Richard H. Lange Bio
RICHARD H. LANGE is a lifelong resident of Norton and has been farming in Norton and surrounding communities since 1973. He continues to farm cotton, wheat and milo, as well as run cattle. Lange and his wife, Jean, have two children and are active members of St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Ballinger, where he serves as a lector and assisted with CCD for many years. Lange was a member of the Facilities Needs Assessment Committee for Ballinger ISD, helping to prioritize renovation projects, and the Herbicide Regulation Advisory Committee to the Runnels County Commissioners Court. In 1995, Lange became a loss adjuster for the Farm Service Agency. He has been an active member of the Norton Lions Club for 45 years and is once again serving as president of the club. He also was active in 4-H and served for several years on the Runnels County Junior Livestock Show Association Board of Directors.