In this edition: June 30, 2022
In addition to the current media postings, in this week’s print edition of The Licking News:
In keeping with the Independence Day holiday and the summer season, check out the stories on fireworks safety, safe driving, summer cooling tips for your home and cool gardening tips for hot days.
Rick Mansfield reflects on timeless literature, the world of today and how “Fantasies Can Be Real.” Larry Dablemont shares the family story of “A Petrified Bass.” Or was that an atrophied bass?
Create, experience and celebrate urges Cindy Fronterhouse-Badgett in this weeks Bookends, as they continue to do so in the “Oceans of Possibilities” Summer Reading Program. Also find out what’s new at the Texas County Library in Licking.
The Handmaidens of the Lord share their Saturday morning meetings.
Area students have been recognized on several college Dean and Graduate lists.
The Texas County Memorial Hospital Healthcare Foundation held their Annual Charitable Golf Tournament, which was a success, find out who the competitors and the winners were.
Texas County 911 shares the different types of calls they receive in “The Phone Rings.”
Meet an Octogenarian that finds his way home to Fort Leonard Wood after 80 years.
Tech Talk’s Scott Hamilton moves into a realm that seems like science fiction in “Acoustic Levitation.”
Governor Parson signed a proclamation that ends elective abortions in Missouri.
Find out what’s applicable and how to take advantage of the Missouri gas tax refunds.
Keep current with reports and updates from the County Commission, Courthouse, Sheriff’s Department and MSHP.
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