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Council approves money, ‘Half-Steppers’ ready to run in New Orleans

Council approves money, ‘Half-Steppers’ ready to run in New Orleans

By: Robert Rogers, Richmond Confidential After a lengthy debate Tuesday, the City Council voted to come up with $17,000 out of the current year’s budget to send a squad of Richmond kids to a national track meet in New Orleans next week. Richmond is sending a track team to the competition, but it almost didn’t happen. Coaches for the team, called the “Richmond Half-Steppers,” appealed to an initially skeptical council for the money, pleading that … Read entire article »

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