History

Lincoln Chronicles for July 3

1 YEAR AGO July 4, 2013 – Library serves as Lincoln cooling center – Beginning Tuesday, the city of Lincoln’s Twelve Bridges Library got a new purpose as a cooli ...

Notable Lincoln athletes

 The first in a series of articles on Lincoln, its parks, and its people   Part I - The early days   For as far back as anyone can remember, Lincoln has been a t ...

Tom Jones one of downtown Lincoln’s ambassadors

As is true of most Lincoln community events, Tom Jones will not only attend the 4th of July festivities in downtown Lincoln but will volunteer all day. He will help run the annual ...

Lincoln past, present and future by Mabel Ahart for June 26

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 5 of the April 20, 19 ...

Part one: how “Kitty” got to Lincoln The Australian wedding

This is part one of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln.  The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and r ...

Lincoln Chronicles for June 26

1 YEAR AGO June 27, 2013 – Assisted-living facility slated to break ground – Construction begins behind Lincoln Walmart in August – Summerset Assisted Living and ...

Lincoln Chronicles for June 19

1 YEAR AGO June 20, 2013 – Library open more hours for the summer- While the city of Lincoln will not be able to add as many materials to its collection for patrons duri ...

Lincoln Past Present and Future by Mabel Ahart for June 19

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 5 of the April 20, 19 ...

Glorious summer nights in the old sleeping porch

The old sleeping porch originally sat alone in the backyard of the Fleming home. Then, with the advent of indoor plumbing, the porch was nudged closer to the house and a bathroom ...

Lincoln past, present and future by Mabel Ahart for week of June 12

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 5 of the Ap ...