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Process fun, but two Wayne seniors happy to sign letters of intent

A long, fun and challenging process ended Wednesday for two Wayne High seniors as they signed letters of intent to participate in college athletics at Wayne State College. At left, Kylie Hammer signs her letter of intent to play college basketball as her parents, Melissa and Scott (seated) look on with Wayne High coach Lindsay […]

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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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Voice of Wayne America — Brazil basketball trip — 08/21/2017

Representatives of he Wayne State College women’s basketball team recently went on a summer trip to Brazil to represent the United States in an exhibition tour. Mike sits down with Wayne State coach Chris Kielsmeier, assistant Kelly Kieslmeier, and players Paige Ballinger and Maggie Schulte to talk about the experience.

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Voice of Wayne America — Wayne Baseball — 07/18/2017

Hank Overin Field in Wayne will be the host site of the Class B Area 5 American Legion Seniors tournament starting this weekend. Mike sits down with Steve Lutt from the Wayne Baseball Association and Seniors coach Robbie Gamble to discuss the upcoming tournament, what it takes to bring a tournament to town and the […]

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Local residents fight Parkinson’s with Rock Steady Boxing at PWC

Randy Pederson (front) and Bob Kenny pound punching bags as part of their Rock Steady Boxing workout at Providence Wellness Center. The program is designed for patients battling Parkinson’s Disease and they work out three times a week at the fitness center. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Three days a week, you can hear the […]

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