Opinion

Knights thank community

The Lincoln Knights of Columbus would like to thank all of those patrons in the local community who attended our annual Luau on July 25.  There were many comments that this wa ...

Drones need to be regulated

Recently, a person interfered with the Baxter Grade Fire that threatened homes and lives by flying a drone in the firefighters’ flight paths. Chances are, so he could get his ...

Check meaning of 'ghetto'

I take serious offense to Mr. (Don) Stewart’s referral to the older part of Lincoln as the ghetto (page 4, July 23, “Lincoln Library is appreciated”). While the r ...

The Greatest Generation

The Greatest Generation Recently, The Messenger did a profile article on Vern DeVincenzi (front page, June 11), an 88-plus–year-old senior softball player in Lincoln Hills. ...

Community support for family appreciated

When I heard that my longtime companion, Vern, had passed away, I went to the Del Webb field and told one of the board members. He pulled the umpire, Jeff Greenberg, aside. As th ...

Cheerleading: more than just a sport

An article written a couple of months ago by the Press Tribune’s Jorden P. Hales concerning the controversy over pending legislation to classify cheerleading as a sport is a ...

Running the Western States Part IV

The thought had crossed my mind to take a DNF (did not finish) at this section, but the ring I was carrying in my pouch kept me going. There was something special that needed ...

Be good neighbors

Hi, I am all for conserving water. One of the recommended ways is to mulch. That is all well and good but that just makes for more places for the neighbor cats (that their owne ...

Class of ’65 reunion

Where are they? Class of ‘65: Roy Arnel Susan Barbato Mary Bruner Lamont Crogh Wayne Degrat Stephen Elenberger Jose Enriquez Albert Estes Peggy Henry Lind ...

Good people do exist

I came across Oscar quite by accident ... totally my fault. Can you imagine leaving your wallet in the Roseville Post Office the day before a business trip? Yikes. That is exac ...

Thanks, Clark and Derosier

The Summer Reading Program at the Twelve Bridges is nearing the end for the year 2015. A salute to Linda Derosier and Nancy Clark (retired in May) for the hard work and planning ...

Library appreciated

I wasn’t brought up to express just positive thoughts; in fact my wife who is very positive keeps reminding me about how negative I am.   My yoga instructor has even i ...

Change art show back

In the last issue of The Lincoln News Messenger, Paul Apfel, the president of the Art League of Lincoln (ALL), indicated that a 24-year tradition had been returned to Lincoln. Th ...

Misleading headlines

I was absolutely shocked and dismayed when I opened my recent issue of The News Messenger (July 16, page 6) and saw the headline: “Art League to bring Feats of Clay back to L ...