Dr. Robert Krugman (left) is turning over the keys to Wayne Sport & Spine to Dr. Levi Kinney, a 2010 Wayne High School graduate who is excited about being able to return home to start his career. (Contributed photo) After 25 years of chiropractic work in Wayne Dr. Robert Krugman wanted to turn the keys […]
Archive | April, 2017
State Nebraska Bank & Trust has announced this year’s recipients of the SNB Community Scholarship. Selected for the honors is Brittney Hunke, Talesha Conner, and Lindy Sandoz. All three are outstanding seniors at Wayne High School and will graduate in May, then attend Wayne State College this fall. SNB pays for a full year’s tuition […]
Wayne’s downtown businesses are busier than they have been in quite some time, thanks to a growing business community that is seeking to promote downtown. An upcoming Shop Hop event promises a lot of great opportunities for local consumers, and Mark Kanitz sits down with Mike for this week’s Voice of Wayne America to talk […]
Members of the Wayne State women’s rugby team get ready to load up the bus for a trip to Pittsburgh for the National Small College Rugby Organization 7-on-7 championship tournament that runs this weekend. The Wildcats are the three-time defending national champions and the only school to have won the 7-on-7 title since NSCRO began […]
The Wayne High prom royalty included (from left) Hannah Belt, Ashten Gibson, Caitlin Janke, Marta Pulfer, Queen Shanda Lambert, King Tanner DeBoer, Tyler Lutt, RJ Liska, Devan Henschke and Will Anderson. (Photo by Michael Carnes) The senior prom is always a big night for our young ones, and this year was no different as Wayne […]
Here in Wayne America, Earth Day is coming up and the Wayne Green Team hosted this week’s Chamber Coffee at The Coffee Shoppe. Mike chats with Sandy Brown of the Wayne Green Team to talk about the group’s efforts in the community.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and this week’s Voice of Wayne America podcast highlights an upcoming event at Wayne State College that is being hosted by Haven House. Josh Sievers of Haven House sits down to discuss the April 19 event in the WSC Student Center.
Here in Wayne America, the Wayne Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development’s Legislative Committee hosted its annual Legislative Forum on Friday, April 7 in Gardner Hall on the campus of Wayne State College. State Sens. Joni Albrecht and Lydia Brasch were joined by Gov. Pete Ricketts in a 90-minute forum on issues of interest […]
Toni Rasmussen (center) grew up with her parents, Keith and Lonnelle (pictured) and two brothers, attending a one-room schoolhouse before graduating from Boone Central in Albion in 2013. She’ll graduate from the University of Nebraska this spring and already has a job lined up as the new ag instructor and FFA advisor at Wayne High […]
On this week’s edition of Voice of Wayne America, we preview the upcoming Legislative Forum put on by the Wayne Area Chamber of Commerce and Wayne State College. Chamber executive director Wes Blecke sits down with us to preview the upcoming annual event, which will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. in Gardner Hall on […]