John Williams sprays kerosene on the unserviceable flags that were part of the opening ceremonies for the 95th annual Wayne County Fair. After 27 years on the fair board and watching the fair grow over the years, Williams said it is time to step down as a board member. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) During […]
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James Felt (right) looks over a cow with judge Dean Steck during the cow/calf show Friday at the Wayne County Fair. Felt got his start in 4-H as a kid and now gives back to the organization with his duties as beef superintendent during the fair. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) It hasn’t been that […]
We all have people in our lives who have helped make a difference in our lives and the lives of others, and a class at Wayne High School is looking to recognize those people here in Wayne County. Stacy Johnson’ Transition English class at the school has put the word out that they are looking […]
What do an in-home daycare provider, an office manager and an assistant to the president of an institution of higher learning have in common? All three are not only passionate about the work they do during the day, but are equally passionate about their in-home direct sales businesses that they run from their homes here […]
One of the attributes that draws people to Wayne America is its generosity to those who are truly in need, and evidence of that is in the shelves full of non-perishable food that the local food pantries in Wayne have available for those needing assistance. Wayne residents and Wayne State College students have a number […]
Our latest edition of Here In Wayne America features some of the stories that have been posted this week.
Deb Finn has been Wayne County’s election commissioner for more than a quarter century, but her involvement in the election process here dates back almost 40 years. Finn is in her seventh term as the Wayne County Clerk, but her hand in counting the ballots Wayne County residents cast dates back to 1978 when she […]