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A Christmas treat for the kids: Shopping with the Sheriff

A Christmas treat for the kids: Shopping with the Sheriff

By Liz Johnson, Richmond News Staff Writer The second annual Shop with a Sheriff kicked off Wednesday evening with five families, 17 children, seven Ray County deputies, the sheriff and…

Angels on high guard wise men’s visit to Jesus at live nativity

Angels on high guard wise men’s visit to Jesus at live nativity

Rock Falls Live Nativity: Mission continues for more than 2 decades By Liz Johnson, Richmond News Staff Writer Visiting Rock Falls Baptist Church’s Live Nativity is a yearly tradition for…

Serving the community: God provides the energy

Serving the community: God provides the energy

Ministry members hope to serve and fill the spiritual needs of others By Liz Johnson, Staff Writer – Living 50-Plus Helping others, providing support, giving time and talents to others…

714 Thornton: It may be the oldest house in Richmond

714 Thornton: It may  be the oldest house  in Richmond

Woman with ancestral ties to Richmond remodeling the old Thornton house By Liz Johnson, Staff Writer If only a house could talk. Traveling through the streets of Richmond and seeing…

December brings Santa sightings to Ray County

December brings Santa sightings to Ray County

A Christmas Story: Musical stage version of classic film comes to Farris

A Christmas Story: Musical stage version of classic film comes to Farris

By Sara Seidel, Staff Writer The beloved tale about a little boy who wants a Red Ryder carbine action range model air rifle is coming to the Farris Theatre this…

For these bakers, the secret ingredient is love

For these bakers, the secret ingredient is love

Christmas fundraiser for local Salvation Army a labor of love for the Good News Class By Liz Johnson, Staff Writer – Living 50-Plus The Good News Sunday School Class ladies…

Birth: Scarlett June Swafford

Tanner Swafford and Ashley Johnson, of Dallas, Ga., have announced the birth of their daughter Scarlett June on Nov. 1, 2017. Scarlett weighed 9 lbs., 4 oz. Paternal grandparents are…

Tilda Nord: A remarkable woman revealed

Tilda Nord: A remarkable woman revealed

Lexington native pens true story of her grandmother By Liz Johnson, Staff Writer – Living 50-Plus We all have that one person in our past who influenced us in one way…

An Ideal bond, legacy to come to an end

An Ideal bond, legacy to come to an end

As the shelter workshop’s only director, Bob McCorkendale to retire Feb. 27, 2018 – the day it began 38 years ago By Leah Wankum, Editor After nearly 38 years at Ideal…