Lincoln News


Thousands Expected For 63rd Clothesline Fair (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Around 200 arts and crafts vendors and more than 70 square dance groups will participate in the 63rd annual Clothesline Fair this weekend at Pr... Read More »

Clothesline Fair Patterned After Shows In Appalachians (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

The Prairie Grove Lions Club started the Clothesline Fair in 1951, contracting the arts and crafts portion of the community event out to the former Council of O... Read More »

Use Past As Stepping Stones For Years Ahead (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

If we celebrate the years behind us they become stepping stones of strength and joy for the years ahead. Read More »

School Board Accepts Bid For Basketball Scoreboards (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

FARMINGTON -- Farmington School Board recently approved a low bid of $137,570 to purchase four scoreboards and two video boards for the new competitive basketba... Read More »

'Warm Bodies' Up At School, Compared To Last Year (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Prairie Grove School District had 1,817 students show up the first day of school, reported Superintendent Allen Williams at the School Board me... Read More »

Former Ag Teacher Has Pet Steer (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

FARMINGTON -- Some people have dogs for pets, cats for pets, maybe fish for pets. How about a huge steer for a pet? Read More »

Kidd Serves as Summer Intern (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

The Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry hosted Lincoln native Tandy Kidd as a summer intern for the agency, according to a news release from t... Read More »

Livestock Shows Foster Agriculture, Life Lessons Outside Classroom (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

This week at the Washington County Fair, several hundred 4-H and FFA livestock projects will be culminating in the show ring. Months of hard work will be judged... Read More »

Low Water Bridge Almost Completed At Lincoln Lake (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

LINCOLN -- City Council members were told at the Aug. 11 meeting a low-water bridge being built at Lincoln Lake is in its final stage of construction. Read More »

Police Report (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)


Obituaries (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

Florence Mildred Fox-Bates Read More »

Prairie Grove Adds New Firefighter (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Prairie Grove aldermen last week added a new full-time firefighter's position to the city following a plea from Fire Chief J.C. Dobbs for more ... Read More »

Park Prepares For Clothesline Fair (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park is the host venue for the annual Clothesline Fair and all 11 full-time and part-time employees go to work ... Read More »

School Board Hears Good Financial Report (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

LINCOLN -- Though more students are expected to enroll, 1,165 students attended school on the first day in the Lincoln School District, according to Superintend... Read More »

Cities Have Contested Races On Election Ballot (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

Prairie Grove, Farmington and Lincoln will all have contested races on the Nov. 4 General Election ballot, according to the Washington County Election Commissio... Read More »

Dogs Head To Pool Aug. 23 (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Dogs once again will have their own swim party at Prairie Grove Aquatic Center. Read More »

Supermoon Shows Up Once Again (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

Did you see the supermoon Sunday evening? I was a little disappointed as it wasn't what I had expected. It was said to be the most spectacular of five supermoon... Read More »

Good Participation For History Month (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

We had a great turn-out last Tuesday night with the Lincoln Public Library's celebration of Lincoln and surrounding areas history month, even Mayor Rob [Hulse] ... Read More »

Obituaries (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

Judy Welch Cavette Read More »

County Fair Starts Next Week (Washington County Enterprise-Leader)

It's that time again when everything from livestock to canned foods to quilts are judged and the many exhibitions enjoyed; when carnival rides go up and down or... Read More »

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