14, 2000] Lincoln
College celebrated 135 years of existence at Charter Day observances Sunday,
Feb. 13. The granting of the school's charter was marked by speeches and by
giving special recognition to honored alumni and public figures. President Jack
Nutt presided over the ceremonies in the Johnston Center on the Lincoln College
campus. He reminded the audience of the college's commitment in 1865 to its
namesake, President Abraham Lincoln, "to do justice to your name."
Several speakers expressed their belief that the college's promise had been
14, 2000] If
I had read the box more closely, I probably would have put
this video back on the shelf. But after watching the whole
thing, drinking it down, dreading its final outcome and
enduring it to the end, I found myself liking it. I might
even recommend it to the mature viewer who enjoys the
thrill of a well-written modern horror plot.
14, 2000] On
Saturday, Feb. 12, Lincoln celebrated the man who gave the city its name.
Activities for Lincolnís 191st Birthday began at 9:30 a.m. at the
Logan County Courthouse in downtown Lincoln. Cake and ice cream were served and
pennies were passed out by Lincolnís own "Abe," Charlie Ott.