The Wayne State women’s rugby team is headed back to the NSCRO Final Four and left on a bus for Marietta, Ga. on Wednesday afternoon. Mike stopped by to wish the Wildcats well and talked with coach Darin Barner about the team and their chances for bringing home a sixth national championship. The Wildcats play […]
Archive | November, 2016
Some of the things that we take for granted can mean so much to a small child in another country. Recently, more than 600 shoeboxes full of everything from a pair of socks to a small box of crayons were delivered from Wayne to children in 26 countries all over the world as part of […]
Thanksgiving is upon us, and Mike wants to wish all a Happy Thanksgiving. In case you missed some of the stories we’ve posted recently, he recaps the stories that are online in this video update.
Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo are together again as part of the Wayne High School one-act play production team. The famed Marx Brothers comedy team were the inspiration for the Wayne High one-act performance that they will take to next week’s district competition in Ord, and they put on a hilarious public performance of the […]
One of the attributes that draws people to Wayne America is its generosity to those who are truly in need, and evidence of that is in the shelves full of non-perishable food that the local food pantries in Wayne have available for those needing assistance. Wayne residents and Wayne State College students have a number […]
Our latest edition of Here In Wayne America comes from the Christmas on Main celebration in downtown Wayne. The lights are on and the businesses downtown are decorated as local businesses have decorated their windows. We also have highlights from the parade, so enjoy . . .
Who says crayons and sparkly gel pens are just for kids? A group of adults here in Wayne America are rediscovering lost youth every second Tuesday of the month at the Wayne Public Library and enjoying a quiet evening with a box of Crayolas or colored pencils, coloring pages taken out of coloring books. Whether […]
Does the Monday night sky in Wayne County seem a little brighter than usual? There’s a reason for it – a supermoon. According to lunar scientists at NASA, this supermoon is the biggest and brightest to be seen in the skies in almost 69 years. Another moon of this nature won’t be seen again until […]
Wayne Junior-Senior High School hosted its annual Veterans Day program with a number of local veterans on hand who were honored with the day’s program. Retired National Guard veteran Duane Schroeder was the guest speaker, with several students presenting during the program along with music from the Wayne High School band and the combined junior […]
The races for political office have been decided . . . now what? Mike has some thoughts on where we go from here after a very heated election. (NOTE: Mike was still in Daylight Savings Time mode when he said Friday’s Veterans Day program at the school was at 10 a.m. The program begins at […]