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Small comes full circle as Orrick superintendent

With a combined 17 years as a superintendent, Chris Small doesn’t just bring experience to his new job in Orrick. He arrives excited and motivated, he says, ready to do…

HARDIN/HENRIETTA FARMERS IMPROVISE IN CREATING ‘MONSTER’ SAND BAGS

Photo PHOTO: Farmer Derry Wright hauls two sand-fi lled seed sacks on his way to reinforce a low section of the Henrietta-Crooked River Levee. The used sacks were fi lled…

Flood threatens ‘tremendous loss’

Both the economic and personal losses would be staggering should Ray County’s levees significantly fail or be overtopped by Missouri River flood water. “We’ve got our eyes on about 2,000…

Big-time big band Glenn Miller a hit in Richmond

For several lifelong Richmond residents, Sunday was something special. It meant they’d be hearing the Glenn Miller Orchestra – their absolute favorites – play in person at the Farris Theatre.…

Levees monitored as river levels rise

Those charged with fl ood preparedness in Ray County continue to watch, work, wait and wonder. As communities to the north experience rising river levels and an increasing number of…

Levees monitored as river levels rise

Those charged with fl ood preparedness in Ray County continue to watch, work, wait and wonder. As communities to the north experience rising river levels and an increasing number of…

Refinancing to save city $208,000

There was no shortage of complex figures tossed around Tuesday before Richmond City Council unanimously voted to refinance a 2004 generalobligation bond. But only a few mattered when it comes…

Must a school be of ‘brick and mortar’? That’s the question

The Orrick School Board met June 27 to address the business of the district with a considerably smaller crowd than had at its last meeting. Without a lot of interruption,…

Hearing set July 21 for Leslie case

Judge Kevin Walden, the attorney for Ray County Deputy Public Administrator Felicia Leslie and Prosecutor Danielle Rogers agreed Friday that Leslie’s preliminary hearing would take place at 1:30 p.m. on…

Orrick BOE hires two administrators

Orrick Board of Education hired Christopher Small of New Bloomfield, Mo. as its district superintendent, replacing outgoing superintendent Dr. Marcus Stucker in a special meeting late last week. The board…