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Two new recruits join Lincoln police volunteers

The Lincoln Police Volunteers (LPV) added two new recruits to their growing ranks last week.   Lincoln Police Chief Rex H. Marks, who presided over the swearing-in ceremony ...

Airship over Lincoln really happened

If you looked up Sunday night in Lincoln between 5:30 and 7:30 PM and saw a yellow blimp, you weren't hallucinating.  That actually was an airship undergoing a shak ...

Lincoln High School Hall of Fame call for nominations

Any graduate of Lincoln (Union) High School, whose career or deeds have earned widespread prestige, honor and acclaim, may be nominated for the Lincoln High School “Hall of F ...

Realtor Maribel Perez and mortgage lender Manuel Tobias share office space

Realtor Maribel Perez and mortgage lender Manuel Tobias celebrated the grand opening and double ribbon-cutting ceremony April 8 for their businesses. Perez of Keller Williams Real ...

Hundreds gather for child’s memorial

  Downtown Lincoln’s streets were filled Friday afternoon with friends and family of Blake Cronkhite, 5, who died April 12 in an ATV accident. Jayden Secrest, 3, of Ci ...

America’s ClayFest III offers classic beauty and quirkiness

Classical vases and bowls are displayed next to quirky red dinosaurs and globes with sad faces at the 2015 America’s ClayFest III Art Show and Competition. In partnership wi ...

NFL Hall of Famer Jim Otto to appear at Auburn's Power Club Brewery for Monte Carlo Night

In his playing days for the Oakland Raiders, it wasn’t easy getting Jim Otto off the field. So hard, in fact, that the National Football League Hall of Fame center played a ...

Lincoln Police to host meeting Wednesday on ways to reduce crime

Know and Go: What: Community Neighborhood Watch meeting When: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Where: Lincoln City Hall, 3rd floor conference room, 600 6th St Information: Lincoln c ...

Public comments draw ire of mayor, council

Lincoln City Councilmen came under fire Tuesday night from members of the public who said they are being prevented from participating in city meetings. Residents of Wild Turke ...

The Greatest Generation – Richard Schield, Part two

  Editor’s note: Part one ran on page A7 of the April 9 Lincoln News Messenger. The story can also be found at lincolnnewsmessenger.com.   As told by Richard Sch ...