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Lincoln Police Chief Stepping Down 

Lincoln’s police chief is stepping down.William Flagg announced his resignation on Tuesday.He’s been Chief for almost two years, but says it’s time for a change.Flagg says he’d like to eventually get into law enforcement education, so he wants to further his own education by taking classes.He says the Chief’s job is too demanding to allow him to do that, so his last day will be August 25th.Flagg has accepted a temporary patrol deputy position with his former employer, the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office.He says the job will allow him the flexibility to take classes and further his education.Meanwhile, Lincoln town officials have begun the search for a new Chief.