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Featured cats, Millie and Max, await permanent homes

This week’s featured pets at the Humane Society of Ray County are Millie and Max. “Millie is a cute shorthair black and white cat. She is about 3 years old,…

Tornado damage ends school year at Orrick R-XI

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education granted Orrick School District to end its school year Monday, due to the major damage to its facility. The district was to be…

EF-3 TORNADO HITS ORRICK

• Two-thirds of homes affected  • School closed until Tuesday   • Graduation ceremony moves to Excelsior  By JoEllen Black/Richmond News The sound of chainsaws droned in the background Sunday…

21 graduate Hardin-Central Sunday

By Russ Green/Richmond News The 21 members of the Hardin-Central graduating Class of 2014 had one final exam to pass during commencement exercises held Sunday afternoon in the Hardin-Central gym.…

After 16 years, Ray 911 board has a new president

After a 16-year run with Mike Arnold, right, as president, the Ray County 911 Board of Directors has a new president. The board recently voted Paul Harris to succeed Arnold,…

Adoptable Pets: Dozer, a Mastiff, looking for home

“Dozer is a tan and black Mastiff mix, about 1 year old,” Humane Society volunteer Gloria McFadden says. “He weighs almost 90 pounds and will  probably continue to grow for…

Richmond’s Davis, Hardin’s Carpenter among students earning state honors

Michael Carpenter of Hardin  won the Missouri FFA Diversified Agriculture Production Entrepreneurship and Placement Combined Proficiency Award at the 86th Missouri FFA Convention. Carpenter, a senior of Hardin High School,…

Newspaper’s ‘Rabbit Tracks’ columnist battling health issues in hospital

Robert Smith, who contributes historic memories and humor to the Richmond News, has been in and out of intensive care near his home in Florida. Smith, a 1957 Richmond High…

Jail escapee back in custody

A Ray County jail inmate who escaped Saturday evening is back in police custody. Jeremy Glenn Miller was apprehended Tuesday night at a North Kansas City motel in Clay County,…

Picture-perfect weather draws thousands to Mushroom Festival

The tantalizing aroma of chicken and ribs wafted over the festival crowd Saturday as John W. Carter Lodge members Russ Allen and Charles Buford opened the smoker and flipped the…