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For approximately 20 years KimBerly Hansen has worked with those involved with the Wayne County Court system. Hansen began her work as a records clerk in a temporary position, working with Clerk Magistrate Carol Brown. After the person who previously held the position was unable to return to work,...
The Wayne Chicken Show is right around the corner. Though the celebration will look much different this year, some of the old favorite activities will be observed, including the cement chicken auction on Saturday, Sept. 12.. "We've had a lot of talented artists return their chickens beautifully...
Muralist Dave Loewenstein completed work on "The Illuminated City," on the north wall of the Majestic Theatre in Wayne. The scene celebrates aspects of the community and drive-in movie culture of the past. "It's first, inspired by the location, The Majestic Theatre..." Loewenstein said. "It's...
The city's budget and tax requests for the coming year were set following the passage of resolutions and ordinances at Tuesday's meeting of the Wayne City Council. City Finance Director Beth Porter told the council that the city's property valuation is approximately five percent higher this year...
 Students at Wayne Community Schools will have another option for winter sports following action taken during a special meeting of the Wayne Community Schools' Board of Education on Aug. 27. Superintendent Dr. Mark Lenihan presented information to the board on the cost of adding bowling to the list...
   At approximately 2:15 p.m. this afternoon (Friday, Aug. 28)  the Wayne Volunteer Fire Department responded to a car fire on the Wayne State College campus. Wayne Fire Chief Phil Monahan said the owner of the vehicle was attempting to start the car when the starter apparently stuck, causing the...

Still smiling after 79 years, the happy couple took some photos with family members. The ceremony was held outside in Wayne Countryview's gazebo so that social distancing could be followed.
Not many couples get to celebrate 79 years of marriage, but Clair and Lura Stoakes did just that, and in a big way, with a vow renewal ceremony at Wayne Countryview Care and Rehabilitation on Aug. 21. Residents and staff were dressed up for the ceremony that was officiated by Countryview's...
The Wayne Volunteer Fire Department was called to the Cobblestone Hotel in Wayne at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Monday. A motor on a freezer caught on fire. However, employees at the hotel were able to put the fire out with a fire extinguisher. The Wayne department did use trucks and equipment to...
The Wayne Herald/Morning Shopper will host Chamber Coffee Friday, Aug. 21 at 10 a.m. The public is invited to join the staff for the weekly coffee at the paper's office located at 114 Main Street.

Lied Winside Public Library director Lara Lanphear and Wayne Public Library director Heather Headley updated the commissioners on activities of the county's libraries over the past year.
The Wayne County Commissioners held their second August meeting Tuesday morning from the district courtroom in the Wayne County Courthouse. During the meeting several issues were discussed, including the status of several projects going on around the county. A date for a budget hearing. Wayne...

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