Richard Barron

Chief Photographer


Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University.

From the left, Dennis Fritz and Ron Williamson react as District Judge Tom Landrith orders their release from prison in this file photo from T…

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Despite the fact that my friend was just tagging along and wasn’t shooting the game for any agency or even for himself, he couldn’t help himself, and photographed it just as thought it was his job.

I made a point to have a camera up and ready before we reached this spot on Interstate 44 on our way home from Missouri.

Despite being on a mission to buy a new puppy, I am always on a mission to make pictures. I shot this in the restaurant that spans Interstate …

Even after getting home from the trip to buy this new puppy last year, I was still "on duty" as the photographer. In the time we've had him, H…

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