By Lexxi Swanson
Lincoln High came in 2nd this year at the State One Act Competition after bringing home the first place trophy at Districts on Dec. 4, 2014 at Bellevue East. The play was “These Shining Lives,” by Melanie Marnich.
Based on a true story, the play is about women in the 1930s working in a watch factory who get radium poisoning because of exposure to toxic chemicals. They got no help for several years because there were no worker protection laws.
It stood out from some of the other plays in …