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Annie the Ladybug! Annie is this year's special-shape balloon for the annual
Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival. The special-shape balloon is sponsored by the city of
Lincoln. Annie, as you can see, is a cute, not-so-little ladybug sitting on a sunflower. To learn
more about this year's festival, scroll down on this page
to the special section that gives you a PDF of this
year's guidebook, schedules of events and a peek at
all the balloons that will fill our skies in just a few
provided by the Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of
(Click on photo
for larger image.)
and Nancy Gehlbach will observe their 50th wedding anniversary
on Aug. 11. Nancy Lawrence and Gerald Gehlbach were
married at the Evangelical Covenant Church of Hinsdale on Aug. 11, 1962, while students at the University
of Illinois in Urbana. They are retired as
owners and operators of Heritage Pork Farm. Nancy also wrote
Our Times, a quarterly history publication about Logan County.
Family on hand to celebrate will include
Jerry's mother, Iola Gehlbach of Lincoln, the couple's sons and
their wives, Dr. Scott Gehlbach (and Dr. Maria Belodubrovskaya) of
Madison, Wis., and Dr. Brian Gehlbach (and Dr. Krista Johnson)
of Coralville, Iowa, and the couple's three grandchildren,
Emma, Jacob and Adrian Gehlbach.
by Nancy Gehlbach
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and maintain your credit history as you age News & information for
the seniors in our community
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LDN - Entertainment
file photo from Jan. 20, 2009, shows Cheryl and Vince Pierce posing
outside their Moondance Diner in La Barge, Wyo. Cheryl is
calling it quits after three years of trying to make a go of the
business. The diner, known from the 2002 "Spider-Man"
movie and TV shows including "Sex and the City" and "Friends,"
has been put up for sale after a long period of slow business.
The owners say that so far they haven't received a serious