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Voice of Wayne America — Rob Sweetland — 10/10/2017

It’s become an October tradition in Wayne, and the Wayne High softball team kept the tradition going by qualifying for this week’s Nebraska State Softball Championships in Hastings, marking the team’s 15th appearance in the 16 years Wayne High has had a varsity softball program. Mike sits down with the architect of the community’s fall […]

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Wayne High inducts 18 into National Honor Society

The 2017-18 National Honor Society members are (front) Miranda Fehringer, Andrea Torres, Halie Chinn, Jenna Trenhaile, Grace Heithold, Jamie Gamble, (middle) Elizabeth Junck, Sarah Wibben, Kecia Schenk, Cole Hochstein, Colton Spahr, (back) Ky Kenny, Isaiah Longe, Samuel Bruckner, Nathan Burrows, Austin Fernau and Shania Anderson. Not pictured is Kendra Holt. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) […]

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WayneAmerica.com to honor Student of the Week in 2017-18

WayneAmerica.com is pleased to announce that it will begin a Student of the Week campaign in Wayne Community Schools for the 2017-18 school year. The weekly honor is being started by the local website as a way to highlight the achievements and efforts of students in the elementary and junior-senior high schools throughout the upcoming […]

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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 […]

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A week away from home fun, educational for Wayne Close-Up students

Eleven Wayne High students recently returned from a week-long educational opportunity as part of the Close-Up program. Pictured are (from left) Nate Burrows, Sean Hochstein, Jaci Torres, Ky Kenny, Maddy Stenka, Kylie Hammer, Jamie Gamble, Beau Bowers, Ryan Jaixen, Mason Lee and Brennen O‚ÄôReilly. (Contributed photo) Every summer, a group of incoming seniors from Wayne […]

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