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In addition to daylight tours, Gaar House & Farm Museum in Richmond is bringing a noted 'after-life archaeologist' to the mansion on the hill.
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The Indiana University Board of Trustees will meet Thursday and Friday in Whitewater Hall at Indiana University East in Richmond.
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<![CDATA[HAGERSTOWN, Ind. - Donna J. Goodson of Hagerstown, an angel was called home Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Reid Hospital at the age of 68. Born July 13, 1945, in Richmond, to Bluford H. and Virginia Avis Fish Jordan, she was a life-long resident of Wayne County. Donna was a 1963 graduate of Richmond High School. She enjoyed crafts, sewing, gardening, and baking. Donna loved the outdoors and spending time with family and friends. Survivors include her husband, Tommie Goodson, to whom she was married November 1, 1963; children, Michael Allen Goodson of Richmond, Jennifer Goodson Messer (James) of Cambridge City, and Steven Glen Goodson (Crissy Stewart) of Rushville; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and one on the way; sisters, Virginia Ruth Baker and Jana Lynn Baldwin, both of Richmond; brother, James Henry Jordan of Richmond; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; cousins; and many friends. She was preceded in death by her father and her beloved dog, Bunny. Visitation for Donna J. Goodson will be from 4 to 6:00 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with her grandson, Rev. Ryan Goodson officiating. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
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<![CDATA[Fountain City, Ind. - Helen Seider, 92, of Fountain City, joined her beloved savior on Monday, December 2. She was born June 18, 1921 in Richmond to Fred and Iva Allen Vornauf. She was a graduate of Whitewater High School. She married Robert F. Seider on July 10, 1949 and shared 42 years of marriage until his death on May 5, 1992. Mrs. Seider was a farm wife and homemaker. She also worked in bookkeeping at the former Second National Bank and People's State Bank. She was a member of the Fountain City United Methodist Church and the Levi Coffin House Association. She enjoyed gardening, knitting, crocheting and cross-stitching. Mrs. Seider will be missed by her sons and daughters-in-law, Robert L. "Bob" and Joan Seider and Richard A. "Rick" & Sandy Seider; three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, one niece and one nephew. Mrs. Seider was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Alice Englebert. A funeral ceremony will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, December 6, at the Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Interment will follow in Willow Grove Cemetery. Family and friends may gather for visitation from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, December 5, at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at www.smithmcquistonwebster.com .
A debate that has raged in the city for more than two years resurfaced at Monday's Richmond Common Council meeting.
Earlham College ceramics students are hosting an Empty Bowls Soup Lunch at noon Wednesday in the Comstock Room in Runyan Center as a fundraiser for Circle U Help Center in Richmond.
A 54-year-old Richmond man died in an accident Tuesday afternoon on Indiana 227 south of Richmond.
A health insurance screening and information open house will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at 600 E. Main St. in Richmond.
Mild and murky Tuesday. You'll fight fog first, and then we'll try to crack clouds again.
Rural/Metro Corp, which provides ambulances and medics in Wayne and Union counties, is restructuring its staff as part of a reorganization plan to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
A Richmond man was arrested on a warrant charging him with two counts of dealing heroin, the Wayne County Drug Task Force said Monday.
Photography, pottery, paintings and more are on display at the 115th Annual Exhibition of Richmond & Area Artists.
The weekend warm up holds Monday with highs of 49 in Lafayette and Richmond, and 48 in Kokomo and Muncie.
This week's local news in 1880: * Micajah Henley's patent roller skate proved a success at the trial tournament, and he is determined to go on the road to introduce it to the vast public in the hopes it will take on popularity.
"While the study found the IEDC was effectively using tax incentives, we have found some problems with local tax abatements that should be addressed," said Michael Hicks, who directs the Center for Business and Economic Research at Ball State.