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The city of Lincoln has a university! Yesterday morning, in the 65th year since the founding of the school of higher education, Lincoln Christian College and Seminary officially became Lincoln Christian University. Pictured on left is Dr. Keith Ray, president of the new U: Lincoln Christian University.

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Tuesday, Sept. 1:

  • Personality of the Week: Tornado spurs phenomenal volunteer response

  • Ill. sales taxes on candy, soft drinks up today

  • Community Action uses stimulus dollars to assist unemployed

  • Community Action Head Start gets outdoor play grant

  • Grace Wibben of Atlanta among 4-H Hall of Fame inductees

  • Ousted Blagojevich explains himself in new book

  • Albums of the 2009 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival:

    • Saturday morning fly-in

    • Saturday draws huge crowd to art fair and the square

    • A glowing success. Saturday's balloon glow

    • Saturday's faces on the square

    • The art fair brought artistry, entertainment and fun to Latham Park

    • Record crowd at airport Saturday night

    • Leaving the ground without a balloon

    • Postville Courthouse yields fun and education

    • Faces at Postville Courthouse

    • A last look at the 2009 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival

    • Friday's faces at the festival

    • Friday night liftoff

    • Airport prepared for balloon festival: Just waiting for you

    • We have a launch. Balloon festival kicks off under fair skies

  • Grab Your Fork winners, Zonta, Cindy Wendlandt benefit, Gail's Pumpkin Patch, art fair winners and Zion Lutheran Family Fun Fest make Close Up
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  • Fall days ideal for chores
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  • Healthy choices versus avoidance can create a nutritious diet

  • Logan Lanes:

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    • Split 'n' Gutter League

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