Opinion

The whole sky was burning

Regarding (your article on )oil tanker cars coming through our town,  I thought it … appropriate to (share) the Sierra Club piece on last year's Canadian oil tank c ...

Calendar of events for Sept. 11 - 17

Thursday, Sept. 11 TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Lincoln Rotary meeting – Begins ...

Remember today is 9/11

I know exactly where I was and how I felt 13 years ago today at 7:30 a.m. That’s when 19 al-Qaeda terrorists killed 2,997 innocent victims within hours in three American citi ...

The road to poverty

 Every week or so, we have a bus leaving Lincoln Hills for a casino somewhere. Last week, we had one destined for Loozier Cache Creek Casino about a thousand miles west of ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Sept. 11

1 YEAR AGO Sept. 12, 2013 – Lincoln hires new police chief – Next week; The News Messenger will run a story on what Rex Marks sees as his goals and Lincoln’s ...

Work daily on maintaining loving relationships with your children

As the parent of a 3-year-old boy, there are times when my husband and I are simply at a loss of how best to respond to certain behavioral issues.  In talking to other pa ...

A volunteer’s reflection of wonder at Ride To Walk

Walking toward the horse arena on a January morning, I have a sense of nervousness, yet I feel the energy here.  It is joyful, healthy, and peaceful. It is a sanctuary. The ne ...

The garden’s a zoo – Part three of the three-part series

Editor’s note: To see all of Jane Tahti’s columns, check online at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. During the summer, our kids became experts at tomato worm removal. The bi ...

McCourtney-Rioso-Lincoln- Sheridan Road Loop

We start today at the Pavilion in McBean Park. As usual, we check our bikes, including monitoring the tire pressure. Make sure you have a charged cell phone and plenty of water. ...

Part 2 - “Princess Pale Moon" - Yvonne Huser

When my brother, Stanley, the “Heavy Medaled” P38 pilot, came home on leave from the Army Air Corps in 1942, he married Yvonne Lyons, a Choctaw princess.  That wa ...