Opinion

Art League exhibit delightful

The Art League of Lincoln Digital Art Showcase is unique and timely! Wow, what a delightful array of digital art along with animation, illustration and 3D. Once again, I felt prou ...

Art League exhibit delightful

The Art League of Lincoln Digital Art Showcase is unique and timely! Wow, what a delightful array of digital art along with animation, illustration and 3D. Once again, I felt prou ...

Art League member appreciates exhibit

From a member who attended the (Art League of Lincoln) reception for Digital Art (exhibit). Wow, we were so impressed and awed and amazed at the variety of art one can do in the d ...

Regrets, I've had a few: how 'bout you?

In the wise words of Tom Petty, “Some days are diamonds. Some days are rocks.” I hope your week has been diamonds, but I have to say that mine was a mouthful of gravel. ...

Bike column

Today, we will start our ride at the Pavilion in McBean Park. As always, check your bike, tires and be sure to take water with you. Put on your helmet and let’s go for a ride ...

Humor column, not required reading

   Writing a column like this is pure fun.  Unfortunately, there are those who, when they notice that someone they politically agree with is being made fun of, can&r ...

Retired law enforcement group meets again

The Retired Law Enforcement Officers Group has been reactivated. The next meeting is scheduled on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 9 a.m., at the Turkey Creek Golf Club, 1525 Highway 193, ...

Lincoln needs a movie theater

My letter is concerning the fact that Lincoln has no movie theater. It seems unusual that such a rapidly growing city (with such increased population) has no theatre of their own. ...

The stripers are coming! The stripers are coming!

For many Nor Cal anglers, there is only one species that can generate as much excitement and discussion as salmon and that is the striped bass. They are incredible fighters and gro ...

Wrestling with the numbers

Wrestling is a sport of passion and that passion comes across quite clear when coaches talk about it. But one of the biggest problems found when speaking to the local high school ...

Fran Neves encourages reading to youth

The Community Christian School Bird Club wants to thank The Lincoln News Messenger for the papers you gave us as a community service. Many of the students had never read a newspape ...

Get comfortable

The three of you who read this column with some regularity have probably figured out two things about me. 1.       I ride my bike often. 2.  I& ...

When fear of failure takes the lead

I don't know about you, but I am not perfect. That's fairly easy for me to admit. It becomes more of a challenge to admit to particular mistakes, large and small, or confe ...

And Another Thing: This annual celebration celebrates literacy

I love Highway 395. It offers vast expanses and gorgeous views of the eastern Sierra. Here, I get away from traffic jams and big box stores and billboards. The place is a kind of p ...

Lincoln City Councilman Peter Gilbert guest column

Last summer, I wrote a column in this paper about Lincoln’s economic development for the first half of 2015. It showed that Lincoln issued 66 new business permits. They rang ...