alcohol and domestic abuse stand out for community
that generally likes itself
good news in the Capstone committee’s survey ["Lincoln
9-1-1, Fire Service"] is that Lincoln residents
are generally very favorable toward their community. Most
public services received a high rating. Dr. Ernest Cowles,
from the University of Illinois at Springfield’s Center
for Legal Studies, worked with Lincoln’s mayor and
police department to prepare and conduct the survey.
Cowles told a group of citizens assembled at Lincoln
Community High School last night that, "In most
communities we find much higher levels of dissatisfaction
with public services."
9, 2000] It
took 13 rounds, 106 words and a little under an hour for Tim
Poffenbarger, 13, of Mount Pulaski to recite the five-letter word
that would clinch the Logan County Spelling Bee 2000 Title.He stood tall as the word was pronounced and listened closely
as a definition was given.As
he bent down to reach the microphone, he recited “l-i-v-i-d,”
for the win.
9, 2000] They
are learning about how to make the best better.That’s the 4-H motto.Just this week, members of the Millennium Clovers,
a recently reorganized 4-H club, discovered that this
means reaching out, discovering new things and embracing