Letters to the Editor

Community Christian Schools still open

First and foremost, we wish to thank you for your support and contributions you provided to our school during last year’s SOS (Save Our School) Campaign. We are happy to ann ...

Water decisions an important responsibility

Water wrangles! I appreciated Jim Datzman’s article (Oct. 22, page 4) on the complex process of providing water to our community and, as I read it, found myself thinking of ...

Mt. Pleasant Hall Committee seeking veterans

Mt. Pleasant Hall Committee has restored the World War I panel that was painted in 1919. We will have a re-dedication ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Hall. W ...

Jim Datzman’s water article very informative

Re “Providing water to Lincoln homes is a complex process,” A 4, Oct. 22, article by Jim Datzman: It is great article by Jim Datzman, which gives us all the transparen ...

Knights host Oktoberfest

The Lincoln Knights of Columbus celebrated their 2015 Oktoberfest last Saturday at the Lincoln Pavilion together with a great number of happy and satisfied guests. Highlights were ...

CERT members help our firefighters

The Lincoln Fire Department adopted a CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) made up of volunteers donating their time to assist the city of Lincoln by responding to emergencies ...

Lincoln has great volunteers

This week’s Messenger (Oct. 15) had so many interesting articles and Carol Percy's photos were outstanding. Kudos to Rotary’s Book Buddies, ukulele musicians, beau ...

Friends of Libraries a great source of pride

Editor’s note: To reach the Friends of the Lincoln Library, call 434-2404 or visit the Twelve Bridges Library at 485 Twelve Bridges Drive. The purpose of this letter is ...

Lincoln Airport debt needs to be addressed

The two previous weeks produced a letter to the editor per week about the Lincoln Airport. One advocates closing same, the other touts the airport as an asset. Good on the two who ...

Ocelotecame appreciates community support

 A big thank you to all of the many members of the region’s Aztecan Danza community for joining our Lincoln Aztec group, Ocelotecame, for (the Sept. 12)  Harvest Ce ...

Lincoln Regional Airport an asset to city

I would like to make a few comments regarding Dan Kelly’s letter to the editor in this week’s Messenger (Sept. 24, page 4, “Lincoln Airport $5M in red”) reg ...

Lincoln Airport $5M in the red

Close the Lincoln airport! I was shocked to read (front page Lincoln News Messenger Sept. 17, “Lincoln Regional Airport $5M in the red”) that the Lincoln Airport is $5 ...

Teacher to add harassment-prevention strategy to classes

I am a third-grade teacher at First Street School. Every year, I pass out Lincoln Library application forms and library hours to my students. I encourage my students and their par ...

Inquisitiveness can be contagious

Thanks for the Sept. 17 outstanding issue of The News Messenger. There were several interesting articles but one that stands out to me is “Where Are The Twelve Bridges?&rdqu ...

Politicians should stop trying to raise our taxes

Our local politicians are at it again, trying to raise our taxes, this time for roads. There is more tax money coming into Washington than ever before but they spend even more. D ...