Opinion

Today’s symbols of civilization

   Unfortunately, the world did not come to an end in February so we all got to live to see the design of the sculptor that will greet you as you approach the new Kings&r ...

Out of the classroom - Part 4 Call me Ishmael

During one brief Moby Dick moment of teaching, I caught a glimpse of two white whales.  In the course of that sighting, I lost all credibility. No, I wasn't on the ...

‘The Divergent Series: Insurgent’ not a great case of imitation

If there’s a strong sense of familiarity while watching “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” it’s because the Young Adult genre from which it spawned is havin ...

Once in a lifetime marathon experience

The marathon – a 26.2-mile torture test of the body and senses. However, it is a race I personally think everyone should try to attempt at least once in their lives. The or ...

Start of the Zebra Golf Season

Ah, the season of spring brings the season of golf to Lincoln High School, and what a start we have had. We first played Bear River at Lincoln Hills and shot a team score of 223, ...

What do those opposed think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants simil ...

Book sale successful

Lincolnites and their neighbors once again supported the Friends of the Lincoln Public Library’s quarterly book sale: $1,421 was raised Saturday in the first sale of the year ...

Help children in transition

Would you like to put a smile on the face of a child who has been rushed from his home by strangers, often in the middle of the night, and often with nothing but the clothes he is ...

Study of birds is beneficial

Thank you for the special March 12 issue acknowledging many activities in the Lincoln schools. This is my fourth year working with Mrs. (Janet) Bass at Twelve Bridges Elementary Sc ...

What do they think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants si ...