About Us

The Lincoln News Sentinel is...

A local news paper covering news, sports, and opinions having to do with Lincoln County West Virginia in some way. Being a published voice of the county, The Lincoln News Sentinel, highly encourages reader feedback and opinions on all subjects.  We feel that public debate on issues that effect our county will only help all of us to grow.

Please post comments and/or send letters as you desire.


The Lincoln News Sentinel welcomes signed letters of no more than 250 words from our readers and will consider longer guest columns. Please include name, address and telephone number for verification purposes. 

Mail to:

 The Lincoln News Sentinel 

- Letter to Editor, 

P. O. Box 308, Hamlin, W.V. 25523; or e-mail at ljeditorial@zoominternet.net . 


The views expressed in our Opinion Section represent the views of the writer and not the views of The Lincoln News Sentinel. Anyone wishing to respond to a column or editorial may call (304) 824-5101, write: P. O. Box 308, Hamlin, West Virginia 25523 or send e-mail: ljeditorial@zoominternet.net .

The Lincoln News Sentinel

USPS # 672-840

Thomas A. Robinson, Owner-Publisher

P. O. Box 308, Hamlin, WV 25523

Published weekly at 328 Walnut Street Periodical postage paid at Hamlin, WV.  

The Lincoln News Sentinel

P. O. Box 308 

Hamlin, WV 25523 

Subscription rates: 

$23.95 a year in Lincoln County;

$31.45 in West Virginia

and $40.25 out of state.

The Lincoln News Sentinel Staff

Thomas A. Robinson 

Publisher / Editor

Patty Robinson

Office Manager

Seán O’Donoghue

Composition/Staff Writer/Distribution/Managing Editor

Gidget Huffman


Duane Estep


Phyllis Stowers

Lifestyles Editor

Tara Napier


Verona Miller