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Its being here is part of the reason Richmond is. The Evening Item reported this first structure was destroyed 91 years after it was erected.
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Dunaway, Helen M., of Liberty, Ind., died March 13. Service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Liberty, where visitation is noon-2 p.m. Monday.
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<![CDATA[RICHMOND, Ind. - Elizabeth D. "Betty" Rhoads, age 89, of Richmond, died Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Friends Fellowship Community. Born October 5, 1924, in Haddonfield, New Jersey, to John W. and Laura Elizabeth German Danenhower, Betty had lived in Richmond since 1960. She was a 1942 graduate of Moorestown Friends School and a 1946 graduate of Mount Holyoke College. Betty loved God and was a member of Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church. She was very involved with the Richmond Chapter of the D.A.R. and she volunteered many hours of service with the Reid Hospital Auxiliary. Survivors include her daughter, Laurie Diane Rhoads of Arlington, Texas; granddaughter, Danielle Church of Elizabethton, Tennessee; and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert R. Rhoads, who died in 2008; daughter, Elizabeth Ann "Libby" Rhoads; parents; and brother, John C. Danenhower III. Visitation for Elizabeth D. "Betty" Rhoads will be from 10 to 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will follow at noon Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Rev. Joseph T. Fields officiating. Burial will be in Harleigh Cemetery in Collingswood, New Jersey. Memorial contributions may be made to: Reid Hospital Foundation, 1100 Reid Parkway, Richmond, IN 47374 or Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1004 North A Street, Richmond, IN 47374. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
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She lived in Richmond for 37 years after residing and attending school in Fountain City, and living a few years in Indianapolis.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 7.9 percent of Wayne County residents have a four-year college degree.
A vehicle struck a building on the city's south side late Friday night, causing a gas leak that closed roads for 21 2 hours into early Saturday.
A spokesman for Ukraine's border guard service says Russian forces have seized a natural gas distribution station near Crimea.
Two Richmond facilities earned five stars in the U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Home Rankings for 2014.
Saturday is the final day for high school students graduating this year to apply for Ivy Tech Community College's Associate Accelerated Program .
The way I understand it, the man had a prior conviction and was placed on probation.
She was born October 24, 1948 in Nancy, Kentucky to Delbert and Oda Hall Ware and lived here over 30 years.
Two men were taken into custody Wednesday after authorities served an arrest warrant for drug dealing on Richmond's west side.
Gov. Mike Pence on Thursday signed legislation authored by State Sen. Allen Paul to expand the Military Family Relief Fund, which provides financial assistance to veterans and their families.
He was born January 3, 1936 in Richmond to Joseph Charles and Margaret M. Sweeney Hilterman Sr. and lived here all his life.