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R-XVI foresees funding shortfall

Richmond Superintendent Jim Robins predicted Tuesday that the district’s state funding will be cut by almost $500,000 next year. The figure is based on Robins’ expectation that the district would…

Reed takes reins as Ray County pageant director

Lisa Reed, a board member of the Miss Ray County Scholarship Pageant, became the pageant’s executive director this week when Tara Gottschalk stepped down to devote more time to work…

Richmond man faces sex charges involving 12-year-old

A Richmond man faces sex charges following his late February arrest. Darryl Glenn Kercheval, 25, pleaded not guilty to single counts of first-degree statutory rape, first-degree statutory sodomy, child molestation…

Orrick’s citywide cleanup could go by wayside

A new approach from a Board of Aldermen member could change how Orrick approaches keeping its city clean. One day each May, the city of Orrick helps its citizens keep…

Orrick plans monthly debt payoff

Orrick will pay what it can, whenever it’s available, to eliminate an outstanding debt that’s nearly wiped out. The city’s Board of Aldermen considered in February whether it could afford…

Teen hurt seriously in accident

Three Richmond teens were hurt in a one-vehicle accident Friday on Daughtery Road and 118th Street. Alysa C. Drake, 16, was listed with serious injuries by the Highway Patrol report.…

Battle over water ‘nothing new’

The battle over water levels in the Missouri River dominated last month’s annual meeting of the Missouri Levee and Drainage District Association in Columbia. River-related issues, the most controversial of…

Coordinating health plans could ease city budget process

The Richmond Finance Committee could change how it manages city employee benefits again before fall 2010 budget talks begin. Last October’s budget included a 5 percent family medical coverage increase…

Y’all come: country show to benefit Mexico mission

Dave Allen, emcee for Sunday’s benefit country-music show at the Farris Theatre, didn’t know what he was in for when he responded to a classified ad. For a professional gear-jammer,…

Orrick makes effort on lime sludge

Orrick’s lime-sludge removal has been moving on schedule. Had it been otherwise, the city might’ve received some additional DNR motivation. The fact that Orrick had never conducted a lime-sludge dredging…