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National FFA Week a chance to open new opportunities for Wayne students

Wayne FFA members got a first-hand look at a cow’s digestive system, thanks to Winside Locker, which delivered a ruminant digestive system to the school. (Photo courtesy Wayne FFA Facebook page) It’s one thing to talk about different soil types or a cow’s digestive system. Experiencing those things in real life? That’s something unique that […]

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WayneAmerica.com Student of the Week: Angelica Sarmiento Barreto

WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce our Student of the Week for this week — Angelica Sarmiento Barreto, a freshman at Wayne High School. Barreto is the daughter of Nancy Rodriguez, and was nominated by administrative assistant Deb Daum. Accoridng to Daum’s nomination, Angelica was a big help to the staff during the past week when […]

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FROM THE BLEACHERS — Top 10 sports moments of 2017

As the final days count down and the calendar moves on to another year, it’s always a great time to look back and answer the question “Did anything GOOD happen around here during the past year?” And, of course, the answer as it pertains to sports in Wayne America is — Oh HELL yeah!!! The […]

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NEW FEATURE — Return of The Bleacher Bum

There were smiles through the tears for the Wayne High volleyball team after losing in the district finals Saturday, but what they learned about themselves and their teammates is something that will last long after the tears fall away. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) (PUBLISHER’S NOTE: WayneAmerica.com is starting a new feature, which is actually […]

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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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