In this edition: July 29, 2021
In addition to the current media postings, in this week’s print edition of The Licking News:
Rick Mansfield comments on “Changing Times,” the good and the bad, and Larry Dablemont accurately describes “Big Fish and Bad Poetry.”
Librarian Cindy Fronterhouse-Badgett wraps up the Summer Reading Program and teases about upcoming activities in children’s programming and Story Time. She also shares newly available books. Monica Brandon shares a recipe for Simple & Delicious Gluten-Free Pancakes in Ozarks Cooks.
ESSER III funding was discussed at the Licking R-VIII July Board meeting, and Missouri S&T announces their honor list and awarding of degrees.
Texas County 911’s Assistant Director Terra Culley encourages discussion with your children about NOT being a “Prank Caller.” The Licking News continues to monitor COVID-19 statistics.
Scott Hamilton tells who the “Unknown Giants of Technology ” are. Be sure and read “The Shoe,” a touching memorial sharing stories of “Auschwitz: Not long ago. Not far away,” an exhibit at Kansas City’s Union Station.
Keep current with reports and updates from the County Commission and Courthouse, the Sheriff’s Department and MSHP.
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