Changes are on the horizon at the Wayne City Library. Mike talks with longtime Wayne City Library Director Lauran Lofgren, who is retiring at the end of the month, along with new directgor Heather Headley and new Youth Services Librarian Kim Warner about the changes coming up at the library.
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Ransen and Josie Broders stand in the middle of The Beaumont, a new events center they are building on the north edge of Wayne. The couple is excited about the building’s progress and are hopeful to have everything ready to go just in time for the 2018 spring wedding season. (Photo by Michael Carnes) It […]
WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce our Student of the Week for this week — Mason Karsky, a fourth grader at St. Mary’s Elementary. Mason is the son of Jason and Jill Karsky, and was nominated by his teacher, Sara Westerhold. In his nomination, Westerhold said that Karsky is a helpful and caring student who is […]
Got an old computer, TV or video game system that you’ve been meaning to take to the dump? Don’t do that — take it to the electronics recycling collection that is being held by the Wayne Green Team on Saturday. Sandy Brown of the Wayne Green Team talks about this weekend’s recycling effort at the […]
Kessy Hanson rediscovered yoga after moving to Wayne and can be found teaching yoga on the lawn at the Wayne County Courthouse during the twice-weekly Farmers Market. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) A fresh start with her life was something Kessy Hanson was looking for when she and her two young sons moved to Wayne. […]
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.
WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce its first Student of the Week for the 2016-17 school year at Wayne Community Schools. The honor goes to kindergartner Keaton Hall, the son of Brandon and Kirby Hall. He was nominated by his teacher, Lisa Meyer. Keaton is a model student, according to his teacher. He is kind, helpful […]
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 […]
On this week’s edition of Voice of Wayne America, Mike sits down with the Wayne’s new city administrator, Wes Blecke, and the new executive director of Wayne Area Chamber and Economic Development, Luke Virgil, to talk about their new jobs and their experiences in economic development and city administration.
The 2017-18 school year is almost upon us, and Mike sits down this week with Mark Lenihan, superintendent of Wayne Community Schools. They talk about school construction, new faces and the upcoming budget and challenges the district will face.