History

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 23

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 24, 2013 – Residents help discuss sign ordinance – Residents’ opinions varied widely as they brainstormed with city planners at the second pu ...

Part One: The long road to Lincoln

Editor’s note: To see all of Jane Tahti’s columns, check online at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. In the 1840s, Samuel Fleming was in the midst of a good life in Warsaw, Il ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 16

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 17, 2013 – Council to discuss rate hike issues Tuesday – Residents get a second chance to voice opinions – Since early August when Lincoln re ...

Guided thistles - I mean missiles

It may not be common knowledge today, but during the Cold War, the Russians knew all about Lincoln. Never mind the Strategic Air Command, based a few miles north of Lincoln at Bea ...

Woman's Club of Lincoln past and present

The following newspaper entry was compiled by Shoni Jones. No editing changes are made to the copy so that the entry appears as originally published from page 4 of the June 8, 1 ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 9

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 10, 2013 – Police warn of mountain lions nearby – Big cat spotted in the Auburn Ravine area – After a report of a mountain lion seen ranging ...

Museum, vets to host Brats & Bingo Saturday

On Saturday night, it’s “back to the old days” with a community Brats & Bingo Oktoberfest celebration at the Veterans Hall, 541 5th St. Co-sponsored by Ameri ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 2

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 3, 2013 – Board approves land purchase for new school – At the regular school board meeting Tuesday night held at Lincoln High School, board member ...

The real nightmare - Part three of a three-part series

“Where’s Jane?” I wasn’t on the Sleeping Porch so I didn’t hear my parents ask the question. But I knew the answer. In fact, I knew right where I w ...

My parents' nightmare: Part two

Editor’s note: To see all of Jane Tahti’s columns, check online at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. I was having a nightmare and the She Wolf of London was playing the part o ...