The camp will be directed by Dawn Crawford, head varsity coach at
The cost is $60 and the deadline is July 5.
For more information call 737-9031.
Calling all members of the LCHS Class of '72
Just a reminder to 1972 Lincoln Community High School graduates to get your
information for the reunion returned no later than July 15. If you still
need information about the reunion, please contact Suzi Curry Alsup,
Lincoln Writers Club to meet
Lincoln Writers Club will
meet July 10 in the Alumni Room of the Lincoln College dining hall.
Suggested topics: something very
beautiful, favorite way to travel, a funny mistake or a favorite
For more info, call
732-2723. All are welcome.
Roost to host author Sherri Smith book signing
The Owl’s Roost will host a book signing July 14 with author Sherri
Smith, of Decatur.
What: Smith will be available to sign copies of
her new book, "Bitter Water."
When: July 14, 2:30 p.m.
Where: Owl's Roost Bookstore, 427 Pulaski St.
The heroine of the book has come back home to try to find where
her genetic eye disease came from. No one in her family has it. She
also wants to reconcile with her parents and start a new life with a
new awareness of her past, in preparation for a brighter future. The
author leads the reader through "Bitter Water," with the promise of
a brighter tomorrow on the other side.
ALMH to sponsor blood drive at
Lincoln Masonic Center
To help ensure an adequate blood supply for the region, Abraham Lincoln
Memorial Hospital is sponsoring a blood drive Monday at the Lincoln Masonic
Center, 2022 N. Kickapoo. The hours of the blood drive are noon to 6 p.m.
For your convenience, call Alexis to sign up toll-free at
1-866-GIVE-BLD (1-866-448-3253), ext. 158, or schedule an
appointment online at
www.bloodcenterimpact.org, using sponsor code 60057 to earn
points for rewards. Walk-ins are also welcome.
Central Illinois Community Blood Center, a not-for-profit
organization, is the provider of life-saving blood for 12 hospitals
throughout central Illinois, including Memorial Medical Center and
St. John's Hospital in Springfield. CICBC is a division of the
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center, which collects over
180,000 units of blood annually and serves 80 hospitals in Illinois,
Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin.
Group garage sale CANCELED
The garage sale scheduled for Saturday,
June 30, by the Stitchers Group of St.
John United Church of Christ has been canceled due to the heat and ongoing construction at the
The group is planning to reschedule
the sale at a later date.
Free movie tickets available
for 'The Smurfs'
Jake's Furnishings is the
sponsor of "The Smurfs," the fifth feature in a series of free family movies
this summer at Lincoln Theater 4.
Free tickets are now available at
Jake's Furnishings, 1100 Woodlawn Road.
"The Smurfs" will be shown Saturday,
July 7, at 10 a.m. and Tuesday, July 10, at 10 a.m.
For more information,
Lincoln Theater 4 is at 215 S.
Kickapoo St. in downtown Lincoln.
Katherine Boss makes college
dean's list for spring semester
Katherine Alexandra Boss of Lincoln was named to the dean's list for the
spring semester at the University of Southern Mississippi. She is a student
at the Hattiesburg, Miss., campus.
Dean's list scholars are those with at least a 3.5 grade-point
average, but less than a 4.0.
The University of Southern
Mississippi, founded in 1910, is a comprehensive doctoral and
research-extensive university. Southern Miss is located in
Hattiesburg, Miss., with an additional campus and teaching and
research sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Further information is
available at www.usm.edu.
Lincoln College spring semester
Lincoln College recognizes
the following area students for their academic achievement in the spring
Dean's list (3.25-3.74 GPA)
Kylie Ash, Lincoln
Jared Berger, Lincoln
Nathan Graham, Mason
Shelby Leigh, Lincoln
Casey Perrine, Mason
Nicholas Smith, Clinton
President's list (3.75-3.99 GPA)
honors (4.0 GPA)
LCHS Class of 1977 reunion July
The LCHS Class of 1977 will have a reunion on July 28 to mark 35 years since
graduation. The class reunion will be at Logan Lanes, starting at 6:30
p.m. There will also be a golf outing at the Lincoln Elks Country Club.
There is no cost to attend the
reunion. Food and drink will be available for purchase.
Logan Lanes will have their "Summer
Bash" going on that evening, which will include live bands set up on
the bowling lanes. Outdoor seating will also be available.
If you have any questions regarding
the golf outing, contact Jane Quisenberry Ryan at email@example.com.
Questions on the reunion at Logan
Lanes as well as updated classmate info can be sent to Tami Burwell
Klink at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is also a Class of 1977 page
on Facebook at
For those needing hotel
accommodations, the Best Western adjacent to Logan Lanes has a
special rate for any Class of 1977 members. Please refer to the
reunion in order to get the discount.
There are some classmates we've lost contact with,
so help get the word out by mentioning this article to people you know, or tell
them about the Facebook page.