(Licking) – The city of Licking will receive designation as a Purple Heart City at their next board of aldermen meeting.
The meeting will be held August 19 at 6 PM at Licking City Hall. City officials say the Missouri Chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart will have representatives present to make a presentation to the city. All citizens and military veterans are invited to the presentation, especially recipients of the Purple Heart medal.
The Licking Board of Alderman passed a resolution in April proclaiming the City of Licking as a Purple Heart City.