presented, the status of H1N1 in Richmond. The district…

Council and Chamber: A step closer to peace

It took a potential budget cut to symbolically solidify the Richmond City Council and Richmond Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Board on common ground. Discussing cutting the city’s $1,600 annual…

Transportation committee pledges broad citizen involvement

Richmond officials and community leaders kicked off its Comprehensive Master Transportation Plan initiative pledging high levels of community involvement. City officials, TranSystems representatives Jeff McCarroll and Sarah Cross and Chamber…

R-XVI to meet Tuesday

The Richmond R-XVI School Board will hold its monthly meeting tomorrow night, Tues., Oct. 13, at 7 p.m. at the district office. As always, the public is invited and encouraged…

Loss of students, money make school weigh options

A clear-eyed assessment on Stet R-XV School from Superintendent and Principal Thomas Challender “was not a happy briefing,” as he told the crowd of 250 Saturday night in a town…

Orrick Baptist’s Casserole Ministry serving meals to those in need

There are many ways for Christians to minister to those in need. The women of Orrick First Baptist Church have found just such a ministry – one that is in…

Dems pick McMahon for county prosecutor

The Ray County Democrat Central Committee ultimately chose continuity. The committee unanimously voted to recommend Interim Ray County Prosecuting Attorney Bryan McMahon to Gov. Jay Nixon for his appointment last…

Orrick weighs replacing outdated computers

Richmond citizen and computing consultant Dave Simmons recently surveyed the Orrick city government’s computing landscape. He called what he found “typical” for a city of Orrick’s size and budget. That’s…

Farmer’s fund helps with kids’ medical costs

Farmer’s Electric Area Youth Benefit Fund assists families with medical costs not covered by health insurance and other means for children who have been ill or injured. Established in 1993,…

Showing a lot of ‘Spartan Spunk’

Who are those foxy ladies? They are none other than Apple Market co-owner Bob MacDonald, left, and Ray County Land Title Owner Rob Smith, two of the trio (and Rob…