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Cross at Indiana state park prompts atheist protest Cross at Indiana state park prompts atheist protest Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1pBXnmZ "I just thought that a memorial to veterans in a veterans' park didn't need to be turned into a religious shrine," said Wendell Bias, an Army veteran, of the state park statue.
Cross controversy gets national attention The controversial carving created for Whitewater Memorial State Park has a new opponent.
Shakespeare play readings set for Sundays Area residents are invited to be part of a a weekly reading and discussion of Shakespeare plays.
He was born on May 28, 1925 in Maryville, Tennessee to Fred Urban and Dossie Armstrong.
Drug task force arrests 2 Richmond residents Emily Guenther, Zach Chance face charges for alleged possession of a controlled substance.
Teen agrees to plea deal in fight with police Shaquille Leverette is 3rd teen to reach a deal for his role in fight with RPD officers.
The story stretches back 175 years, to the time when a businessman named Levi Coffin and his wife, Catharine, had the house built as both their family's dream house and a stop on the Underground Railroad.
<![CDATA[Shirley A. Benthin RICHMOND, Ind. - Shirley A. Benthin, age 69, of Richmond, died Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at her home. Born July 11, 1945, in Borongan Eastern Samar, Philippines, to Norberto and Jacobe Aquino Amistoso, Shirley moved to Richmond in 1979. She was educated in the Philippines and earned a Bachelor's Degree from Purdue University. Shirley retired as the Food Service Director, RDCD from the Richmond State Hospital in June 2006 after more than 30 years of state service. She enjoyed fishing, motorcycle riding, taking trips to the casino, and spending time with the Richmond State Hospital Retiree Group. Survivors include her sons, Michael Stacy Benthin of Killeen, Texas, and Gary Benthin of the Netherlands; two sisters-in-law; nieces; nephews; and many friends, including her partner of 25 years, Rick Caldwell. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers. Visitation for Shirley A. Benthin will be from 4 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, August 31, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, September 1, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Deacon Frank Roberts officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to: Richmond State Hospital, For the Clients, 498 N.W. 18th St., Richmond, IN 47374 or American Cancer Society, Wayne County Unit, 4567 Progress Dr., Columbus, IN 47201. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
Indiana high court warns Richmond attorney The Indiana Supreme Court has threatened sanctions against a Richmond attorney.
Affidavit sheds new light on teen's murder New details have emerged about the brutal beating death of a Richmond teen in May. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1pnbfBm With charges filed this week against three individuals, new details have emerged about the brutal beating death of a Richmond teen in an alley on the city's ... (more)
Trial for last defendant in Sekse murder moved Robert W. Campbell had been scheduled for trial on Sept.
Parents question Richmond schools' athletics policy Private school students told they could participate in sports, then told they couldn't Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1tMlhLG Two families and one Hub Etchison Youth Football League coach brought their concerns about a policy regarding extra-curricular activities to the ... (more)
A St. Joseph County judge ruled Wednesday that Henry Davis Jr. will face deposition in the lawsuit filed against him by four local police officers.
Shaffer: Johns Manville to invest $18M in plant Johns Manville will invest $18 million to refurbish the furnace system in its Richmond plant.
Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1pii1bu Richmond police have arrested two more men authorities say were involved in the brutal beating death of 17-year-old Caleb Woosley this year, and law enforcement officials are looking for a third.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 09:19 pm
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