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Sun City Classics split softball doubleheader

The Sun City Classics, a senior softball team out of Lincoln, split a doubleheader against the host Sacramento 70s on Friday. Lincoln lost Game one 8-7 but won Game 2 15-7. Amon ...

Coyotes close winter season with split in senior softball

The Lincoln Hills Coyotes, a senior softball winter league team, played their final Sierra League doubleheader of the season on April 1. The Coyotes split the doubleheader against ...

Lincoln takes two titles in senior softball

The Lincoln Hills Coyote 65s and 70s, senior softball teams, had success in tournament play over the weekend. The 70s went 6-0 in Citrus Heights at Rusch Park, outscoring their op ...

Thunder Valley Casino interviewing for more than 600 jobs

Lincoln — With the hotel and casino expansion on track to open in July 2010, Thunder Valley Casino and Resort is now taking applications for more than 600 new jobs. Applicants ca ...

Lincoln not heading for bankruptcy

Although the city’s budget appears bleak, the city of Lincoln will not go bankrupt. That’s according to City Manager Jim Estep, who said Monday that “bankruptcy is not someth ...

Fire fighters pay cuts differ from police officers'

The News Messenger found out Friday that firefighters did not take the same cuts although Lincoln’s city manager last year said that all city employees took a five-percent reduct ...

City's financial status discussed over Chamber breakfast

Mayor Tom Cosgrove reinforced the grim status of the city’s budget during a presentation Wednesday at Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting. “In today’s situatio ...

Lincoln man arrested for kidnapping

A Lincoln woman is safe Tuesday night after being kidnapped, according to acting Lincoln Police Chief Paul Shelgren. The Lincoln Police Department responded Monday morning to a re ...

Hillmen come up just short in thriller in Lincoln

Key free throws by Lincoln down the stretch put the game just out of the Placer High boys basketball team’s reach Thursday night.Junior guard Josh Turner hit a 3-pointer in t ...

Don’t forget Sunday is Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is this Sunday, and if you’re looking for something special to do with your sweetheart in Lincoln, we’ve got the goods. If it is an overtly public display of ...

Lincoln man ready to cheer on former team

Lincoln resident Gary Anderson will be rooting for the New Orleans Saints on Super Bowl Sunday. He isn’t your typical fan, though, as the Placer High graduate played for the Sai ...

Lincoln ASA softball tryouts

All-American Mizuno Team Nunes, a Lincoln ASA 10-and-under softball team, will hold tryouts Saturday and Feb. 14 at Wilson Park in Lincoln. Saturday’s tryouts are from 2-4:30 p. ...

Lincoln home helps girls from all over heal

Girls from across the country who need a place to get their lives on track have a place in Lincoln to do so. That place is called Mercy Ministries, a residential facility for gir ...

New Mexican food restaurant coming to Lincoln

Fans of Mexican fare will have a new place to find tacos, enchiladas and burritos in Lincoln. The new restaurant is called Casa Ramos, and will be opening Jan. 25. Their opening t ...

Lincoln affected by economy, despite high growth

Lincoln may have ranked No. 4 on the Gadberry Group’s list of nine notable high-growth areas in the United States but Lincoln is still being affected by the slumping economy. Th ...