Wayne Aquatic Center Ready For First Full Summer

WAYNE – On this installment of In Focus, we’ll be taking an in depth look at the Wayne Aquatic Center at the beginning of its first full summer of operation. At the end of last summer, the over... Read More

Longtime Winside Teachers Say Goodbye

WINSIDE - Students, faculty and members of the public came to say goodbye to two Winside Public School teachers, Nancy Berns K-12 art teacher and high school science teacher and former wrestling coach Paul Sok. Friday's reception isn't the last of... Read More

Wayne Eagles Celebrates Forty Years Of Serving Community At Wayne Chamber Coffee

WAYNE – The Eagles Club hosted Chamber Coffee Friday morning from their location at 119 Main Street in Wayne. The Eagles Aerie, or the men’s club, and Auxiliary, the women’s club, are a service organization that play an important role in the... Read More

Local Fourth Grade Students Learn About Life On The Farm

WAYNE – Close to 100 elementary students in Wayne County took part in a Nebraska Extension program called Life on the Farm “Bringing Agriculture to Communities”. From the Wayne County Fairgrounds Wednesday morning, 95 fourth grade students f... Read More

Wayne Elementary Students Taught Pollinators Are Needed To Create Food

WAYNE – For the second straight year a group of elementary students from Wayne were able to learn more about pollination and the outdoors. At about the same time as last year in the middle of May, the Youth Pollinator Project took place from Ike... Read More

Bike To School Day, Another Big Hit

WAYNE –  For the third year, Wayne Elementary Boosters hosted their own Bike to School Day, during National Bike Month in May. Friday morning over 100 bicycle riders were made up of elementary students, parents and other adult volunteers. Sa... Read More

Men’s Clothing Showcased At Swans Apparel, Friday Is Customer Appreciation Day

WAYNE – Men’s clothing along with celebrating the two years since Swans Apparel’s grand reopening were the main topics at hand during Chamber Coffee. Friday morning Chamber Coffee was hosted by Swans Apparel, located at 205 Main Street in Wa... Read More

Blair Crowned B-4 District Champions For Girls And Boys, Wayne High Teams Finished Top Five

WAYNE – Grayson McBride and Kylie Hammer took home three first place finishes, a second and third place for Wayne High to qualify for the 2017 NSAA State Track and Field Championships. Thursday afternoon, nine other Class B teams came to Wayne t... Read More

Norfolk Resident Wins Truck Giveaway

NORFOLK, NE — It is Tom Otto’s lucky day. The Norfolk resident received the keys to a new Ford F150 at the Norfolk Menard’s at noon on Friday. Otto was selected as the Grand Prize Winner of the truck after registering for the November 2016 ... Read More