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October 22, 2020

In the Thursday, October 22 issue

In the print edition:

Is 2020 bringing us a trick or treat for Halloween?

The good news is as of publication time, several towns will still have trick-or-treating hours. Things just might look a little different this year. Towns are asking both trick-or-treaters and those handing out candy to follow the guidelines outlined by the Ripley County Health Department. These can be found at

Pac Rats hosts community meal, announces new hours

Pac Rats owner Roger Stratton hosted a community meal Saturday, Oct. 17 to show his appreciation for his customers and the community. Stratton also used the free meal to make a special announcement: Pac Rats will be open four days a week instead of four days a month starting soon. Stratton opened Pac Rats in May of this year. Follow them on Facebook for more updates.

LIVE Virtual events offered

On Monday, October 26 at 8 p.m. Food Network Chef Jyll Everman will be conducting a cooking class featuring the recipe BEST Freezer Burritos with Mango Guacamole and a Mexican Chocolate Sauce.