Writing workshops set for this weekend
Indiana author Monica Koldyke Miller will offer two writing workshops Saturday. The first will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Dublin Public Library, 2249 Cumberland St., and the second from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at Cambridge City Public Library, 600 W. Main St. The content of the two workshops is the same.
Celebrations: Morgan McDonald & Christopher Sweet
Christopher is the son of David and Janet Sweet of Cambridge City, IN. Morgan is a 2005 graduate of Fountain Central High School, 2009 graduate of Purdue University and a 2011 graduate of the Illinois Institute of Art, where she earned a degree in graphic art design.
Ivy Tech admissions rep to visit Wayne, Preble counties
Stephanie Hill Alexander, assistant admissions director at Ivy Tech Community College, will be on the road in Wayne and Preble counties during the coming weeks.
July packed with roadwork on area roads, highways
Improvements on federal and state highways will continue over the next few weeks.
Dr. Ralph Eugene Faucett
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Zion's Lutheran Church, 11515 S. Germantown Rd , Pershing, IN with Rev.
Dot Foods goes international in partnership with Mexican company
International opportunities for Dot Foods could mean more local jobs at its Indiana Distribution Center in Cambridge City.
Marlene A. Powell
She was born March 10, 1938 in Richmond to James and Dorothy Quesenberry Spears and lived in Richmond and Florida.
Mary J. Stiggleman
<![CDATA[Richmond, Ind. - Mary J. Stiggleman, age 90, left this earth Friday, July 4th to be with her Savior, friends, and family. She was born in Cambridge City on June 5th, 1924 to Nelson & Martha Eaton and moved to Richmond a few years later. Mary loved God and reading her bible, enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, liked watching the Cincinnati Reds, and enjoyed games with her grandson. She also loved spending time with her cat of 18 years Princess. God was a huge part of her life since the age of 40. Mary lived her life as a good Christian and she was a "prayer warrior" with pages and pages of names that she prayed for. We know in our hearts that God has a special place for her in heaven for her faithfulness. Survivors include her daughter Julie (Bob) Jacob; grandson Ian (Holly) Stiggleman; sisters Shirley Carson and Ruby Dean; brother Larry (Mary Ann) Eaton; great grandsons Cameron and Gavin Stiggleman; special friends Jo Burdette and Marilyn McGrath. In addition to her parents, a son David Stiggleman, brother Nelson Eaton Jr. sisters Patty Green and Miriam Eaton and brother-in-law,Marty Carson, are also deceased. Services will be private. Riggle - Waltermann mortuary is in charge of arrangements
Miller marked 10 years with the bank in May. * Staff anniversaries at First Bank Richmond: Linda Davis, consumer loan processer, 20 years; Kristi Herig, vice president leasing credit underwriting and operations, 15 years; Debbie Prather, vice president Cambridge City branch manager, 10 years.
Column: Drive through history on U.S. 40 in Indiana
A drive across Indiana on the National Road is a trip back in time. This was the route taken in the 19th century by pioneers hauling household goods west in Conestoga wagons, by stagecoaches carrying mail and by farmers moving crops to markets.
Fire-breathers, fireworks and a famous face kick off 5k race
Special guest starter Jared Fogle started the 10th annual Fireworks 5K run with a bang Saturday at Glen Miller Park in Richmond.
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Judith Ann (Capshaw) VanMatre
She was the daughter of Vernie J. Capshaw and Clara Capshaw. A son, Kurt , of Richmond, TX survives Judy; she had two grandchildren, Tyler, of Anderson, IN and Kayt, of Cambridge City, IN; two step-grandchildren, Lauren and Andrew of Richmond, TX; two great-grandchildren also survive, Judy, Madison Fowler and Kassie VanMatre.
Stay at meetings
At the May and June meetings the council discussed annexation with those in attendance early in the meeting and then those persons left the meeting.