Memorial Day

KIRBY'S KATCH

Memorial Day was the annual kickoff for the summer boating season, so in the interest of keeping peace at the launch ramp, I thought I’d throw out some suggestions on how to ...

Remember veterans’ service this Monday during Memorial Day

Although the idea of war goes against everything we want in our lives, the reality is we need a strong United States military. The military’s early branches, the Army, Navy ...

Skatetown hosts Capital Classic tournament

Placer Valley Tourism has teamed up with Capital Thunder Youth Hockey to bring the inaugural Capital Classic Hockey Tournament to Skatetown Ice Arena in Roseville over Memorial Day ...

Celebrate Memorial Day on Monday

Monday is Memorial Day and Lincoln residents have a handful of ceremonies they can attend in celebrating the holiday that honors those who died while serving in the United States&r ...

Fallen soldiers honored in Lincoln, Sheridan

Memorial Day, the nation’s annual observance of those who died while serving in the country’s Armed Forces, was commemorated Monday in four separate ceremonies in Linco ...

Thank you, veterans, for your service

Since I’ve grown up enjoying freedoms that all Americans are given, I never think of the significant and complex role our U.S. military plays. The U.S. Department of Defense ...

Poets' Club honors veterans this Memorial Day

The Poets’ Club of Lincoln remembers our military heroes, families and friends this year and forever with heartfelt gratitude. Below are poems by Poets’ Club of Lincol ...

Memorial Day Classic Softball Tournament swings into Placer Valley, including Lincoln

Memorial Day weekend in Placer Valley will deliver much more than warm weather and the countdown to summer, according to Roger Ueltzen. It will also bring some serious girls fast- ...

Antelope Community Tennis Association Memorial Day Tournament

The Antelope Community Tennis Association invites tennis players 16 and up to participate in its Memorial Day Tennis Tournament Monday. This is enjoyable team tennis in whic ...

Observe at the local cemeteries

This year, we will celebrate Memorial Day on May 26 (this Monday).  The day is set aside to remember those individuals who died in the service to t ...

Memorial Day ceremony honors fallen members

A coalition of veterans united on Monday, Memorial Day, to remember and "honor all who served and made the ultimate sacrifice." The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), A ...

American Legion to hold retired-flag disposal ceremony

      The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans’ organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the ...