History

We don't like stumping readers

We finally stumped Lincoln News Messenger readers. It has been several weeks since no one had the answer to the name or use of last week’s mystery item. Hopefully, this week ...

Another week, another mystery item

OK, several readers had answers to last week’s mystery item from the Lincoln Area Archives Museum. But this week’s mystery item pictured here will probably be unknown ...

What could this item be?

Readers continue to outsmart Out of the Museum as several residents immediately had the answers to last week’s mystery item. If you know what this week’s item pictured ...

Readers haven't been stumped yet

Readers continue to be on a roll. For the third consecutive week, they knew the identity of last week’s mystery item. This week’s mystery item, which docent Lynn Ethen ...

Out of the Museum

This item is featured at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum at 640 5th St. What is this week’s mystery item? Send your answer to carolf@goldcountrymedia.com. Answers wil ...

Out of the Museum

This item is featured at the Lincoln Area Archives Museum at 640 5th St. What is this week’s mystery item? Send your answer to carolf@goldcountrymedia.com. Answers will app ...

Thanksgiving with the family

Once again, the wild turkeys are strutting their November stuff, almost grazing under the shade of the big oaks across the creek.  Turkeys may seem kind of dowdy, but ac ...

The Flying House from Oz and our own brave boy

We were in the fourth-grade.  Mrs. Solander was our teacher. It was after lunch, and as usual, Mrs. Solander read to us as we settled down after eating lunch and running aroun ...

Enjoying Juhannus with family

I never quite got the difference between 'naked' and 'nude' until we went to Finland. Naked? You're been caught without your clothes on. Nude? You didn't ...

Out of the Museum

Visit the free Lincoln Area Archives Museum five days a week The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What ...

Out of the Museum

Check out cool details of history at the local museum The Lincoln Area Archives Museum has a multitude of archives, exhibits and artifacts relating to this community. What is thi ...

Grey family appreciates last week’s article on Edward Alexander Grey

Wow! Did the article on Edward Alexander Grey ever turn out well (Aug. 31, front page, “Lincoln High School to present revamped football field Friday. Lincoln High freshman, ...

Neighborhood chefs

There was my Grandmother Jesse's house.  Kids:  Albert and Jane.  Across the street was the Procissis house.  Kids:  Carol and Ronnie.  Down ...

Remembering the war, part two

Every week, we sang our hearts out, as our music teacher, Miss Walcoltz , led us in our favorite military anthems. How could we resist those stirring marches and lyrics? First of ...

Out of the Buttes, Part 3

 After spending untold centuries watching over the local native Americans, the Buttes must have looked down fondly upon the arrival of Maidu Nisenan artist Henry Fonseca. ...