In this edition: February 2, 2023
In addition to the current media postings, in this week’s print edition of The Licking News:
Follow the ongoing teachings of “It Is Written,” by the Licking Church of Christ. Licking Downtown will hold the 2nd Annual Fish Fry to benefit The Licking Mill.
See this week’s Licking R-VIII Elementary Learner of the Week, sponsored by Kinder Plant Food; the HS/JH Learner of the Week, sponsored by Hawn Law Office; and the Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Rinne Tire Pros.
Area students are named to SNHU’s Fall 2022 President’s List.
Texas County Memorial Hospital gives their January board report and announces a partnership with 360 Degree Medicine.
The Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has published a new dashboard; see what data it provides.
February is Earthquake Month; learn how to better protect yourself.
Licking Residential Care celebrated January birthdays.
Senator Karla Eslinger enjoyed “Welcoming Our Sheltered Workshops” and shared information on workshops within her district.
Rick Mansfield discusses business practices and “Customer Service.” Larry Dablemont shares “A Legal Theft.” Scott Hamilton delves deeper into artificial intelligence capabilities, and the possible benefits and ramifications in “Singularity.”
Learn about “Telling the Story of the Current River from the Road,” and a new project with the goal of making it happen.
The Missouri Department of Conservation is seeking public comment on photography and videography permits; is offering virtual programs on cleaning catfish and on invasive plants; and is providing information on prescribed burn instruction.
Montauk State Park announces the release of campsites previously on hold.
You can also keep current with reports from the Texas County Health 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.
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