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In this edition: September 9, 2021

In addition to the current media postings, in this week’s print edition of The Licking News:

Rick Mansfield recognizes that many things, some possibly unexpected, will be harvested in “The Harvest.” Larry Dablemont compares “The Duck with Baby Blue Wings” to a squadron of feathered jetfighters.

In Through the Rear View Mirror, Joan Flatt shares “Place Names,” with some history of those places. Story Time has taken off like a rocket ship, says Branch Librarian Cindy Fronterhouse-Badgett; additionally she updates new arrivals. Licking Residential Care introduces the July Employee of the Month.

This week’s Education page has school menus, sports schedules, and recognizes Rinne’s Athlete of the Week. We also begin with Part One: The Wisdom of the Framers in Newspapers in Education feature of The Constitutional Separation of Powers.

Dr. Graham A. Colditz shares a secret about physical activity – “Even a Little Exercise Helps” in For Your Health. TCMH’s recently retired CEO submitted a Letter to the Editor. The University of Missouri is offering a brain fitness class beginning in September. The Licking News continues to monitor COVID-19 statistics.

Scott Hamilton asks the question “Are Quantum Computers Analog?” Raise your awareness and increase your social media safety by reading “Be OPSEC aware before you share.”

Keep current with reports and updates from the Rural Fire Department, the County Commission, Courthouse, Sheriff’s Department and MSHP.

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, local area coming events and classifieds are all included in the paper edition this week.

Online subscriptions of The Licking News are now available.

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.

The Licking News 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.


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