State Nebraska Bank & Trust has announced this year’s recipients of the SNB Community Scholarship. Selected for the honors is Brittney Hunke, Talesha Conner, and Lindy Sandoz. All three are outstanding seniors at Wayne High School and will graduate in May, then attend Wayne State College this fall. SNB pays for a full year’s tuition […]
Members of the Wayne State women’s rugby team get ready to load up the bus for a trip to Pittsburgh for the National Small College Rugby Organization 7-on-7 championship tournament that runs this weekend. The Wildcats are the three-time defending national champions and the only school to have won the 7-on-7 title since NSCRO began […]
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and this week’s Voice of Wayne America podcast highlights an upcoming event at Wayne State College that is being hosted by Haven House. Josh Sievers of Haven House sits down to discuss the April 19 event in the WSC Student Center.
Here in Wayne America, the Wayne Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development’s Legislative Committee hosted its annual Legislative Forum on Friday, April 7 in Gardner Hall on the campus of Wayne State College. State Sens. Joni Albrecht and Lydia Brasch were joined by Gov. Pete Ricketts in a 90-minute forum on issues of interest […]
On this week’s edition of Voice of Wayne America, we preview the upcoming Legislative Forum put on by the Wayne Area Chamber of Commerce and Wayne State College. Chamber executive director Wes Blecke sits down with us to preview the upcoming annual event, which will be held Friday at 10:30 a.m. in Gardner Hall on […]
This weekend is Rugby Weekend in Wayne America as the Battle on the Plains prepares for a two-day marathon of games at the Wayne Rugby Park. On this week’s edition of Voice of Wayne America, we talk with Wayne State rugby coach Darrin Barner as final preparations are made for a 72-team festival of rugby […]
After signing his “letter of intent,” Gibson was joined out on the baseball field by his new teammates for a team photo behind home plate at the Chapman Complex. As the newest Wildcat, Gibson will take part in team practices and games as his schedule allows and will be part of the team both during […]
Students from Wayne State College’s campus ministry recently experienced a unique opportunity to help out people in need. The college’s Christian Student Fellowship group paired up with a similar organization on the South Dakota State campus to help the hungry in Sioux Falls for an evening by serving a meal at The Banquet, a non-profit […]
On Feb. 7, Dr. Barbara Engebretsen received the news that she was an alternate for the prestigious Fulbright Global Award, presented by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Three weeks later – she got even better news. The Fulbright scholarship board e-mailed her with news that she was no longer an alternate, but a true-blue […]
Here in Wayne America, Mike is back after spending a few days in Omaha at the state wrestling tournament. He talks about upcoming Wayne High and Wayne State sports and introduces the newest member of his family.