family

All in the Family?

I wanted to thank the person who wrote the letter (Oct. 16 News Messenger, page A5, “Bad ethics in this election) and brought it to the public attention about the concern of ...

DeLoach family thanks family, friends

Thank you, whether it was a card in the mail, a phone call, a text, a hug, a beautiful plant, colorful flowers, food or drink brought to the house. The love and support we rec ...

Secrets of the universe as told by Jack Fabian

 Now, you guys out there, don’t get your chromosomes all misaligned. I didn’t say Victoria’s secrets of the universe.  Besides, all of Victoria’s ...

SATURDAY in the park is a fundraiser for the Jasso family

For many years now, McDonald’s customers have grown accustomed to seeing Blanca Jasso’s smiling face. Some residents have begun to notice she’s missing and have ...

A lesson for every family

I never thought my father would die. Even though he was 91 ½ and he suffered several life-threatening illnesses and weakened conditions, one after another, in the last ...

Chamberlain lawyer legacy lives on in new Auburn trail, preserve

Shaded by olive trees that mark the rich history of the Aeolia Heights neighborhood in Auburn that it skirts, a 7.5-acre parcel of land on the edge of the American River canyon has ...

Sports and science … miles apart

The only thing Super about that Bowl on Feb. 2 was the lady who sang the National Anthem. It was so good to hear it sung as it should be sung, instead of some screamer going thr ...

Ken Lowe’s open letter to the community

I have chosen to retire as head coach of the Lincoln High School football program. The demands of the position continue to increase each year. My young family's activities are ...

Lowe turns in his stripes

I’m afraid the Lincoln High School newspaper Zebra Tales beat me to it, but the word is out that Lincoln High’s head football coach Ken Lowe is stepping down after eigh ...

The saloonkeeper and his bride

Frank Dillian arrived in Lincoln in the 1890s. He made his way from Jackson to Iowa Hill and then down to Lincoln, where he met the beautiful and headstrong Jessie Jane Brown. Fam ...