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Sheriff had family ties to two of the Hughes and Wasson victims

By Linda Emley So now we know that Deputy Frank Griffin and his father the jailer, Berry G. Griffin, were both shot and killed at the bank robbery in 1867.…

A reunion, a 90th birthday, biscuits ‘n’ gravy and Hal’s take on the Constitution

Marlene and Andy Skiles have recently returned from a vacation to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan where the weather was beautiful and everything was green. Many years ago our younger…

Beef – It’s what’s for dinner tonight

Beef is so satisfying and these recipes are easy to make for everyday meals – but special enough to serve company. You can use inexpensive cuts of beef to make…

Collection of Richmond postcards will be displayed at Farris Friends Gallery Sept. 15-23

By Linda Emley Two and one half years ago, I started writing my weekly column “If Postcards Could Talk” for the Richmond News. So much has changed in this short…

Here’s what we know about the 3 men killed on May 23, 1867

By Linda Emley And now it’s time for more tales about the May 23, 1867 bank robbery in Richmond. At the close of my last story, the desperados were heading…

Quilts of Valor: Ray quilter hoping returning veterans can find comfort after being exposed to war

By David Knopf, News Editor Laurel Kindley had seen the Quilts of Valor booths at the quilting shows she attended, but says she didn’t know much about it. The national…

Health issues provide content for program at weekly Kiwanis Club meeting

By Jo Ellen Dale At the last meeting of the Richmond Kiwanis Club, the program was presented by Stacey Cox, Ray County Health Department Director on immunization. Stacey talked about…

Pat’s Pantry: Rise and shine

By Pat Mills, Let’s make breakfast the best meal of the day. You can begin your day with a moist and yummy coffee cake or some pancakes. Banana pancakes can…

Newspaper’s account sheds new light on 1867 bank robbery, impact on community

By Linda Emley After spending many weeks researching the Richmond bank robbery from 1867, It hit me that I hadn’t checked the best source of information, a local newspaper. I…

In reviewing rules for rail travel, let’s start with safety

By Jason Offutt Author’s note: This is the first of a series on my family holiday in San Antonio that’s been sitting in my notebook half a year, just waiting…