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Williams graduates from military training

U.S. Air Force Airman Austin W. Williams graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in…



American Legion Post 559

After a three-year hiatus, the Licking chapter of the American Legion, Post 559 met Monday night, August 14 at the American Legion Hall on Cedar Street. In addition to the…



Primrose Casey honored

Primrose Casey was honored at the Missouri Federation of Republican Women’s  ‘Women of Tribute’ luncheon. The event was held August 5 in Columbia, Mo. Primrose was nominated by the Texas…


Heroes Coffee

What does Licking have that Springfield doesn’t? A Heroes Coffee shop.  On July 28th, the Springfield location closed its doors, but Heroes still has locations in Republic, West Plains, Licking…



Lions Club gun raffle winner

By Scott Lindsey On August 2, 2017 the Licking Lions Club held a drawing for a gun raffle fundraiser.  Lions Club members had been selling tickets at various local events. …