Memory Lane

Memory Lane: Sept. 23, 1982
From the September 23, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald 'Me and my Teddy Bear' Kindergarteners of Wayne's West Elementary School combined learning fundamentals with fun last week during a …
Memory Lane: Sept. 21, 1972
From the September 21, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Band Day participants drop simple routines Band Days have changed in recent years. Wayne State's annual Band Day Saturday demonstrated …
Memory Lane: Sept. 20, 1962
From the September 20, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald Terrace Hall selects the "Most Aggressive Girl" The fall social season had something new last week at Wayne State as Terrace Hall men …
Memory Lane: Sept. 19, 2002
From the September 19, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Lifetime resident to celebrate milestone For anyone, living to be 100 years old is quite an accomplishment. But, for Willie C. Kay, …
Memory Lane: Sept. 18, 1992
From the September 18, 1992 edition of The Wayne Herald Residents help rebuild home for Louisiana storm victims Two Northeast Nebraska residents are grateful for being given an opportunity to …
Memory Lane: Sept. 15, 1992
From the September 15, 1992 edition of The Wayne Herald Wayne team brings home trophy Residents of Wayne Care Centre captured the trophy for the most medals per number of participants during …

Memory Lane: Sept. 14, 1972
From the September 14, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Weight machine adds 'lift' to WHS The sixth period bell just rang and the halls at Wayne High School quickly filled with bustling …
Memory Lane: Sept. 13, 1982
From the September 13, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald: Mud in your eye? The second annual Berry Hall women's Mud Wrestling tournament drew nearly 20 contestants. Trophies were awarded to …
Memory Lane: Sept. 13, 1962
From the September 13, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald: Bill Schulz ends 42 years with telephone company this month There are many measures of a man's career, but 1,300 telephones make up one …
Memory Lane: Sept. 12, 2002
From the September 12, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Wayne residents traveled to Tanzania Five members of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne recently returned from a mission trip to …
Memory Lane: Sept. 9, 1982
From the Sept. 9, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald Books donated to library The Eagles Auxiliary donated $100 worth of large print books to the Wayne Public Library. The Eagles gave $100 …
Memory Lane: Sept. 8, 1992
From the Sept. 8, 1992 edition of The Wayne Herald Allen effort creates nutrition site There's just no stopping those Allen senior citizens when they set their sights on a goal, especially one …
Memory Lane: Sept. 7, 1972
From the Sept. 7, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Mayor learns of Europe's 'Flower Power' How would you like to visit East Berlin, only to find out that you could be stuck there for the rest …
Memory Lane: Sept. 6, 1962
From the Sept. 6, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald Student gifts flowers from Hawaii A freshman Co-Ed from Hawaii quickly endeared herself to Pile Hall dormitory mates Monday. Reason: Joyce …
Memory Lane: Sept. 5, 2002
From the Sept. 5, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald National Assisted Living Week to be celebrated On Aug. 30, Wayne Mayor Sheryl Lindau signed a proclamation declaring the week of Sept. 8-13 as …
Memory Lane: August 29, 2002
From the August 29, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Senior golf outings held on Mondays Monday, to most, is the worst day of the week. You have to go back to work or start another week of …
Memory Lane: August 28, 1972
From the August 28, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Hangar going up The new six-bay hangar at the Wayne Airport is in the skeleton stage now, but is expected to take shape quickly with the …
Memory Lane: August 25, 1992
From the August 25, 1992 edition of The Wayne Herald Award Honors 'guiding star' Sister Gertrude Wolfer has been with Providence Medical Center since it opened its doors in 1975 and has become …
Memory Lane: August 23, 1982
From the August 23, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald Anniversary celebration is planned by Northeast Station To help celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Northeast Station at Concord, senior …
Memory Lane: August 23, 1962
From the August 23, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald Innovation in highway paint A highway paint made from soybeans is being tested in Wayne to see if it will outlast regular highway …
Memory Lane: August 15, 2002
From the August 15, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Wayne Habitat for Humanity family has been selected Wayne Habitat for Humanity committee members recently selected Charles and Melissa McCoy …
Memory Lane: August 11, 1992
From the August 11, 1992 edition of The Wayne Herald Everything worked The largest number of events and fairgoers and the fewest number of problems was how Wayne County Ag Society president …
Memory Lane: August 10, 1972
From the August 10, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Wayne Woman's cake recipe published "Speechless" is what Mrs. Frank (Marie) Lansing, Wayne, was when she received a card from Elsie W. …
Memory Lane: August 9, 1982
From the August 9, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald Outdoor Mass highlighting St. Mary's Parish centennial celebration With the theme of "A Family of Faith, We Stand in One Spirit," St. Mary's …
Memory Lane: August 9, 1962
From the August 9, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald Free barbecue and Livestock Judging today as Fair opens A free barbecue and a speech by Gov. Frank Morrison will be featured today at the …
Memory Lane: August 4, 1982
From the August 4, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald Ball park named Overin Field A smile began to beam on the face of Wayne coach Hank Overin as Mayor Wayne Marsh announces that the Wayne city …
Memory Lane: August 4, 1972
From the August 4, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Wakefield girl chosen as Queen Jacque Sievers, 17-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Sievers of Wakefield, was crowned Nebraska Polled …
Memory Lane: August 2, 1962
From the August 2, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald Approximately 4,000 attend Winside Settlers' Reunion The reunion was officially launched at 10 a.m. Thursday with a horseshoe pitching …
Memory Lane: August 1, 2002
From the August 1, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald: Wish for 90th birthday comes true Birthday wishes consist of many things for many people but for Eleanor Ellis of Allen, hers was to get a …
Memory Lane: July 29, 1982
From the July 29, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald Work begins on Wayne's 'College Park' Wayne State College students, residents of Wayne and visitors to the city will soon be able to make sue …
Memory Lane: July 28, 1962
From the July 28, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald 4-Hers Busy with fair opening Aug. 8 Whether they are baking a chocolate cake, sewing a wool suit or clipping a calf, Wayne County's 4-Hers …
Memory Lane: July 27, 1972
From the July 27, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Crippen wins Trophy Dash Race Wakefield's Dennis Crippen grabbed his third trophy in four years of stock car racing Sunday night as he won the …
Memory Lane: July 25, 2002
From the July 25, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Mystery trip was a good surprise With anticipation, 34 people embarked on the State National Bank Century Club's annual Mystery Trip. The …
Memory Lane: July 22, 1982
From the July 22, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald County wide crop damage is estimated at $10 million Damage ranging from as little as five percent to 100 percent was reported by local and …
Memory Lane: July 18, 2002
From the July 18, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Chicken Show results released The 2002 Chicken Show is history and organizers have released the names of the winners in various …
Memory Lane: July 15, 1982
From the July 15, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald Replacement ambulance scheduled The Wayne City Council recently declared their intentions to provide up to $25,000 in funding for a new …
Memory Lane: July 13, 1992
From the July 13, 1992 edition of The Wayne Herald Countian plans to save lives A Wayne County employee has come up with a proposal to number section lines throughout the sate of Nebraska, …
Memory Lane: July 13, 1972
From the July 13, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald Cape Wayne launching For excitement, Cape Kennedy had nothing on Cape Wayne last week. Students in Wayne State's aerospace education …
Memory Lane: July 12, 1962
From the July 12, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald Nearly 6,000 help stamp out polio in Wayne County Nearly 6,000 residents of Wayne and surrounding counties received Sabin polio vaccine …
Memory Lane: July 11, 2002
From the July 11, 2002 edition of The Wayne Herald Presentation Contest held in Wayne Six Wayne County 4-H'ers and one Dixon County 4-H'er participated in the 4-H Presentation Contest on July …
Memory Lane: July 5, 1962
From the July 5, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald: Kiwanis installs Gum Ball Machines Kiwanis Gum Ball Machines have been installed in local stores about three weeks ago. These machines sell …
Memory Lane: June 29, 1972
From the June 29, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald: Carroll youth digs summer cucumber jobTerry Nelson, 15-year-old son of Mrs. Marjorie Nelson, Carroll, is starting his own enterprise this …
Memory Lane: June 29, 1972
From the June 29, 1972 edition of The Wayne Herald: Lessmann Family Finishes One, TwoSix inches is a mighty short distance, especially if you are in a race and beat your opponent by that …
Memory Lane: June 28, 1982
From the June 28, 1982 edition of The Wayne Herald: Mini Dairy Princess 1982 crownedThe Mini Dairy Princess contest highlighted the Area Dairy Days celebration held Friday in Laurel. The contest, …
Memory Lane: June 28, 1962
From the June 28, 1962 edition of The Wayne Herald: Peterson is Ordained into Lutheran MinistryDoniver H. Peterson, Wakefield, was one of the 46 young men who were ordained into the ministry of …
Memory Lane: June 28, 2012
From the June 28, 2012 edition of The Wayne Herald: EntrepreneursEach year, the school age children at Rainbow World have a hot dog/Sloppy Joe fundraiser as part of their Entrepreneur …