The USD 298 board of education met in a special meeting Friday, May 15 to discuss personnel issues.
The Lincoln Carnegie Library is now offering curbside service on items from the library. Loans from other libraries are temporarily unavailable.
Local churches thought “outside the box” to provide worship service for their congregations while the governor’s Stay-at-home was in place. Many used technology to minister to their congregations, but the First Presbyterian Church in Sylvan Grove found a creative way to reach their membership. The church has been holding Parking Lot Services since May 10. Church goers remain in their vehicles while the worship team holds services. Above: Sylvia Ringler provides ministry during a Parking Lot Service. (Courtesy photo)
On Thursday, May 14, Governor Laura Kelly announced Phase 1.5 of the reopening process of the state. Due to an increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in certain parts of the state, the governor opted not to move on to Phase 2 at this time. Phase 1.5 is a compromise of lifted restrictions proposed by her original plan. Phase 1.5 took effect May 18 and is scheduled to continue until May 31.
The Denmark Preservation Foundation accepted a donation of church pews from the former Wesleyan Church located on Lincoln Avenue.
The Sentinel has received inquiries regarding the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) and their meetings. Many feel these meetings should be open to anyone who wants to attend.
The Board of Trustees of Lincoln County Hospital met for a special meeting Tuesday, May 5, for the purpose of further discussion of the proposed budget.
Three area students were recently recognized by Kansas Governor Laura Kelly as the 2020 Kansas Governor’s Scholars.
On April 30, Kansas Governor Laura Kelly issued Execute Order 20-29 defining her plan for re-opening the state following a state-wide stay-at-home order put into place under Executive Order 20-16 d
Maybe you have seen windows and doors in Lincoln’s business district painted up with hearts, an unstable graphic EKG representation and/or a heart.