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Running along history's trail
Thursday Jan 17 2013
Three local men, all in their 40s, have been picked to take their place among nearly 400 runners who will compete in this summer’s Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run. Linc ...
Social media is here to stay
Tuesday Jan 15 2013
“It’s Girl Scout cookie time.” This post was on the Facebook page for my neighborhood. My response was simple: “This is the single greatest reason ...
Time to confess and join the growing ranks
Monday Nov 12 2012
As my friend and I completed the reassembly of a little girl’s doll house for the fifth or sixth time, I lost count. We glanced at the table and saw two remaining screws. Th ...
We all can help prevent suicide by attending the June 23 mud run
Monday Jun 11 2012
A few weeks ago, my good friend Kelly Waterlyn asked if I could check out a property that had been loaned to her for an upcoming race. Kelly had shared with me her vision of the ra ...
Overbay to run again nonstop for 24 hours
Monday Apr 16 2012
Run for GEMS Quarter-mile fun run for kids When: 8:30 a.m. Saturday, May 5 Where: GEMS?Middle School track Cost: Free 5K run When: 9 a.m. Saturday, May 5 Where: Begins and ends at ...
Volunteer at elementary school; you'll feel smart
Wednesday Mar 21 2012
Hey you fathers out there, feeling a little overwhelmed? Maybe a little down in the dumps? Do I have the cure for you! Volunteer to be a Watch DOG at your kid’s school and, bef ...
Running Relay for Life and for GEMS inspires marathon runner
Tuesday May 31 2011
Recently, I took to the track to run a few laps. I was surrounded by very enthusiastic, supportive people that made the run truly an experience of a lifetime. Now, you may be ...
24 hours, 111 miles, great cause
Thursday May 19 2011
Bake sales and car washes are nothing compared with Tony Overbay’s fundraising idea. In offering to lend Glen Edwards Middle School’s sports teams a hand, he was on his feet fo ...
Tony Overbay running for 24 hours Friday-Saturday
Friday May 13 2011
Tony Overbay, a Lincoln father of four, is beginning the Save Our Sports 4.2 mile fun run on Saturday at Glen Edwards Middle School a day early. Overbay won’t begin his run at S ...
Tony Overbay enjoys being a Watch Dog
Monday May 02 2011
I remember watching Jimmy Faulkner kick a ball back when I was in third grade. Jimmy was in fifth grade, but as I remember it, he had a full beard and stood about 6 feet tall. ...
Summer memories to last a year
Wednesday Aug 25 2010
To someone walking by, the scene was pretty pathetic. I was sitting by myself near Tomorrow Land in Disneyland. My family had moved on to ride Nemo or maybe the cars at Autotopia ...
Three Lincoln athletes complete 100-mile Western States Endurance Run
Wednesday Jun 30 2010
Three Lincoln athletes competed in the 37th annual 100-mile Western States Endurance Run over the weekend. Lincoln’s Tony Overbay, 40, and Chris Perillo, 40, competed in the me ...
Humor guy is back
Thursday Jun 24 2010
Almost 12 years ago, I wrote my first column in the Lincoln News Messenger. It was an editorial piece. I was tired of jogging around town getting chased by dogs. I called for leash ...
Stars aligned for this vitamin-chewing, bargain-hunting 40-year-old
Wednesday Feb 03 2010
Let me start with four confessions. First, I’m a bit of a vitamin junkie. Second, I have a hard time swallowing pills. Third, I’m a sucker for a bargain and fourth, I just tur ...
Keeping your kids in tune to that ‘President’s Day’ magic
Thursday Dec 24 2009
Hey kids, if you’re under 12 and stumbled upon this column, well, go ahead and keep moving along. There’s nothing to read here. I’d recommend the opinion pages on A4 and A5. ...
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