Kathy Dorsey and Jeeves

Annual Fruitvale barbecue this Sunday

Teachers pets... This Sunday, Old Fruitvale School Hall (3425 Fruitvale Road)holds its fundraising annual barbecue. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with a historic play, ?The Tardy Bo ...

International Food Festival downtown this Saturday

No passport required ... On Saturday, Friends of Lincoln Kids International Food Festival gets underway at 10 a.m. in downtown Lincoln. All are welcome There?s no admission c ...

Baxter’s Event Center now open

Always eventful ... Rosalyn and Donnie Baxter have opened Baxter’s Event Center (343-2670) in downtown Lincoln next to Old Town Pizza at 436 G St., Suite 206. Their center ca ...

Meters running – open mic features three local poets

On Sunday, Poets Club of Lincoln will celebrate National Poetry Month by featuring three great local poets Lisa Augustine, Jim Fulcomer and Jeanie Robertson. The poetry celebration ...

Does Jeeves go after controversy?

Last September, I wrote a letter to The News Messenger welcoming Kathy and Jeeves back with their weekly news column. In that letter, I complimented the fact that “Jeeves also se ...

Wanting better government is civic participation

Ms. Dorsey took me to task for my lack of outrage over the fiscal sustainability committee’s error at the Jan. 24 council meeting (Feb. 2 News Messenger, page A8, “Jeeves think ...