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Being the sports information director

I have been writing for the Lincoln News Messenger in some capacity for the last two and a half years. I began by writing columns when I was on the boys golf team at Lincoln High S ...

Our View

Since Sunday, this week is National Newspaper Week. The theme for this annual celebration of America’s oldest and most trusted news resources is “Real Newspapers, Real ...

Have your say in readership survey

Every newspaper is a buffet of sorts. What do you want to see in yours? Do you enjoy a portion of sports, a bit of state news, a large entrée of local stories? We want to ...

Fran Neves encourages reading to youth

The Community Christian School Bird Club wants to thank The Lincoln News Messenger for the papers you gave us as a community service. Many of the students had never read a newspape ...

Lincoln Hills and airport important parts of Lincoln

Congratulations on a great issue of your newspaper! Feb. 26 is a hit! Your front page coverage of Lincoln Hills Election gives people insight to our board and the election process ...

Mark Fowler thanks community for scholarship foundation

Thank you to all of those who donated, attended and worked at last Saturday’s Mark Fowler Community Service Scholarship Barbecue dinner. Special thank you’s to Lindy G ...

2014 end-of-the-year review

    JANUARY Upscale senior living facility due 2016 – Work also to begin spring on Summerset assisted-living complex behind Walmart – Senior Li ...

There’s always more to the story

Although I attended the Aug. 12th City Council meeting, I appreciated the “back story” on many of the issues (city landfill and signage) discussed at the meeting. I lo ...

It’s Best of the Best time

It’s that time of year when Lincoln News Messenger readers vote for their favorite businesses and people. The Best of the Best ballot is available online and in print. ...

Zebra Tales sponsor school’s egg hunt

Three years ago, then Zebra Tales editor Travis Deuerling wanted to start something fun and the Zebra Tales egg hunt was started. Zebra Tales is the Lincoln High School’s new ...

Did you know a movie actress lived in Lincoln?

From the Lincoln News Messenger archives Thursday, Feb. 20, 1964: Retired ‘Movie Actress’ Now Living in the Lincoln Area – Acreage in rural Lincoln, nestling in ...

Publisher Jean Lund retires

Fourteen of those years, almost half of her career, have been in Lincoln. Besides serving as The Lincoln News Messenger’s  general manager in 2005, and then being named ...

Beth O’Brien becomes News Messenger's new ad manager

Beth O’Brien, an 18-year Gold Country Media employee, is The Lincoln News Messenger’s new ad manager, effective Friday. “I am very excited about my new position ...

Letters not all published

What if you are stuck with a biased, lacking-substance, and aloof editor of your city’s newspaper (rhetorical question)? Well, here in Lincoln – guess it is tough luck. ...

Student defends reputation of Phoenix High

Phoenix High School students Ronnie Ridens, Austin Gomez and Rudy Brito heard rumors about how bad the district’s continuation high school was, but their experience has taugh ...