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News writing/editing

The Lincoln Sentinel-Republican is looking for help with news writing and editing. This would be part-time as needed. Please email [email protected] if you would be interested.

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4-H Program Coordinator

K-State Research and Extension Post Rock District is taking applications for a full time 4-H Program Coordinator to be located in the Beloit and Lincoln, KS Offices. The motivated professional is responsible for coordinating and managing the comprehensive 4-H Youth Development program in the Post Rock District, with a focus on Mitchell County and Lincoln …

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Equipment Operator– Full-Time

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Lincoln County Highway Department is accepting applications for a full-time Equipment Operator. This applicant must possess knowledge of mechanics, welding and measuring and working knowledge of mathematics is necessary. The ability to operate loaders, dozers, mowers, motor graders, trucks, and other heavy equipment is required with a high degree of accuracy. The ability to understand …

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Director of Highway Department

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Under supervision of the Lincoln County Board of County Commissioners, this position supervises personnel and is responsible for: comprehensive planning, construction, maintenance and repair of county roads and bridges, identifying needs and priorities, preparing work orders, responding to complaints, and administering the department’s budget. This employee must be able to operate, as well as instruct …

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EMS Director

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Under the administrative supervision of the Lincoln Board of County Commissioners, the EMS Services Director is a non-exempt position under the FLSA. This employee is responsible for the administrative and supervisory responsibilities for the coordination and supervision of the department. The employee in this position schedules and trains personnel in emergency medical procedures and oversees …

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219 W Yauger St Lincoln, KS – $65,000

This one just feels like home! Updated 1 1/2 story home with three bedrooms, one on the main level and two on the upper; two 3/4 baths (no tubs); central heat and air; laundry area; a single car and two-car garage (both detached). There’s a large backyard for the kids to play or the dogs …

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Multiple rental properties in Lincoln, KS – For Sale by Owner

A number of rental properties in Lincoln, KS, are available for sale, which could provide an entrepreneur a unique opportunity to purchase one, two, or more houses, as a long-term investment and potential secondary source of income.

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Foreman

Deep Creek Construction, L.L.C. is an underground utility contractor that primarily installs water systems for small towns and rural water districts in the western half of Kansas. Spring and summer projects are being scheduled now. We have the following positions open and will fill in the next 30-60 days: Laborers – position includes manual labor …

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Equipment Operator

Deep Creek Construction, L.L.C. is an underground utility contractor that primarily installs water systems for small towns and rural water districts in the western half of Kansas. Spring and summer projects are being scheduled now. We have the following positions open and will fill in the next 30-60 days: Laborers – position includes manual labor …

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Laborers

Deep Creek Construction, L.L.C. is an underground utility contractor that primarily installs water systems for small towns and rural water districts in the western half of Kansas. Spring and summer projects are being scheduled now. We have the following positions open and will fill in the next 30-60 days: Laborers – position includes manual labor …

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Double H Heating & Cooling LLC

Hayden Howard, owner, specializes in electrical, plumbing, and remodeling services.

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2020 #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest

2020 #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest

The 2020 #LiveLincolnCounty photo contest is now open! Submit your entries before Sunday, Nov 22 at https://www.livelincolncounty.com/photocontest/

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559 ‌N ‌200th ‌Rd, ‌Lincoln, ‌KS – $189,000

Super rural property with lots of room to have animals. 7 outbuildings, 4 bedroom house with many updates. Easy access to paved county road & KS Hwy 14. 12.5 acres M/L. Very large main floor bath and walk in closet. Address: 559 ‌N ‌200th ‌Rd, ‌Lincoln, ‌KS 67455 Asking Price: $189,000 You can also view …

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FSBO – 212 E Yauger St, Lincoln, KS – $12,000

A house with lots of potential that just needs some TLC, attention, time, and repairs to become a sweet home. This house has some original features that add to it’s warmth, with wood floor in the main room, wood trim, and cabinets in the main bedroom and hallway. The backyard has plenty of room for …

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721 N. 4th St., Lincoln, KS – $145,000

The space in this house just goes on and on! This wood frame home built in 1995 has 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths on the main level with the possibility of 3 non-forming bedrooms in the basement and a 3/4 bath. A wood burning fireplace graces the family room so you can stay warm …

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Downtown Lincoln listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Lincoln’s downtown commercial district was officially listed in the National Register of Historic Places on June 1, 2020. The district’s buildings date from between 1881 to 2001 with two-thirds of them being built by or before 1920. 

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FSBO -114 W School St – $125,000

216 W. School St. Lincoln, KS 67455

4 bed 2 bath beautiful solid home. 2 bedrooms 1 bath on the main level with amazing slate floor, 2 bedrooms in the basement, each with large egress windows. 1 bath in basement with also with slate floor, additional egress window in basement family room. New windows throughout, newer roof, HVAC, hot water heater and …

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History of the Methodist Church in Lincoln County

The Lincoln United Methodist church got its start in Lincoln county the same year the county was founded, and is also celebrating its Sesquicentennial in 2020. With the beautiful stained glass windows recently restored, here’s a look at its history. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

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The Davidson Agency

Gage Mortimer has joined The Davidson Agency team, led by Lyle Davidson, and has opened the insurance office at 117 E. Lincoln Ave, offering home, auto, farm, crop and business insurance lines. You can reach him at 785-524-4849 or email him at [email protected]

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Lincoln has good taste with MarCon Pies!

Mary Ann and Craig Stertz renovated a building in downtown Lincoln to house the famous MarCon pies previously in Washington, KS.

Mary Ann and Craig Stertz renovated a building in downtown Lincoln, KS, to house the famous MarCon pies previously made in Washington, KS. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

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Hungry Hunter open again in Lincoln

Hungry Hunter restaurant Lincoln, Kansas

Bob Berthelson reopened the Hungry Hunter restaurant in November in Lincoln, at 116 S. 5th St, bringing back the menu loved far and wide for over 20 years.

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Hungry Hunter

The Hungry Hunter restaurant is back in a new location, but still serving the same beloved menu fans remember, all-day breakfast, daily specials, chicken fried steaks, pork tenderloins, burgers, and homemade fries. All the fried chicken you can eat on Thursdays 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., with salad bar, potato, homemade bread and homemade dessert, …

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Abram Ready Mix, Inc.

Abram Ready Mix, Inc, purchased the Walker Concrete company in Lincoln in 2019, and continues to serve Lincoln County, along with a greater regional area, with additional offices in Beloit, Concordia, Downs, and Belleville. Paul Abram is the president of Abram Ready-Mix, Inc. Lincoln area concrete pours can be scheduled through by calling (785) 524-5163 …

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Marketing Manager

The position is responsible for: -Developing, implementing and executing strategic marketing plans. -Tracking and analyzing the performance of advertising campaigns. -Marketing budget -Providing marketing support to agents Vista Business Group Mark Obermueller [email protected] (785) 658-5515 http://vistabusinessgroup.com While you’re here, check out housing options in Lincoln County: Residential Property Listings |  Agricultural Property Listings  

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Seirer’s Clothing celebrating 35 years in business in downtown Lincoln

This July, Seirer’s Clothing will celebrate its milestone 35th birthday by treating customers to a huge birthday sale. (Photo courtesy of Seirer’s Clothing)

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139 E Lincoln Ave., Lincoln, KS – $30,000

This charming building at 139 E. Lincoln Ave in Lincoln, KS was formerly a gift & coffee shop, now for sale by owner.

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Commercial Opportunities – Lincoln, KS – FREE

Free commercial properties in Lincoln County, Kansas

Both the City of Lincoln and the Lincoln County Commission have commercial properties available at no cost to businesses who would like to start up or expand. The properties vary in size from approx. 3-40 acres and are either developed (with utilities to the site) or undeveloped (without utilities to the site). Businesses must submit …

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208 E North Street – Lincoln, KS – $41,000

This well-kept property is an excellent choice for a small business such as an office, photo studio or daycare facility. It could also be redesigned for a small home or an Airbnb.  The open concept of the building leaves a new owner many options. A new roof and storm door were added in 2017. The …

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Free Lots (Residential) – Lincoln, KS

Free lots for development in Lincoln, Kansas

The City of Lincoln is offering free build-ready lots to individuals and families interested in moving to the community and/or building a new home. The lots are available in a residential development (complete with streets, water, sewer, etc) within the city limits and located just a few blocks from the high school, hospital, football field, …

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602 N 2nd Street – Lincoln, KS – FREE (house must be relocated)

  Large and historic home in Lincoln, KS, must be moved to a new location to be saved from demolition! Built in approx. 1910, this beautiful Dutch Colonial house is in MUCH better shape than the street view would suggest. The first floor has a large living room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen and bathroom. …

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Lincoln County students compete at the second annual Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

Lincoln County 2019 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge winners. Lincoln High School students Libby Huskey and Cassie Aleshire received first place. Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School student Aundrea Haberer took home second, while runners up included Delaney Herold, Taegen Walter, Bailey Evans and Kylie Rahmeier of SLUHS, and LHS student Aubry Donley.

The event, which was March 5, 2019, challenged local high school students to develop a sustainable business idea. A panel of judges, including local business owners and bankers, scored projects. Pictured are the winners of this year’s event. (Photo courtesy of Kelly Larson, Lincoln County Economic Development Director)

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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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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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210 E School Street – Lincoln, KS – $45,000

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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2018 Downtown Design Assistance Program

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.

In the spring of 2018, the Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation invited businesses and organizations in the downtown districts of the Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Barnard and Beverly communities to apply to the Downtown Design Assistance Program. Attractive and well-maintained storefronts and buildings are critical to the survival of small town businesses. Property owners often defer …

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Main Street Coffee & Things

Doug and Carla are keeping Lincoln caffeinated with their cafe in the beautifully renovated building on Lincoln Avenue with coffee, cappuccino, and other specialty beverages. They serve breakfast, including lighter fare like cinnamon rolls and muffins, and old favorites like biscuits and gravy and breakfast burritos. Daily lunch specials include sandwiches, salads, paninis, baked potatoes …

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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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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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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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