Education

Because of FFA

With the school year approaching quickly, the Lincoln High School FFA (Future Farmers of America) chapter officer team got straight to work with the attitude of planning a succe ...

School starts Wednesday

Wednesday’s an important day for more than 6,500 Lincoln residents. That’s the highly-anticipated first day of Western Placer Unified School District’s new schoo ...

Coppin’s new principal takes the helm

Editor’s note: The Lincoln News Messenger will feature five new Western Unified School District employees, starting with Shamryn Cole, Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School&rsqu ...

Fifth Quarter to build community while promoting substance-free activities for students

Lincoln’s Bayside Church Pastor Al Soto doesn't want to focus on the negatives on why his church is spearheading the new Fifth Quarter program at Lincoln High School. In ...

School district to hire two new vocational nurses

Two new licensed vocational nurses (LVN’s) will soon join the Western Placer Unified School District’s staff, according to Ryan Davis, the district& ...

Learning to swim has never been so much fun

The pool was packed at McBean Park on a recent sunny Thursday morning.  Kids jumped in the pool fearlessly and full of excitement. Heidi Edwards, mother of two children atten ...

Lincoln Kiwanis seek new backpacks for students

Some lucky elementary students in Lincoln will receive new backpacks loaded with supplies for the beginning of this school year, thanks to local service clubs and groups. In an ef ...

Sierra College offers a New Student Jump Start event Aug. 23

Thinking about attending Community College this fall? The Sierra College Rocklin Campus will hold a New Student Jump Start event on Saturday, Aug. 23.  The event streamli ...

Part One – Rocks have their own history

Rocks can be so special. Once you find them and once you value them, they last forever. They don’t droop or wander off. They sit still on your windowsill. In your flowerb ...

Annual Heritage Trail Museum Tour features 20 museums

The seventh annual Placer County Heritage Trail Museum Tour highlighting 20 museums in Placer County, including the Lincoln Area Archives Museum, is Saturday and Sunday. Admission ...