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Yang named to Dean’s Honor Roll

Tsimnuj Yang of Lincoln was named to the spring  Dean’s Honor Roll at Oklahoma City University. Dean’s Honor Roll status is awarded to students who successfully ...

Historic account from a Japanese American

An oral history narrative by Fusae Miyamoto You’re invited to hear the personal account of Lincoln Museum volunteer, Fusae Miyamotot, a Japanese American and her personal ac ...

First Baptist Church welcomes new senior pastor

In the beginning of June, First Baptist Church of Lincoln unanimously voted to call Pastor Mike Sanchez to be senior pastor and he accepted the call. Since this past Sunday, Pasto ...

Dr. Sarah Dillingham graduates with her doctorate

Congratulations to Dr. Sarah Dillingham Dempsey for graduating with her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Saint Mary's College of California in Moraga. She is the daught ...

Lincoln High Hall of Fame: Spencer Short

Editor’s Note: The following is the third in a series of articles delineating the achievements of the latest inductees into the Lincoln High Hall of Fame. Hall of Fame member ...

Meet Ray Leftwich - Lincoln city engineer

Lincoln City Engineer Ray Leftwich takes his job seriously and to him, it’s personal. “My job has always been challenging and dynamic,” said Leftwich, a Lincoln ...

Allens celebrate 65 years together

Editor’s note – The Allens are a longtime Lincoln family so we looked in our archives 65 years ago and found this notation: Lincoln News Messenger June 22,1950 – ...

McBean Pool party

As the temperature inched toward triple digits around 10 a.m. Monday, more than 40 children and their parents splashed in the cool water at McBean Pool in downtown Lincoln. By the ...

Former Lincoln mayor remembered

Mary Weir remembers when her husband, Marshall, was on the Lincoln City Council and the city clerk brought a spending request to the meeting. “The Chief of Police, Robert Ji ...

District says goodbye to Ryan Davis

Along with buttoning up business before the summer break, the school board paid tribute to a well-liked employee who has accepted a post at Sierra College. Ryan Davis, who has ser ...

Rod Violette at home in Lincoln - on the softball field and elsewhere

Editor’s note: This is the second in a six-part weekly series of Lincoln Hills softball players and managers who love the game. The June 11 story was on Vern DeVincenzi. ...

Deadline for Fourth of July parade entries is June 26

Entries for the Lincoln 4th of July parade are due by June 26. Entry fees are $80 for groups of 50 or more; $60 for groups of 30 to 49; $40 for groups of 11 to 29 and $20 for grou ...

Lincoln High School senior awards

Outstanding Boy – Tanner Boatman Outstanding Girl – Karlee Dornbush Class President – Savannah Avila Salutatorian – Simone Matecna Valedictorian – ...