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Monday, January 8, 2018
published daily from 8am Lincoln, Illinois

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Lincoln Community High School Basketball Coach Neil Alexander stands at the back center (white shirt) with members of his family at the LCHS gymnasium on Saturday evening. The floor of the gym was officially named the "Coach Neil Alexander Court" just before the Railers vs Chicago Harlan game on Saturday.

Alexander has a record of 791 career wins, 632 of which have come as the Railer coach.

Teena Lowery

Meet Scarlett Gracelynn, the first baby of 2018 born at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Wednesday, January 3rd.

Scarlett is the daughter of Ashley Martinez and Eddie Skelton, Jr. She is being welcomed into the world by her parents, two sisters, one brother, and all the staff at ALMH!

Scarlett's name also has significant meaning, be sure to read more in today's edition of Lincoln Daily News.

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School Closings
for Monday, January 8th

If your school is not on this list, do not assume it is open, give a call before you get out on the roads!

Chester-East Lincoln
Hartsburg-Emden Schools
Greenview Schools
Illini Central - Mason City
Lincoln District 27 Elementary Schools
Lincoln Community High School
Logan Head Start #'s 1, 2, & 3
Mount Pulaski Schools

New Holland-Middletown
Salt Creek Academy
West Lincoln-Broadwell
Zion Lutheran - Lincoln

Other Closings
Lincoln Christian Church Pre-school
Oasis Senior Center

Family, Railer Family, and friends celebrate latest honor for Coach Neil Alexander

Saturday Night Pre-game Presentation - slideshow

Family, Fans, Friends, and Railers celebrate with Coach Alexander - slideshow

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