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Wayne Memorial High School Class of 2024 Valedictorians and Salutatorians

Wayne Memorial High School has three valedictorians and five salutatorians this year. Both categories of achievement are determined strictly by cumulative GPA. Valedictorians have GPAs 4.0 and above. Salutatorians have GPAs between 3.93 and 3.99. Meet the Class of 2024...
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Wayne Memorial dedicates new Wall of Honor

By Sarah Shurge – On Friday, May 31st, Wayne Memorial High School had a dedication to their new Wall of Honor. Gwen Fretenborough, Wayne Memorial High School teacher, spoke at the dedication. Fretenborough explained that during the summer of 2023, she attended the Friends...
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Van donated for 29th District Court Work Program

By Sarah Shurge – “The court would like to thank Frazier’s Towing and Jeff Frazier for the donation to the City of Wayne for the use of the Court Work Program to help keep the City of Wayne clean,” said Denise Steffens, Court Administrator at the council meeting. On...
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Sculpture Garden opens at Wayne Memorial

By Sarah Shurge – Some people can see something ordinary and imagine something extraordinary — all it takes is a vision. Where people just saw cement and grass, Lisa Hermann saw an opportunity for her students. “I love gardening and we [Wayne Memorial High School] have this...
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DIA masterpieces in downtown Wayne!

From now through October, discover art reproductions from the Detroit Institute of Arts museum at these six Wayne landmarks: Wayne Public Library / Veteran’s Plaza, Wayne Historical Museum, Goudy Park, Derby’s Alley, Karma Coffee & Kitchen / Books on the Ave.,...
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Legacy Learning Center daycare opens in Wayne

By Sarah Shurge – Legacy Learning Center is bringing affordable and quality childcare to the City of Wayne. “We don’t have any daycares in Wayne, living expenses have gone up, and quality childcare is important, so you don’t have to worry what’s going on...
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WYAA bringing baseball back to Wayne kids

  By Sarah Shurge – Baseball is back in Wayne! During the city council meeting on Tuesday, April 2nd, the City Council approved an agreement between the City of Wayne and the Westland Youth Athletic Association for youth baseball in the City of Wayne. “It’s...
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Early history in Wayne

The area in what is now Wayne was covered by at least six different glaciers over the past million years, with the last glacier melting about 12,500 years ago. Interestingly the great lakes used to be much larger at that time and the shoreline was actually at Wayne. Evidence...
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‘New Year New Me’ Tour coming to Hill Crest Church

Chandler Letner is a skillful artist, songwriter, and producer who spends his time working tirelessly to achieve unpredictable melodies, emotional lyrics, and creative productions. The goal in all that he does is to tell more people about Jesus in the process of making music that...
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Imperial Press celebrates 40 years

By Sarah Shurge – “You name it, we print it. Nobody prints better for less than Imperial Press” is the motto of Imperial Press, which has been providing Metro Detroit with printing services since 1984. Imperial Press celebrated 40 years of business at the beginning of...