In this edition: December 31, 2020
In addition to the current media postings, in this week’s print edition of The Licking News:
Rick Mansfield says “A Really Good Prayer,” Jessica shared fun things that have happened at Licking Residential Care, and the Old Timer remembers another local citizen, Lee Roy Maxey. Cindy updates us with the newest books that are available at the library in Bookends. Remember Missouri State Parks will still be hosting First Day Hikes.
The Education & Sports page has the December Licking R-VIII School Board Meeting.
The Health page gives the current COVID-19 statistics and recognitions from Texas County Memorial Hospital, as well as the December board meeting highlights.
State Senator Cunningham shares thoughts on his tenure representing District 33 as he prepared to leave office. Larry Dablemont begins Part 1 of “Another Ozark Christmas Story” and Scott Hamilton Tech Talks “Nerd vs. Nerd.”
Keep current with updates from the county commission, MSHP, courthouse and sheriff’s reports.
The Licking News is a great way to keep in touch with the Licking community. Great weekly columns, job listings, area-wide menus, city, county and state updates, obituaries and local area coming events and classifieds are all included in the paper edition this week.
The Licking News print edition may be picked up at these fine locations: in Licking, Town & Country Supermarket, Corner Express, Rinne Fast & Friendly, Casey’s General Store, Dollar General, Rinne Pharmacy, Route 63 Liquor, Friend Lumber Company, Country Crafts & Flea Market, and at the counter or at the paper box in front of The Licking News office; in Houston, Corner Express and Casey’s General Store; in Salem at The Salem News Office; in Edgar Springs at Dollar General and Widener’s General Store; in Raymondville at JR’ville Store; and in Success at Pittman’s Store.
Our newspaper is delivered free of charge to local third grade classes to inspire reading; many thanks to Town & Country Bank for their generous sponsorship of this program for the Licking and Phelps County R-III third grade classes, and many thanks to Progressive Ozark Bank for their generous sponsorship of this program for the Raymondville and Success third grade classes.