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Archive | May, 2017

Wayne’s Eagles Club keeps the family atmosphere going 40 years later

Cheryl Henschke (left) and Jan Gamble look over some old scrapbooks from the 40-year history of the Wayne Eagles Club. The club has scrapbooks detailing the club’s history all the way back to its beginnings here in 1977. (Photo by Michael Carnes) The Wayne Eagles Club has been a downtown fixture in Wayne for four […]

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Wayne bank honored by Nebraska Bankers Association for 125 years of service

State Nebraska Bank & Trust received the 125-Year Bank Award from the Nebraska Bankers Association at its annual Awards Luncheon on May 4, 2017, in Omaha.  Pictured receiving the milestone award on behalf of SNB are left to right: Sandy Brown, Kaki Ley, James Nissen, David Ley, Galen Wiser, Matthew Ley, Ron Gentrup, Cindy Brummond […]

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Pulfer honored by Gov. Ricketts at Lincoln ceremony

Wayne High graduate Marta Pulfer receives a certificate from Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts during a ceremony Monday at the State Capitol honoring Nebraska high school students who achieved a perfect score on their ACT exam. (Photo courtesy Wayne Community Schools) Wayne High School graduate Marta Pulfer was one of 17 Nebraska high school students honored […]

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A great IDEA for foundation to help teachers’ needs in Wayne Community Schools

Students in Mrs. Schardt’s culinary class show off utensils for the new Culiary Skills class at Wayne High School. (Photo courtesy Wayne Herald) When Lindsay McLaughlin first came on board as director of the Wayne Community Schools foundation five years ago, she sought advice from other school foundation leaders and happened upon an “IDEA” to […]

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Wayne Athletic Hall of Fame honors two athletes, retiring coach

Inducted into the Wayne Athletic Hall of Fame at Tuesday’s Wayne High Athletic Banquet were (from left) Rocky Ruhl, Monica (Novak) Christie and Brad Hochstein. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Memories of their days competing for Wayne High School and the lessons learned from those who coached them and played alongside them were flowing as […]

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