Lincoln

Wind whips wildland fire

A wind-whipped fire torched more than 700 acres at McCourtney and Wise roads Monday afternoon, reportedly burning at least one home and forcing the evacuation of many residents of ...

Cameras to watch over Lincoln High, Glen Edwards campuses

Students returned to classes at two local schools to some new campus monitors. The Western Placer Unified School District approved the installation of security cameras at two schoo ...

New categories added to Lincoln Poetry Contest

Another Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest is slated for this fall. In the past, only poems about Lincoln were accepted. However, in 2008, new categories have been added. Preferred ...

Controversial Creekside Village heads to city council

Lincoln’s Planning Commission voted 5-1 in favor of a development permit for affordable housing development Creekside Village on Aug. 20, despite impassioned pleas from several r ...

Classic cars cruise into Lincoln for tonight’s Hotter August Nights

The sizzling summer heat is no match for the lineup of cool classic cars set to invade downtown Lincoln tonight. Lincoln’s annual car show, Hotter August Nights, rolls into town ...

Classics win tournament

The Lincoln Hills Classics, a senior softball team, won a Sierra League playoff tournament in Placerville Friday. The tournament included teams from Lodi, Sacramento and Placervill ...

Grant funds new youth center

A long-deferred dream for Lincoln youth has come to fruition, thanks to the generosity of Maloof Sports & Entertainment, the owners of the Sacramento Kings and Monarchs. A youth ...

Who’s Who in Lincoln

Name: Terri Dorow Age: 53 Occupation: Principal at Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School Residence: Granite Bay Family: Husband Tom, and daughters Jody, of Roseville, and Katie, o ...

Foster family thanks community for support

We would like to thank everyone for your prayers and support during the lost of our mother, Ida Foster. Thank you for the food, cards and flowers. We would also like to thank Miche ...

Sally V. Garcia family gives thanks for support

We would like to give our sincere thanks for all the wonderful food, cards, plants and prayers during the recent loss of our mother, Sally V. Garcia (Chole). A very special thank ...

School district critics pass on running for board

Election season is upon us. The filing period for the local races officially closed Aug. 8 for the Western Placer Unified School board of trustees and Aug. 13 for city council, sin ...

Family hosts own version of Olympic Games

Well, it’s that time of year again. Back to school. Summer break, something that seemed to go on forever as a kid, now seems to last all of a couple of weeks as an adult. I’m n ...

Twelve Bridges Middle School gets off to smooth start Tuesday

At Twelve Bridges Middle School in Lincoln, the oldest children entering the three-year-old campus were confident, parading into school wearing self-coordinated outfits, looking li ...

First-day spirits soar at First Street Elementary School

At Lincoln’s First Street Elementary School, there were no absences to speak of on Tuesday, the first day of the 2008-09 school year. On the contrary, smiling returnees, nervous ...

Anniversary

James and Virginia Miller of Lincoln recently returned from Princeville, Kauai, Hawaii. James and Virginia were married in Pomona Aug. 8, 1948 and their trip to Hawaii was to celeb ...