Wayne America

Archive | Arts

She Devils take runner-up at state

The Wayne High She Devils earned a runner-up honor at the Nebraska State Cheer and Dance Championships. Pictured are (front) Emma Walling, Halie Chinn, Josie Thompson, Meghan Battles, (back) Coach Rosa Barragan, Raschelle Ping, Alyssa Chinn, Kelsey Heggemeyer, Kayla Fleming, Maddie Beair, Paige Milliken and Coach Meg Osnes. The Wayne High She Devils dance team […]

Continue Reading

Scenes from Christmas on Main in Wayne America

  Christmas on Main Street was a big hit this year in Wayne America. Temperatures were perfect as the community gathered downtown, enjoying popcorn, peanuts, Christmas caroling and a chance to shop downtown. The parade was a big hit, with Santa Claus making an appearance and a variety of holiday-themed floats rolling south along Main […]

Continue Reading

Dancing calls Winter out of corporate gig, back to Wayne to open new studio

Taryn Winter (center) graduated from Wayne State with the intent of working for a corporation in Minneapolis, but has returned to Wayne to start the Wayne Dance Company. Her teachers are current members of the Wayne High She Devils dance team, including (from left) Maddie Beair, Hallie Chinn, Emma Walling and Alyssa Chinn. (Photo copyright […]

Continue Reading

New WSC art instructor balancing work, passion with Blue Cat Gallery & Studio

Carolyn Albracht stands in one of the rooms of the new Blue Cat Gallery & Studio that recently opened up at 114 W. Third Street in Wayne. The studio opened last week with a showing of local and regional artists called Chickens And Other Signs Of Rural Life. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) When Carolyn […]

Continue Reading

Voice of Wayne America — Wayne County Fair — 07/13/2017

Wayne and Wayne County will be buzzing later this month when the 95th annual Wayne County Fair kicks off July 26. Wayne County Fair Board president Kevin Davis sits down with Mike to talk about what’s new at this fair and what to expect from four days of fair-time fun.

Continue Reading