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LDN - Top Stories
Biggs caught this picture of a small funnel
cloud east of Lincoln at approximately 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. He contacted Dan Fulscher
of the Logan County Emergency Management Agency, who confirmed it was a
funnel. Later he spoke with meteorologist
Chris Miller of the National Weather Service in
Lincoln for an explanation of what was going on
that evening in the skies. Miller told
Biggs: "There was a weak boundary (or weak front
if you prefer) that some cumulus clouds rapidly
developed on. There was just enough moisture to
get these clouds going, and enough difference in
temperature on either side of the boundary to
Today's forecast also includes the opportunity
for developing severe storms.
by Devin Biggs
(Click on photo
for larger image.)
'Almanac Trial' program,
Rock 4 Life, Mothers of Preschoolers group, hunter
safety course, festival volunteers needed,
'Haunting 101,' evening at Cro'Hurst,
Mount Pulaski Grade School registration,
drive, Moving Forward 5K, Rotary chicken
dinner, District 27 starting date, 'Elephants in Lincoln,' Head
on the people,
places and things that make this community interesting!
week Zildjian aka the airplane maker, mom and cheerleader
organizer Sadie Bolton had a lemonade and cookie stand set up in
Zildjian and Sadie have been raising money for the Harvest of
Talents for a
few years now. The two have saved change to buy their supplies
for this big
day. All the money they make will go to the Harvest of Talents for
on Oct. 27 at Lincoln Christian Church.
by Karen Hargis
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Find hot flash relief the natural way ...
Waterproof hearing aids ... How women can take control of their
financial future ... Most Americans don't have life insurance, but wish they did
With boomers coming, hospice industry diversifies ...
Longer life spans shifting focus toward dignity, quality of life ... Seniors urged to apply for Circuit Breaker grant by June 30;
Program ends July 1 ... How to ease arthritis
pain ... Springfield Social Security office
moves to new location News & information for
the seniors in our community
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LDN - Entertainment
Priscilla Presley, left, Elvis
Presley's ex-wife, and Lisa Marie Presley, right, Elvis
and Priscilla Presley's daughter, speak to fans
gathered at a candlelight vigil Wednesday at Graceland, Elvis
Presley's Memphis, Tenn. home.
It was the first time that Priscilla and Lisa
Marie Presley appeared together at the annual event on the eve
of the anniversary of Elvis Presley's death, Aug. 16, 1977. The two women appeared on an
elevated stage in front of the crowd Wednesday night and thanked
them for coming. Fans held up lit candles, illuminating
their faces in orange light as they stood in the street outside
the gates of Graceland.
combination of 2012 file photos shows, from left, San Francisco Giants pitcher
Matt Cain on June 13, Chicago White Sox pitcher Philip Humber on April 21 and
Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez on Aug. 15. Seattle's
Hernandez threw a perfect game, the Mariners' first ever and the 23rd in
baseball history, against the Tampa Bay Rays in a 1-0 victory on Wednesday. It
was the third perfect game in baseball this season -- a first -- joining gems by
Chicago's Humber against the Mariners in April and San Francisco's Cain versus
the Houston Astros in June.