Education

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 ...

Placer County Sheriff’s Office offers free identity-theft prevention class

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is offering a free identity theft prevention class on Monday, Aug. 25 at the Auburn Justice Center.      &nbs ...

Local musicians bring ukulele classes to First Street students

Local musicians Ron Peck, Eva Quan and Bill Heinze grew up enjoying music in the classroom. Bells, recorders, shakers and other rhythm instruments were a regular part of their ele ...

BloodSource scholarship awardees honored

The nonprofit BloodSource organization recently awarded a total of 100 scholarships to graduating seniors in Northern and Central California.  These $500 scholarships demonst ...

Firefighters visit

Celebrating wellness this week, the Summer C.A.R.E After School Program at First Street Elementary School emphasized safety as one of the essential necessities to our well-being an ...

“Paws” draws kids to library

There was nary a yip or a bark as the seven well-behaved canines trooped into the Lincoln library July 9 amid a crowd of excited youngsters. As part of the summer “Paws to R ...

Lincoln FFA members win at county fair

In June, 25 students from the Lincoln chapter of Future Farmers of America (FFA) won awards at the Placer County Fair. This week, The Lincoln News Messenger asked some of the priz ...

Madison Wellburn one of 43 Northern California students on People to People trip

Lincoln resident Madison Wellburn was nominated for the People to People to Australia this year.  People to People is a student-ambassador program for high school students ...

Local students receive diploma from Norwich University

Two Lincoln residents received degrees from Norwich University at the May 10 commencement ceremony. Jacqueline Elizabeth Derocher of Lincoln received a Bachelor of Arts degr ...