Former resident and two others were lost at sea
Former Richwood resident,
Kevin Wood, 45, and two friends,
John Land, 48 and David Blakeney, 39, left
on a Thursday morning
in Land’s 32 foot boat, “Shade Maker,” to do some
Their one day fishing excursion turned into a two-day
ordeal, one they
will never forget.
Cox given four years
The woman convicted of taking money from both the North Union School
District and Washington Township is headed to prison.
Council member Beal announces resignation
Richwood Village Council will have
a vacancy in September.
Life or death can happen in a split
Most parents know that no matter how careful you can be while
watching a child, like can change in the blink of an eye.
Richwood teen earns grand champion livestock award at Ohio State Fair
A dream came true for Tyler Gray Aug. 8, when the local 4-H and
exhibitor sold his grand champion pen of meat chickens at the Ohio
State Fair’s Sale of Champions.
Are you ready for The 2010 Richwood
In less than three weeks, area residents will be putting the final
touches on their crafts, garden produce and woodworking projects,
getting them ready for competition at The Richwood Fair. FFA and 4-H
students will be prepping their livestock projects, finishing their
sewing projects and their last practice at baking their cakes for a
grade from the judges.
Board members raise additional questions on drug
Officials at the North Union School District are ready to roll
their random drug testing policy.
Moore chosen to take Honor
Honor Flight Columbus honors World War II (WWII) veterans with a trip
to Washington D.C. to visit their WWII memorial. The memorial,
dedicated in 2004, honors those who served during that time. Veterans
who apply are chosen for the free flight from a waiting
Townships to dedicate Greenville Treaty Line marker
venture between the trustees of Washington and York Townships
the placement of a marker to commemorate the Greenville
All-Ohio Balloon Fest has provided vital assistance to United Way campaign
Set for Friday and Saturday, Aug. 20, 21
The sky is the limit for the 2010 United Way campaign. Therefore,
it’s appropriate that the first major fundraiser conducted for the
organization’s effort would be the All-Ohio Balloon Fest.
in crash between tractor-trailer, ambulette on St. Rt. 4
Driver, patient in
By RYAN HORNS
Two people died Tuesday, Aug. 3 after an emergency
with a semi-truck just outside of Union
Alley closure discussion tense at council meeting
for an alley closure in Richwood led to tense discussion at
village council meeting.
North Union Schools announce free and reduced
North Union Schools have released its 2010-2011 program year
for free and reduced-price meals or free milk for students unable
pay the full price of meals or milk served under the National School
Lunch and School Breakfast. After School Care Snack or Special Milk
Program. Each school office and the central office has a copy of the
policy, which may be reviewed by any interested party.
Richwood welcomes new hardware store
Area residents have had to go out of
town the past few years to get
that specific plumbing piece, get keys made,
blades sharpened or a
box of roofing nails for their home improvement
project. Brad and
Vallarie Plotner are hoping to keep residents happy as
opened Plotner Hardware.
Ohio Chautauqua comes to
The village streets were busy last Wednesday when the Ohio
was in town, sharing history of the
Counterfeit money has surfaced in Richwood
Is it real or
counterfeit? That is the question. Counterfeit bills
have been surfacing in
Richwood and surrounding areas of late in
smaller denominations than
counterfeiters usually try and reproduce,
such as $5, $10 and $20. It is
hard to distinguish the real from the
to cast vote on levy
Richwood Village council members held a special meeting
approve the third reading on a proposed replacement levy for
November 2 ballot. Council did not have a quorum at the regular
Monday meeting, to approve the motion. The need for the special
was to act on the third reading before the August 4 deadline
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