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‘Green’ light for Fowler Bus Company grant, award

It wouldn’t have looked right if Donnie Fowler, owner of Richmond’s Fowler Bus Company, turned down a request to seek a grant to help reduce emissions in his school buses.…

Council pushes for McWilliams suit dismissal

Members of the Richmond City Council have moved that a federal judge dismiss a sexual discrimination lawsuit filed by Police Chief Terri McWilliams. Council members filed the motion March 24…

R-XVI candidates forum tonight at Sunrise Elementary

Richmond School Board candidates – and current board members – will be busy early this week with tonight’s candidates’ forum and a special meeting on Tuesday to discuss next year’s…

City gets good marks on audit, but debt looms

Rick Westbrook’s 2009 audit report patted Richmond leaders on the back, even as it reminded them that the challenges likely will keep coming. Westbrook himself and Westbrook & Co. P.C.…

McCrary issues statement on lawsuit

The attorney for former Richmond School District employee Lisa McCrary issued a statement from McCrary this month after The Daily News requested an interview. Tim Flook, a Liberty partner in…

WHAT’S IN A NAME? HELPING PEOPLE

Some volunteers on Richmond Walmart’s PSP team aren’t quite sure what the “PSP” means, but when it comes down to it, it’s the work, not the name, that matters. For…

Orrick school cuts $350,000 for 2010-11 year

Orrick School Board unveiled its latest decisions on budget cuts for the 2010-11 school year at a special meeting on March 23. In all, $350,000 has been eliminated to counter…

Barges flow upriver with ag supplies

It wasn’t long after four river barges loaded with fertilizer reached the AGRIservices facility in Brunswick that workers began unloading them and preparing for a new shipment of grain headed…

Ordinance Committee OKs downtown memorial park

A proposed memorial garden on the square in Richmond cleared another hurdle Thursday toward becoming reality. The Richmond City Council’s ordinance committee unanimously supported Royce Duffett’s proposed vision for Gabriella’s…

Father requests land purchase for infant’s memorial

Richmond contractor-engineer Royce Duffett approached Richmond City Council Tuesday about the city selling part ownership of the former Geisinger Building lot to a group that wants to build a memorial…