Preservation of mill profit – The Licking News
By Christy Porter, Chief Editor
Licking Downtown, Inc. is hosting an All-You-Can-Eat for Donation, Licking Mill Benefit Fish Fry and Auction on Saturday, February 19 at Licking VFW Hall. The food and festivities begin at 3:30 p.m., with music from Herman Hall, a dynamic singer and entertainer from Licking.
The menu includes all you can eat fried fish, potatoes, beans, cornbread, corn fritters, coleslaw, coffee, tea and water. The auction, fueled by generous donations, will begin at 6 p.m. with Johnnie ReVelle’s call.
All proceeds will go towards the cost of repairs and painting at the historic Licking Mill.
Recent donations, as of print deadline, have been received from Blackburns, Chris’ Barber Shop, Country Crossroads Custom Cabinetry, Brian and Linda Friend, Frosty Treat, Herman Hall, The Licking News, Little Blossoms Daycare, Progressive Ozark Bank , Mary Stone, Town & Country Bank, Town & Country Insurance and Paul Wade.
Auction items donated at the print deadline were received from Basic Biscuit, Joan Brannam, Jim Cotton, Farmgirl Floral Boutique, Lanie Frick, Friend Lumber Co., Doc and Cookie Hatch, The Hawn Family, Melissa Lewis, The Licking News, My Little Cupcake, SCCC Restorative Justice Program, Chris Storm, Harold Sullins for Faye Storie, the Wade family and an anonymous donor.
If you would like to donate, please contact Joan at 417-464-3572, Shari at 571-674-2412 or Jean at 417-880-9345. All donations are greatly appreciated!
Come enjoy the food, music, bidding and camaraderie at Licking Mill Benefit!