The Wayne Green Team invites the community to participate in the annual fall electronics recycling event Saturday, Sept. 23 on the north side of Third Street between Lincoln and Pearl streets, next to the Wayne City Hall parking lot. The event runs from 8-11 a.m., or until the truck fills up, so be sure to […]
John Williams sprays kerosene on the unserviceable flags that were part of the opening ceremonies for the 95th annual Wayne County Fair. After 27 years on the fair board and watching the fair grow over the years, Williams said it is time to step down as a board member. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) During […]
James Felt (right) looks over a cow with judge Dean Steck during the cow/calf show Friday at the Wayne County Fair. Felt got his start in 4-H as a kid and now gives back to the organization with his duties as beef superintendent during the fair. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) It hasn’t been that […]
Adam and Amy Manoucheri (with their daughter, Ella) have been pleasantly surprised with the response their new business has received. AquaPop offers a wide variety of flavored popcorn, classic candies and soda pop, along with other confectionaries that have been a big hit in Wayne in the short time they have been open. (Photo by […]
Dan and Teresa Tiedtke have opened up Highway 15 Salvage Company at 311 Main Street in Wayne, and it’s certainly a family business with their little helpers, including Broderick and twins Myles and Bryn. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Dan and Teresa Tiedtke pictured their retirement years being an opportunity for them to enjoy a […]
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.
The 37th annual Wayne Chicken Show is coming up this weekend, and there are a ton of fun activities that are part of Wayne’s annual community festival. Mike sits down with Irene Fletcher of Wayne Area Economic Development and the Chamber of Commerce to run down some of the highlights of this year’s festivities. Time […]
Thumper is a black rabbit that escaped from his cage at Jodi Slonecker’s house a couple of years ago, but still wanders around the neighborhood and has made friends with some of the residents and their pets, including one neighbor’s cat. (Photo courtesy Jodi Slonecker) Shortly after her family survived the Pilger tornado three years […]
A special edition of Voice of Wayne America this week, as Mike sits down with New York Times bestselling author Robert Tremblay, who was in Wayne this past week to talk about his book “Twenty-Seconds: A True Account Of Survival & Hope.” It’s an interview you don’t want to miss.
The Wayne Public Library is a busy place during the summer, as the Summer Reading Program is happening for both youth and adults. Mike sits down with Julie Osnes, youth services librarian; and Rita McLean, adult services librarian; to talk about the respective summer programs for readers of all ages in Wayne America.