OBIT: Former Sports Editor Dan Richards dead at age 84

Published Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

Ex-Hickory sports figure had career of more than 50 years in journalism   By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com LILLINGTON – Dan B. Richards, whose tenures as sports editor at two newspapers named Daily Record set a tone for sports coverage for many years in those North Carolina communities, died Sunday at age 84. Richards became sports editor of The Hickory Daily …