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It's now been more than a decade since a Richmond woman's family has seen her. On the anniversary of Niqui McCown's disappearance, standing outside the laundromat where McCown was last seen 13 years ago, her loved ones come together to talk about the time they had with her.
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Appeals court panel deals blow to Obamacare The ruling threatens the framework of the health care system for about 5M Americans without employer-provided health plans.
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A Richmond man was arrested Monday on a warrant charging him with one count of child molesting, court records show.
15 hrs ago | RV Business
In 1964, a young Tom Raper opened a used car lot with his father on the corner of North 14th and E streets in Richmond, Ind.
17 hrs ago | Palladium-Item
A four-table Howell was played July 15. Winners were Bob Delaney and Ken Woodman, first place; Nancy Perez and Bob Hertzog, second; Mary Carolyn Klute and Gary Moorehead tied for third with Janet and Gene Newman.
Candidates have until Friday to submit a letter of interest and resume to the Democratic Party to be considered as the District 1 replacement for Richmond Common Councilman Jack Elstro.
When Tim Poynter stood before the room of potential ghost hunters at the start of the 1st session of the July 19, 2014 Wayne County Museum Spirit Academy he had two thoughts in the back of his mind: onea how much experience did this group of participants have? And the other-to keep his introduction brief.
A Richmond man was arrested Sunday night by police on drug charges after leading officers on a brief vehicle pursuit.
<![CDATA[Richmond, Ind. - Lee E. White 86 of Richmond died July 17, 2014. He was born December 11, 1927 in Hamilton, Ohio and raised in London, Kentucky, where he married the love of his life Glenna on October 7, 1946, who preceded him in death in 2010. Lee worked for Wallace Metal Company for 32 years before working for Richmond Community Schools until his full retirement. He was an active member of Faith Baptist Church, where he was Music Director and Deacon for many years. His grandchildren, music, and vegetable gardening were his passions. He was called many names: Dad, Paw, General Lee, Uncle Lee and his favorite name to hear was Poppaw. Survivors include his two daughters Brenda (Charles) King of Richmond and Barbara Lee (Dan) White-Smith of Arizona, two grandchildren Russell (Christie) Race of Arizona and Chadd Van Winkle (Michelle, his home caregiver) of Richmond, two great grandchildren Jesse Lee Race of Arizona and Cody Race of Arizona, one great-great grandson Hudson Lee Race of Arizona, one sister Mary Jo Randall of Indiana, two brothers Dean White of Ohio and Doug (Nancy) White of Kentucky, sisters-in-law Della, Jan, and Pat, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother Abbie White, four brothers William, Contee, Vernon (Junior), and Jack, one sister Mona, and sister-in-law Darlene. Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Thursday July 24, 2014 at Stegall-Berheide-Orr Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Wagers officiating. Burial will be in Goshen Cemetery. Friends may call 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.stegallberheideorr.com.
Butler scored two runs in the fifth inning to snap a tie on the way to defeating Richmond 4-1 on Sunday.
Compare tonight's weather with that of the evening of July 21, 1887, exactly 127 years ago.
He was born on March 28, 1980 in Indianapolis, IN, the son of the late Rainey Walter.
They were married July 14, 1974 by the bride's uncle. Tom works at Belden and enjoys the guitar and piano.
<![CDATA[Richmond, Ind. - Robert E. "Bob" Stephens, Sr., 86, of Richmond, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014. He was born in Williamsburg, Indiana on September 26, 1927 to Arthur M. and Marie E. Atkinson Stephens. He was a 1945 graduate of Webster High School, where he was a four-year member of the varsity baseball and basketball teams. He served honorably in the US Army at Clark Field in the Philippines at the close of World War Two, where he again played baseball and basketball. Prevailing injuries kept him from accepting offers to play professional baseball and he returned home to Indiana. He married the former Lova Jean Fields on February 4, 1949. Bob worked 30 years at Dana Corp., mostly as an industrial and processing engineer. He also co-owned Tri-County Awards for 22 years. He earned his pilots license at a young age and was also an avid bass fisherman and golfer. Bob was a past member of Hartley Hills Country Club and had served on its board of directors. He was a member of Williamsburg Masonic Lodge #493, Richmond B.P.O.E #640 and other management organizations in the Richmond area. He attended the Webster United Methodist Church when his health permitted. Bob will be missed by his daughter and son-in-law, Nilah & Mark Mikesell; son, Bud Stephens; grandchildren, Greg (Sandy) Carey, Tricia Starr, Jill Carey, Brad (Shannon) Stephens and Ashley (Cody) Kirkman; great-grandchildren, Christian Carey, Nicole Carey, Lauren Carey, Jalen (Nicolee) Rhodus, Jordan Rhodus, Makayla Oliver and Brandon Stephens; former daughter-in-law, Jane Stephens; sister-in-law & brother-in-law, Judy & Chuck Spurrier; and cousins Jack (Marlene) Klemann, Wanda Brack and Faye Adkins. Bob was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Lova Jean, who passed away on April 28, 2012. Pastor Dave Anderson will conduct a funeral ceremony at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22, at the Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Entombment with military rites will follow in Earlham Mausoleum. Family & friends may gather for visitation from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to the Reid Foundation, 1100 Reid Parkway, Richmond, IN 47374 or Help The Animals, 2101 West Main Street, Richmond, IN 47374. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithmcquistonwebster.com .
Wet weather didn't dampen the spirits of participants Saturday in the ReidRide fundraising cycling tour.
Paul Poteet: Partly cloudy today, as humidity increases Sunday An upper level low is causing clouds down below today, or at least, from around Indianapolis eastward.
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Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 08:44 pm
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