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In this edition: January 25, 2024

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

Licking R-8 will have a Community Advisory Meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30, make plans to attend.

See this week’s Licking R-VIII Elementary Learner of the Week, sponsored by Kinder Feed & Farm; HS/JH Learner of the Week, sponsored by Hawn Law Office; and the Athlete of the Week, sponsored by Rinne Tire Pros, and keep up with the Licking R-VIII sports schedules.

A gift subscription to The Licking News is still a gift that continues giving for an entire year.

A Valentine’s Party will be held on February 14, and the Love Your Center campaign continues at Licking Bridge Builders Senior Center.

See the newest Dean’s, Honors, President’s, Vice President’s and Chancellor’s Lists.

Two Summersville youth competed in the Willow Springs Chess Tournament.

Information now available of the 2024 summer camps at Missouri S&T.

Grizzly Volleyball Ball Head Coach Paula Wiedemann is among the newest honorees of the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame.

LHS alum Karlee Holland’s college basketball team, SBU, loses two last week.

Texas County Chapter – Piney River Covey of the Quail Forever organization received the “Brood Builder” award recently.

A coronation fundraiser celebration is being planned for Jacie Jost, 2024 Miss Teen Rodeo Missouri.

Lee Ann Akins, Branch Librarian, updates us on new items at the Licking Library Branch, gives a reminder for January only “fine free” for returning overdue items, invites all the upcoming “Take Your Child to the Library Day,” and more information and events.

Lindy Mondy submitted a recipe for “Lazy Day Pasta.”

Rick Mansfield reflects on “Unanswered Calls’” in Reflections from the Road.

State Senator Karla Eslinger is “Supporting the FRA.”

Scott Hamilton shares why “Simulated Guns” are necessary, and scary, in this week’s Tech Talk.

Two webinars for looking ahead are being offered by the University of Missouri Extension, tips on starting a vegetable garden and on fruit production.

SCCC reported another offender death.

You can keep current with reports from the Licking Police Department, the County Commission, Courthouse, Sheriff 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 print edition this week.

Online subscriptions of The Licking News are available, either combined with or without a print edition.

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, Feedlot Cafe, Country Crafts & Flea Market, and at the office 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 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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