History

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 ...

Learn about your roots

Have you been inspired by shows such as “Who Do You Think You Are?” and “Finding Your Roots” to start tracing your family tree?  Or maybe you&rsqu ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Sept. 25

1 YEAR AGO Sept. 26, 2013 – Council votes to approve city manager’s contract – Lincoln City Council approved City Manager Jim Estep’s employment agreem ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Sept. 18

1 YEAR AGO Sept. 19, 2013 – Fresh & Easy closing Lincoln store – Fresh & Easy announced last week that the Lincoln’s Fresh & Easy, along with five ot ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Sept. 11

1 YEAR AGO Sept. 12, 2013 – Lincoln hires new police chief – Next week; The News Messenger will run a story on what Rex Marks sees as his goals and Lincoln’s ...

Praying or preying? - Part two

It’s peaceful out in the garden.  There’s nothing’s scary, except for that moment that every gardener has experienced:  the moment when your eyes finall ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Sept. 4

1 YEAR AGO Sept. 5, 2013 – Fire evacuates family; everyone is safe – Residents left house with none of their belongings – McFerran family members, whose house is ...

Living with lizards - Part one

 Lizards and snakes and bugs, oh my! No, we’re not dancing down the yellow brick road with Dorothy and friends, although we once had a scarecrow that scared one of the ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Aug. 28

1 YEAR AGO Aug. 29, 2013 – Council revokes propane permit – After an often emotional discussion, City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to revoke Northern Energy ...

Bold warrior: my brother, Stanley Huser

When in his 80s, my brother, Stanley Huser wrote me on May 17, 2005 about a frightful experience he had during World War II.  It was odd because my big brother never talked a ...