Tag: Lincoln

Life Guard/Pool Manager

The City of Lincoln Center is accepting applications until April 4th, 2019 for a Pool Manager & Lifeguards. For a job description and application contact: City Clerk’s Office P O Box 126, 153 W. Lincoln Ave. Lincoln, KS 67455 785-524-4280 (Subject to Pre-Employment Drug Testing) City of Lincoln Center Heather Hillegeist City Clerk lincolncityclerk@nckcn.com (785) 524-4280 http://www.Lincolnks.org

Baetz expanding Kansas Pregame publications

Kansas Pregame is launching new winter and spring sports magazines and a new website in 2019!

Kansas Pregame publisher John Baetz is expanding his business with publishing winter and spring sports magazines, a new website and more coverage of football.

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Trail Creek Hideaway – Denmark, KS 160+/- acres & Country Home

Timeless Craftsman style home that has been beautifully updated and well cared for. To visit this property is like stepping back in time to a romantic version of life of the Great Plains.

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Finch Theatre awning replaced, new LED sign installed

A new lighted sign was installed at the Finch Theatre in Lincoln in January and the new awning was installed in November. This project was made possible by a grant from the Post Rock Community Foundation.

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426 S. 5th St Lincoln, KS – $130,000

Brick ranch style home built in 1958 features 3 bedrooms (1 non conforming) with walk-in closets, 2 1/2 baths, built in bookcases in living room and dining room, full basement with kitchen in utility room, beautiful natural stone fireplace with gas insert, attached garage and deck. An additional garage approx, 30′ x 36′ included on …

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819 N 3rd St Lincoln, KS 67455 – $59,500

A 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom ranch home. Well maintained, central air conditioner and heating replaced in 2012. Wood stove, tankless water heater, seamless gutters, 29 gauge metal roof. There is a 4 car carport at back of the home. Call Mindy at 785-577-2315. https://www.zillow.com/homes/for_sale/Lincoln-County-KS/91189629_zpid/1867_rid/globalrelevanceex_sort/39.299236,-97.740555,38.790486,-98.678513_rect/9_zm/

1404 N. 260th Rd Lincoln KS – $50,000

Secluded Living on 3 Acres +/- with Beautiful Views! 1 1/2 Story Home with 3 Beds, 1 Full 4 Pc Bath, Wood Burning Stove, Kitchen/Dining Combo with Some Appliances, Main Floor Laundry, Partial Unfinished Basement, New Roof and some Remodeling already done inside! Includes Huge 2 Car Garage/Shop, Pens for Livestock, and LOTS of room …

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314 South 1st Street – $69,900

Cross the threshold into new…new…new! This ranch style home may look the same on the outside, but inside we are all dreamy. Kitchen has new countertops, lighting (even under the countertops), new appliances including stackable washer and dryer, and beautiful laminate flooring. A sliding glass door with built in blinds was added which opens the kitchen, dining and living area. Don’t forget to check out the retro meets modern light fixture in the dining room! A full bathroom with a walk in double shower, new vanity and stool. Bonus this owner added a half bath of the north side of the home to make entertaining on the enclosed patio area a dream. Great news is you are within 30 minutes of three lakes: Kanopolis, Glen Elder, and Lake Wilson. Let’s go for a tour 785-445-2703!

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119 East Bowland Avenue – $19,900

Take this home from sad to happy! This home gives you 1,867 square feet all on the same level, with two family spaces. There are nice wooden floors in the living room, bedrooms and bathrooms including the hallway in between. The large family room also has wooden floors. Kitchen has white open cabinets with a large over the sink windows. Home includes a mud room for storage, built in closet by the mud room, and a single attached garage. Partial fenced in backyard and close to the school. This is AS IS sale, bring your best offer!

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210 East School Street – $32,500

Retreat by the lakes, this bungalow style home provide one level living with a large backyard deck to enjoy the outdoors. Beautiful woodwork throughout the home, with two bedrooms, one with 10 foot ceilings, living room, dining room, kitchen and bathroom. There is a secret upper attic, that has two large rooms for additional sleep or play space. An enclosed back porch which leads to the basement. A detached single garage with concrete floor completes this home. Centralized location to Lake Wilson, Kanoplis, and Glen Elder.

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708 North 2nd Street – $98,900

Your dream Historic home-already renovated. Super Value! All new windows, on-demand water heater, vinyl siding on those areas not stone on the exterior, Crestwood cabinets in completely renovated kitchen. Clean basement for storage. Central HVAC, party deck, one-car detached garage. Large mud/entry room and laundry room. Too many improvements to mention them all!

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324 East Lincoln Avenue – $60,500

3 Bed, 2 Baths.  1,705 Sq Ft House has been painted in 2017. Many recent updates inside, including new AC, new electrical service and breaker box. Refrigerator and stove included. Small wood burning stove in living room. 1 car large detached garage. https://mls.millwoodrealty.com/idx/details/listing/a345/20382/324-E-Lincoln-Avenue-Lincoln-KS-67455  

Remodeled Turn-Key Restaurant in Lincoln, Kansas For Sale

Remodeled Turn-Key Restaurant in Lincoln, Kansas For Sale 116 S. 5th St Lincoln, KS 67455 $169,950.00 Curt Marshall, Terry Zimmer & Brian Rose of United Country – Crossroads Auction & Realty of Salina, Kansas are offering for sale the former Ronnie’s Diner at 116 S. 5TH St. in Lincoln, Kansas. This remodeled, turn-key restaurant will …

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Patterson Health Mart welcomes a new pharmacist

New pharmacist David King is getting settled in at the Patterson Health Mart in Lincoln, KS.

David King, a 2018 KU School of Pharmacy graduate, is settling in as a new pharmacist at the Patterson Health Mart in Lincoln.  

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Stertz’s completed restoration project on Lincoln Avenue

Next door to the historic Cummins Block Building on the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Third street, sits another piece of Lincoln history restored. Craig and Mary Ann Stertz completed four years of restoration work and hosted an Open House in August for the community to see the finished work. (Courtesy photo)

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722 North 2nd Street – Lincoln, KS – $89,500

3 bedroom ranch style, 1 car attached garage (could be 2 car), 1 1/2 baths with full basement and 1 car carport. Small storage building in back, all appliances included. https://mls.millwoodrealty.com/idx/details/listing/a345/20241/722-N-2nd-Street-Lincoln-KS-67455

912 North 2nd Street – Lincoln, KS – $142,000

Beautiful home with numerous updates including new kitchen cabinets. 3 bedroom, 2 bath, ranch style with attached 2 car garage, formal dining, full finished basement, large deck on rear end and camper storage building. Some appliances included. Must see to appreciate. https://mls.millwoodrealty.com/idx/details/listing/a345/20282/912-N-2nd-Street-Lincoln-KS-67455

216 N. 6TH STREET LINCOLN, KS – $70,000

Residential Listings: For sale is this two story, 5 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath home that was built in 1901 that sits on a corner lot in Lincoln, KS. This home has an unfinished full basement, central heat/air, new roof, and new furnace to name a few added amenities. Call us anytime to set up a …

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Street Plumbing acquires Deep Creek Construction

Street Plumbing recently acquired Deep Creek Construction. All of the business owners are pictured together.

R&R Street Plumbing, Heating and Electric, Inc., 2009 E. Hwy 18, announced, in a press release, the acquisition of Deep Creek Construction, L.L.C., owned by Kirk and Susan Wollesen of Lincoln. As part of the acquisition, Kirk and Susan became part owners of R&R Street Plumbing, Heating and Electric, Inc. , and will become members of its management staff at the Lincoln office. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

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Lincoln City Hall

The Lincoln City Hall was one of eight summer projects that were part of the Downtown Design Assistance Program. The goal of the program is to work with property owners and develop plans to improve their exterior and/or interior spaces. The proposed improvements for the Lincoln City Hall are shown below.

The Lincoln City Hall was one of eight summer projects that were part of the 2018 Downtown Design Assistance Program. The proposed improvements at the Lincoln City Hall included two options, one with an elevator to utilize space on the second floor and another without an elevator. (Designs by interns Miki Blair and Bethany Pingel)

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Lincoln Senior Center

The Lincoln Senior Center was one of eight summer projects that were part of the Downtown Design Assistance Program. The goal of the program is to work with property owners and develop plans to improve their exterior and/or interior spaces. The proposed improvements for the Lincoln Senior Center are shown below.

The Lincoln Senior Center was one of eight summer projects that were part of the 2018 Downtown Design Assistance Program. The proposed improvements at the Lincoln Senior Center include painting the awning and siding, installing a new sign, painting the historic cast-iron columns on each side of the storefront, and adding vinyl lettering to the storefront and door. (Designs by interns Miki Blair and Bethany Pingel)

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Lincoln Center Antiques & Collectibles

Lincoln Center Antiques & Collectibles was one of eight summer projects that were part of the Downtown Design Assistance Program. The goal of the program is to work with property owners and develop plans to improve their exterior and/or interior spaces. The proposed improvements for Lincoln Center Antiques & Collectibles are shown below.

Lincoln Center Antiques & Collectibles was one of eight summer projects that were part of the 2018 Downtown Design Assistance Program. The proposed improvements at Lincoln Center Antiques & Collectibles include Removing the infill from the original storefront opening and reconstructing the appearance of transom windows, cleaning the face of the building and repainting, installing a new sign (either as a panel or projecting sign), repairing the door hardware to ease opening and closing, and reglazing the storefront windows to improve energy efficiency. (Designs by interns Miki Blair and Bethany Pingel)

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Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce

Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce was one of eight summer projects that were part of the Downtown Design Assistance Program. The goal of the program is to work with property owners and develop plans to improve their exterior and/or interior spaces. The proposed improvements for the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce are shown below.

The Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce was one of eight summer projects that were part of the 2018 Downtown Design Assistance Program. The proposed improvements at the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce include installing a new historically appropriate door, Installing new double-hung windows, repairing and repointing the limestone exterior, painting the door and trim, and a new sign. (Designs by interns Miki Blair and Bethany Pingel)

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LCEDF announces Downtown Revitalization Projects

Plans for the Sylvan Grove Public Library’s future expansion is starting to get real! The economic development office’s summer interns met with library staff and a few board members this morning to review schematic designs.

By Hailey Dixon for the Lincoln Sentinel Out of 17 applications, eight businesses were selected for the Downtown Revitalization Project by Kelly Larson, Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation Executive Director, members of the LCEDF Board and two interns, Miki Blair and Bethany Pingel. “I am grateful that we were a part of that decision,” Blair …

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Elijah & Lara Keever

Elijah & Lara Keever are Rural by Choice in Lincoln County, KS. (Photo by Tyler Gier)

While Elijah Keever grew up in a small, north-central Kansas town similar to Lincoln, his wife, Lara, made the switch from Boston-living to the rural lifestyle in Kansas. The family owns Keever Auto & Ag, and have operated the business in Lincoln for five years. “We got to know some wonderful people here in Lincoln, and were given an opportunity to start a business,” Lara said.

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Jared Spear & Lisa Simmons

Jared Spear & Lisa Simmons are Rural by Choice in Lincoln County, KS. (Photo by Becky Rathbun)

Jared Spear, who was born and raised on a family farm in Lincoln County, enjoys rural living and took an opportunity to open a business in his hometown. Once he did that, he decided to open other businesses in town. He and his fiancé Lisa Simmons enjoy the community “where people care about the well being of the community and other local businesses.”

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Craig & Mary Ann Stertz – Rural by Choice

Craig & Mary Ann Stertz are Rural by Choice in Lincoln County, KS. (courtesy photo)

When Craig and Mary Ann Stertz purchased a crumbling, falling building on Lincoln Ave., they saw an opportunity to restore it. With 36 years of marriage to their credit, the couple is still together after 4 years of working out different opinions on the loft renovation. Those interested in staying the loft can rent it out via Airbnb.

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Jason & April Coover

Jason & April Coover are Rural by Choice in Lincoln County, KS.

When April Coover attended a career fair, she discovered a career opportunity at the pharmacy in Lincoln. Not long after her move to Lincoln, she went on a “successful” blind date with her husband, Jason Coover. “We can let the kids play outside and know that our neighbors look out for them, love them and treat them just as they do their own kids/grandkids,” she said.

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Eagle Fiber is on the way

Eagle Communications recently announced a major investment in the community of Lincoln, that will bring high-speed Internet access to residents and businesses. This week, crews recently began installing fiber and electronic equipment to allow speeds of up to 1 Gig. (photo courtesy of Kris Heinze)

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The Paw Print opens downtown storefront

The Paw Print, a student-run merchandise business of USD 298, opened a new storefront at the end of June. The new store is attached to the USD 298 Board Office, which is located at 133 E. Lincoln St. in downtown Lincoln.

The Paw Print, a student-run merchandise business of USD 298, opened a new storefront at the end of June. The new store is attached to the USD 298 Board Office, which is located at 133 E. Lincoln St. in downtown Lincoln. (Photo courtesy of Kelly Larson)

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College interns share experiences working with O’Hare, LCEDF

Bethany Pingel, Miki Blair, and Drake Koops gain valuable real-world work experience as interns for Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation and O'Hare Law, LLC.

Bethany Pingel, Miki Blair, and Drake Koops are spending the summer in Lincoln, KS, gaining valuable real-world work experience as interns for Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation and O’Hare Law, LLC.

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Leadership Lincoln County class improves pool, hosts ‘Dog Day in the Park’

Dr. Lindsay Mitchell sits at the Your Other Family Doctor booth at the Dog Day in the Park event May 5. (Photo courtesy of Dave Merica)

Through an initiative from members in Leadership Lincoln County, new paint, pool mats and lifeguard stands are now installed at Lincoln City Pool. In addition to the pool improvements, other members of Leadership Lincoln County organized a free event that drew dogs and dog lovers alike: “Dog Day in the Park” on May 5 in Lincoln. (photo courtesy of Dave Merica)

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First Fridays in the Park’ to kick off in June

First Fridays in the park is a new event put on by Lincoln PRIDE this summer.

The Lincoln PRIDE Committee is introducing a new event this summer for families, individuals and anyone interested in having a fun time: First Fridays in the Park. The events will take place June 1, July 6 and Aug. 3.

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Lincoln County gaining Historic Preservation Fund grant

Photo illustration of Lincoln Avenue in Lincoln, KS, depicting the way the buildings looked a century ago juxtaposed with the current building facades.

Lincoln County is receiving a Historic Preservation Fund reimbursement grant through the Kansas Historical Society to hopefully gain historic status in various places in the county. A study will be conducted in the Lincoln and Sylvan Grove downtown’s to see if the areas could be eligible for any historic designations. (Photo illustration by Kris Heinze)

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Dirt work being completed at Lincoln Municipal Airport

Lincoln Municipal Airport runway dirt work underway

A new runway is being installed at the Lincoln Municipal Airport. The runway will be 4,200 feet long by 60 feet wide, which will accommodate larger aircraft landings and takeoffs. According to Clay Haring, Post Rock Aviation Owner, the dirt work underway now was funded by a grant from the Kansas Department of Transportation Division of Aviation, and Esfeld Construction, Great Bend, is leading the construction.

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Family Hair Flair celebrates 30 years of business

Family Hair Flair celebrates 30 years in business!

Rhonda Base and the rest of the Family Hair Flair team recently celebrated 30 years in business. Base opened a second salon three years ago in Lincoln with Family Hair Flair 2. (Courtesy photo)

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Live Lincoln County 2018 magazine hot off the press

The 2018 edition of the Live Lincoln County magazine is now available at area advertisers!

Lincoln County and Kansas residents, travelers and readers from across the country now have the opportunity to take a closer look into Post Rock country with the latest online and print edition of the Live Lincoln County magazine.

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Mary Andersen takes on new role as library director

Mary Anderson is the new director at the Lincoln Carnegie Library following Nancy Jensen's retirement.

After working at the Lincoln Carnegie Library for six years, Mary Andersen is taking a step forward to become the new director, and plans to continue as children’s librarian. Nancy Jensen recently retired after seventeen years. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

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Disc golf course is officially open

The Lincoln Recreation Department unveiled a new disc golf course at Lincoln City Park on June 1. It is a 9-hole layout situated across the east and west ends of the park, and you can keep score by finding the course on the Udisc app on your phone. (photo by Hailey Dixon)

The Lincoln Recreation Department unveiled a new disc golf course at Lincoln City Park on June 1. It is a 9-hole layout situated across the east and west ends of the park, and you can keep score by finding the course on the Udisc app on your phone. (photo by Hailey Dixon)

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Master gardener working at Lincoln Building Supply

A new, yet familiar, face is assisting customers and walking the aisles of Lincoln Building Supply. Dennis Luck, a master gardener, began working at the hardware store a few weeks ago. (photo by Hailey Dixon)

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Rack-n-Fur Taxidermy

Bryan Meier recently opened Rack-n-Fur Taxidermy on Hwy 14 in Lincoln. KS. Some examples of animals he can mount for display include deer, turkey, pheasants, waterfowl, bobcats and other fur-bearing animals. Hours are hit and miss to start as he gets the new business going, please call or stop by. 785-472-7012.

Historical buildings to gain funds for renovations

Two historic Lincoln County buildings will receive grant funding from the Heritage Trust Fund of the Kansas Historical Society for structural improvements and preservation. The Marshall-Yohe House in Lincoln and the Cross and Morgan General Store in Sylvan Grove were selected after an application process in late 2017 and announcement earlier this month to receive the funds.

Two historic Lincoln County buildings will receive grant funding from the Heritage Trust Fund of the Kansas Historical Society for structural improvements and preservation. The Marshall-Yohe House in Lincoln and the Cross and Morgan General Store in Sylvan Grove were selected after an application process in late 2017 and recent announcement to receive the funds. (Courtesy photos)

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Keever Auto receives ACDelco award

Keever Auto & Ag receives ACDelco award

Elijah Keever, owner of Keever Auto & Ag, of Lincoln, was named as one of five ACDelco Professional Service Center owners across the country to receive the prestigious 2017 Top Shops Award. (Courtesy photo)

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Lincoln woman starts local catering business

Catering with Grace cutlines: Catering with Grace, founded by Alisha DeWitt, has been providing catering services to Lincoln County since August 2017.

Catering with Grace, founded by Alisha DeWitt, has been providing catering services to Lincoln County since August 2017. DeWitt, who has been involved in the food industry for over 15 years, creates and designs a customized, homemade menu for each customer based on their desires and needs. (photo by John Baetz)

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Humanitarian Mission: Cagle returns from response and relief effort in Puerto Rico

Lincoln resident Bill Cagle was part of a group of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers volunteers that recently returned from a response and recovery effort in Puerto Rico. Volunteers worked to restore power to the island, which was devastated by Hurricane Maria in September. (Courtesy Photo)

Lincoln resident Bill Cagle was part of a group of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers volunteers that recently returned from a response and recovery effort in Puerto Rico. Volunteers worked to restore power to the island, which was devastated by Hurricane Maria in September. (Courtesy Photo)

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Lincoln Center Antiques is now open

Mike Simmons knows antiques, and he has the collection to prove it. A purveyor of antiquities and heirlooms, Simmons spent more than 40 years searching for collectibles. (Photo by John Baetz)

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Lincoln County Food Pantry

Mission: To supplement or provide food for individuals and families in Lincoln County by providing assistance when emergencies and life circumstances have limited or altered the ability to purchase or supply current food resources.  Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The Lincoln County Food Pantry is a ministry of caring and outreach to all of Lincoln County. Under the …

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1922 Foundation

Mission: To improve the quality of life in Lincoln, Kansas, by restoring the historic Lincoln High School building as a focal point for enhancing community education, arts, wellness, and small businesses. Fundraiser/Volunteer Efforts: The 1922 Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is dedicated to seeing the building redeveloped into a new kind of cornerstone for the …

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Lincoln Art Center celebrates 25th anniversary

Lincoln Art Center celebrates 25 years

“I attribute the 25-year success and perseverance of the art center to Joyce Harlow, who, from the founding of the art center to the present, has dedicated her time, talent and expertise,” Board President Mary Ann Stertz said. “I also believe the countless volunteers and talented contributing artists throughout the years have furthered its success.”

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The Finch Theatre: Twenty-five years later, a shining example of volunteerism at its best

Th e Finch Th eatre: Twenty-fi ve years later, a shining example of volunteerism at its best

In 2017, the Finch Theatre is a community hub, showing the latest movies on the big screen every weekend and hosting a children’s theatre production each summer. The adjacent Community Room is used for everything from dance classes and wedding receptions to community fundraisers and business meetings. This feature takes a look back at the spirit of volunteerism and coming together of all the communities in Lincoln County to renovate and build the Finch Theatre as we know it today.

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