Memory Lane

Memory Lane: March 10, 1983
From the March 10, 1983 edition of The Wayne Herald Allen welding team wins competition Several students from the vocational agriculture class at Allen High School took part in the District 3 …
Memory Lane: April 2, 1964
April 2, 1964 — Wayne resident's family escapes earthquake injury Mrs. Wilbur Hall, who had been trying to get word of the safety of her daughter and family in Anchorage, Alaska, since the …
Memory Lane: April 1, 2004
April 1, 2004 — Rats are teaching science at Wayne Middle School They are not exactly a welcome sight in your home, but kids at Wayne Middle School are excited about the rats that are …
Memory Lane: March 29, 1994
March 29, 1994 — Speech team continues winning ways Members of the Wayne High School speech team returned from the state tournament with a third place finish and three individual state …
Memory Lane: March 28, 1974
March 28, 1974 — Forget the classes Allen High students took four days off their regular school schedules last week and participated in what they wanted to do- take minicourses. The …
Memory Lane: March 12, 1964
March 12, 1964 — Devils end drought with state tournament berth Mac's boys are headed for state! It's been three long years since Harold Maciejewski has piloted a club to the State …

Memory Lane, March 11, 2004
March 11, 2004 — Chicken show theme announced 'Lewis and Cluck' has been chosen as the theme for the 24th annual Wayne Chicken Show. Organizers this week announced the theme and released …
Memory Lane: March 11, 1994
March 11, 1994 — 'Devils' draw a crowd A large percentage of the population of Wayne was not home Thursday night. They were in Lincoln dressed in blue and white making noise at Pershing …
Memory Lane: March 11, 1984
March 11, 1984 — New bar hopes for full house The King of Clubs might have an ace in the hole. The management of Wayne's newest cocktail lounge, "The King of Clubs," thinks that "ace" is …
Memory Lane: March 11, 1974
March 11, 1974 — Local teacher competes for national office Don Koenig, elementary and middle school physical education teacher in the Wayne-Carroll School system, is one of two nominees …
Memory Lane: March 5, 1984
From the March 5, 1984 edition of The Wayne Herald Locker life Decorating lockers livened up the Laurel halls this week as the cheerleaders sponsored a locker decorating contest. Students …
Memory Lane: March 5, 1964
From the March 5, 1964 edition of The Wayne Herald  The end of 49 years of service After 49 years of service at Wayne State College, the water tower was brought crashing to the ground …
Memory Lane: March 1, 1994
From the March 1, 1994 edition of The Wayne Herald  College brought soldiers to Wayne "Fifty years ago on March 2, I was one of about 200 men who came to Wayne State College to train …
Memory Lane: February 28, 1974
From the February 28, 1974 edition of The Wayne Herald  The best in the state Winside's Doug Lage and Wakefield's Steve Sorensen proved they are the best in the state in what they do. …
Memory Lane: Feb. 12, 2004
From the February 12, 2004 edition of The Wayne Herald  Mrsny takes proactive approach in job Jason Mrsny of Wayne, is the crime prevention officer at Wayne State College. He graduated …
Memory Lane: Feb. 11, 1974
From the February 11, 1974 edition of The Wayne Herald Give him a few more years It will be quite a while before two year old Matt Peterson will be able to wrestle in high school …
Memory Lane: Feb. 9, 1984
From the February 9, 1984 edition of The Wayne Herald  Presidential birthday Miranda Glassmeyer holds a special card she received on her seventh birthday. Miranda, who has the same …
Memory Lane: Feb. 8, 1994
From the February 8, 1994 edition of The Wayne Herald  'Unsung Hero' declines the recognition Nursing homes and neighbors are the beneficiaries of good deeds by this month's Unsung …
Memory Lane: Feb. 7, 1974
From the February 7, 1974 edition of The Wayne Herald National Caliber National Appaloosa Queen Mary Walsh is spending several days visiting relatives in Wayne before heading for Omaha …
Memory Lane: February 7, 1974
From the February 7, 1974 edition of The Wayne Herald Getting a new look Plans for Hoskins' new downtown look were revealed recently, giving the town board and residents a glimpse of what …
Memory Lane: Feb. 6, 1964
From the February 6, 1964 edition of The Wayne Herald Han School students hold toy store Learning arithmetic comes easier when there is a purpose- such as counting money and making change. …
Memory Lane: January 30, 1984
From the January 30, 1984 edition of The Wayne Herald Herald cast-outs Wayne Herald Pressman Al Pippitt and Ray Murray have something in common these days- leg casts. Murray underwent knee …
Memory Lane: January 30, 1964
From the January 30, 1964 edition of The Wayne Herald World renowned ballet group scheduled to perform at WS One of the world's most celebrated ballet companies, the San Francisco Ballet, …
Memory Lane: January 28, 1994
From the January 28, 1994 edition of The Wayne Herald Snow blows schools closed Wednesday night's snow storm brought four inches of snow to Wayne according to official Wayne weather …
Memory Lane: January 22, 2004
From the January 22, 2004 edition of The Wayne Herald Quite a few cool dudes Retro Night at last Friday's home basketball doubleheader with Wayne State and Northern State at Rice Auditorium …
Memory Lane: January 18, 1994
From the January 18, 1994 edition of The Wayne Herald Looking for air time The Bud Light Daredevils came to Wayne to perform during the Wane State Women's game against Mount Marty. The Bud …
Memory Lane: January 17, 1974
From the January 17, 1974 edition of The Wayne Herald 'Local National Guard unit is a $100,000 industry' Wayne could lose a $100,000 "industry" if the local National Guard Unit is disbanded …
Memory Lane: January 16, 1964
From the January 16, 1964 edition of The Wayne Herald Two Wayne Boy Scouts get Pro Deo et Patria Awards from churches Two Wayne Scouts received the Pro Deo et Patria Award Sunday for …
Memory Lane: January 15, 2004
From the January 15, 2004 edition of The Wayne Herald Allen Band plays in half time of Nokia Sugar Bowl After months and months of fund raisers trying to raise $44,000, the Allen Band made …
Memory Lane: January 12, 1984
From the January 12, 1984 edition of The Wayne Herald Students share their views on one-room schools Country schools hold lots of memories for lots of people. Scattered throughout the …
Memory Lane: Jan. 7, 1974
From the January 7, 1974 edition of The Wayne Herald Wayne High Marching Band prances in streets of Dallas Leading the Wayne High Marching Band down the streets of Dallas during the Cotton …
Memory Lane: Jan. 2, 1964
From the January 2, 1964 edition of The Wayne Herald Church hosts Christmas tea Two long-time county residents honored along with other residents at a Christmas tea at the Dahl Retirement …
Memory Lane: Dec. 20, 1973
From the December 20, 1973 of the Wayne Herald Unique sounds of Christmas The Wayne Senior Citizens band filled the Woman's Club room of the City Auditorium with music Monday, entertaining …
Memory Lane: Dec. 19, 2023
From the December 19, 1963 edition of The Wayne Herald Local great players honored The elite of high school football players in Northeast Nebraska were honored by Wayne State Saturday night …
Memory Lane: Dec. 18, 2003
From the December 18, 2003 edition of The Wayne Herald Former exchange student returns to Wayne After 36 years, Phadet Gawsombat returned to Wayne for a visit. Phadet, who lives in …
Memory Lane: Dec. 6, 1973
From the December 6, 1973 edition of The Wayne Herald Closer to the goal Add another $2,000 to the Wayne High School marching band's Cotton Bowl fund. The contribution came from the …
Memory Lane: Dec. 5, 1963
From the December 5, 1963 edition of The Wayne Herald Professors receive doctorates Three Wayne State professors have joined the doctoral degree ranks: Robert G. Johnson, Arthur Schulze and …
Memory Lane: Dec. 3, 1993
From the December 3, 1993 edition of The Wayne Herald Retired WSC professor joins music hall of fame Former Wayne State College music professor Dr. Raymond Kelton was swept into the …
Memory Lane: Nov. 30, 1993
From the November 30, 1993 edition of The Wayne Herald Odd collection grows in Wayne Seven years ago, a truck driver for Restful Knights found himself in Daytona Beach, Florida with extra …
Memory Lane: Nov. 26, 1973
From the November 26, 1973 edition of The Wayne Herald Laurel man holds onto craft from the past The farrier, an important tradesman during America's youth and essential during the days when …
Memory Lane: Nov. 23, 1993
From the November 23, 1993 edition of The Wayne Herald Third generation farmer wins conservation honor Vince Kniesche wants to spread the credit around. When he was presented with the Wayne …
Memory Lane: Nov. 22, 1973
From the November 22, 1973 edition of The Wayne Herald Bazaar, good place to find gifts, food Hundreds of gift seekers and browsers turned out for the annual Wayne Hospital fall bazaar …
Memory Lane: Nov. 21, 1963
From the November 21, 1963 edition of The Wayne Herald Writers plan autograph party for Wayne author Mrs. Norma Shirck, Wayne, will be honored Sunday afternoon at an autograph party at the …
Memory Lane: Nov. 20, 2003
From the November 20, 2003 edition of The Wayne Herald Final Touch expands operation Complete, with the exception of a 'final touch' to be installed within the next 30 days, The Final Touch …
Memory Lane: Nov. 19, 1993
From the November 19, 1993 edition of The Wayne Herald Turkey Trot Fun Run draws 68 entrants The annual Wayne Turkey Trot Fun Run was held in downtown Wayne with 68 participants running an …
Memory Lane: Nov. 17, 1983
From the November 17, 1983 edition of The Wayne Herald Wayne gets a new parts store A large inventory of parts and speedy delivery out of stock parts are two things being stressed by …