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) […]
WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce our Student of the Week for this week — Wayne High sophomore Cole Hobza. Cole is the son of Ryan Hobza and Cathy Hobza, and was nominated by his band teacher, Alex Wieland. In his nomination, Wieland said that Hobza is an excellent trumpet player and worked hard during the […]
WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce our Student of the Week for this week — Wayne High freshman Natalie Bentjen. Natalie is the daughter of Kim Bentjen and Mike Bentjen, and was nominated by her teacher, Emily Duerst. In her nomination, Duerst said Natalie always has a positive attitude and is very pleasant to peers and […]
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 […]
A new concert series is starting here in Wayne, and Mike sits down with Jill Brodersen, organizer of the first Bressler Fest that gets going this Sunday in Bressler Park here in Wayne America.
Jim Frank, CED of Providence Medical Center, announced the completion of a $2.5 million capital campaign to finish renovations of the hospital. The announcement was made in a news conference in the newly-finished hospital lobby Thursday morning. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) Any time you reach a finish line, it’s cause for celebration. Providence Medical […]
The solar eclipse (pictured) that traveled across the country earlier this week was traveled through Nebraska, and students from Wayne Elementary School were able to see it thanks to a field trip to Central City on Monday. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) It’s not unusual for elementary-age students to take a day out of their […]
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 […]
This week’s Voice of Wayne America podcast focuses on the upcoming eclipse. Mike talks with Dr. Todd Young of Wayne State College and Kaki Ley of State Nebraska Bank about the upcoming historical event and how people can view the eclipse.
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 […]