STORM SIREN TESTING
Testing of the Licking storm sirens will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 15.
The Licking Christian Church will host a free Christmas Dinner from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25. Everyone is welcome! Please enter through the Rust St. doors. Doors won’t be open until just before 12:30 due to Worship. Carryouts will be available, but no deliveries.
SAFE SITTER CLASS
A Safe Sitter Class will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Phelps Health Hospital, 1000 West 10th Street, Rolla, on Tuesday, December 27. Preregistration is required. Contact Michelle Durrett at 573-458-7693 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOAH COLEMAN CHAPTER DAR MEETING
The Noah Coleman Chapter DAR will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Sybil’s Restaurant in St. James on Saturday, January 21. The state Regent will be attending. Visitors are welcome. For more information leave a message or text SAM at 573-512-0742.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Licking Chapter meets at 4 – 4:30 p.m. at the Licking United Methodist Church, 208 S. Main St. on Mondays. Attend a meeting to see if we can help you lose weight or maintain your lost weight. For more information, visit TOPS.org or call Kathleen at 573-548-1133.
GRIEF AND LOSS RECOVERY GROUP
Grief is normal when you experience a great loss, but if it’s been too long, you may need help. We are here Monday evenings at 5 p.m. and open to all! Meeting at the Licking Pentecostal Holiness Church, on the corner of Hwy. 63 and College St., Licking. For more information, call Diane at 573-889-9197.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Licking United Methodist Church.
SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLASS
Flower O’Scotland Dance Troupe’s Scottish Country Dance Class will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Licking Assembly of God, every second Tuesday of the month. No partner required. For more information call Joan Bryant at 417-619-5900.
FREE ADDICTION RECOVERY CLASS
A program to help you overcome any form of addiction, based on the doctrine of Jesus Christ. If you or a loved one are struggling, please come! Every Tuesday night at 7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on the corner of Hwy. 63 and Hwy. E, Houston.
KIDZ CLUB/ YOUTH GROUP
First Baptist Church Kidz Club, ages 4th through 6th grade, will meet on Wednesday evenings from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 223 Main Street, and will be served a meal. The youth group, 7th – 12th grade, meets at Triumph Sports on the corner of Highway BB and 63 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. If your child needs a ride, contact the church at 573-674-3141.
OZARK MOUNTAIN AMATEUR RADIO CLUB
The Ozark Mountain Amateur Radio Club meets the third Saturday of each month, at noon at the Lone Star Annex, 114 W. Main St. in downtown Houston. All are welcome, with young people interested in Ham Radio especially encouraged to attend. We can help with getting your FCC license! Contact Willy Adey at 417-260-4626 for more information.
Sherrill Township meets at 5:30 p.m. every other Thursday at the township shed located at 11875 South 137, in Licking. The next meeting is December 15.
Lynch Township’s meetings are the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m., at the Lynch Township Shed, 14472 Boiling Springs Road.
BOONE TOWNSHIP MEETING
Boone Township meets the second Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. Meeting is at the Township Shed, 16245 Highway AF, Licking.
TEXAS COUNTY TRANSPORTATION
Licking Bridge Builders has transportation available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. To ride the bus, please make your appointment at least a day in advance by calling 573-674-3558 and talking with a volunteer.
Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Trout, of Licking, will receive a one-year subscription to The Licking News from Mack Driesel, Sr., of Licking.
Leveta Van Norman, of Pevely, will receive a one-year subscription to The Licking News from Helen Holden, of W. Hartford, Conn.
Rick and Paige Wiseman, of Licking, will receive a one-year subscription to The Licking News from Troy and Becky Hunt, of Licking.
Emily Wiseman, of Licking, will receive a one-year subscription to The Licking News from Troy and Becky Hunt, of Licking.
Jason Smith, of Mt. Sterling, Ill., will receive a one-year subscription to The Licking News from Michael Smith, of Licking.
Bonnie Lewis, of Licking, will receive a one-year subscription to The Licking News from Elaine Jones, of Licking.
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