Shirley Russell

School district says no to Race to the Top

After a lively discussion Tuesday, the Western Placer Unified School District board of trustees voted unanimously against signing a memo of understanding for California’s Race to ...

Locals honored for heroism, service

Placer County Supervisors honored nine individuals Tuesday with commemorative coins, presented in recognition of their acts of heroism, longstanding community service or exceptiona ...

History appreciated

The Tahti and Fleming families would like to thank Shirley Russell and her crew of volunteers for bringing a priceless gift to Lincoln’s 150th-birthday celebration. On this hi ...

Fundraiser better than first noted

The quote I presented to you in (this month’s) Inside Lincoln concerning money raised for the Friends of the Library’s History in Motion project was $2,000 to $3,000. What a ...

Lincoln's got talent

I’ve always liked the way plethora sounds when used to describe an abundance of activities. That word can be easily used to describe Lincoln the next few months. Our weekly cale ...

Lincoln's past grads see success

Paul Shelgren Class of 1980 Lieutenant with the Lincoln Police Department Paul Shelgren didn’t wait to graduate high school to find work. While attending classes at school, S ...

Former teacher honored by DAR

It is a great pleasure to recommend my friend and Lincoln’s friend, Shirley Russell for the Daughters of the American Revolution’s community-service recognition. In our fami ...

Library book sale moves thousands of books

Thank you, Lincolnites, for your bags and boxes of donations, for buying books and for helping with the book sale at the Twelve Bridges Library this past weekend. Hours of volu ...

Lincoln's past finds a new home

By Brandon Darnell News Messenger Reporter The Lincoln Area Archives Museum is now open in its new location for visitors and researchers. The archives are at 472 E St., where th ...

‘Ask Me a Question’ a lesson in Lincoln history

Lincoln kids might be out of school, but the Lincoln Woman’s Club hopes they’ll still be up for a history project. The club requests that children bring hand-drawn family port ...

Books in the Courtyard exceeds expectations

The seventh annual Friends of the Lincoln Library’s free book give-away to local children is recording the highest number attendees in the history of the program. Last week marke ...
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